Meet Our Team
The View Ridge Care Center Management Team
Christian Rinehart Bio
In January 2021, Christian joined the View Ridge Care Center team as its Administrator. Bringing with him nearly a decade of leadership experience in the skilled nursing facility setting, he is responsible for overseeing all facility operations, including monitoring its compliance with State and Federal regulations, leading staff and personnel management, monitoring financials and reporting, and addressing and resolving any conflicts or issues that pertain to the facility and its residents.
Christian received his bachelor’s degree in Health Service Administration with a specialization in long-term care from Eastern Washington University. Prior to his arrival at View Ridge Care Center, he gained valuable experience working as a certified nursing assistant, restorative aide, and finally as an Administrator-in-training.
In his free-time, you can often find Christian cooking and going to a variety of events, including movies and plays. He also enjoys playing board games with friends and going on hikes with his family. He resides in Everett with his girlfriend, Vanessa, and their daughter, Lyrah.
Director of Nursing
Lynda Springman Bio
Bio coming soon!
Marquita Curry, BSN, RN
Staffing Coordinator & Infection Control Specialist
Marquita Curry Bio
Having grown up within the long-term care industry, Marquita first joined the View Ridge Care Center family in January 2019 where she oversaw human resources and payroll duties for the 70-bed skilled nursing facility. With seven years of Certified Nursing Assistant experience and a Bachelor of Nursing already under her belt, she rose through the ranks quickly and relocated to the Medicare/Rehabilitation Unit as its RN. Marquita held this position for a year before being promoted again to her current position as Staff Development Coordinator and Infection Control Specialist. In this capacity, she is responsible for overseeing the orientation process for all new hires, she conducts quarterly skills fairs for nursing staff, educates and offers in-services for all staff, provides annual reviews for facility CNAs, tracks immunizations, and coordinates the building’s antibiotic stewardship and infection control programs.
Prior to joining View Ridge, Marquita was a social worker and front desk receptionist at another area skilled nursing facility for two years.
Marquita received her Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in Business and Health Sciences in 2016. She received her Bachelor’s in Nursing from Northwest University in 2018 and became Nursing Home Infection Preventionist certified in 2020.
In her free-time, Marquita enjoys singing, cooking, camping, and traveling. She has a wonderfully close relationship with her mother, who happens to be employed at a nearby sister facility, and she loves spoiling her nieces and nephews. She has a large extended family who are all special to her.
Director of Rehabilitation
Jessica Slayman Bio
Jessica joined View Ridge Care Center as Director of Rehabilitation in affiliation with its relationship with Infinity Rehab in June 2021. In this capacity, Jessica is responsible for directing programs and staff including physical, occupational, and speech therapists. In addition, she monitors treatments and documentation to assure competency, compliance with State, federal, and local guidelines, and progress of patients. Further, Jessica facilitates ongoing multidisciplinary communication to promote improved patient outcomes, leads day-to-day operations for the rehab department, and provides patient evaluations and care as directed by a physician.
Jessica holds a Masters of Occupational Therapy degree and is registered and licensed as an occupational therapist (OTR/L).
In her free time, you can often find Jessica enjoying the great outdoors, hiking, kayaking, rock climbing, or reading. She is always looking for new adventures and things to try! She is a member of a very large extended family with two siblings; she is the oldest of 18 grandchildren. Currently, she resides with her husband and their dog.
Resident Care Manager
David Brotherton Bio
David came to View Ridge Care Center as its Resident Care Manager in May 2017, bringing with him seven years of RCM experience at another facility. In the role of RCM, his primary responsibilities are to oversee all patient care by implementing care plans and orders for patient care, as well as the admissions and discharge process for all residents. David received his LPN from Lake Washington Technical College.
In his free-time, you can catch David golfing, bowling, or playing sports in general. He is married with four children; three girls and one boy.
Director of Social Services
Melissa Harvey Bio
Melissa joined the View Ridge Care Team in August 2017 as its Director of Social Services bringing with her nearly two decades of professional experience in case management. In this capacity, she advocates for each resident to ensure they receive the highest quality of life possible while residing in the View Ridge community.
Melissa gained valuable experience as the Case Manager for the Chronically Homeless and Dual Diagnosed prior to her arrival, making her an asset to the residents and management team at View Ridge. She holds multiple degrees, including those in Behavioral & Social Services, Administration of Justice, and Pre-Law, as well as a paralegal certification.
