At Garden View Care Centers’ Assisted Living Plus® facilities, we value our employees and the service they provide daily to our residents – your loved ones. Many of our staff members have been with us for years, even decades, and their kind and compassionate interaction with your family members are the key to success in the care we provide. Within our skilled nursing homes, smiles and hugs create a loving environment, and a familiar face provides relaxing comfort. We thank all of our employees for their wonderful contribution to the care of our residents.
Spotlight on Rosetta
Rosetta was born and raised in Little Rock, Arkansas. She graduated from Bloom Trail High School. In 1986, Rosetta married her high school sweetheart Nick. They had 14 children together and now have 9 grandchildren. Rosetta and her family moved to St. Louis in 2003. Rosetta was a homemaker while raising her children. In 2003, she obtained her Certified Nurses Aid certification and began working in long term care facilities. Rosetta and Nick were married over 28 years when he passed away in 2017. In her free time, Rosetta enjoys cleaning her house and spending time with her grand children. Rosetta is a devoted and compassionate caregiver. She always gives her residents the best care possible.
We love you!, Rosetta!
Spotlight on Margaret
Margaret has been a member of the Garden View team for 2 years. She is a dedicated worker who takes pride in her duties. Margaret always has a smiling face when you pass her in the halls and she is friendly to everyone she encounters. Margaret was born in Kenya. She has 5 sisters and 1 brother. Margaret has 3 grandchildren in the United States and 3 grandchildren living in Kenya. Before working at Garden View, Margaret was a stay at home grandmother taking care of her grandchildren. You can see that nurturing quality as Margaret displays it in her work daily. Thank you, Margaret for your loyalty and hard work!
We love you!, Margaret!
Spotlight on Tim
Tim has worked for Garden View for about eight months now. Tim is from St. Louis. Tim enjoys watching sports, especially basketball, and hanging out with his kids. Tim says his favorite part about working here at Garden View is being around the lovely residents every day. We appreciate everything Tim does and being an outstanding employee!
Thank you, Tim!
Spotlight on David
Spotlight on David in Dietary! David has worked for Garden View for 15 years now. David is from the St. Louis area. David shared when he is not working, he enjoys spending time with his two nieces who are ages 7 and 1. David also shared he enjoys going on vacation when he gets the chance. David said his favorite part about working at Garden View are the residents and how you get attached to certain ones with seeing them every day. David also shared he likes how friendly the employees are that he works with. We appreciate everything David does and doing such a great job at his work.
Thank you David!
Spotlight on Thomas Gaska Jr.
Thomas was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri. He graduated from Bishop Dubuorg High School in 2010. After graduation, he attended Forest Park Community College where he received his Associates Degree in Human Services in 2014. He then went on to University of Missouri St. Louis where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Social work in 2018. Tom then began his career at Garden View in our activities department. In his free time, Tom enjoys watching movies, hanging out with friends and reading books. Tom is a major asset to our company and is always willing to go the extra mile to make sure our residents have a great quality of life.
We love you, Tom!
Spotlight on Selina!
Selina was born and raised in Bangladesh. She married her husband Kamal in 2000 and moved to the United States in 2005. Selina and Kamal have 2 children, both girls. Selina was a stay at home mom while her children were very young. She decided to return to the workforce and worked various positions at Café Lazzez over a 4 year period. She left that job and has worked for 3 years at Garden View in our dietary department. Selina states that she enjoys spending time with her children during her free time from work. Selina is always prepared to help out our residents in any way she can.
We love you, Selina!
Spotlight on Chef Tony Johnson!
Tony has been our Dietary Manager for a year now here at Garden View. Tony is originally from Flint, Michigan. Tony moved to St. Louis and received his CDM at Fontbonne. When not at work, Tony enjoys coaching 3rd grade basketball and working with the kitchen ministry at his church.
Tony shared that he believes the employee of the month was due to the Dietary Department as a whole. However, Tony does an outstanding job ensuring the residents are provided with delicious food, his staff is taken care of and greeting everyone with a smile! We are more than thankful for Tony and all that he does here at Garden View!
Thank you, Tony!