Cypress Cove Events
July 11, 2022
Cypress Cove Fall 2022 Scholars

Cypress Cove Awards 22 Scholarships to Employees and Their Dependents Totaling $44,000

FORT MYERS, Fla. (July 11, 2022) Cypress Cove’s scholarship committee has awarded a total of $44,000 in Fall 2022 educational scholarships to 22 employees and dependents of its South Fort Myers life plan community. The recent scholar selections mark 182 total scholarships awarded since the program’s inception in 2018. Each scholarship is $2,000. “Cypress Cove’s […]
July 8, 2022
Lynn Huber Cypress Cove Transitions of Care Manager

Cypress Cove Transitions of Care Manager Recognized as Employee of the Year

Lynn Huber Receives Employee of the Year Award From Florida Senior Living Association (FSLA) Lynn’s coworkers were delighted to nominate her for the FSLA awards program. Here are just two letters of recommendation nominating the Transitions of Care Manager with a larger-than-life personality for this coveted award: It is an honor and privilege to write […]
July 5, 2022

Accounting Career Adds Up to Priceless Global Adventures

By Cove Currents Resident Donna Miceli To say that Bob and Peg Kleckner were world travelers would be a serious understatement. During his long career with an international accounting firm Bob traveled to 54 different countries. “My job required a lot of international travel and Peg was good enough to come with me,” he commented. […]
June 30, 2022
Cypress Cove salad robot for staff

Cypress Cove Provides Staff with Fresh Customizable Salads Via Fresh Food Robot at No Charge

Sally the Robot offers a safe, contactless ordering experience 24/7 Staff at Cypress Cove enjoy custom salads at any hour from Sally, the fresh food robot. Sally works alongside Cypress Cove’s culinary services to provide free healthy meals for employees through robotic technology that assembles made-to-order salad bowls 24/7. “Sally provides a fun, engaging way […]
June 27, 2022
Cypress Cove Resident Services Manager Stephen Smutak

Cypress Cove Welcomes Resident Services Manager

FORT MYERS, Fla. (July 27, 2022) Cypress Cove has welcomed Stephen Smutak as Resident Services Manager. He will be responsible for assisting independent living residents and their family members through the transition process to a healthcare setting and offer non-medical support. Smutak has extensive and well-rounded experience in social services, counseling, behavioral health and more […]
June 24, 2022
Kim Scott Director of Nursing

Women In Leadership – Kim Scott, Director of Nursing

In this Women in Leadership video, Director of Nursing Kim Scott describes how she grew her career at Cypress Cove. Read more about Kim in this blog post.  
June 22, 2022
JEFF DUNKLE

Cypress Living Announces Addition of Vice President, Financial Services

FORT MYERS, Fla. (June 22, 2022) Cypress Living announces the promotion of Jeff Dunkle, Director of Financial Services at Cypress Cove, to Vice President of Financial Services for Cypress Living. In his new role, Jeff will have direct accountability and oversight for the financial services of Lee Healthcare Resources and its subsidiaries. Prior to accepting […]
June 17, 2022
Cypress Cove Kim Scott Lisa Wright with students and staff 6.8.22

Cypress Cove Nursing Director Receives Multiple Recognitions

Kim Scott honored for excellence and workforce development FORT MYERS, Fla. (June 13, 2022) Cypress Cove’s Director of Nursing Kim Scott, RN received two outstanding recognitions at the beginning of June, one a state-wide award for excellence in nursing administration and the other a local recognition for healthcare career development. On June 3, 2022, she […]
June 6, 2022
Pettichords web

The Worldwide Travels of the Pettichords

By Cypress Cove Resident Marcia Goldberg Ken and Pat Pettichord take you on a whirlwind tour of countries and experiences while telling of their lives prior to landing at Cypress Cove in July 2020. Both were born in the State of Washington, Pat in Seattle and Ken in Pullman, on the Idaho border. Their high-school […]