COLUMBUS, Ohio - National Church Residences is excited to announce that Heather Widney has been named the new Executive Director of National Church Residences Lincoln Village.
“National Church Residences feels like home to me,” Widney said. “I believe in the organization’s mission and values. It feels like a place I want to be for the rest of my career.”
Widney was most recently the Community Relations Director at First & Main Assisted Living and Memory Care in New Albany. Prior to that, she held Administrator positions at Arbors at Carroll, in Carroll, Ohio, and Arlingworth Home Care in Dublin, Ohio. She also served as Executive Director of Abbington of Pickerington, a 48-bed Assisted Living facility in Pickerington, Ohio.
“I’ve been in long-term care for 11 years. Seniors have been my passion because I was very close with my grandparents,” she said. “I have friends and colleagues who work for National Church Residences and I’ve heard nothing but good things about the communities, the residents and the staff.”
She possesses a Bachelor of Arts in History from Miami University and a LNHA from The Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business.
Widney is a member of the American College of Health Care Administrators, a Certified Dementia Practitioner and a Certified Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Trainer.