Whether it’s a shoulder to cry on or endless jokes, our caregivers each bring their unique personality to the community, offering residents a well-rounded human experience. They’re dedicated to learning about each resident and building a trusted relationship to better understand their daily and long-term wants and needs. This practice of personalized care makes it easier to reach the goals our residents set for themselves.
Even from a young age, nursing homes have always been a part of Gary Still’s life. He understands what it takes to provide quality care for our seniors, while keeping respect and compassion for both residents and staff top-of-mind. His sincere commitment to caring for people is evident in everything he does.
In addition to over 10 years of work experience in long-term care, Gary holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Arkansas State University and is a member of the Rotary Club and the National Honor Society.
As the Director of Nursing, Samuel Quarles strives to treat each resident and staff member as if they were family. This philosophy, along with his compassionate and nurturing nature, makes Samuel a valuable asset to the Pleasant Valley Team.
Samuel’s extensive and well-rounded career in healthcare includes experience as a CNA, Memory Care Director, and Health and Wellness Director. An alumnus of Delta State University, Samuel is also a member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society for Nurses.
Laura Webb, LPN, brings over 25 years of long-term care experience to Pleasant Valley. With a passion for making a difference in residents’ lives, Laura enjoys building relationships with residents and their families. She holds a special place in her heart for the senior generation because of loving memories of her grandparents.
From personal experience, Laura understands that the transition to a nursing home can be tough, and this has been a motivating factor to help residents and families with love, kindness, and patience.