Elizabeth has been working in geriatrics for 17 years. Emigrating from the Philippines in 2003, she has brought with her a mentality of caring for family and others. Elizabeth started as a Home Health Aide, became a Certified Nurse’s Aide, then a Licensed Practical Nurse. Eventually, she obtained her Associate’s in Science at Thomas Nelson Community College and a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Sciences with a major in Health Management at Old Dominion University. During her Administrator-in-Training at Riverside Lifelong Health, Elizabeth performed different duties in various facilities that led her to an Administrator role at Riverside Convalescent Center-Saluda. Elizabeth is also currently serving as Secretary for Virginia Healthcare Association (VHCA)-Tidewater Region.
At home she enjoys karaoke, cooking, photography, and playing golf with her family.
Elizabeth believes that being an Administrator at VHS means being part of a team who is focused in delivering high quality living and care. Her personal vision is, “Compassion is strength, which should be built on and shared in whatever way possible.”