Abbey Blackwell

Abbey Reach
Executive Director
Abbey Reach has over 8 years’ experience in the senior living industry. She attended the University of Montevallo, where she was a member of the Chi Omega sorority, and Jefferson State Community College. Abbey has an Associate in Applied Science Degree as a Medical Support Specialist, a certificate as a Medical Office Assistant, and obtained her Assisted Living Administrator’s License for the State of Alabama in June of 2010. Abbey was a vital part of a startup facility, serving as the Business Office Director and was quickly promoted into the role of Administrator. Working with seniors has become a passion for Abbey, there is always something to be learned which makes every day fulfilling.

Cheryl Case

Cheryl Case
Activities Director
Cheryl has been a part of the Sunrise Ridge team since June of 2012. She first began as a Caregiver and was promoted to Resident Care Manager, then took over as Activities Director. She has lived in the Trussville area her whole life, graduating from Hewitt Trussville High School in 1978. She solely plans our activities calendar every month while striving to plan activities to engage as many residents as possible on a daily basis. She loves sitting with the residents and hearing about their life experiences and memories.

Lisa Jones

Lisa Jones
Director of Nursing
Lisa Jones has over 18 years’ experience in healthcare and over 6 years’ experience in the senior living industry. She obtained her Associate’s Degree in Nursing from Wallace State Community College and her Licensed Practical Nursing license in 2003. She has extensive experience in the following areas: Hospital setting, Hospice, Oncology, Rehabilitation, Surgical, Orthopedic and Gynecology and now is our Director of Nursing. Lisa oversees our 45-50 residents and their medical needs and has since April of 2011. She develops care plans; monitors weight loss, medication changes as well as overseeing Nursing and Caregiving staff. Lisa has learned that out of all her nursing endeavors working with seniors has been one of the most rewarding.

Nicole Davis

Nicole Davis
Dietary Director
Nicole Davis has foodservice experience in Management and Restaurants. Nicole is also ServSafe certified and manages the dining room staff at Sunrise Ridge as well as coordinating menus with our dietitian consultant. She graduated from Ragland High School in 2004 and currently lives in Steele with her two children-Nathan and Zackary. Nicole came on board with Sunrise Ridge in August of 2016 and was quickly promoted to our Dietary Manager.


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