Meet Our Dedicated Team Members
You’ll feel at home the moment you enter a Parkview retirement community and engage with any one of our caring, dedicated professional team members. At Parkview Senior Living, providing you with the very best care not only ensures your safety and well-being, it enriches our lives on a daily basis. Our experienced staff is dedicated to creating an environment that promotes the independent and active lifestyle that you seek, while also helping to develop a sense of community and belonging you deserve.
Parkview West Knoxville (770 Broome Road)
Darlene Adams, Director of Operations
Darlene’s work life before Parkview was spent as the director of a Widows Ministry in Virginia. After holding this position for eight years the youngest of her three daughters left for college and she moved to Knoxville. She began working for Parkview in 2009 as a weekend manager. Her dedication, attention to detail and caring heart ensured her promotion to Director of Operations where her role as a servant leader continues to inspire us all. Her goal for the Parkview Senior Living communities is to provide the very best family environment so that our residents may proudly call it their home.
Sandy Cornett, Activity Director
Sandy was born and raised in Knoxville, TN and lives in the house she grew up in on land that has been in her family for over 100 years. Sandy and her husband Jack have been married for 19 years and have four children. They also have a 2-year old grandson that they enjoy spoiling. Her mother-in-law, Martie Wyrick, is a resident at the Broome Road location. Sandy enjoys being outdoors, especially if watching her son Jackson play a round of golf. She also enjoys movies, the beach and spending time with her family. Sandy is very excited to be a part of the Parkview family and looks forward to making many memories with the residents.
Frederick Berthonnaud, Executive Chef
Frederick called New Orleans, Louisiana home in his youth. He graduated from the University of New Orleans in 1988 and the Delgado School of Culinary Arts in 1997. He apprenticed in several New Orleans restaurants including Brennan’s and the Ritz-Carlton Hotel. He has worked as a Chef in upscale retirement communities for 10 years before moving to Knoxville to marry his college sweetheart. His experience, caring nature and love for all that is food combine to create the perfect combination required to lead our commitment to culinary excellence.
Parkview Maryville (1413 West Broadway)
Kellee Horner, Director of Operations
Kellee Horner joined our Parkview family in 2016 as Activity Director and immediately began to make a positive difference in the lives of our residents. Her energetic leadership and caring influence resulted in her elevation to Director of Operations Maryville. Her past experiences and actions have led her to the area of work in which she truly belongs, senior care. Kellee lives a mission based lifestyle that moves through everything she does. She holds a genuine respect and appreciation for the wonderful things that seniors bring to our world. Parkview residents are proud to call her their friend. She has two married daughters and a furry roommate named Carley.
Greg Gross, Executive Chef
Greg Gross opened our Maryville location as Head Chef and has never looked back. His devotion to cooking and family came from his mother’s example. He found his passion early and has continued to pursue it for over 30 years. He has numerous certifications from the American Culinary Federation but his happiest rewards come from our Parkview residents rave reviews. He has traveled the country with various artists bringing the same refined home cooked experience to them as he brings to our kitchen. Greg sees Parkview as family and enjoys serving and connecting with our residents every day. With five children and three grandchildren, Greg and his wife Destiny, have found the perfect community for themselves in Maryville. Greg is a true family man who loves his job, his friends and a good cigar.
Parkview Tullahoma (1601 Cedar Lane)
Jenny Comstock, Director of Operations
Jenny Comstock moved to the Coffee County area in 2002 where she pursued her career as a long-term care nurse. Her love and dedication to our seniors is what brought her to the role of Director at the Parkview Tullahoma location. She is the mother of two daughters. When she is not at work, she spends her time camping in the mountains.
Shannon Stephenson, Activity Director
Shannon Stephenson moved to Tennessee from Texas in 1995 and fell in love with this great state. She lives her life with a servants mentality which guides her both on and off the job. Shannon has been involved in elder care her entire career including behavioral health, nursing homes and in-home care services. Her vast experience, coupled with her love of all people, positions her perfectly to lead our activity programs at Parkview; and she is valued by our team as a leader and a person. Shannon lives in Tullahoma with her husband Joe and their three daughters.
Susan Scott, Chef
Susan Scott joined the Parkview family in 2020 with the opening of the Tullahoma location. She is a graduate of Motlow State Community College. She also has several certificated and countless hours of culinary and food safety training with her 25 years of experience in nutrition services. She is a Tennessee native and is proud to call Tullahoma home. She and her daughter enjoy spending time in the kitchen experimenting and making memories that will last a lifetime.