Michelle Grunsted of Fort Myers has been appointed Assisted Living Manager at Cypress Cove, a life plan community located on the south Lee County HealthPark Florida campus complex.

Ms. Grunsted, who until recently served as admissions coordinator at The Lodge (Cypress Cove’s skilled nursing facility), holds a degree in healthcare administration and management. She also is a licensed Practical Nurse.

In her new role, she is primarily responsible with overseeing staffing, staffing scheduling, programming and training of personnel at both The Inn and at The Cottage.

A Southwest Florida native and mother of two children, she started her career with Cypress Cove working as a floor nurse at The Lodge.