PLUS A WEALTH OF KNOWLEDGE DEDICATED TO SENIOR CARE.

Our leadership together represents over a century of experience and a great wealth of knowledge in the evolution of best practices in compassionate care for American seniors.

  • NICHOLE BECKER

    NICHOLE BECKER

    PHILANTHROPY DIRECTOR

    Nichole has bachelor’s degree in journalism and her master’s degree in media communication, public relations. Throughout her career, Nichole has worked for nonprofit children’s organizations doing fundraising through grant writing and special events. Nichole is originally from Illinois and moved to Texas in 2010. She and her husband John have been married 21 years and have 3 sons, Ian, Sam and Nicholas, and currently reside in The Woodlands. In addition to her family keeping her pretty busy, Nichole enjoys photography, long walks with their dog, Sherlock, and spending time with friends.

  • JOIE FORD

    JOIE FORD

    HUMAN RESOURCES COORDINATOR

    Joie joined the MRC team in January, 2017. She holds a SHRM-SCP human resource certification, and brings over 15 years of experience to our team.

    Joie is a lifelong resident of Montgomery County and currently lives in Montgomery, Texas with her husband, Jeff, 2 sons, Cash and Rayce, 2 dogs and 2 cats. She also has 2 adult children and 3 grandchildren. She enjoys spending her spare time entertaining friends and family in her home and looks forward to annual beach vacations.

    Joie volunteers her time and talent serving on the board of a 501(c)(3) charity that supports underprivileged youth and elderly in Montgomery County.

  • TAMMY FULLER

    TAMMY FULLER

    ACCOUNTANT

    Tammy Fuller has worked for MRC Creekside for 13 years. She is a certified public accountant and graduated from Sam Houston State University with a BBA in Accounting. She is married with two children and has lived in Huntsville, Texas for over 30 years!

  • COURTNEY KEELS

    COURTNEY KEELS

    MARKETING DIRECTOR

    Courtney joined MRC Creekside in 2016 as the Senior Living Counselor. She has more than 15 years of experience in sales and customer service. In September of 2019, Courtney transitioned to the Marketing Director where she passionately assists families with their Assisted Living, Memory Care and Skilled Nursing/Rehab needs. She is an active member of the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce. Courtney lives in Conroe, Texas, with her husband and son.

  • JAMES LOGAN

    JAMES LOGAN

    CREEKSIDE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

    James Logan is the executive director for MRC Creekside Retirement Community in Huntsville, Texas. James has been associated with MRC since July of 2000. He started his career with MRC as the dining director for MRC Crestview in 2000 and was later promoted, after successfully completing the requirements for his Texas administrator’s license. James graduated from Texas A&M University with a bachelor’s degree in food science and technology. He is also a graduate from The Leadership Institute from LeadingAge Texas and successfully completed his CASP (Certified Aging Service Professional) certification. James is a member of the Huntsville LIONS Club, an active member of the Huntsville — Walker County Chamber of Commerce, and has served on the board of directors for both. He has three sons — Jeromy, Patrick and Jacob Logan. Jeromy and Patrick are currently attending Sam Houston State University, while Jacob is attending Lonestar College. In his free time, James enjoys camping, swimming, hiking, family time, and playing with his two dogs — Simba and Gunner.

  • KRISTIN MIZRANY

    KRISTIN MIZRANY

    ASSISTED LIVING & MEMORY SUPPORT DIRECTOR

    Kristin has worked for MRC Creekside since February, 2015.  She is a licensed vocational nurse and has worked with seniors for 10+ years in various settings from long-term care, home health, to assisted living.  She joined MRC Creekside as a charge nurse in Assisted Living and promoted to Assisted Living and Memory Support Director in September, 2015.

    Kristin has lived in the Huntsville area for over 20 years.  She and her husband enjoy life on their 10 acre farm near Huntsville with their 3 daughters (Addison, Gracelynn, and Savannah).  Kristin and her family enjoy caring for their farm animals, learning the art of gardening, and being outdoors as often as they can.

  • AMY THOMAS

    AMY THOMAS

    REGIONAL VICE PRESIDENT

    As Regional Vice President Amy oversees the operations of Cornerstone as well as sister MRC communities Creekside in Huntsville and PineCrest in Lufkin, where she also serves as Executive Director.

    Starting out as a licensed vocational nurse, Amy has touched many lives in her career growth. She also served as human resources coordinator and staff development director, roles that gave her great insight into the support needs of PineCrest employees. After obtaining her Bachelor of Business degree, Amy was charged with managing operations for the nursing and rehabilitation services of the community, and is currently working toward expanding home health services to residents of the greater Lufkin community.

    Amy continues to lead by example and is a champion for customer service and excellence in resident health services. Amy is also invested in the greater Lufkin community through the Kiwanis Club. She is an inspiration to our employees because she looks for the best in others and strives to help others grow professionally as they serve our mission.

  • KITTIE VANSTON

    KITTIE VANSTON

    LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER

    Kittie Vanston has worked for MRC Creekside since December 2015. She holds a master’s degree in social work and has worked in the health care field for over 35 years. Having spent most of her life in Dallas, Kittie decided in 2005 to trade traffic jams and smog for blue skies and pine trees. Settled on 15 acres in a renovated farm house close to Huntsville, she and her husband enjoy caring for their 2 horses, 5 dogs and 2 cats.

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