Our Team

Kerry Mann, Chief Executive Officer

Kerry is Chief Executive Officer of Cranbrook Care. Kerry directs all aspects of the business at the corporate and facility levels. This includes strategic planning, financial management, property development, executive and facility management. Kerry has over 20 years’ experience in the health industry and holds a Masters in Business Administration. Kerry is a Director of the peak industry body Leading Aged Care Services Australia (LASA).

Deb Cormack, Director of Care Services

Deb is directly responsible for the day to day running of Bella Vista Gardens. She is responsible for the overall quality of care provided to residents and oversees the operational aspects of the facility including providing a high standard of senior management leadership for staff, clinical expertise, financial management, human resource management and leading innovative care practices. Deb has over 20 years’ experience in aged care, is a Registered General and Cardiology Nurse and has a Bachelor of Business Degree specialising in Management and Marketing.

Margaret Russell, Residential Services Manager

Margaret is responsible for overseeing food services, client services, housekeeping and property services at Bella Vista Gardens. Her role is to ensure the levels of service at Bella Vista Gardens meet our high standards. Margaret leads staff on the delivery of exceptional service and ensures continuous improvement in all areas of service to enhance resident’s experience and satisfaction. Margaret has over 15 years’ experience in aged care in similar roles.

Christine Reid, Client Services Manager

Christine is responsible for all aspects of client services, business support and administration for Bella Vista Gardens. Christine and the client services team are the point of contact for residents, their family members and friends on matters such as admissions, accounts, appointments and to arrange lifestyle services. Christine has 10 years’ experience in the aged care and retirement living industries in client liaison roles.