Learn more about who makes Regency Park Astoria in Pasadena, California 'tick'

Meet Our Team​


April Ordiway, Leasing Director at Regency Park Astoria in Pasadena, CA

Lourdes Menchaca
Executive Director

  • Lourdes brings over 10 years of experience in senior living communities
  • Her top priority is ensuring the satisfaction of her residents and their families
  • Lourdes is committed to creating a family like environment between team members and residents
  • Raised by her grandmother, Lourdes has always had a love and deep respect for the elderly

Dana Barcelona-Bonner, leasing director at Regency Park Astoria

Dana Barcelona-Bonner
Leasing Director

  • With a long time presence in the senior living industry, Dana is dedicated to working closely with every family and ensuring the well-being of each of her residents.
  • Having had a strong affinity for seniors since she was young, Dana always spent a lot of time visiting her elderly neighbors, watching television together or helping them with their gardens.
  • Dana treats her residents like they are her own family members, with love, care and the utmost respect.
  • Having cared for her own parents in their later years, she has a great deal of knowledge, empathy and understanding for family members navigating the senior living process.

Maria Alarcon, Business Services Director at Regency Park Astoria in Pasadena, CA

Maria Alarcon
Business Services Director

  • Maria brings over 15 years of experience in assisted living
  • She is an advocate for both resident and staff needs
  • She enjoys creating a positive work environment
  • Maria enjoys spending time with her young son and family

Natalia Andujo, Wellness Director at Regency Park Astoria in Pasadena, CA

Natalia Andujo
Wellness Director

  • Natalia is an LVN that brings over 10 years of experience working in assisted living
  • She meets with and evaluates each resident to develop a care plan to meet their individual needs
  • Natalia truly enjoys building relationships with her residents and their families
  • After losing her father in 2002, Natalia decided to pursue a career in nursing

Carmen Galicia - Memory Care Director at Regency Park Astoria in Pasadena, CA

Carmen Galicia
Memory Care Director

  • Carmen brings over 8 years of experience in the health care industry
  • She is committed to providing meaningful programs for her residents dealing with memory loss
  • Carmen is passionate about making each day a special day for her residents
  • In her free time, Carmen enjoys jewelry making.

Rigo Arias, Executive Chef at Regency Park Astoria in Pasadena, CA

Karla Medina
Social Director

  • Karla brings over 5 years experience of working in assisted living
  • She takes great pleasure in creating new activities and programs for her residents
  • Karla spends time building genuine relationships with her residents gaining their trust and friendship
  • Having played competitive softball in high school and college, Karla still enjoys her love for softball playing in a slow pitch league

Jorge Jimenez  - Executive Chef at Regency Park Astoria in Pasadena, CA

Jorge Jimenez
Executive Chef

  • Jorge first started working in the senior living industry when he participated alongside celebrity chefs at a charity event
  • He has been creating culinary delights for the senior living industry since he was 20 years old
  • Jorge has devoted his career to cooking for seniors because he loves bringing them joy through his cooking
  • For Jorge whose father was a chef and whose mother brought the family together through cooking, there is nothing quite like a great family dinner

Matilde Ochoa, Dining Room Manager at Regency Park Astoria in Pasadena, CA

Matilde Ochoa
Dining Room Manager

  • Matilde has been with Regency Park Astoria in dining services for over 18 years
  • She loves providing an exceptional dining experience for the residents and anticipating their needs
  • Matilde takes the time to listen and respond to resident requests
  • Caring for the residents reminds Matilde of the specials times she shared with her grandmother

Leopoldo-Calderon - Maintenance at Regency Park Astoria in Pasadena, CA

Leopoldo “Polo” Calderon
Construction Manager

  • Polo has been with Regency Park since 1987
  • He is a skilled plumber, painter and electrician
  • Polo is great at construction and solving residents needs
  • Polo is a family man who loves spending time with his wife and  two children

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