Doug Walther

Doug Walther

Executive Director

Doug Walther has passionately served the Senior Housing industry for over 30 years providing visionary servant leadership for a variety of organizations.

Doug started his career in 1986 as the Director of Finance for Logan Square East, a CCRC in Philadelphia. He served as ED for communities in CT and MD. Doug returned home to Philadelphia to serve 8 years as ED for Paul’s Run and Vice President of Liberty Lutheran Services. His career then lead him to 11 years of providing management contracting and consulting services to distressed communities throughout PA and MD. He is truly excited about the true sense of community at The Heritage and the future growth of the campus.

Doug has served on the Executive Board of Directors for the Pennsylvania Association of County affiliated Homes (PACAH). For Leading Age of PA/PANPHA he has served on the CCRC Sub-Committee, Public Policy Committee, Staff Development Committee, Board of Directors of SEPANPHA, and various other Task Forces.

Doug resides in Skippack, PA. He has his NHA license, is a graduate of Lycoming College and has post graduate studies at Philadelphia University, in Philadelphia, PA and Quinnipiac University in Hamden, CT.

Janice MacKenzie

Janice MacKenzie

Director of Independent Living Sales

Janice MacKenzie is the Director of Independent Living Sales at The Heritage of Green Hills. She is responsible for all aspects of independent living sales management, including occupancy growth, market trend analyses, and execution of sales strategies and tactics.

She has a work history that includes being a Realtor to Business Development Manager to Sales. She is involved with the American Business Woman’s Association Woman Excelling and Penn Square Chapters. She is also a board member for The Humane Pennsylvania.

Janice received her Bachelor’s degree from Millersville University in Biology.

Kim Musko

Kim Musko

Residency Counselor

Kimberly Musko is the residency counselor for The Heritage of Green Hills. She is responsible for developing new prospects, residents, and public relations and marketing initiatives for the senior living community.

Kim joins The Heritage of Green Hills after serving as program development manager at The Greater Reading Chamber Alliance. She previously served as a practice and residency program manager at two large regional health care systems. She is a past board member of Breast Cancer Support Services of Berks County.

Kim received a master’s degree in health administration from St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, and a bachelor’s degree in health administration from Penn State University, University Park. She is a resident of Shillington.

Dan Hildebrandt

Dan Hildebrandt

Director of Food and Beverage

Dan Hildebrandt is the Director of Food and Beverage at The Heritage of Green Hills. He is responsible for all aspects (ingredients) of the culinary operation at The Heritage and Green Hills Manor.

He has worked in the senior living industry for 30 years and worked in many different communities including, Living Branches Communities in Lansdale PA., and Landis Homes in Lititz PA. Recently, he was the General Manager for Food and Nutrition with the Holy Redeemer Health System at their Lafayette campus in Philadelphia PA.

Dan loves to travel and explore new places, and he is an avid kayaker. Dan resides in the Pottstown area with his wife Maja, he is a United States Air Force Veteran. He served in Desert Shield and Desert Storm.

Deborah Shanta

Deborah Shanta

Director of Human Resources

Debbie joined the Heritage family in November 2018 and brings with her over 40 years of Human Resources experience, all within healthcare. She most recently served for 18 years as the Senior Director of Human Resources with oversight of employment, compensation, benefits, employee health, recruitment, on-site child care center and volunteers. She views HR as a service department and her philosophy about HR is simple – treat employees as you would want your beloved family treated and in return, they will treat your residents like family.

Debbie attended East Stroudsburg University and has fond memories of growing up in the Norristown area. Family is her inspiration and joy. She is the mother of four. And of course, life would not be complete without her beloved Snowball, an adorable 7-year-old Bichon with personality plus.

Debbie is an avid Philadelphia sports fan, loves cooking, going to the beach and has recently taken up doing New York Times Crosswords Puzzles. She is a one-person Human Resource Department and enjoys everything that encompasses Human Resources, especially meeting and getting to know every employee.

Patricia J. Brennan

Patricia J. Brennan

Wellness Director and Administrator

Pat has been our Wellness Director for Health Services since December 2012 and our Administrator since April 2020. Pat has over 35 years of experience in senior living. Pat is very passionate about the quality of care the residents receive in our community.

Previous to joining The Heritage of Green Hills, Pat worked as a Wellness Director at The Colonnade, a Personal Care Community and previous to this, she worked for Montgomery County in various positions including long term care, staff development and personal care.

Pat is a graduate of MCCC and is a PCH Administrator.

Private time is best spent with her family including her granddaughter and her pets.

Kristine Rymar

Kristine Rymar

Director of Residential Health Services

Kristine has been the Director of Residential Health Services since March of 2010. Kristine has worked in the senior living industry for over 20 years and has always had a passion to serve and provide outstanding customer service. At the Heritage, Kristine oversees resident services, such as the front desk, housekeeping, the salon and spa and most importantly the Heritage home health department known as Well By Design Home Care. This has been Kristine’s passion since inception of the program in 2011. Helping people and helping them live their lives as independently as possible is self-serving in itself.

Previously, Kristine was the Community Manager at several large senior living communities for such builders as Mignatti and Toll Brothers. She also started up several communities from the ground up and had the pleasure to see them grow and nourish into self-sustaining senior communities.

Kristine has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and Communications at Western Maryland College which is now McDaniel College.

Kristine loves her family, hiking and walking, as well as the Jersey Shore.

Cheryl Anderson

Cheryl Anderson

Well by DesignSM Director

Cheryl joined The Heritage of Green Hills in December of 2008. The core of Cheryl’s job as Well by Design Director is centered on self-direction, personal coaching strengths, pursuing new ones and to forge a more perfect union of body, mind and spirit. “We target the whole-person wellness as a way of life. My department helps residents discover inspiration and the means to have an active, healthy and rewarding lifestyle.”

Pervious to joining The Heritage of Green Hills, Cheryl has worked in an accounting office, run her own business in aquatic fitness and directed programs at the Jewish Community Center in Reading for 15 years.

When asked what she does for fun, it is all about warm and sunny. The beaches of North Carolina or a book by her pool are her favorites but Cheryl’s top priority are her two children and family.