About Us

With a mission to enhance the life of every person we serve, our dedicated team members across Avamere serve seniors with compassion and respect.
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Why Choose Avamere

Our teams of dedicated healthcare professionals are here to help guide you through your post-acute care journey. The Avamere way means taking a person-centered approach- everything from individualized plans of care to a personal touch in everything we do.

With a mission to enhance the life of every person we service, our team members across Avamere service seniors with compassion and respect. With over 25 years of expertise, the Avamere brand is well versed in supporting your personal lifestyle.

Whether you are a looking for a place for you or your loved one to recover for a post-acute stay, or you’re looking for your next step in your career, we understand that you are unique and so are your lifestyle and healthcare needs. When you join the Avamere family as a patient, resident, or staff member you join a full network of health professionals to meet you in your life journey.

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Executive Leadership

Carl Tabor

Carl Tabor


Roxy Stennet

Roxy Stennett

Chief Operating Officer

Kevin Tomlinson CFO

Kevin Tomlinson

Executive VP & CFO

Dr. Elizabeth Burns

Dr. Elizabeth Burns, MD

Chief Medical Officer

Rich Jolly Chief Information Officer

Rich Jolly

Chief Information Officer

Andrew Loomis Chief People Officer

Andrew Loomis

VP of Human Resources

Kevin Hill

Kevin Hill

General Counsel

Maggie Hilty 2023

Maggie Hilty

VP of Market Strategy

Colby Strunk

Colby Strunk

Compliance & Privacy Officer

Jessica Burkard

Jessica Burkard

Director of Development & DEIB

Sandra Hurd

Kim Games

Director of Nursing Services

Rick Miller CEO

“I formed Avamere with an intrinsic desire and goal to enhance lives. Whether we are serving our patients and residents, their family members, or our own fellow teammates, here at Avamere we’re all about family and creating a home where everyone feels they belong.”

– Rick Miller, Chairman of the Board

Our Mission
& Core Values

Our mission and seven core values guide us in every interaction with our patients, residents, their family members, and our fellow teammates.

We honor our mission by working together to get to know our seniors personally, understand and meet their unique needs, and cultivate an environment of compassion and trust.

Our Mission

to enhance the life of every person we serve


  • Integrity above all else
  • Passion for the quality of people’s lives
  • Quality that is obvious
  • Innovation, not emulation
  • A culture of trust and respect
  • Reaching to learn, grow, and embrace change
  • Teamwork, camaraderie, and fun

Our History

Avamere Living began in 1995, as a single Skilled Nursing Facility in Hillsboro, Oregon. Since that small beginning, Avamere Living has grown over the years to become the industry leader in the Pacific Northwest for Skilled Nursing and Post-Acute Care. Operating 31 Skilled Nursing Facilities in Oregon and Washington, including 4 campuses with Assisted Living and/or Memory Care onsite, Avamere Living provides those who need extra care a dignified place to rest and recover.

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Community Engagement

Avamere Living is fully committed to a diverse, equitable workplace and healthcare environment. To see our partnerships, initiatives, and community engagement, visit our DEIB page below.
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