Executive Director

Beckie Cunningham

Beckie grew up in Fletcher, North Carolina, which is located in the beautiful mountains between Hendersonville and Asheville. A graduate of Haywood Technical College and Western Carolina University, she is currently pursuing a graduate degree from Eastern Michigan University in Alzheimer’s.


Director of Sales

Glen Aiello

Glen Aiello, the Director of Sales at Edgewater, grew up in Long Island, NY and attended Johnson & Wales University at Providence, RI. Mr. Aiello earned a degree in Hospitality and Business Management.


Director of Activities

Mallory Perez

Originally from Chester, South Carolina, Mallory Perez received a Bachelor of Business Administration in healthcare administration from Winthrop University in December 2017. For the past seven years, she has worked in the healthcare industry, having worked as a pharmacy technician for six years, followed by one year in the emergency room at The Blake at Edgewater.


Director of Dining Services

Scott Simka

Originally from Brooklyn, New York, Scott has spent the past 10 years in North Carolina after living in South Florida for 15 years. He graduated from Abraham Lincoln High School near Brighton Beach in New York City, studied liberal arts at Brooklyn College and received an Associate of Science degree in Culinary Arts from Johnson & Wales University in Providence, Rhode Island.

Director of Maintenance

Sabri Ertas

Originally from Turkey, Sabri finished high school and two years of college before serving in the Turkish military forces from 1994 to 1996. He’s been in the healthcare business for almost three years. A people person, Sabri loves to provide Blake residents with positive energy. In fact, his favorite time is in the mornings, after he’s had coffee and is full of energy. He loves to tell the residents “good morning” each day.

Memory Care Coordinator

Gladys Cole

Gladys Cole was born in Harbel, Liberia. She’s spent 10 years in the healthcare field, and her training came from John Collins Healthcare Education.

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