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Meet the Staff​


Annabelle Argenal,  Administrator and Director of Nursing at The Fair Oaks in Pasadena, CA

Annabelle Argenal
Administrator and Director of Nursing

  • Annabelle is a vocational nurse that brings over 14 years of experience in long-term elder care
  • She restructured the medication management program and wellness procedures to ensure efficiency and compliance for the wellness staff
  • Ms. Argenal runs annual orientation and training programs for wellness staff
  • Annabelle loves to help people to not only learn how to do things but understand why they are done.

Graciela Vega, Business Office Manager at The Fair Oaks

Graciela Vega
Business Services Director

  • Graciela Vega brings 15 years of experience in customer service
  • Ms. Vega has a degree in medical billing and coding
  • Ms. Vega is extremely efficient and can help you with any billing questions
  • She enjoys working in an office setting that allows her to connect with residents and their families.

Rhonda Guzman, Assisted Living Director at The Fair Oaks in Pasadena, CA

Rhonda Guzman
Assisted Living Director

  • Rhonda brings 16 years of experience as an LVN to Regency Park
  • She oversees resident care, wellness and medication management
  • Rhonda is passionate about working with seniors which she has bee doing since 2007
  • Happily married with 5 kids, weekends are all about family time

Maylin Melendez
Social Director

  • Maylin brings 5 years of experience working in the senior living industry
  • She is passionate about working with seniors and learning about each of her resident's stories and experiences
  • Maylin takes great joy in seeing her residents engaging in the activities and events she creates for them
  • In her free time, Maylin loves hiking and mountain biking

Rigo Arias

Rigo Arias
Executive Chef

  • Chef Rigo has been creating culinary delights for senior communities for over 30 years
  • He has devoted the past 24 years to developing well balanced delicious menus for Regency Park residents
  • He takes great joy in baking specialty breads and desserts for our residents
  • Taught to cook by his mother at an early age, Chef Rigo has passed on the family tradition to his daughter who aspires to become a chef

Tonia Estrada, Dining Room Manager at The Fair Oaks in Pasadena, CA

Tonia Estrada
Dining Room Manager

  • Tonia brings over 10 years of experience in the service and food ​industry
  • She loves talking to the residents and making their dining experience personalized and enjoyable. 
  • Tonia takes great care in managing her staff to make sure the residents’ dining experience is always exceptional
  • In her free time, Tonia loves going on adventures and visiting new places with her husband

Mary Chavarria, Environmental Services Director at The Fair Oaks in Pasadena, CA

Mary Chavarria
Environmental Services Director

  • Mary Chavarria brings 13 years of experience as a supervisor
  • She has been with Fair Oaks for 11 years
  • Ms. Chavarria is great at multitasking and getting the job done
  • Mary is a caring person whose passion is to help others.

Manny Moreno

Manny Moreno
Maintenance Director

  • Manny has worked for Regency Park for more than 30 years
  • He brings with him a strong construction background
  • Manny enjoys helping the Fair Oaks residents with all of their maintenance needs
  • Manny is extremely hard working and prides himself on being extremely efficient

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