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.
Dedicated, trustworthy, and compassionate, Steve Hudgens’ mission has always been to elevate nursing home care to the highest standard through person-centered principles and thoughtful leadership. He understands the importance of getting to know people on a deeper level – whether it’s with residents, families, or staff – to provide true care and personal assistance.
A strong advocate for our elders, Steve has over 20 years of experience in long-term care and comes from a large family of caregivers. In addition to being a licensed nursing home administrator, Steve is passionate about giving back to the local community and has been an active volunteer with JDRF for over 10 years.
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.