Leadership Team

Arend Verweij
Executive Director
Angel Salcedo
Culinary Director

Angel has previously worked at Oakwood Village's sister community, Sierra Regency as the head cook for four years. He is very dedicated to what he does and focuses on meeting all the dietary needs of our residents. Angel is responsible for preparing the weekly menu, maintaining compliance with food safety and overseeing the culinary staff. Angel works closely with the residents to maintain culinary satisfaction and also enjoys accepting new meal ideas from residents. He takes pride in what he does and is open to help in any way he can.

Mariah Burrill
Life Enrichment Director

Mariah is the Activities Director here at Oakwood Village, she is responsible for developing and coordinating a successful activity program that engages residents and encourages socialization. Mariah enjoys coming up with new ideas for the monthly calendar. She has always had a love for her elders and was a caregiver many years before joining the Oakwood Village Team. In March 2018 Mariah started working here at Oakwood Village in the Caregiving Department. A year later she joined the Activities Department where she had the opportunity to use her creative side and quickly found her place as Activities in March 2019. Mariah is proud of her position here at Oakwood Village and considers the residents as her extended family.

Amy Stenger
Concierge

As the concierge, Amy gets the opportunity to grow in connection with the residents, family members, and other visitors who come to the community. She loves being able to connect with people on a personal level, as well as professionally because she feels that it helps in developing relationships that could last a lifetime. Being the face that people first see, it is a pleasure and honor for Amy to represent the friendliness and joyful atmosphere of Oakwood Village. She is grateful for her position here at Oakwood, and for being part of this team!

Stacie Litovchenko
Business Office Manager

Stacie is the Business Office Manager here at Oakwood Village and she is very proud to be working here. She is very passionate about helping the residents, residents’ family members, and staff in any way that she can, ensuring that each concern is being heard.

Growing up, Stacie spent a lot of time with seniors, and it is a privilege to be working with them at this time in her life. In 2017 she received a Bachelor’s in Psychology at Sacramento State University, where she studied the Process of Aging and Gerontology.

Stacie looks forward to bringing her experience, knowledge, and love for seniors to this community, and hopefully making a positive difference.

Ryan Risdal
Maintenance Director

As the Maintenance Director, Ryan has been making sure that Oakwood’s facilities are modern, efficient, comfortable and running smoothly since July 2000. With over 25 years in the business of managing facilities for the senior community, he feels a special connection to our residents and takes great pride in making sure everyone stays safe, happy and comfortable. Besides being the go-to-guy who can fix anything, his friendly demeanor and caring smile make him a favorite at Oakwood Village.

Dina Olivas
Housekeeping Director