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

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 - Sandy Staudt, RN.

Sandy joined our team as the RN Nurse Manager at Riverside Senior Living in December 2019. Sandy’s background includes working in all areas of long term care including a charge nurse, Director of Nursing, and most recently a Nurse Consultant. Sandy also has experience as a Hospice Nurse. Sandy is involved in screening individuals for admissions to all the Chautauqua Homes and monitoring Chautauqua staff at all levels to assure that professional standards are maintained. Sandy trains all new tenant assistants at Riverside 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. In her spare time Sandy enjoys time with her family, assisting on the farm, and volunteers at her church.