Mike Sims, Associate Executive Director

Mike Sims has an extensive background in leading long-term care communities. He began his career in Galveston with Moody House, Inc. (currently, Methodist Retirement Communities), and later served as the executive director of Crestview Retirement Community in Bryan, Texas. After that he joined Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word, Houston, as the executive director of Regis Retirement and St. Elizabeth Nursing Home in Waco, Texas. Mike has also served as the interim executive director at St. Joseph’s Villa in Salt Lake City, Utah, and as the administrator of St. Anthony’s Center in Houston. While Mike was the vice president for long-term care services with Providence Healthcare Network Waco, Texas, he was responsible for consolidating the two Catholic systems providing services to the elderly into one provider. In 2004, Mike joined Sears Methodist Retirement System (SMRS) and served as the start-up executive director for Wesley Woods Alzheimer’s Care Center in Waco until 2006 when he became the senior vice president of operations. During his 10-year career with SMRS he served in multiple roles including the vice president of veterans services.

Mike has been involved in professional, civic, and community organizations during his career. He has served on the House of Delegates and Nominating Committee for American Association of Homes and Services for Aging (currently LeadingAge), the Board of Directors of Texas Association of Homes and Services for Aging (LeadingAge Texas) and the Board for Educational Institute on Aging. He was appointed to the Texas Board of Nursing Facility Administrators from 1993-1997, which he served as the chairman during this time. In May 1998, the Texas Association of Homes and Services for the Aging presented their highest award to Mr. Sims, the Award of Honor.

Mike is a licensed nursing home administrator. He received his BBA from Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas, and his MBA from Baylor University in Waco, Texas.

Jade Falldine, AveoMedical

Jade Falldine

Ms. Falldine is vice president of operations for AveoMedical, a healthcare management services organization that manages the on-site clinic at Presbyterian Village North. Prior to joining Aveo, she served as director of operations for an outpatient addiction treatment center in Dallas, where she led clinical operations. There, she implemented new policies, procedures and programming, managed clinical staff and vendor relations, handled patient and family member concerns, and participated in leadership meetings to discuss growth strategies, financial performance and patient satisfaction. Additionally, she has 18 years of senior living expertise, both within a community setting and as a provider of services. She spent eight years as chief operating officer for Forte Group, Inc., a marketing communications and PR agency specializing in senior living and healthcare. Falldine holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of North Texas, and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in healthcare quality and safety. For more information about AveoMedical, call 1-866-813-2333.

Tireatha Moore, Director of Assisted Living

Tireatha Moore is the director of assisted living at Presbyterian Village North. With over 15 years in the industry and having worked in several disciplines, she began her career as a caregiver. Since then, she has held varied positions, from medical records to nurse supervisor to quality improvement, enjoying all areas. But nothing has brought her more joy than becoming a Certified Assisted Living Manager.

After graduating from a nursing program, Tireatha returned to school to obtain her B.A. in healthcare administration and is currently working toward a B.S.N. Her greatest passion is bringing a sense of security and joy to the lives of others. Residents and families have referred to her as “The Troubleshooter” for her ability to provide quick solutions.