Southfield Village Welcomes Joe Doran
M. Doran has joined Southfield Village as the new Vice President of Operations
and Executive Director. He brings nearly
30 years of administrative experience in healthcare and senior living to
Southfield Village, located in South Bend, Ind.
is a licensed Indiana Health Facility Administrator and an Indiana Certified
Preceptor Administrator. He is a
graduate of Ball State University (Muncie, Ind.) and has also studied in the
School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University’s Bloomington
and South Bend campuses.
his experience as an administrator at other retirement facilities Joe was
already familiar with Southfield Village as well as Greencroft Communities. He was excited to join the “family” and learn
more about Southfield Village and the system and its values and methods.
comes to Southfield Village from serving as Administrator at The Milton Home in
South Bend. He was also previously administrator
or executive director at Sanctuary at Holy Cross, Cardinal Nursing Center,
Regency Place, Saint Paul’s Retirement Community and Saint Joseph Care Center
Notre Dame, all in South Bend, and Edgewood Manor of Knox, Indiana.
has served on the Public Policy Committee of Leading Age Indiana (formerly the
Indiana Association of Homes and Services for the Aging, or IAHSA), as chair of
the Guardianship Advocacy Board of the Agency on Aging—Area II, vice president
of the Saint Joseph County Administrators Association, on the Governmental
Affairs Committee of the Indiana Health Care Assocation, and the Alumni Board
of Saint Joseph High School.
and his wife Karyn have a son and a daughter.
already notes that one of the greatest resources of Southfield Village is the
staff. “They’re a committed, serving group,”
he says, adding that he is pleased to become a member of the team. He is also already appreciating the residents
— from those independent living to assisted living to healthcare — who together
help create a sense of community at Southfield Village. “Their lives, personalities and involvement
make this is a great place to call home.”
With staff, residents and the Board
of Directors working together for the future, Joe believes Southfield Village
can dream big!