tropNancy Rodriguez (on the right)
Nancy Rodriguez is the administrator of Alden of Old Town East, Alden of Old Town West, Alden Springs and Alden Trails. She began her career in health care as a certified nursing assistant and later obtained her long-term care certificate and became licensed as a Nursing Home Administrator in 2003. Nancy has over 30 years experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities of all ages, from infant to adult. She has extensive experience as an administrator at skilled nursing facilities for seniors as well as adolescents and adults with developmental disabilities. Nancy prides herself on her hands-on approach as it pertains to her leadership style.
Heather Parris (on the left)
Heather Parris is the Facility Manager of Alden of Old Town East and Alden of Old Town West. She graduated from Western Illinois University with a bachelor’s degree in English. After graduation, Heather began working three part-time jobs, one of which involved working with individuals living in a mental health facility. Soon after, Heather developed a passion for case management, working to improve the lives of others. Today, Heather works closely with the residents, family members, facility staff, physicians and outside service providers to ensure the residents’ utmost quality of life and to meet the physical, emotional and social needs of the individuals who reside at her facilities.