When Melissa is not championing for the residents of View Ridge, she enjoys spending time at the ocean, watching old movies, looking at classic cars, and photography. She also enjoys advocacy for the under-represented. Melissa resides happily with her partner, Nick, of 13 years. She has a son, two daughters, a step-son, step-daughter, and 10 amazing grandchildren.
Business Office Manager
Mindy Todd Bio
Having previously been employed at View Ridge Care Center, Mindy returned to the skilled nursing facility in the capacity of Business Office Manager in January 2019, bringing with her fine-tuned expertise and knowledge. As the facility’s Business Office Manager, Mindy’s primary responsibilities are insurance billing, deposits, checkbook reconciliation, and collections. She also oversees weekday and weekend receptionist and human resources functions. Mindy has her Billing and Coding Specialist certificate from Everett Community College and is a certified medical coder with AAPC CPC certification.
When she’s not at work, you can often find Mindy learning new things and bowling. She is married to her wonderful husband, Andy, and has two sons, Andrew and Jacob. She is also “mama” to two dogs, Tank and Bailey.
Sharon Salutin Bio
Sharon joined the View Ridge Care Center team as its Staffing Coordinator in December 2008. In this capacity, she is responsible for the staffing of caregivers in accordance with the Federally-mandated patient-to-caregiver ratio guidelines. Prior to her arrival, she gained valuable experience as a Staffing Specialist at nearby Providence Regional Hospital. Sharon maintains two Bachelor of Science degrees; in Nursing and Accountancy.
In her free-time, Sharon enjoys photography and taking road trips in nature. She resides with her husband, Richard, and daughter, Paula.
Shevan Osei-Shearman Bio
Bringing with her nearly two decades of food service expertise, Shevan joined the team at View Ridge Care Center as its Dietary Manager in March 2019. In this capacity, she oversees the daily operation of the Dietary department, making sure that all Dietary supplies are available, while also managing her team’s payroll, scheduling, hiring, and ongoing Dietary staff training. Shevan has previous experience as a Food Service Director at another nursing facility. She maintains credentials as a Certified Dietary Manager and has ServSafe Proctor and culinary school certificates.
In her free-time, Shevan enjoys outdoor activities and Religious Kingdom preaching. She has two children, a mother, and three brothers that reside in Washington State and another brother in New York.
Briana Gibbs Bio
Briana has provided cognitive stimulation to the residents of View Ridge Care Center as its Activity Director since her arrival in June 2018. In this capacity, she is responsible for crafting daily social enrichment opportunities that provide and sustain both mental and physical stimulation for each resident from sensory based activities and interactive games to arts, crafts, and educational hour.
“I oversee the fun and entertainment portion of our facility, but it’s more than that; I get to help each resident celebrate and engage in their unique interests and hobbies,” added Briana. “I get to see residents almost every day and get to know them very well. They’ve all become my friends and family away from home.”
Prior to becoming View Ridge’s dynamic Activity Director, Briana spent time working as a Certified Nursing Assistant. She is studied in dementia and mental health, and is currently working toward becoming a Certified Activity Director (MEPAP1 and MEPAP2)
In her free time, Briana enjoys collecting owls and currently has a collection of more than 80 owl figurines. She loves the Minnesota Vikings and enjoys needle crafting. She and her long-time partner, Evan, recently welcomed their first child, Carlyle, in April 2020.
Kimberly Mensik Bio
For more than 26 years, Kimberly has managed the housekeeping and laundry services for View Ridge Care Center as its Housekeeping / Laundry Supervisor. She takes great pride in the management of both departments, making sure the facility floors are always well kept, rooms and public spaces are sanitary and tidy, and that Central Supply is properly stocked. View Ridge Care Center is where Kimberly calls her professional home. She is valued by her colleagues and the residents to come through the facility, either short-term or longer.
In her free-time, Kimberly enjoys the great outdoors, spending time with her family, going on adventures, and working on crafts. She is married to her husband, Shane, and has two kids, Misty and Jimmy, as well as two step-kids, Bambi and Anthony, and six grandchildren.
Please feel free to reach out with any questions at (425) 258-4474. We understand this journey can be overwhelming and, at times, challenging. We are happy to assist you along the way.