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Here at Buckner Calder Woods in Beaumont, Texas, our goal is to provide a personal experience that inspires happiness in you. We strive to know each resident by name, so no matter where you go in our community, you’ll always be greeted with a friendly face. From our Executive Director to our certified nurses and culinary staff, all Buckner Calder Woods employees are dedicated to meeting your needs with top-notch care and hospitality every day. To learn more about the Buckner Calder Woods Senior Living team, please contact us today at 844.536.0569.

David Ummel

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
David joined Calder Woods as executive director in 2021 where he provides operational leadership and support for the Calder Woods residents, families, and team – overseeing all aspects of the community’s success and wellbeing.

LaTesha Hunter

Health Services Administrator
LaTesha joined Calder Woods in 2021 as health services administrator where she provides leadership and oversight for the community’s assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing team and residents.

Kristie Gunn

DIRECTOR OF NURSING
Kristie joined Calder Woods in 2020 and as the director of nursing she oversees quality nursing care for residents and valuable leadership and guidance for the nursing team.

David Long

DIRECTOR OF SALES AND MARKETING
David joined Calder Woods as the director of marketing in 2005 where he guides and educates seniors and their families on the residential and financial options available to best fit their individual needs.

Eric Marazzi

DIRECTOR OF CULINARY
Eric joined Calder Woods in 2021 and as the director of culinary he oversees preparing and serving residents and their guests from nutritionally balanced, delicious, fresh and seasonally inspired menus.

Krystal Sanchez

DIRECTOR OF HUMAN RESOURCES
Krystal joined Calder Woods in 2021 and as the director of human resources she oversees the support of department heads in sourcing and retaining top talent to serve residents and families.

John Freeman

DIRECTOR OF WELLNESS
John joined Calder Woods in 2018 as director of wellness where he works directly with residents to increase their health as they seek to live longer and more fulfilling lives.

Mike Wood

Chaplain
Mike Wood joined Calder Woods as chaplain in 2022 serving the spiritual needs of residents, family members and associates from all walks of life.

Daniel Stark

DIRECTOR OF PLANT OPERATIONS
Daniel joined Calder Woods in 2021 as the director of plant operations where he ensures a beautiful and well-maintained community campus for residents and families to enjoy year-round.

Olivia Ross

DIRECTOR OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES
Olivia joined Calder Woods 2021 as director of administrative services where she works directly with residents and family members on financial and billing related matters.