Senior Management Team

Allan VrablePresident & CEO
Mr. Vrable received his Pharmacy degree in 1976. He attended Youngstown State University and The Ohio State University. From 1978 through 1998 Mr. Vrable owned and operated pharmacy practices in approximately 250 nursing homes in state of Ohio. He has owned and operated long-term centers since 1991. During his career Mr. Vrable has also owned and operated long-term care Medical Supply Co., Diagnostic Laboratory & Respiratory companies. He is a past member on the Standards Committee for JCAHO for long-term care and past president of the Council of Pharmacy for Ohio Healthcare Association. Mr. Vrable is a current member of the Ohio State College of Pharmacy serving on the Dean’s Council and holds memberships in several professional healthcare associations. 
Linda Vrable, RN, LNHASenior Vice President
Mrs. Vrable is a graduate of Antioch College University with degrees in Nursing and Management. She is a Registered Nurse in Ohio and Florida and a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator. Mrs. Vrable is the owner of Professional Healthcare Consultants, Inc. During her career, Mrs. Vrable has held the position of Vice President of Clinical Services for Arbor Healthcare, Assistant Vice President of Marketing for HCR, Director of Nursing in long-term care and Nurse Educator – Certified in Gerontalogical Nursing. Mrs. Vrable holds memberships in several professional healthcare associations.


James Merrill, CPAVice President of Finance and CFO
Mr. Merrill graduated from the University of Dayton in 1979 with degrees in Business and Management. He earned his CPA certification in 1980. With over 20 years in healthcare, Mr. Merrill is a formerly work as the nursing home controller, internal auditor and tax manager for Arbor Heathcare. Prior to being named Vice President of Finance and CFO, he served as the controller for Vrable Healthcare Services. Mr. Merrill is a member of OSCPA and AICPA Societies.
James Muckle, JDVice President of Operations / Legal Affairs

Mr. Muckle received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics & Finance from Capital University graduating Magna Cum Laude. He later earned his Juris Doctor from Capital University Law School. Mr. Muckle was a member of the Capital University National Honor Society and consistently on the Dean’s List. He is also Ohio Health/Life Insurance and Variable Annuity Licensed.



Leadership Team

Cynthia Ehrman, RN, BSNDirector of Quality Improvement and Survey Compliance
  • Registered Nurse, BSN
  • Over 20 years long term care experience
William N. LindenFinancial Compliance
  • Over 30 years of accounting experience
  • Currently attending Jones International University
  • Accounting Manager MUI Managing Underwriters Inc., 1993-1997
  • Accounting and Computer Manager Panic Distributing Corp. 1978-1988
  • Auditor for State of Ohio for Stewart Title Guaranty Corp., 1997-2001
Cindy Mason, RN, LNHACorporate MDS Director
  • Long Term Care Profession for 32 years
  • Mid-East Ohio Vocation School graduate of LPN Program – Zanesville, OH
  • Hocking College graduate of Associate Degree Nursing Program – Nelsonville, OH
  • Mount Vernon Nazarene College EXCELL Program graduate of Bachelor’s of Business Degree – Mt. Vernon, OH
  • State of Ohio Registered Nurse
  • State of Ohio Licensed Nursing Home Administrator
  • RAC-CT – Certified Resident Assessment Coordinator (AANAC) American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordinators
  • Former Nursing Home Administrator, Director of Nursing, MDS/Resident Assessment Nurse, Geriatric Nurse, Home Health Nurse, Hospice Nurse, QA/Infection Control Nurse, Staff Development Nurse, Medical/Surgical Nurse, Rehab Nurse and Nursing Clinical Instructor


Matt HarjuCorporate Accounts Receivable Manager
Nicole PerryCorporate Dietitian
  • Bachelor of Science in Dietetics from The Ohio State University
  • Over 6 years of Registered Dietitian experience in Long Term Care setting
Kristen HrivnyakCorporate Case Manager
  • Bachelor Degree from Siena Heights University
  • Master Degree from Capella University
  • Over 18 years of Social Work experience in Long Term Care setting


Center Administrators

  • Jeremy Long – Abbyshire Place
  • Brian Hennis – Arlington Court
  • Diane Graham – Southern Hills
  • Blu Johnson – THE GRAND

Directors of Nursing

  • Amber Frum – Abbyshire Place
  • Amanda Nafzger – Arlington Court
  • Christa Decker – Southern Hills
  • Liza Alvarado – THE GRAND

Accounting/Business Office

  • Heidi Al-Sahsah,  AR Manager 
  • Dave Bevan, BOC – Abbyshire Place 
  • Matt Harju, BOC – Arlington Court 
  • Monica Brnich-Rossi  – Southern Hills 
  • Cynthia Thomas, BOC – THE GRAND 

 Marketing

  • Rachel Harvey – Abbyshire Place
  • Jessica Luckett – Arlington Court
  • Deidre Kennedy – Clinical Liaison  –  Arlington Court
  • Tamara Kopystynsky – Southern Hills
  • Michelle Smyczek – Clinical Liaison – Southern Hills
  • Danielle Batdorff – THE GRAND
  • Jennifer Hennelly – Clinical Liaison – THE GRAND

 Support

  • Ann Blackman, HR Support – Arlington Court, THE GRAND
  • Brian Eirich , Accountant
  • Corey Ohalek, Associate General Counsel
  • Ellie Varney, HR Support – Abbyshire Place
  • Irene Tang, Corporate HR
  • Kathy Weaver, Corporate Payroll
  • Matt Cooney, Electrician, Special Projects
  • Michael Johnson, Web/Graphic Design
  • Tara Hereford, HR Support – Southern Hills
  • Paul Phillips, Carpenter – Special Projects
  • Leondra Jones, Corporate A/R Assistant