Our Team

Wendell Torrey, Administrator
Wendell Torrey, Administrator. Hallmark Senior Living Kalamazoo, MIWendell was born and raised in West Michigan.  He served in the Air Force for six years.  After leaving military service he started his healthcare career as an orderly, then a nurse assistant at Valley Memorial Home in Grand Forks, North Dakota.  Wendell earned his Bachelors of Science Degree in Health Care Systems Administration from Ferris State University while working in various positions within the Nursing Facilities.  Wendell has been a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator for over twenty years including seven years of Multi-Facility Management Experience.  He currently lives in South East Grand Rapids with his wife of over 26 years, Sarah.  They have three grown children; Jacob  (24 years old), Arianna (22 years old) and Isaac (19 Years old).

Carol Lindauer, Business Office Manager
Carol Lindauer: Hallmark Senior Living Kalamazoo, MICarol Lindauer has worked in various aspects of the revenue cycle over the past 25 years starting at Battle Creek Health System as a Billing Specialist, then being promoted to Supervisor Of Physician & Occupational Therapy Billing. She was promoted again to Manager of Patient Accounts overseeing all billing and follow up for Facility and Professional Billing. Carol has been the Business Office Manager at various Skilled Nursing Facilities and enjoys helping others with Medicaid Applications and assisting families with insurance questions. She has been married for 38 years, has one granddaughter and two dogs.

Monica Sears, Admissions/Marketing
Monica Sears: Hallmark Living Kalamazoo, MIMonica Sears grew up in the small town of Centreville, MI and has two amazing children, Rheanna and Drake. She started off as a CNA, then transitioned to scheduler, medical records, activities and now admissions/marketing. Monica loves building relationships with the residents and their families and having the ability to make a difference in someone’s life. In her free time she enjoys reading,  spending time with family and friends and car karaoke.

Danielle Hasan, Guest Services
Danielle Husan: Hallmark Living Kalamazoo, MIDanielle has worked in Healthcare for 12 years. She started off in Dietary, then went to work in cardiac short stay as their care center coordinator and in medical records as a health information specialist. She’s currently a receptionist at Hallmark Living. In her free time she loves to hang out with her friends and family and loves to help others.

Sheri Gile, Social Services
Sherri Gile, Hallmark KalamazooSherri Gile has been in Social Services for 34 years. She’s Certified in Validation Therapy and Mandatory abuse reporting. To Sherri, her family is everything and she absolutely adores her delightful grandchildren. In her spare time, Sherri enjoys reading and crocheting.

Kim Shafer, Human Resources Liaison
Kim Shafer: Hallmark Senior Living, Kalamazoo, MIKim Shafer has worked in long-term care for 15 years. She has worked as a Unit Clerk, Medical Records Clerk, Staffing Coordinator and currently as Human Resource Liaison for Hallmark Living Kalamazoo. She finds it extremely rewarding to work with people and assist in meeting their needs.

Jennifer Sladovnick, Director of Rehabilitation Services
Jennifer Sladovnick: Hallmark Senior Living, Kalamazoo, MIJennifer Sladovnick has been a Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) for over 15 years. As an SLP, she assesses, diagnoses, treats and prevents speech, fluency, language, social communication cognitive communication, and swallowing disorders. She has also held the position of Director of Rehabilitation at Hallmark Living Kalamazoo for the last 12 years.

Jennifer Walters, Activities Director
Jennifer Walters: Hallmark Senior Living, Kalamazoo, MIJen Walters has worked in Recreation and Life Enrichment for 13 years. Most of her career focus has been in dementia and memory care.  She loves playing cards and games. She feels very fortunate to have a wonderful Activities team to help meet the needs of our unique clientele. Outside of work she enjoys being outdoors, in the woods, and spending time with her family.

Terri VanDeraa, Dietary Supervisor
Terri VanDeraa: Hallmark Senior Living Kalamazoo, MITerri VanDeraa grew up in Leonidas, Michigan. She met and married her husband of 30 years in Three Rivers, MI and they have two children, David and Kody. Terri enjoys fishing on the great lakes, horseback riding and get-togethers with family. She has been in the food service business for over 30 years and loves getting to know the residents and their life stories. Terri takes great pride in providing outstanding customer service and feels that ‘together we can and do make a difference everyday.’

Crystal Davis, Housekeeping & Laundry Supervisor
Crystal Davis: Hallmark Senior Living Kalamazoo, MICrystal Davis, is the Housekeeping and Laundry Director here at Hallmark Living of Kalamazoo. She is 39 years old, married and has three adult sons. She has worked in the healthcare field for 16 years and is extremely happy to be a part of the Hallmark Living team.

Shane Schipper, Maintenance Director
Shane Schipper has worked in the KalamazooShane Schipper: Hallmark Senior Living, Kalamazoo, MI community for over 18 years, first as a CNA, then as Environmental Director and currently as the Maintenance Director for Hallmark Living Kalamazoo, with experience as an Army Light Wheel Vehicle Mechanic. He is passionate about repair, whether it’s helping our residents get well or fixing the equipment needed to help our residents. When he’s not at work, he’s probably snowboarding, scuba diving or experimenting on some helpless computer or guitar.

Hallmark Living Kalamazoo

3625 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
Tel: (269) 375-4550