Sept. 16, 2010
-- Lisa Harris has been named lifestyle and member assistance coordinator of The Legacy at Willow Bend, Plano’s first and only life care retirement community. The announcement was made by Lana Van Giesen, executive director of The Legacy Senior Communities, Inc.
Harris joins The Legacy at Willow Bend from Double Tree Hotel in Dallas where she was the catering sales manager, developing social and wedding markets for the hotel. Previously, she worked as an account executive for the PR and marketing firm Group W Associates, LLC where she coordinated events and distributed her clients’ news to the media.
“I am honored to be a part of the team at The Legacy at Willow Bend,” said Harris. “I believe my experience will provide me with the skills needed for this position, and I am looking forward to working closely with the members of the community.”
The Legacy at Willow Bend, Plano’s first and only life care retirement community, is situated on a 28-acre site at Spring Creek Parkway between Preston Road and Ohio Drive. The Legacy at Willow Bend offers resort-style services and amenities for active, independent seniors, as well as all levels of health care services on-site. The community features 103 independent living apartment homes, 12 custom independent living villas, 40 assisted living apartment homes, 18 memory support suites, and 60 private skilled healthcare suites.
The Legacy at Willow Bend is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit retirement community owned by parent company, The Legacy Senior Communities, Inc. The Legacy at Willow Bend, the only Jewish-sponsored life care retirement community in Texas, is open to people of all faiths. For information, call (972) 468-6208, or visit www.thelegacyWB.org.