We have a great team at Evergreen Senior Living. Check back soon to get to know them and come meet them in person.
Lisa Greer, Executive Director
Lisa is a mother of three grown children and four wonderful grandchildren. She enjoys spending time with her Life Partner Bob who is a grass seed farmer. As a family we enjoy family dinners every night, camping, kayaking, fishing and visiting the coast. Lisa has worked in senior living since 1996. She began her career working with children in early childhood education. Lisa started her career in Assisted Living in Central Oregon quite by accident never thinking it would become her life passion. She is experienced in almost every position within Assisted Living. This has given her a great understanding of residents and their families. She loves helping residents and their families navigate this stage of life. Developing a trusting relationship where residents and families feel safe and cared for, in a community that residents are proud to call home, is most important to Lisa.
Heather Martinez, Assistant Executive Director
Heather Martinez is a compassionate leader, bringing with her over 18 years of experience working in the senior living industry. She has worked specifically at the Eugene campus since 2006, and knows all our residents by name. She started here as a caregiver, then became a Med Tech, a Resident Care Coordinator, and finally Assistant Administrator where she has been in that position for 9 years.
Heather has three kids, two daughters and a son. When she is not on the Eugene Campus, her family can be found on the field or in the courts, since sports are a huge part of her children’s life. Her family loves to watch and play football, basketball and softball.
Elizabeth Luras, MBA – Community Relations and Marketing Director
Elizabeth is the one to welcome families to our community and to build partnerships with likeminded organizations. She is an army veteran, a national military advocate and a recent graduate of Concordia University and George Fox University, where she holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and a Bachelor of Arts, in Organizational Management and Leadership.
Elizabeth is passionate about helping our seniors and their families walk through the various transitions, as well as honoring their life legacy, with dignity and respect. Elizabeth enjoys the outdoors, mountain climbing and mountain biking, camping, and exploring National Parks and Historic Monuments.
Sarah Morales, Wellness Coordinator
Sarah Morales started caring for seniors in 1999 in an assisted living as a kitchen aide. She fell in love with the seniors and moved into caregiving, then became a certified nursing assistant, a certified medication assistant, followed by nursing school and graduated with her LPN in 2013. She has a passion for the seniors, loves to make them smile and listening to their stories. She has worked closely with the Alzheimer’s Association in Colorado, Hospice care teams, has worked in assisted living, memory care, long term care and skilled nursing.
Sarah Moved to Eugene Oregon in 2006 from Fort Collins Colorado. She met her husband in 2008 and was married in 2010. She has a son and boy/girl twins. She loves to go to the coast with her family and loves camping.
Angela Evans, Wellness Coordinator
Angela Evans has always had the passion to help and serve others. Her dream has always been to be a nurse; however, life took a different path for her and she became a stay at home mom to raise her three children. During that time Angela was a leader in her church serving in the children’s church and began working for the church school. She worked in various areas of the school including administration and teaching K-8th grade students and working as an advocate for higher education in low income communities. She graduated in 2017 from nursing school in California. Angela decided to start her career as a nurse here in Eugene Oregon to be close to her oldest daughter and grandchild. Angela has found a great honor in serving the senior community. “They have such a history and so many life lessons to teach us.” Joel 2:28 – “I will pour out My Spirit on all flesh; then your sons and your daughters will prophesy, your old men will dream dreams, and your young men will see visions.”
When Angela is not working you will find her enjoying life with her husband and spending time with her three children and two granddaughters. Angela loves the sun, she loves hiking, and she loves the water.
Claire Ogren, Life Enrichment Director
Claire’s interest into the lives of seniors began when she was a young girl, visiting Adult Foster Homes with her grandma. Seeing the personalities, as well as struggles of seniors instilled in her a desire to help people. Claire has been involved in the senior living field since 2010. Starting as a caregiver, then on to med tech, she then moved on to Life Enrichment Activities. She now can’t picture herself in any other setting. Earning residents trust, providing encouragement and understanding, bring her fulfillment and joy for her position. Claire enjoys being outdoors, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.
April Egan, Life Enrichment Director
April is an avid gardener, she loves all things that grow. Her favorite flower is the daffodil. Not only does April love to garden, her other great love is working with, and caring for seniors! Caring for seniors is something she has been passionate about since she was a child. One of her first jobs was sitting with a senior. April has been an Activities Professional for over 7 years, and completely enjoys ever minute of it. She has been in Senior Care since 2002. April looks forward to serving Seniors, with joy, for the remainder of her life – as it is her passion and calling!
Crystal Wright, Business Office Coordinator
Crystal Wright started her career in healthcare in 2004 working in group homes. In 2007, She found the wonderful world of assisted living. Within her time working with seniors she has been a Care Partner, Med Tech, Activity Director, and received an Associate’s Degree before landing in her new home here at Evergreen as a Business Office Coordinator in 2017. In her downtime, she enjoys spending time with her two beautiful Children and very energetic Chihuahua.
Ralph Perez, Maintenance Director
The Evergreen Senior Living Campus is extremely fortunate to have Ralph as our, Maintenance Director. You can always catch Ralph with a smile on his face and a positive attitude, while keeping our campus running. Ralph comes to us from California, where he worked remodeling homes for over 15 years, including 10 years in maintenance, working as a director for Girl Scouts of America. He and his wife both have grown children and they enjoy visiting their families whenever possible. He enjoys the outdoors and taking his 3 dogs for walks (a German Shepard named Oso, and two Chihuahua’s Tiny and Biggy). Ralph loves working around people, taking care of them, and bringing a smile to their face – knowing that they have someone who cares about them and appreciates them.
Mary Sheridan - Dining Services Coordinator
Bio coming soon!