Our Experienced Team

The Stonecrest Senior Living development and management team is comprised of highly experienced professionals who are passionate about our work and committed to providing world-class communities.


Director of Operations - Tim Dunne

Tim Dunne is an accomplished executive, with 10 years of senior housing experience. His past experience spans several avenues within long-term care for companies such as EmpRes Healthcare Management, Holiday Retirement and Assisted Living Concepts. In 2004, Tim earned his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Marketing from the University of Nebraska and is presently working on his master’s in Business Administration. Tim offers strategic oversight responsibility for all aspects of Stonecrest’s day-to-day operations, including sales and marketing, care services, food services, and building maintenance.


Director of Marketing - Lara Anderson

Lara has 14 years of experience in marketing, communications and branding within the property management field. She has experience with new construction and acquisitions. Lara earned her bachelor’s degrees in both Mass Communication and Recreation from Southeast Missouri State University. Lara’s focus with Stonecrest is to provide and maintain a cohesive brand within the communities. This includes a focus on collateral, signage, social media, community aesthetics and advertising campaigns. Lara also oversees the coordination and implementation of the Stonecrest activity programs. 


Director of Sales - Janell Hughes

Janell has 19 years of experience in senior living, starting as an Activity Director, Memory Care Director and finally found her true niche with the Community Relations position. Her passion for relationship building was quickly translated to full communities, which meant a promotion to a Regional Director of Sales, where she has excelled for the past 10 years. Janell has served as a board member for the Ohio Assisted Living Association for the last four years. Her focus with her current position is guiding the sales process that our on-site teams are providing. She works together with our teams to ensure we are offering the highest level of service that we can as we help our prospects transition into our residents.


Regional Director of Operations - Ken Heinz

Regions: Missouri, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and Pennsylvania
Ken has a strong record of providing the best possible operational oversight. He is skilled at working with all levels of staff, residents and family members, as well as, program design, and implementation. He brings familiarity with regulations and laws regarding long term senior care operations as well as a strong knowledge of safety procedures and regulations. Through his experience, Ken has become adept in overseeing a full range of operational responsibilities to ensure outstanding performance and resident experience. His focus is to manage and mentor our associates who provide loving support to our residents.


Regional Director of Quality & Care Management - Deanna Durbian, RN

Region: Missouri
Deanna’s 22-year nursing career has encompassed long term care, hospice and home health. She has served in many capacities but has always felt that her calling is focused mainly on geriatric care. Her experience as an education coordinator has helped her hone her skills of cultivating talent. Her focus is training and ongoing support for the care teams within her region. 

About Stonecrest Senior Living

Stonecrest Senior Living is a Kansas City-based Senior Housing developer and management company that is focused on providing an innovative approach to specialized care, an engaging social environment, and enriching the lives of the residents and families we serve. 

We understand the importance of what we do and how it impacts lives.  We look to employ associates with the highest level of integrity and compassion that offer a superior level of care. 

As a company, we are guided by the principle that taking care of our customers is our number one priority.


Our Mission

Our Mission is to be Resident Centered...
Through empowerment of our team members, we deliver the care that our residents deserve. We strive to recognize individual legacies and provide a supportive environment for our residents, families and team members.