Meet Our Team

Meet the United Presbyterian Home’s Department Leaders and Office Staff. The success of the Home stems from the people who work here. Led by a dedicated and knowledgeable leadership team, the Home continues to thrive and maximize the quality of life for seniors in the community. Our caring and experienced workforce has the compassion and concern which helps us provide our residents with quality services, care and housing each day. All of our people are bound together by a passion for providing quality services and caring for others.

Thanks to the hard working employees at the UP Home who are committed to quality first each day and for helping make our community feel like a home to so many residents with a loving and caring family atmosphere.

Administrative Team

Erin Drahota


Kara Williams

Director of Health Care, RN

Mary Ann Knupp

Administrative Assistant

Tracy Laws

Tracy Laws

Administrative Assistant

Shannyn Paul

Shannyn Paul

Medical Receptionist

Nursing Leadership

Mindy Hallett

Director of Nursing, RN

Whitney Swift

Admissions Director, RN

Jennifer Shive

Jennifer Shive

MDS Coordinator, RN

Wellness Leadership

Amy Kleese

Wellness and Fitness Director

Jan Fleig

Jan Fleig

Activities Director

Paula Brinning

Social Services Director

Andrew Zuehlke

Spiritual Wellness Director

Other Key Leadership

DeAnn Verrips

Director of Dining Services

Tim Hill

Facilities and Grounds Manager

Jill Klinzman

UP with Kids Day Care Director