Charlestown Names Earl Shaw its Housekeeping and Laundry Manager

CATONSVILLE, MD (March 21, 2014) - Charlestown retirement community has named Earl Shaw its Housekeeping and Laundry Manager. Shaw has more than 10 years of experience in the senior living industry and more than 20 years of managerial experience in housekeeping and laundry. For the past five years Shaw was the Housekeeping and Laundry Operations Manager for Sodexo Senior Living Division serving all phases of resident life at Asbury Methodist Village in Gaithersburg, Maryland. His strategic initiatives with Asbury Methodist Village included continuous development of resident satisfaction, employee engagement and operational excellence. Shaw served seven years in the U.S. Army as a Quartermaster Chemical Specialist. During his military service he attended Austin Peay College in Tennessee and Hampton University in Virginia to earn a degree in Business Management. Shaw lives in Bowie, Maryland, with his wife and five-year-old daughter. His son recently graduated from Virginia Tech. Charlestown, which has more than 2,000 residents, is managed by Erickson Living.