Sundial Assisted Living | Team

Suzanna Jo Trompczynski, Administrator

Suzanna has been interested in the healthcare field for years.  Right out of high school she went to Career West Academy in Chico, CA, and received her CCMA (California Certified Medical Assistant).  After working in rural clinics for 15 years in Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Health Care Administration in 2007. Her career then took her into marketing and business development with a National DME company.

This wealth of experience, plus her passion for elders has made Suzanna a perfect fit as the Administrator of Sundial Assisted Living.  Suzanna’s love of family, and her role as wife, mother, stepmother, and grandmother bring her fulfillment.  She enjoys camping, hiking, and golfing with them. Suzanna also enjoys doing agility training and dog shows.

Carma Hunter, Life Enrichment Director

Carma has had a heart to work with the elderly ever since she came to Redding. She joined our Sundial family in 2015, training as a companion and as weekend activities assistant. Carma brings a background in elementary education, choir mission trips, church leadership and a great love for our elder population.

Carma grew up in the Monterey Bay area, where she married her husband, Ken, and raised their three children, Rachelle, Jeff and Brent. The whole family moved to the Redding area almost three years ago. Carma enjoys hiking, swimming and exploring in our beautiful country-side. She is also an avid reader and has a personal goal to be a published writer before…whenever.

Stacey McGarvin, Dining Services Director

Stacey has worked at Sundial since 2006. She has 16 years of experience in dining service, striving to constantly innovate and create new, delicious, and healthy meals. Her goal is to make each dining experience wonderful for each person. Stacey says, “You will find great friends, great food, and great memories at Sundial Assisted Living.”

Stacy lives in Redding with her husband, four children, and two dogs.

Kirk Kingsford, Director of Plant Operations

Kirk has worked in the Redding area in general customer service relations, houseboat manufacturing, general management, most building trades, property management, and building operations and repairs. His care and love for others is always at the core of his life’s work.

Kirk and his wife enjoy Christian ministry in Redding with all ages. His hobbies include woodworking, fishing, kite flying, and singing gospel music with his wife. Kirk Kingsford came to Redding in 1970 when he married the “love of his life,” Lynn. Together, they have been blessed with three children–a daughter and two sons. Their children and their spouses have honored them with nine wonderful grandchildren.

Elizabeth Amlin, Community Relations Director

Elizabeth Amlin, Community Relations Director Elizabeth has almost always been in sales in one form or another. She loves people and finds she can easily build rapport. As a young child, she sold personalized Christmas cards. After taking over a newspaper route, she grew the clientele from 35 to 125! She's worked for Costco, Lincare, and Lyro Printing. In addition to expanding her wings into senior living, Elizabeth also owns a bridal magazine as a hobby.

Elizabeth is happily married and has five grown children that have blessed her with ten grandchildren! Her family can almost always being seen doing things together. She loves to travel, hike, camp, boat, wake board, paddle board, sew, and take photos of everything.