Remarkable People. Exceptional Care.
Our compassionate caregivers share a singular goal: to enhance and endorse the continued dignity, trust and peace of mind of all residents. Meet our remarkable team.
- Christine “Chrissy” Ross, Executive Director
Former Community Sales Director here at Bridges® by EPOCH at Mashpee, Chrissy is a seasoned champion of Bridges® residents and their families. She’s excited to serve as Executive Director, leading our team members in the provision of personalized memory care and support, maintaining safe, comfortable neighborhoods and ensuring healthy, joyful lifestyles for every resident.
“I’ve always enjoyed creating joyful moments with seniors,” says Chrissy, “and the expertise and compassion of this team shines through in each of the residents.”
Chrissy was recently recognized as a 40 Under 40 honoree by Cape & Plymouth Business Magazine for her extensive volunteer efforts. She enjoys volunteering for seniors through Cape Cod Health Care Dementia and Alzheimer’s Services, the Alzheimer’s Family Support Center of Cape Cod and the Quality of Life Management Task Force for Cape Cod Healthcare.
- Allison Russell, Director of Community Relations
As Director of Community Relations at Bridges® by EPOCH at Mashpee, Allison enjoys making the journey to memory care assisted living an easier and more positive experience for seniors and their families on Cape Cod and the Islands. Allison previously served as a Key Account Manager at Cardinal Health, where she consulted with local acute care hospitals to introduce medical supplies that would improve quality of care and patient safety.
With over 20 years’ experience in sales, marketing and client service, Allison is passionate about helping families and caregivers discover the life-changing benefits of Bridges® by EPOCH’s specialized memory care, family support and education resources.
Allison earned her BS degree in Marketing from University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and completed her MBA at Bentley College.
- Alicia Seaver, Vice President of Memory Care Operations
As Vice President of Memory Care Operations, Alicia is responsible for the operations of Bridges® by EPOCH memory care assisted living communities under the direction of EPOCH Senior Living's Chief Operating Officer, Joanna Cormac-Burt. Formerly the Director of Memory Care for Bridges® by EPOCH, Alicia also serves as an educator and trainer for both our families and our staff, as well as an expert resource for all Bridges® by EPOCH communities. In her position, she is focused on maintaining the unique culture and personalized approach to care in all Bridges® by EPOCH communities.
With more than 20 years of experience in the senior living industry, Alicia is certified by the National Institute on Aging as a Memory Impairment Specialist and is state certified in Massachusetts and Florida as an Alzheimer’s and Related Dementia Trainer. Her extensive skill set, combined with her depth of knowledge of memory care and forms of dementias, allows Alicia to effectively provide invaluable information not only to Bridges® by EPOCH families, but also to the greater community.
Alicia is truly committed to making a difference in the lives of seniors and their families. Prior to joining the Bridges® by EPOCH team in her most recent role as the Executive Director of our flagship community in Hingham, where she earned the honor of being named Executive Director of the Year by Mass-ALFA, Alicia also held various positions at senior living communities in Florida and Massachusetts. Alicia is proud to be part of an organization that is as dedicated to providing high-quality, individualized care to seniors as she is, and she feels lucky to be in a position where she can educate families on how to make a difference in the quality of life of their loved ones with memory challenges on a daily basis.