Highland Springs Announces Appointment of Lana Van Giesen as Director of Resident Life

September 2, 2013

DALLAS, TX---Highland Springs, the Erickson Living retirement community, announced the appointment of Lana D. Van Giesen, M.A. as Director of Resident Life.
Ms. Van Giesen holds over twenty years of experience in the senior living and healthcare fields.  Previously, she served as the Executive Director of the Legacy at Willow Bend in Plano.
In her new leadership position, Ms. Van Giesen will partner with the Community Resources, Pastoral Care, Social Work, Home Health and Fitness Center Departments, as well as resident committees, to maximize the benefits of living at Highland Springs.
The Plano resident has a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Religion from Hendrix College and a Master of Arts degree in Gerontology from Webster University.
About Highland Springs:  Highland Springs is one of sixteen continuing care retirement communities managed by Erickson Living.  Located in North Dallas, Texas, the scenic 89-acre campus is home to more than 650 residents.  Highland Springs is the ideal greater Dallas retirement destination offering a true sense of community, convenience beyond compare and a sensible financial structure.