Business and Professional
April 30, 2015
The Buckingham senior living community has named Jarred Richardson director of plant operations. The announcement was made by Julie Fenske, executive director of The Buckingham.
"Having worked for a sister community through our sponsor organization Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation (SQLC), Jarred brings quality work experience and strong values to the Buckingham team," said Fenske. "The Buckingham is in the middle of an expansion, so his expertise will be needed as our community grows."
Richardson has more than a decade of experience and has worked at sister community The Barrington of Carmel in Indiana as director of plant operations. His role involved supporting the day-to-day maintenance needs of the community as well as working with contractors and vendors, planning community improvement projects and training staff. At The Buckingham, Richardson will have additional responsibilities, including management of maintenance and landscaping for the Houston community.
"I'm excited to start this new career journey with another wonderful SQLC community," said Richardson. "With the great team that is already established at The Buckingham, I believe we will be able to take the community to the next level."
Originally from Garland, Texas, Richardson attended trade school for HVAC, where he acquired his EPA Universal HVAC license, HVAC Tech 1 certification and ICE Certification.
ABOUT THE BUCKINGHAM
The Buckingham, a Masterpiece Living community, is Houston's premier life care senior living community located in the heart of the Memorial neighborhood. Situated on a 17-acre site along Buffalo Bayou at 8580 Woodway Drive, The Buckingham offers resort-style services and amenities for active, independent seniors, as well as all levels of health care services on-site at The Plaza at The Buckingham. The community features 205 independent living residences; 42 private assisted living apartments; 16 private memory support apartments; and 60 private skilled nursing suites.
The Buckingham is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit senior living community sponsored by Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation (SQLC), a Texas-based nonprofit organization that sponsors sister communities Edgemere in Dallas, Querencia at Barton Creek in Austin, The Stayton at Museum Way in Fort Worth, Mirador in Corpus Christi and The Barrington of Carmel in Indianapolis. For information visit www.buckinghamhouston.com, or call (832) 426-1372.
Images courtesy of The Buckingham
Image 1: Jarred Richardson