You will find that The Guest House is made up of wonderful and experienced staff members and volunteers. Through flexible schedules and job sharing, different employees provide care throughout the week.

Dana Chapman - Director

Dana Chapman – Director


  • Dana Chapman, Executive Director
  • Debbie Powell, Director of Admissions/Social Services
  • Sandra Martin, Finance Manager


  • Angie Morgan, CNA, Activities Manager
  • Rowan White, Activities Assistant


  • Tess Wagner, Lead RN
  • Faith Eller, Lead LPN
  • Rosemary Bates, RN; BSN
  • Sandra Gamrel, LPN
  • Lea Perkins, CNA
  • Brandi Suggs, CNA
  • Jennifer Robinson, CNA

Music Therapy

  • Amanda Martin, CMT
  • Jane Estrada, CMT


  • Sandra Pace, Kitchen Manager
  • Catering – The Food Factory Cornelia, GA. – Owner Greg Crowe

Building Maintenance

  • Kyle Parker

Volunteers and Supporters

Kim Odonnell, Ginger Imperial, Cheryl Vassiliadis, The Encouragers, The Wealthy Guardians, The Atlanta Road Singers, Patsy Amidei, Pets Bandit and Buddy Powell, Ed & Carol Grill, Ralph Herring, Shon Peppers, Smitty Lucas, Steve Norris,  Paul Barnes, Patsy Seals, UNG Nursing Department , Brenau University Occupational Therapy Department, Brenau University Nursing Department, Brenau University Psychology Department, The Sexton Family, First Presbyterian Church, The Gainesville Lions Club, Quinlan Art Center, The Hall County Optimist Club, Gainesville Hall Newcomers Club, The Wheeler Family, UNG Psychology – Emily Brown, Joyce Cantrell, CNA., Cresswind Lake Lanier – Dee & Chuck Gilmour , Terry & Pat Valz,  Jim Ewing, Sue Decreschenzo, The Cresswind Singers and Fielding Dillard, The Smoky Springs Bell Ringers, Adventures In Missions Students, Doug Terry – McDonald Terry Group, Debi Pearson – The HandyTech Group, First Presbyterian Church, Grace Episcopal Church, First United Methodist Church, First Baptist Church, Chestnut Mountain Baptist Church, Roger Keebaugh, Ron Combs- Combs Pest Control, Agora House for Men, Wanda Martin, Sherry Smith, Marie Davis, Quinlan Visual Arts Center, Ron Combs Pest Control, Cotton Corporate Services, Cox Communications and Electronics, Kevin Tharpe, Attorney At Law, Richie Hann, Stephen Weed, Lane Jones, Liberty Mutual Insurance, Senator Butch Miller, NEGA Eye Clinic – Dr. Jeff Payne

We are very grateful for the devotion, loyalty and commitment of our many volunteers.  With their love and kindness we are a bigger better family and can provide The Very Best Care to our cherished Seniors.  An hour a week, or an hour a day makes a real difference and we value each and every one!

Support Group Leader

  • Alan Denson, LCSW


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