Meet the Team at Otterbein Cridersville

Posted on: April 21, 2022

When you move into Otterbein Cridersville or any other Otterbein community, you’ll soon discover that you’re part of a community. Staff members and fellow residents will feel like family, helping you learn the ropes in no time! 

To give you a glimpse into the caring staff at our Otterbein Cridersville community, we’d like to introduce you to a few of our marketing and life enrichment team members — or partners, as they’re often referred to here.

Meet Nicole, Director of Marketing

nicole-01“I truly love and appreciate the time I am able to spend with the residents of our community. It is truly a family atmosphere, and there is a Spirit that you feel as soon as you arrive. The partners that work here are a blessing to all of us.” – Nicole Daniels, Director of Marketing

Nicole Daniels, the director of marketing at Otterbein Cridersville, joined the team in July 2017. She began as the independent living counselor and moved into the director role in September 2020.

Nicole received her undergraduate degree in marketing education from Bowling Green State University and her MBA from Urbana University. She has a rich employment history with over 14 years of experience in marketing.

Nicole lives in Indian Lake with her husband, Jon. She enjoys spending time outdoors, boating, fishing, and singing on the Lighthouse of Indian Lake Worship Team.

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Meet Amber, Healthcare SeniorLife Counselor

Amber Martin, Otterbein Cridersville Healthcare SeniorLife Counselor“The best part of joining the Otterbein team is walking alongside residents and families as they enter the Otterbein family.” – Amber Martin, Healthcare SeniorLife Counselor

Healthcare SeniorLife Counselor Amber Martin has over 14 years of experience working in the social service field serving the residents in the greater Lima region in Ohio.

Amber’s experience working with community providers and leaders ensures all parties involved in the move-in process are informed, heard, and supported.

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Meet Camille, Independent Living SeniorLife Counselor

Camille Garbash, Otterbein Cridersville Independent Living SeniorLife Counselor“I have a passion for people and making a difference in their lives. I am so thrilled and honored to be a partner at Otterbein Cridersville.” – Camille Garbash, Independent Living SeniorLife Counselor

Independent Living SeniorLife Counselor Camille Garbash has over 20 years of experience in public relations, marketing, and sales. With most of her career falling in senior living and healthcare industries, Camille knows the key to success is sincere, transparent, and caring relationships with others.

Originally a native of Van Wert, Ohio, Camille moved back to Lima in February 2020. Her son Jimmy, a Crestview Local School District student in Ashland, is very active in high school sports.

Camille enjoys traveling to Florida, running, reading, spending time outdoors, listening to music, and watching sports in her free time. But most of all, she enjoys making memories and spending time with her son.

Meet Desiree, Director of Life Enrichment

Desiree Barns, Otterbein Cridersville Director of Life Enrichment“I am thankful for everyone who has supported me with this opportunity, and l love being part of the Otterbein Cridersville Family!” – Desiree Barns, Director of Life Enrichment

Desiree Barns, a former activity leader for independent living and long-term care residents, has recently started a new journey here at Otterbein Cridersville as the director of life enrichment.

Native to Wapakoneta, Desiree currently lives there with her husband Tony, son Dalton, two dogs, and two cats. She loves spending time with her family and pets, watching Ohio State football games, enjoying a good movie, being outside, and going on hikes

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Discover More About the Otterbein Cridersville Community

Would you like to meet more of the staff at Otterbein Cridersville? Are you ready to discover the benefits of a continuing care retirement community? Click on the link below to request additional information or schedule a visit.


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