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Riderwood Appoints Jeff Kimbell as Director of Dining Services

May 12, 2015

Silver Spring, MD—Riderwood retirement community in Silver Spring appointed Mr. Jeff Kimbell as Director of Dining Services. Mr. Kimbell brings more than twenty-five years of experience in the hospitality industry to this leadership position, fourteen of which are with Erickson Living, the manager and developer of Riderwood.   He has served the past nine years as a regional Director of Dining, supporting sister communities in Maryland, Virginia, Florida, Texas and Colorado.  Prior to his employment with Erickson Living, he worked for the Walt Disney Company as the General Manager for a prestigious restaurant. As Director of Dining Services for Riderwood, he will oversee the operation of six restaurants featuring diverse dining experiences from formal to casual in the independent living neighborhoods and twelve dining rooms in the extended care neighborhood.   With a variety of healthy menu options, Riderwood serves approximately 3,500 meals per day to residents, employees and guests.  The Dining Services Department also includes the catering event team and carry-out and delivery service for residents. Mr. Kimbell lives in Glen Burnie with his wife, Margaret.  He has earned industry distinction as a Food Service Management Professional.  He holds a food & beverage certificate of specialization, a Bachelors of Arts in Business Administration from Notre Dame of Maryland University and a Masters of Business Administration from Amberton University in Garland, Texas. He has volunteered with Habitat for Humanity and Catholic Charities. About Riderwood:  Riderwood is one of eighteen continuing care retirement communities managed by Erickson Living.  Located in Silver Spring, Maryland, the scenic 120-acre campus is home to more than 2,500 residents.  Riderwood is the ideal greater Washington, D.C. retirement destination offering a true sense of community, convenience beyond compare and a sensible financial structure.  [[{"fid":"165641","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"Jeff Kimbell, Director of Dining Services at Riderwood","field_slideshow_link[und][0][title]":"","field_slideshow_link[und][0][url]":"","field_wrapper_link[und][0][title]":"","field_wrapper_link[und][0][url]":""},"type":"media","attributes":{"title":"Jeff Kimbell, Director of Dining Services at Riderwood","class":"media-element file-default"}}]]