Administrator/CEO – Lebanon
Ex Officio Board Member
Mr. Andrade obtained his certification as a Nurse’s Aide in 2007. He worked for two Skilled Nursing Facilities over two years and experienced the challenges associated with the recruitment and retention of staff. Although Mr. Andrade continued to be a caregiver at heart, he believed he could make a greater contribution for the residents in his care by helping with the recruitment, hiring, and retention of competent and compassionate individuals. In 2009, Mr. Andrade accepted a job as a Staffing Coordinator & Human Resources Assistant for a rural Skilled Nursing Facility. In this role, he realized that the success of the Care Staff was dependent on effective leadership and returned to his academic journey. Mr. Andrade earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix, and in 2014, became a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator.
From October of that year to April 2017, Mr. Andrade worked as the Executive Director responsible for the operation of a 76-bed center in Eastern Oregon, which included a Skilled Nursing Unit, Memory Care, and a Gero-psych / Enhanced Care Unit. Mr. Andrade joined the Lebanon Team as the Assistant Administrator on April of 2017. His role as Assistant Administrator provided many opportunities such as, becoming a Quality Award Examiner for the American Healthcare Association. Mr. Andrade became the Administrator and CEO December 2019. While not a Veteran himself Mr. Andrade believes he can honor this country by being in the service of Veterans and their Families.