With nearly 20 years of hospitality experience, Michigan native Nolan Poloney has been involved in Senior Living since 2013. As Executive Director, his day-to-day responsibilities include overseeing community operations. Driven by serving others, Nolan also loves helping create a warm, welcoming home for every resident of All Seasons. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and kids and working on home improvement projects. Nolan strives to live his life by the Golden Rule: “Treat others as you would like to be treated."
A Michigan native, Brandon has worked in Senior Living since 2015, when he joined the All Seasons team as a server in the dining room. In his current role as Sales Counselor, Brandon answers questions from potential new residents and their families and arranges tours of the community for them. Brandon finds being able to make someone smile by helping them in some way the most rewarding part of his job. Outside of work, Brandon enjoys reading, knitting, and taking road trips through Michigan with his friends.
Armando Xhajaj is a resident of Shelby Twp and has been working in the hospitality and culinary industry for over 14 years. As Executive Chef, Armando is committed to working with his team to deliver an exceptional dining experience to residents daily. When not at work, Armando enjoys spending time with family and friends and making wine with his father. His guiding principle is “Use your smile to change the world, don’t let the world change your smile.”
DINING ROOM MANAGER
A native Michigander who grew up down South, Katheline Goforth has been in the food and beverage industry for over 30 years, lending her talents to both fine dining restaurants as well as hotels. Her passion for food and talent for brightening people’s day are always at the heart of her work here at All Seasons. Katheline enjoys travel, reading, a good game of pickle ball and spending quality time at home. She enjoys putting a smile on residents’ faces and believes "joy is the best gratitude."
DIRECTOR OF LIFE ENRICHMENT
Michigan native Zach Guida is a graduate of Oakland University, where he studied Creative Writing and Instrumental Music. Zach got his start in the Senior Living industry in 2013 as a server in All Seasons' dining room. From there, he was promoted to Concierge, which allowed him to connect with residents and better understand their hobbies and interests. That understanding informs the work he does every day as Life Enrichment Director. Zach loves hearing residents' stories and learning about their lives. Outside of work, he enjoys nature, reading and gaming. His favorite quote is “You can achieve anything. The only limits are the ones you set for yourself.”
DIRECTOR OF MAINTENANCE
A Detroit native, Demetrius Ely has been in the maintenance industry since 2011, and in Senior Living specifically since 2014. As Maintenance Director at All Seasons of Rochester Hills, his daily responsibilities include taking care of work orders, preparing units for new residents, and developing strong relationships with vendors. Demetrius enjoys being met with a new challenge every day, working at a great community, and interacting with the residents. Outside of work, he enjoys spending quality time with his wife and grandkids. His guiding principle is to stay focused, especially in times of stress. A favorite quote of Demetrius’ is: “When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.” - Franklin D. Roosevelt
Executive Vice President, Senior Living
Born and raised in Flint, Jason Kohler has worked in Senior Living and adjacent industries for over 18 years. Since 2003, he has been involved in nearly every facet of senior care, including Independent and Assisted Living, Memory Care, and more. Jason’s prior experience in the Hospitality industry was incredibly helpful when refocusing his career on Senior Living. In his current role, his day-to-day involvement at the community primarily involves helping to support the work that happens in the field, spending quality time in the communities whenever possible. Jason is energized by serving others and loves making a resident’s day whenever and however he can. Outside of work, he plays competitive billiards and also enjoys snowboarding, working out, and spending time with family and friends. His guiding principle is “Take care of your associates. In turn, they will take good care of the residents, and the rest will take care of itself.” A quote that inspires him is, “Whether you think you can, or think you cannot, you’re right.” - Henry Ford
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF OPERATIONS, SENIOR LIVING DIVISION
Originally from Lancaster, PA, Adam Snyder has been involved in Senior Living since 2003. He now oversees the day-to-day operations for all Beztak Senior Living communities. Adam enjoys interacting with people every day and helping brighten lives. He has a passion for tackling issues and finds brainstorming and implementing new solutions very rewarding. Outside of work, Adam loves attending his kids’ sporting events, golfing, hiking, and fishing.
JOE DEL SERRONE
SENIOR DIRECTOR OF BRAND MANAGEMENT
Joe Del Serrone was born in Michigan and raised in Italy, where he began his career in hospitality over 20 years ago. His experience includes cruise ships, luxury hotels and apartment management. Joe has worked in Senior Living since 2014, currently leading world-class brand initiatives to ensure a consistent and compelling brand experience globally across the All Seasons communities. Joe enjoys getting to know people and strives to make a positive difference in the lives of residents and team members. When not at work, Joe enjoys cooking, Italian music, travel and quality time with family and friends.
REGIONAL DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS, SENIOR LIVING
With over 25 years of experience in all areas of Senior and Specialized Residential Housing, Rebecca brings a robust knowledge of Independent and Residential communities to her role. As Regional Director of Operations, Rebecca spends time at her communities supporting and training on-site employees in their daily responsibilities. She also loves meeting and visiting with residents, ensuring they feel comfortable and fulfilled in their homes. Outside of work, Rebecca enjoys spending time with family and friends, practicing yoga, taking in nature, and shopping. A quote that inspires her: “None of us, including me, ever do great things. But we can all do small things, with great love, and together we can do something wonderful." – Mother Teresa
CORPORATE DIRECTOR OF FOOD AND BEVERAGE, SENIOR LIVING
Daniel Novak a native Detroiter has been working in management, food service, and senior living for over 20 years. His day-to-day responsibilities include working with our culinary teams developing dining programs, setting and maintaining standards, verifying food safety compliance and ensuring quality. Dan treats each day as an opportunity to exceed our residents expectations by creating a spectacular dining experience from start to finish inclusive of food, ambiance, décor and service. When not at work, he enjoys cooking for family and friends, dining out trying new restaurants, and fishing and spending time at his cottage in Northern Michigan.
CORPORATE DIRECTOR OF SALES AND MARKETING, SENIOR LIVING
Having spent 16 of his over 18 years’ industry experience in related and relevant positions, Michigan native Michael MacDonell is responsible for oversight of the Beztak and All Seasons Senior Living salesforce as a whole. This includes active involvement in the success and optimization of all phases, from prospective-resident through to move-in. Michael particularly enjoys working with his team to engage with prospective residents and their families to discover how to best meet the individual needs of each. Outside of work, Michael stays busy helping his wife raise their two young boys. In addition to spending time with his family, he also enjoys playing music and bike riding. One of his chief guiding principles is “take ownership in everything you do.” A quote that inspires him is “We can all make a difference in the lives of others in need, because it is the most simple of gestures that make the most significant of differences.” — Miya Yamanouchi
DIRECTOR OF ARTISTIC AND INTELLECTUAL PLANNING
Originally from Washington D.C., Natalie brings over ten years’ experience in performing arts, nonprofit administration, and arts conference programming and producing to her role. As Director of Artistic and Intellectual Planning, she is responsible for curating and overseeing the artistic and educational programs for the All Seasons senior communities in MI, AZ, and FL. More specifically, Natalie actively conceptualizes, develops, maintains, and controls the vision, venue, and content that shapes the artistic, educational, and cultural programming of the All Seasons communities. Natalie believes there’s no better feeling than witnessing a room of strangers form an innate bond because of a shared art experience. When not working, she enjoys travel, exploring the outdoors, writing, and seeing as many new performers as she can. A quote that inspires her is “The purpose of art is to lay bare the questions that have been hidden by the answers.” (James Baldwin).