Bolin Named Executive Director At Garden Plaza At Cleveland

Thursday, May 9, 2019
Garden Plaza at Cleveland, an independent living, assisted living and retirement villa community, is announcing new Executive Director Ken Bolin.
 
“Residents in our community have lived full and fascinating lives; it has been a pleasure getting to know each person and to learn about their experiences,” said Mr. Bolin. “I have also been amazed by our staff and their commitment and dedication to making the days of our residents very special. Our residents and staff have quickly become an extended family for me.”
 
Before stepping into this role, Mr. Bolin worked for Life Care Centers of America for more than 21 years, most recently as Eastern Division controller for the past six years.
 
“Ken has been with the Life Care family for more than 20 years, and he is truly passionate about our mission and vision,” said Rebecca Sturtz, regional director of operations for Garden Plaza’s parent company, Century Park Associates.
“We are excited for him to join us on the Century Park side to lead our Garden Plaza at Cleveland community. We feel truly blessed to have him as our executive director.”
 
Originally from Hampton, Va., Mr. Bolin earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Lee University. He has lived in Cleveland since 1991 and is an active member of North Cleveland Church of God.
 
Mr. Bolin and his wife, Cindy, have two sons, 11-year-old Eli and eight-year-old Ben. 
 
Garden Plaza at Cleveland is located at 3500 Keith St. NW.

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