Cascades Verdae, a premier luxury retirement community in Greenville, S.C., is pleased to announce the hire of Kelly Cardinale as their new resident care coordinator.

In her new role, Cardinale will implement standards of resident care on a 24-hour basis in the assisted living and memory care at the community. She will oversee nursing aspects including the direction and evaluation of team members providing direct resident care.

Cardinale is an experienced healthcare professional with over seven years of experience in nursing and clinical management. She is a licensed practical nurse and holds certifications in gerontology and wound care. She is also a Certified Dementia Specialist, Certified Dementia Care Manager and Certified Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Trainer. Prior to joining Cascades Verdae, she worked with Brookdale Senior Living in Greenville, S.C., in various roles including resident care director, clinical liaison, and memory care director.