Jonathan McFall – Sales Assistant

Jonathan McFall has always had a passion for working with seniors and helping the community. He immediately knew helping seniors was his calling after working at his first senior living community at age 18. Jonathan attended Orange Coast College and then Cal State Long Beach, with a degree in Communication Studies. Jonathan has over 8 years working in with seniors now and that passion of helping others remains strong. As the Community Relations Coordinator at Regency Palms Jonathan takes pride in educating potential residents and family members about Senior Living and finding the best possible care for them.

Nancy Lopez – Memory Care Director

Nancy Lopez has worked in various positions in assisted living since 2004.  She has a B.A. in Social Gerontology from CSULA and is currently working on her M.A. in Human Development at Pacific Oaks College. Her passion and commitment to the aging population is what encourages her to continue developing and innovating activities and programming that improve the quality of life for our residents.

Alex Ayala – Dining Services Director

Chef Alex started working with seniors at the age of 16. He attended the Arts Institute Culinary School and worked at Katsuya for SBE. Chef Alex has received numerous prestigious awards including: Chef of the Year Merrill Gardens 2014, Runner Up BBQ Champion 2016, and Best Dining Program 2016, among others. We hope you will enjoy his extraordinary culinary talents!