ROCKVILLE, MD – The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community (TVAR) in Rockville, Md., announced Jana Broughton as its new Executive Director. Following an executive search, Broughton was selected to take the helm at TVAR effective Jan. 2, 2013.
A native of Michigan, Broughton relocated to Northern Virginia with her husband in the spring of 2012. Most recently she was the Executive Director for Fellowship Square Foundation, a provider of affordable housing for the elderly and disabled in the Washington, D.C.-area.
Broughton, a licensed Nursing Home Administrator, has more than 19 years of administrative and leadership experience in skilled and long-term care settings with MediLodge Group, Inc. in Washington, Mich. In her career she has been a corporate-level specialist, professional speaker, educator, lobbyist, marketing project manager and consultant. She also served a four-year term on the Health Care Association of Michigan’s board as an advocate for senior care.
She has a B.A. in social work and sociology from the University of Michigan in Flint, Mich., and is currently pursuing her M.S. in management and leadership from Walsh College in Novi, Mich. Broughton lives in Fairfax with her husband Jeff and they have three adult children and three grandchildren. They attend Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Herndon, Va.
“Jana has demonstrated leadership throughout her career and is driven by a passion to serve seniors,” National Lutheran Communities & Services’ President & CEO Larry Bradshaw said. “She champions resident-focused care and is known for creating innovative solutions while building a team-oriented environment. With Jana’s expertise and enthusiasm, I have every confidence that she will serve TVAR well.”
About The Village at Rockville (TVAR)
The Village at Rockville—A National Lutheran Community in Rockville, Md., is a CCRC (continuing care retirement community) that offers independent living, rehabilitation, respite, extended nursing care, hospice and coming soon, assisted living and memory support. For more information, visit www.thevillageatrockville.org
About National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS)
Based in Rockville, Md., NLCS is a not-for-profit, faith-based ministry of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America’s (ELCA) Delaware-Maryland, Metropolitan Washington, D.C. and Virginia Synods, serving people of all beliefs. NLCS provides seniors with a variety of lifestyle, residential and health care options through retirement communities in Maryland and Virginia.
Other communities sponsored by NLCS include The Legacy at North Augusta in Staunton, Va.,an independent living rental community offering assisted living services; The Village at Crystal Spring in Annapolis, Md., a new continuing care retirement community – subject to Maryland Department of Aging approval – which will serve as the centerpiece of a multi-generational residential and mixed-use project; The Village at Orchard Ridge in Winchester, Va., a new continuing care retirement community under construction opening in early 2013 with 178 maintenance-free independent living cottage homes and apartments with home-based services, memory care assisted living and nursing care options. For more information about any of our communities, visit www.nationallutheran.org