The Buckingham senior living community has named Todd Werthman as associate executive director. The announcement was made by Julie Fenske, executive director of The Buckingham.
“Todd brings extensive experience in healthcare and a real passion for residents to his role as associate executive director,” said Fenske. “Under his leadership, I am confident that the level of service at The Buckingham will continue to exceed the expectations of the community we serve.”
Werthman has over 15 years experience as a nursing home administrator and executive director in healthcare and skilled nursing communities. He was most recently the vice president of sales for Neutex, a start-up energy company. Prior to joining Neutex, Werthman was the executive director for a 269 apartment independent living retirement community, The Terrace at First Colony, where he received the Horizon Award.
Werthman graduated from State University of New York, where he received a Bachelor of Professional Studies in Health Services Management.
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 owns sister communities Edgemere in Dallas, Querencia at Barton Creek in Austin, Mirador in Corpus Christi and The Stayton at Museum Way in Fort Worth. For information visit www.buckinghamhouston.com, or call (832) 426-1372.