Whispering Winds in Bend, OR, has a staff of caring and compassionate professionals who are fully-trained and have extensive experience providing exceptional services to seniors.
Jodi Clugston started working for Whispering Winds in 2016. Jodi loves to watch the residents having fun and enjoying life. Her favorite part of her job is getting to know all the residents and their family members. She also loves working with such a great team.
Josiah Eckersley is the Executive Chef at Whispering Winds. He began his career with us in 2013. He loves the freedom and flexibility to make whatever he wants, whether it be extremely complex or rather simple. He says having the freedom and flexibility pushes him to improve his culinary skills every day. He also enjoys managing his cooks to become better. He loves to showcase their strengths and helps them improve their weaknesses. He also enjoys working with the residents and finding solutions to their problems.
Charlene Vieaux is the Activity Director. She has been with us on and off since 2004. Her favorite part of her job is organizing all the activities and outings, bringing smiles to resident faces. Taking their ideas and making them a reality. Her job brings out the creativity in herself and others. “I get to have fun for a job!"
Lisa Gentz started as the Fitness Director for Whispering Winds in 2016. Expanding the Fitness Program to include two Fitness Directors. Lisa is a Certified Personal Trainer and has a degree in Healthy Older Adults Fitness/Fitness Technology. Lisa is looking forward to using her past experience to help expand the Fitness Program at Whispering Winds.