Sept. 28, 2012
-- The Buckingham senior living community has named Shannon Mendiola Human Resources Manager. The announcement was made by Julie Fenske, Executive Director of The Buckingham.
Mendiola brings to The Buckingham more than 16 years of experience in human resources management. She joins The Buckingham after holding position as Human Resource Manager for Lowe’s Home Improvement for more than 10 years. During her time with Lowe’s, Mendiola was ranked #1 in her district in 2010 and 2011 for exceptional customer service performance, and she received the highest Lowe’s employee engagement scores in the region from 2008 to 2011, achieving Lowe’s gold star status three years in a row. Mendiola is a graduate of The University of Texas where she earned a Bachelor’s of Business Administration degree with an emphasis in Management.
“We are so excited to have Shannon join our team,” said Fenske. “She has extensive experience in human resources mangement and she will ensure that The Buckingham staff continues to provide the excellent service that our residents have come to expect.”
The Buckingham is Houston’s premier life care senior living community located in the Memorial neighborhood. Situated on a 17-acre site along Buffalo Bayou at 8580 Woodway Drive, The Buckingham offers resort-style services and amenities for active, independent seniors, as well as all levels of health care services on-site at The Plaza at The Buckingham. The community features 205 independent living residences; 43 private assisted living apartments; 16 private memory support apartments; and 60 private skilled nursing suites.
The Buckingham is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit senior living community owned by Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation (SQLC), a Texas-based nonprofit organization that sponsors sister communities Edgemere in Dallas, Querencia at Barton Creek in Austin, The Stayton at Museum Way in Fort Worth, Mirador in Corpus Christi, and The Barrington of Carmel in Indianapolis. For information visit www.buckinghamhouston.com, or call (832) 426-1372.