Say Hello to Linda Shriver-Buckner
On December 10, 2020, Linda Shriver-Buckner became Executive Director of independent living community East Ridge Residence in East Ridge, TN.
What has Linda’s career path at our community looked like?
Linda was previously the Sales Director for East Ridge Residence and has now stepped up to be the community’s manager of all day-to-day operations as Executive Director.
How will Linda’s knowledge and experience help her make great decisions as an Executive Director?
Linda has a diverse background in marketing, operations, and sales across several different industries such as state government and nonprofits. She moved her focus to senior living when she was recruited to Community Relations at another community and has been in love with the industry ever since. Her unique blend of both sales and operations experience allows for a balanced approach to leading while keeping residents and associate satisfaction at the core of operating strategies.
What does Matthew Fox, CEO, have to say?
“Her passion and empathy for the senior living industry and those it serves are exemplified by her enthusiasm for providing optimal affordable housing for seniors, peace of mind for their families, and a great place to work for associates,” said Matthew, CEO of management company Veritas Senior Living.
What has Linda enjoyed outside of her career?
Linda was born and raised south of the Mason Dixon Line. She graduated from Southern Adventist University in 1986 and returned to the Chattanooga area in 2005 after her husband passed away. Linda is a passionate volunteer and well respected in the community, serving on the board of directors for a variety of associations. When not working or volunteering, spending time with her family brings Linda the greatest enjoyment. She has also been featured in Healthscope magazine.