Meet The Leadership Team
Shelly has been working in assisted living since 2009. She has an associate degree in healthcare administration. Shelly started her career as a caregiver and has worked her way up to her most recent position as Executive Director. Serving seniors is the highlight of her day! Shelly loves making all the residents and family members happy. She has been married for three years and has a wonderful daughter.
Sales & Marketing Director
Tina Galli is our Sales and Marketing Director at Oakview Park. Tina married Jim Galli in 2015 and moved from Greeneville, Tennessee to Simpsonville, South Carolina. Tina applied for a CNA position at Fairview Park in Simpsonville in 2016 and was offered an administrative position due to her experience. While at Fairview Park, she held several positions such as Concierge, Kitchen Aide, and helped with activities before finding her passion as Director of Community Relations. Tina loves working with the elderly and their families. Making the decision to leave your home and come into an assisted living community can be a very difficult decision for some people. Tina has the compassion and understanding to listen to individual needs and help families understand what we can offer their loved one on a daily basis.
Brittany has worked in the healthcare field since 2010 and currently serves as our Lifestyle Director. She has always felt a connection to the elderly and loves bringing joy to their lives every day. Every hug and every smile tells her that she has accomplished something wonderful and meaningful.
John is the Maintenance Director at Oakview Park Assisted Living. He has been with Oakview since December 2018. Prior to coming to Oakview, John worked as a certified arborist, an HVAC service and installation technician, and in construction. He is an ordained minister and loves God. He has been working with seniors for numerous years as a hospice volunteer for various projects. He feels that the Oakview maintenance position should be treated with the same respect and tender care that he would use in caring for his own home. John feels the best part of working with seniors is the opportunity it affords him in helping others. John, also known as “Johnboy”, has a passion for helping others. He loves God, his family, and believes in a close family bond. He is also known for his saying, “it’s all about love.” This shows in all that he does for others.
Memory Care Coordinator
15 years ago, Carrie’s older brother was in an accident and required 24-hour care. That’s where and when she started taking care of people. Carrie worked in the home healthcare field for many years until she arrived at Oakview Park. At Oakview, Carrie started off working as a caregiver, then med tech, and now she is our memory care coordinator. She feels honored to work with the special residents in our memory care. Carrie has three children. Her oldest son Jared is 22, Morgan, her only daughter, is 20, and her youngest son Garrett is eight-years-old. She also has two dogs named Tanner and Zoey. They are just as spoiled as the kids! Carrie grew up on a farm and her favorite pastime was riding horses — it is still one of her favorite things to do!
When Nicole was 18-years-old, she was in a horrific car accident where she broke her hip and was hospitalized for a week. She was treated with such kindness and compassion by the nursing staff in the hospital that she was inspired to go into the nursing field. She graduated from nursing school in 2011 Summa Cum Laude and was a salutatorian of her graduating class. She has been a nurse for nine years and has worked with seniors in different capacities her whole career. Nicole has a true passion for helping seniors and their families.
She started her career in a post-acute rehab setting and worked her way up to be the unit manager for a 46-bed rehab unit. She then accepted a job at a psychiatric hospital where she spearheaded the opening of a geriatric inpatient psychiatry unit. She has been a Wellness Director in assisted living facilities for the past three years, and has been working at Oakview Park since June 2019. She is truly honored to be a part of our residents’ lives. She says that working with seniors has been such a blessing and she is constantly learning from them daily. She is thrilled to be a part of the Oakview family and to care for your loved ones with honor, respect, dignity, and compassion. Nicole is happily married with three wonderful boys, one aged six and twins who are four.
I started my career in a post-acute rehab setting working my way up to be the unit manager for a 46 bed rehab unit. I then accepted a job at a psychiatric hospital where I spearheaded the opening of a geriatric inpatient psychiatry unit. I have been in the wellness director role in assisted living facilities for the past three years. I have been working at Oakview Park since June 2019. I am truly honored to be a part of our residents lives. Working with seniors has been such a blessing and I am constantly learning from them daily. I am thrilled to be a part of the Oakview family and to care for your loved ones with honor, respect, dignity and compassion.
Chef Jeremy Perry was born in eastern North Carolina but was raised in the mountain region of the western part of North Carolina. He began working for a local BBQ franchise where he developed a love for cooking. Shortly after getting married, he decided to make a career of his talents. He began working as a prep cook for the Greenville Marriott. There he learned many techniques and styles under the influence of great chefs. Jeremy worked his way up the ladder, eventually being selected Executive Chef. A short while later, Chef Perry and his family decided to make a change to healthcare. There he was trained under the Regional Chef at Spring Park Assisted Living until he was placed at Oakview Park as the Dietary Director. This is now where he continues to grow and expand his knowledge of healthy diets and living.
Assisted Living Coordinator
Erica has been in the medical field for over 20 years now. Taking care of others is her passion. She started out at Oakmont Nursing in 1990 where she also became a CNA. She worked there for five years until she started a new job at Greenville Memorial Hospital until 2006. She became a phlebotomist and a patient care tech. During July 2006, Erica went to work at Greenville Place Assisted Living Community and worked there until July 2019. Now she is here at Oakview Park Assisted Living! Erica really enjoys the residents, family members, and her co-workers. She has two children, four grandchildren, and one more grandchild on the way.