Magnolia Springs East Senior Living Community, Louisville, KY
Magnolia Springs East Louisville lies just off Gene Snyder Parkway, only 20 minutes from downtown Louisville via I-71. Our premier rental senior living community with no entry fee features beautifully designed assisted living apartments and memory care residences for those with Alzheimer’s disease or other related dementias. At Magnolia Springs, we Celebrate LIFE—it’s a philosophy that rules everything we do. We celebrate our residents and provide an environment to help them live with a greater purpose and sense of satisfaction every day. In addition, Magnolia Springs is committed to offering a holistic approach to total health and wellness. That’s why our community’s lifestyle programming focuses on all 8 Dimensions of Wellness to ensure overall physical, psychological and social wellbeing. And our commitment to Extraordinary Impressions™, our culture of gracious hospitality and service, ensures that each interaction with residents and their families is meaningful, memorable and exceeds expectations. Our resident satisfaction scores are consistently over 90%. No wonder Magnolia Springs East has won a variety of awards, including “Best Of Senior Living in Oldham County,” “Senior Advisor Top Rated Senior Care of Kentucky” and the JD Power award for “#1 in Customer Satisfaction.”
Nestled among 11 acres of beautiful trees and lush greenery just minutes from downtown Louisville, Magnolia Springs East is just a short hop from the excellent shopping and wonderful restaurants at the Paddock Shops. We’re close to a number of local hospitals and churches and just minutes from all the top attractions of Louisville, including Churchill Downs, the Louisville Zoo, the Muhammad Ali Center, and Louisville Slugger Field.
Meet The Team
Zac LaFollette is an experienced leader in the senior living industry. After earning his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Campbellsville University, he began his professional journey into human services at a non-profit named Apple Patch (now known as Pillar). During his time at Pillar he had the opportunity to lead, develop, and direct the community-based programs which provide an array of support services to more than 300 individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Robert LeFever III
Director of Culinary Services
Chef Bob has over 38 years of culinary experience. In addition to his years serving our country, he was the Executive Chef at The Pendennis Club in Louisville, Kentucky for 14 years. He has also held previous positions as a Corporate Trainer for Morrison’s Cafeteria, Kitchen Manager at St. Matthews Manor Nursing Home and
Director of Community Relations
Sue’s passion for working with seniors began early; at age sixteen while her friends were waitresses and car hops, Sue worked as a nurse’s aide in a skilled nursing community and absolutely loved it.
Director of Life Enrichment
Prior to joining Magnolia Springs, Amanda spent 10 years working with children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities as a Direct Support Professional and Day Program Manager before starting her career in senior living. She has worked as a Life Enrichment Director since 2019 and has a unique talent for creating a first-class resident experience.
Business Office Manager
Emily has been working in Senior Living for the since 2010 and joined the Magnolia Springs East family in 2021. Her background is in management and sales and she enjoy pitching in to help other departments whenever she is needed. She has been blessed to meet so many wonderful seniors and their families over the years, and enjoys sitting down with people to hear their story. When she is not at work, she enjoys hanging out with her Weimaraner dogs and trying new restaurants.
Director of Memory Way
Michelle, better known as “Mickie”, has been serving others throughout her career. Mickie has many years of experience in the classroom teaching children and in program management and development for seniors experiencing dementia. Mickie is a dynamic leader and advocate for the Heartfelt Connections programming in Memory Way and has a wonderful heart to serve. Mickie is a Louisville native and has 2 sons. She also enjoys to read and spend time with her Black Labrador, Beau.
Director of Plant Operations
Bio coming soon!
Director of Resident Services
Christy has nearly 20 years of nursing experience in senior living. Prior to joining Magnolia Springs, Christy worked in a well-known Louisville skilled nursing facility where she has held the roles of Restorative Nurse, MDS Coordinator, and Director of Nursing. Christy is a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) and a Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP).
Residents Love Magnolia Springs (You Will, Too!)
“My mother in has been here for 3 years. They have the best employees. It gives us peace of mind knowing we can work and she is taken care of. We can go out of town and not have to worry about her. If you are looking for a place for your parents Magnolia Springs is the best.”
“My mother is in the memory care unit at Magnolia Springs East and my brother and I could not be more pleased. There are a lot of activities for her to participate in and the food is wonderful. I have yet to meet a staff member that isn’t fantastic.”
“We are so grateful for this wonderful community for our mother. Every time we walk in the facility, we are warmly greeted and there are sounds of laughter and activities. The activity directors are absolutely amazing --- always planning unique and engaging activities and encouraging wide participation.”
Life Care Services. The Leader in Senior Living.
Magnolia Springs is managed by Life Care Services®, An LCS® Company. Life Care Services leads the way in senior living with over 40 years proven experience. This innovative leadership brings passion and performance through strong financial stewardship, lifestyle-centered services, as well as high quality health services in communities as unique as the individuals who live in them. To learn more about Life Care Services, visit www.lifecareservicesLCS.com.