Lauren Fitzmaurice has joined the Memory Care Specialist Team as Executive Director at North Woods Village Memory Care located at 6203 Stadium Drive in Kalamazoo. Lauren brings 20 plus years of experience in dementia care to our new community. Lauren has been a Nationally Certified Dementia trainer for the NCCDP for senior care facilities throughout SW Michigan and taught geriatrics at Kalamazoo Valley Community College. Lauren was the former Executive Director of a dementia specific adult day organization and the State Chair of the Michigan Adult Day Association. Lauren’s credentials include a Master of Social Work Administration and most recently she completed a Nursing Home Administration Certificate program at Ferris State University.
Ms. Fitzmaurice said, “Families coping with the memory impairment of a loved one deserve to have peace of mind, knowing that their loved one is well cared for and enjoying days filled with music, laughter and companionship.” North Woods Village offers guidance, care and inspiration facilitated by exceptionally trained staff that have a loving heart for the residents served.
The staff at North WoodsVillage welcomes Ms. Fitzmaurice and is looking forward to her leadership.