Key Personnel

Administrator - David Ayers, LNHA

David has worked at Chautauqua Guest Homes for over 35 years and is a second generation owner operator. David has been involved at Riverside Senior Living from its very beginning. David believes that the tenants are extended family members and enjoys coffee with them every morning.

Susan Ayers – RN, Infection Preventionist, Admin.

Susan has been an administrator since 2003. However she began employment at Chautauqua in 1992 as a Director of Nursing and then as Corporate Nurse. After receiving her administrator license, she was promoted to the head management position at 9th Street. Susan is the Quality champion for Chautauqua Guest Homes. She also assures that policies and procedures meet the latest advances in long term care. Susan enjoys leading a team of loyal and dedicated staff on a daily basis.

Nurse Manager - Kathy Cerwinske, RN

Kathy has been the Nurse Manager since 2010. With a background that features working in all areas of long term care including as a nursing assistant, charge nurse, and Director of Nursing, Kathy has the experience to make her one of the top nurses in the state. She also screens individuals for admission to all the Chautauqua Homes. She also monitors Chautauqua staff at all levels to assure that professional standards are maintained. Kathy trains all new tenant assistants at Riversides and monitors delegation to licensed practical nurses. She also assesses the need for further supportive services and then arranges for these services within the facility. Her commitment to service continues to her private life where she is active in her church and her community. She has participated in multiple mission trips.

Head Chef/Dining Director - John Koskie

With a background as a chef manager at Island of Capri, John brings experience in fine dining to Riverside. His meals are home-made and served beautifully with a wide variety of options available. John enhances the dining experience of all of the tenants. John has been at Riverside since 2010.