Our Admin Team
Director of Social Services
Tracey Perry became a part of the Festus Manor Nursing Center family in January 2013, as the Director of Social Services with over 18 years of experience in the social work field. Educationally, she earned her Master’s in Human Resource Management in 2008 and her undergraduate degree in Social Work in 1995. She has earned endless certificates and educational credits in a wide range of continuing educational courses such as Dementia Mapping and certified Senior Care specialist. Tracey also came to us with over 22 years of military experience both active duty and reserves/guard; she retired with the rank of Major in 2007. Although her primary duties were logistics she maintained a strong presence in the social service field throughout her career. She additionally, remains very active in the community; she is a founding/active board member for Jefferson County Project C.O.P.E, active member at the local YMCA, volunteers with the local little league sports organization, registered volunteer with the school district and is CERT certified through the Herculaneum fire department. Through her wealth of knowledge and experience and her strengths-based, holistic approach to problem solving, it is Tracey’s mission to provide the best resident care as possible!
In December 2009, Amanda Bell walking into Fesut Manor; this time as an adult instead of as a 6 year old little girl chasing her mom, Mary Kent, who was also one a medical record supervisor for Festus Manor. Amanda has maintained electronic medical records while working closely with the nursing staff and our facility physicians to assure the residents’ health information is accurate and meets the state requirements.
While Amanda’s primary role wasn’t business office manager, Amanda felt the opportunity to extend her relationships and grow her knowledge was a great way to begin a new chapter here at Festus Manor.
One of the many goals Amanda has implemented so far is responding and networking with residents and their loved ones. Amanda encourages residents and their families to contact the business office to reach a better understanding of their financials to ensure a smooth line of communication. We have a new team, new goals and have always had a concrete foundation. I am pround to be part of Festus Manor and look forward to the positive changes to bettwe your loved one’s experience.
Tracy is a graduate of Jefferson College ADN Program in 1991. Worked 22yrs at Jefferson Hospital in med–surg, geriatric ,psych nursing, and wound care. Joined Festus Manor in 2011 furthering career in Long term care and currently has taken on new role as MDS Coordinator .
Emma has 12 years of experience in the medical field. She started as a dietary aide but has also worked as a CNA, and Supply Coordinator. Emma is now working towards her CDM. Having worked in many areas of care has allowed her to gain the knowledge and understanding to help provide quality nutrition for clients. Emma loves getting to know her clients and help them towards their nutritional goals while building lasting relationships.
Christina joined the Festus Manor team in 2008. She has 18 years experience in long term healthcare. In addition to her current role in human resources and accounts payable, Christina has worked as a CNA/CMT.
She has been married to her husband, Danny, for 11 years. Together they have 4 children and 2 grandchildren. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, hunting, fishing and camping.
Hello, my name is Melissa Johnson and I have worked in the medical field since 1993. This is when i decided to go to college to receive my CNA. I have worked as a CNA up until 2017 when I went to college to become a CMT. I was recently promoted to central supply through my employer. I have worked with Festus Manor from 2012 to present. I also worked with Festus from 2000 to 2006. I look forward to continuing to work with this company!
Leanna Luther has been in the medical field since 1995. She recieved her Certified Nurses Assistant certificate in March 1996. She worked in hospice prior to joining the Festus Manor family in 2006. She left the medical field for two years then returned to Festus Manor in 2014. Leanna transferred to laundry in 2015 and became the laundry supervisor in 2017. She accepted the position as Housekeeping/Laundry Supervisor in january 2020.