Denise Dombroski – Licensed Administrator
Denise joined The Williams Home, Inc. in 2006 and has been an essential part of the Administrative Team. She brings over 28 years of supervisory and human resource experience. She began her career at The Home as Bookkeeper, then Assistant Director. In January, 2013, she earned her Virginia Administrator’s License becoming the Administrator in March 2013. One of Denise’s primary goals is to provide a safe and secure environment for the ladies. Another goal is to ensure that our founder, Mr. Williams’ vision is met by providing a non-profit home for ladies. The residents, their families and staff know that her door is always open for questions, comments and suggestions. She is committed to resident satisfaction and supports the strong history of The Home’s success in the Lynchburg community. We strive to provide a pleasant, worry-free environment in which to work and live.
Cynthia Bradshaw- Director of Nursing / LPN
Cynthia has been employed with The Home since 2012 quickly earning the position as Director of Nursing in 2013. Cindy brings more than 18 years of experience in the healthcare industry starting as a CNA then earning her Licensed Practical Nurse Certificate. It has always been her passion to help others especially the geriatric population. She is the right-hand person to the Administrator and enjoys the one-on-one relationships with each Williams Home lady.
Debbie Aschenbach – Director of Maintenance
Debbie was hired in 2015 and brings over 34 years of supervisory experience in the utility business. Her award-winning career has given extensive knowledge in responding to emergency situations, safety implementation, technical training, along with electrical and mechanical leadership. Some of her certifications include OSHA, Universal Certification in HVAC, and Refrigerant Installation. She oversees every day and special projects to maintaining The Home daily. She takes great pride in her work and enjoys spending time with the ladies.
Brandi Evans – Administrative Assistant
Brandi was originally hired as a Receptionist in 2012. Proving to be an asset to The Home, she worked closely with the Administrator. In 2016 she was then awarded the Administrative Assistant position. Brandi’s responsibilities include new hire and on-going safety training for both residents and staff, inventory control, maintaining resident and staff files, staff correspondence and all aspects of office administration. Brandi gets great satisfaction working here at The Home, she says “It’s like having 30+ grandma’s”.
Cindy Phelps – Activity Director / LPN
Cindy is a qualified Activity Professional through the VA Health Care Association/VA Center for Assisted Living. She has extensive experience in Assisted Living and Long Term Care activity planning. In 2015 she successfully earned her Licensed Practical Nurse Certificate and in addition, works as an LPN for The Home. Cindy enjoys encouraging the ladies to participate in all activities and outings. The ladies along with Cindy are always on the “go”. From preparing daily activities to special events and holiday decorating, she brings much creative talent. The closeness and bond that Cindy has with the ladies provides for a great atmosphere.
Dorothy Benjamin – Resident Care Coordinator/RMA/CNA
Dorothy is a long-time employee at The Home since 2007. She was originally hired as a Certified Nursing Assistant. She later earned her Registered Medication Aide Certificate. Dorothy became a part of the Administrative team in 2013. Dorothy wears many hats from transporting the ladies to being a part of the nursing and Administrative team. She enjoys spending time with the ladies, talking about their lives.
Cathy Greene – Bookkeeper
Cathy has been the Bookkeeper for The Home since 2016. She is responsible for accounts payable, receivables, payroll taxes, insurance and financial planning. Cathy began her career as an Industrial Microbiologist and Quality Engineer. She has raised three children and started a second part-time career as a Financial Secretary for churches and non-profits. Being part of The Williams Home community of residents and employees, working together for the mutual benefit, has been a unique experience for Cathy and she plans to continue for many years.
Sheila Peters – Marketing Director
Sheila has been associated with The Williams Home since 1990. Her background is in Social Work; Adult Protective Services which then led her to working in a residential setting. Sheila’s first introduction to The Williams Home was attending a meeting of local Administrators. She remembers saying “wow” when she first stepped into the foyer. From the happy, gracious ladies to the beautiful furnishings and the obvious loving care provided, Sheila knew The Williams Home was where she wanted to work. When the position became available, Sheila was hired as the Assistant Administrator and soon thereafter became Administrator. She retired in 2010. Several years later, Sheila had the opportunity to return as the Marketing Director. She finds it a joy helping a lady discover her new home!