Cypress Cove Events
April 11, 2022
Cypress Cove Skills Week For Retirement Community Clinical Staff

2022 Skills Week a Success

Cypress at Home, Cypress Cove and Cypress Living teamed up to provide a week-long skills clinic in March for all Cypress clinical staff. More than 200 team members participated to complete their annual state competencies required for all skilled nursing and home health professionals. Although not required by the state, assisted living staff participated to […]
April 5, 2022
Retirement Community Staff Member Richard Morales

Staff Profile: Richard Morales, IT Desktop Support Technician

Richard Morales in the IT department has worked his entire career at Cypress Cove. He did not start out in IT, but he always knew that it was where he wanted to be. The self-taught tech guru we have all come to depend on for our computer issues (and phone issues and printing issues and […]
April 5, 2022
Cypress Cove Luxury Retirement Welcomes Scott Berry Director of Facilities

Cypress Cove Welcomes New Director of Facilities

FORT MYERS, Fla. (April 5, 2022) Cypress Cove luxury retirement and life plan community has welcomed (Raymond) Scott Berry as director of facilities following the retirement of Peter Haight. Berry is a seasoned professional with broad-ranging experience in facility management, including building construction, property maintenance, risk assessment, and quality assurance. “I was drawn to the […]
March 24, 2022
Cypress Cove Jennifer Porr Assistant Director of Facilities

Staff Profile: Jennifer Porr, Assistant Director of Facilities

Assistant Director of Facilities Jennifer Porr arrived at Cypress Cove with outstanding credentials, and she continues to pursue excellence in everything she does. The secret to this rising leader’s success? Attitude! “You have the power to make every day a great day by maintaining a positive attitude, regardless of the challenges the day may bring,” […]
February 21, 2022
Cypress Cove IT Director Chris Stalbaum Performs for Residents on Lobby Piano

Innovative Upgrades at Cypress Cove Led by Chris Stalbaum

Chris Stalbaum and his wife moved from Northwest Indiana, where he was a school IT administrator, to their new home in Southwest Florida in January 2021 when Chris started his new job as IT Infrastructure Manager for all Cypress companies. Since that time, he has been the team lead for many successful major technology infrastructure […]
February 14, 2022
The Lodge Skilled Nursing Florida Residents and Staff

Life in The Lodge at Cypress Cove: Going Beyond Bingo

  The amazing staff in The Lodge at Cypress Cove go out of their way every day to make life special for skilled nursing residents. From holiday crafts to live musical entertainment to special requests from family members, every day is worthy of a celebration! The activities team in The Lodge understands that each resident […]
February 7, 2022
Cypress Cove Scholar Assisted Living Manager

Cypress Cove Scholars: Assisted Living Manager Kim Anderson-Rieara and Son Kamani Anderson

Kim is the manager over assisted living at Cypress Cove. She is utilizing the Cypress Cove scholarship and tuition assistance programs to help offset the cost of pursuing a master’s degree in healthcare administration through Rasmussen University. Her son Kamani is also a Cypress Cove scholar, studying sports management at West Virginia Wesleyan College, where […]
February 3, 2022
Cypress Cove Fort Myers Scholar Travis Whiddon

Cypress Cove Scholar: Former Cook Travis Whiddon

While we would love for all our scholarship recipients to work at Cypress Cove forever, we understand that their career goals may take them away from senior living. We recently caught up with Travis Whiddon, geotechnical engineer at Universal Engineering Sciences, to see how he is doing. Travis worked at Cypress Cove full time as […]
January 26, 2022

Cypress Cove Scholar: Tily Sayeh, LNHA, Assistant Skilled Nursing Facility Administrator, 10 Years of Service

What started as a part-time job in dining services as a teenager 10 years ago for Tily Sayeh has led to a rewarding career in health care administration. Tily, now a licensed nursing home administrator (LNHA), recently completed the rigorous administrator-in-training program through the Florida Board of Nursing Home Administrators and upon completion became Cypress […]