Tina brought her extensive Hotel and Resort management skills to the Independent Senior Living market in 2020. With many years managing full-service hotels and banquet centers for Wyndham and Hilton in both Metro Detroit and Naples Florida, Tina obtained a Real Estate license in 2007 and began managing Condominium and Homeowner Associations. She particularly enjoyed managing the Senior condominiums and decided to combine her hospitality background and her property management certifications to work with Seniors full time. Tina is very happy to be working with Pomeroy. In her spare time, Tina is a world traveler who loves to explore new places and always uses all her vacation time.
Beginning as a receptionist with the Pomeroy company, Mackenzie then began to learn and love the passion she had for creating an environment for our seniors to live in. Home is a feeling and Mackenzie is passionate about dedicating her time to impact the lives of many of our loved ones.
Mackenzie joined Pomeroy Living in September of 2018 but has come on as the Sales and Marketing director of Rochester Independent in September of 2020.
During Mackenzie’s free time, she enjoys the outdoors and spends her time camping or hiking. Just like her passion for seniors, she has a passion for adventure.
Brandon – creative enthusiast, culinary artist, and whimsical illustrator.
He joins the Pomeroy team as the Executive Chef for the independent living. He has an Associates of Applied Science in hospitality management as well as a Bachelor in Communication Arts from Savannah, GA. Brandon’s accomplishments include opening Blackfinn Ameripub, The Whiskey Six, Levy restaurants with the Detroit Pistons/DTE Music Theater concerts and special catering Whisk & Chop.
When not in the kitchen, he enjoys working on his vibrant artwork, concerts, bowling, and outdoor nature adventures.
Brandon is excited to come on board for this next professional career opportunity and give the residents perfected quality food.
Julie Turnes was born in Detroit, MI. She was raised by her parents Thomas and Patricia Edgeworth and is one of 5 siblings. Julie has three sisters, and one brother. Julie has been married to her loving husband, John, for 26 years but does not have any children. Rather, they have adopted two female cats.
Julie has been in the property management industry for approximately 9 years and then transitioned into the senior living field. She has over 23 years’ experience in the Senior living industry and is currently working as a Director of Activities for Independent seniors. She likes to find what their passion for life is and give them a sense of purpose.
Julie enjoys hiking, swimming, biking, exercising, kayaking, and traveling to the Caribbean Islands with her husband and friends. She is very enthusiastic, loves to make others laugh and, overall, just loves to have fun. Julie feels blessed each day that the Lord has given her the chance to give back to others to enjoy life to its fullest.
Before finding a passion in housekeeping, Becky had started out her career as a caregiver for the senior population over 18 years ago. She has a passion for making our residents happy in their home environment and she goes over and beyond to exceed her goal. Becky has been with Pomeroy Rochester since 2016 and is the housekeeping supervisor. In this role, she has gained the experience and knowledge after being a manager in the housekeeping industry for almost 18 years. Becky is honored to be apart of the Pomeroy family and plans to retire with the company when the time comes.
On her down time, Becky enjoys many extracurricular activities such as shopping, exercising, and camping. She is also a big decorator and loves animals. If she had to pick one , her favorite animal would be dogs.
Mike had originally started his career as a line cook in July of 2015. He has been with the Pomeroy company for 5 ½ years where he was then transferred into the maintenance department about 1 ½ years ago. From that point on, Mike made it his priority to make sure that the needs of our residents were met when it came to anything related to his department. His knowledge and dedication in the field create a positive environment for the residents and a job well done.
In his free time, Mike can be found continuing his education in order to pursue his Bachelor’s Degree in graphic design. He is also an automotive enthusiast, sports fan, tech junky, and a lover of being outdoors.
Lori joined the Pomeroy family as Lead Receptionist bringing with her a background of Sales and Administrative support experience. Her background has taught her how to multi-task and to always consider what might be next. Lori enjoys working with the Senior population and looks forward to growing her career with Pomeroy. When Lori is not at work, you will find her traveling, boating the Great Lakes or enjoying Northern Michigan.