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Eagle’s Trace Awards Scholarships to Dining Services Students

Jun 23, 2017

Houston, Texas— Graduation season commemorates the achievements of thousands of high school and college students in the Houston area.

On June 11, residents of Eagle’s Trace celebrated not only the success of eight students employed at the Erickson Living retirement community but also the special bonds created between generations.

These local students, employed in the Dining Services Department of Eagle’s Trace, earned four-year collegiate scholarships. The value of these awards is $1,000 per semester during their freshman and sophomore years and $1,500 per semester during their junior and senior years for a total of $10,000 per student....

Eagle’s Trace Appoints Latasha Jones as Director of Continuing Care

May 10, 2017

Houston, Texas— Eagle’s Trace retirement community announced the promotion of Latasha Jones to Director of Continuing Care.

Mrs. Jones brings seven years of senior living experience to her new leadership position. She began her career at Eagle’s Trace in 2015 as Assisted Living and Memory Care Manager before a promotion to Assistant Administrator in July, 2016. Previously, she served as an Assistant Executive Director and a Director of Social Services at two health care facilities in Dallas.

As Director of Continuing Care, Mrs. Jones will oversee the daily health and wellness services and achievement of high quality...

Eagle’s Trace Promotes Michael Friedel to Associate Executive Director

Apr 19, 2017

Houston, Texas— Eagle’s Trace, the Erickson Living retirement community, promoted Mr. Michael Friedel to the leadership position of Associate Executive Director.

Friedel joined Eagle's Trace in October 2014 to serve as its Director of Continuing Care. He began his career with Erickson Living in 2011 at Oak Crest, a sister community in Baltimore, Maryland, where he first served as Assisted Living Manager and was later promoted to Director of Continuing Care. He is currently licensed as a Nursing Home Administrator in Texas, Maryland, Delaware and Pennsylvania.

“Since his arrival, Michael has played an invaluable role in the...

Galveston Crossing Plans Shared With Priority List Members of Eagle's Trace

Apr 11, 2017

Houston, Texas-- April 6 was a big day for Priority List members of Eagle’s Trace! They were invited to see exclusive information about the Erickson Living retirement community’s new independent living building under construction, Galveston Crossing.

Scheduled to open in late summer, 2018, Galveston Crossing will feature 118 new residences with nine new floor plans in addition to the most popular styles from the recently opened Amarillo Terrace.

“The room was filled with energy and excitement,” described Pam Burgeson, Director of Sales. “More than 100 priority list members joined us at the Marriott Energy Corridor to learn...

Four Hours Equals 8,640 Jars of Peanut Butter Made by Eagle’s Trace Volunteers

Mar 28, 2017

Houston, Texas-- When they dip their snacks during an Astros game or make their grandkids a lunchtime sandwich, twenty-two residents and employees of Eagle’s Trace will have a new appreciation for peanut butter.

On March 23, the group from the Erickson Living retirement community traveled to the Houston Peanut Butter Cannery of the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-day Saints in Houston. There, they donated a four-hour shift under the watchful eye of the Church’s experienced staff.

After receiving a peanut butter production primer, the team went to work. From unloading the peanuts to placing jars...

Creating Dream Homes at Eagle’s Trace

Mar 20, 2017

Houston, Texas— For residents of Eagle’s Trace, the sky is the limit when it comes to creating their new dream homes.

Just ask Tisa Stivers, the Interior Designer at the Erickson Living retirement community located in West Houston. Ms. Stivers leads the Custom Interiors Department, presenting current and future residents with an array of stylish options and amenities to enhance their respective floor plans.

“We literally re-create the preferences of a customer to turn their new apartment into a dream home at Eagle’s Trace,” said Ms. Stivers. “Then, the professionals in our General Services Department use their...

Eagle’s Trace Promotes Kristin Malejan to Director of Resident Life

Mar 9, 2017

Houston, Texas— Eagle’s Trace retirement community promoted Kristin Malejan to Director of Resident of Life.

Mrs. Malejan brings more than eleven years of experience in the senior living industry. At Eagle’s Trace, she has served as Resident Life Manager and a licensed social worker. Previously, she was the Director of Resident & Family Services at Silverado Senior Living.

As Director of Resident Life for Eagle’s Trace, Mrs. Malejan will provide oversight and support to several areas that directly impact the daily lives of more than 775 residents of the Erickson Living retirement community. These include community resources,...

Eagle’s Trace Appoints Ruben Perez as Director of Dining Services

Jan 12, 2017

Houston, Texas— Eagle’s Trace retirement community appointed Ruben Perez as Director of Dining Services.

Mr. Perez brings more than twenty years of experience in the hospitality industry with the Four Seasons Hotel, Aramark Healthcare and the Cheesecake Factory Restaurant.

As Director of Dining Services for Eagle’s Trace, he will oversee 140 employees and the operation of restaurants featuring diverse dining offerings from formal to casual in both the independent living and extended care neighborhoods.

“We extend a warm welcome to Ruben as he shares his culinary creativity with residents and employees,” stated Stephen Aigner, Executive Director...

Eagle’s Trace Opens New Independent Living Residence

Nov 28, 2016

Houston, Texas— Meeting the demand for its senior living lifestyle and amenities, Eagle’s Trace expanded its 70-acre campus with the addition of a new independent living resident building.

Named Amarillo Terrace, the project features 108 residences with fresh floor plans highlighting open-concept designs. Amenities include stainless steel appliances and granite countertops; screened-in porches and patios are options for a number of the residences.

Residents of the Erickson Living retirement community began moving into Amarillo Terrace in early November. They have access to a new media room, fitness center and additional meeting space.

Pamela Burgeson is the...

Eagle’s Trace Residents Support Wreaths Across America In Houston

Nov 15, 2016

Houston, Texas— The generous residents of Eagle’s Trace retirement community came through again in a big way.

They contributed $1,670 to donate to the Houston Chapter of Wreaths Across America to help fulfill its goal of placing a wreath on all 60,000+ grave sites at the Houston National Cemetery in December.

Wreaths Across America is a non-profit organization dedicated to honoring and thanking veterans for their service and sacrifice. Its mission is to “Remember, Honor, and Teach.”

The contribution by Eagle’s Trace translates into 167 wreaths for the project. The effort, sponsored by the resident-led Community...