Jasmine Ridenour

Executive Director

Working in the Senior Living industry for almost 7 years now, Jasmine Ridenour has a true passion for Seniors and Senior Living. Starting as an Executive Assistant for Integral Senior Living (ISL), a third party Management Company for Assisted Living, Independent Living, and Memory Care Senior Communities. Working her way through the company Jasmine later became the Corporate Services Coordinator and managed all licensing matters for all communities managed by ISL and became part of the key support team from the communities. Jasmine then branched off into finance and became the Junior Financial Analyst for the company working to create and complete yearly budgets for existing communities and proformas for new potential buildings. Finally, Jasmine sought a new direction and transferred to a community in order to become a Director of Sales and Marketing and start her path into the world of operations which has now led her to Executive Director of Vista Village. Jasmine has a bachelors in Healthcare Administration and Management and possess her RCFE Administrator certificate.

Hillary Ginter

Assisted Living Director

Hillary Ginter is the Assisted Living, Director at Vista Village. Moving to San Diego, California in 2010 from Chino Hills, California, Hillary originally went to Mira Costa College for Photography and started photographing weddings in 2012. Hillary then felt the need to change her career and decided to attend nursing school. Graduating as an LVN in February 2014, Hillary found her true passion and declares attending nursing school as the best decision she has ever made. Hillary began her Senior Living career in 2013 as a caregiver in a Memory Care Community, upon obtaining her LVN license she was promoted to Memory Care Manager and soon after was promoted to Memory Care Director. Seeking a new challenge Hillary accepted the opportunity to become Vista Village’s new Assisted Living Director. Hillary continues to advance her education by attending Palomar College to obtain her RN license. Hillary is passionate about senior care and ensures Vista Village provides the highest level of quality care to our residents.

Ashely Cole

Senior Vibrant Life Director

Ashley Cole is the Senior Vibrant Life Director at Vista Village.  Originally from Seattle and then raised in a small town on the Central Coast, Ashley moved to San Diego to attend SDSU.  She graduated with honors with a Television, Film and New Media background where she utilized her degree when she worked with the Padres and the Chargers. Ashley found her passion when she was introduced to the hospitality industry and wondered into a “hotel” which was senior living. She fell in love and the rest was history!  Ashley continues to look at challenges as opportunities and is an advocate for FUN!

Ron Puno

Assisted Living Coordinator

Ron Puno was born in the Philippines and moved to United States in 1989 at the age of 7. In 2010, Ron graduated from RMTU Philippines with a Bachelor’s of Science in nursing. In 2012, Ron joined the Vista Village team as a Lead Med Tech and was recently promoted to Assisted Living Coordinator. Ron loves working for Vista Village because of the environment that surrounds him, not only the love and attention that he receives from our residents but also the family environment which was created by the Vista Village team. Vista Village will always be a part of him no matter where he goes. In his spare time, Ron loves to shop for new fashion trends and eat Korean and Japanese food.

Melodie Wille

Business Office Director

Melodie’s journey into Assisted Living came about through a love for helping others and giving of herself. Melodie believes we are all tasked for something greater than ourselves which utilizes our talents and abilities. When we apply these strengths, we truly love what we do! When we give freely to others with genuine love, we get back so much more in return!

Melodie is, a Mother and a Grandma; her family is everything to her! Melodie loves the outdoors and one of her dreams is to be able to travel to a far off country somewhere for about a month and soak up the local culture and fine food! Melodie possesses a genuine interest in people and finds great joy in seeing all ages and backgrounds thriving and enjoying life!

Kent Beyer

Culinary Services Director

Kent Beyer is joining the dynamic culinary staff here at Vista Village as Culinary Service Director. Kent has been working in the retirement industry for the last eight years, and cooking professionally for seventeen years. Previously, Kent has worked for La Costa Glen in Carlsbad, Aegis of Shadowridge in Oceanside, and Lantern Crest in Santee.

In his spare time, Kent enjoys spending time with his two children, golfing, and drumming.

Compassion & Joyfulness

“I am truly grateful for all of the staff at Vista Village. It is a tremendously heartwrenching decision to trust strangers to care for your loved one, especially one’s mother. Your staff shows compassion and joyfulness in what they do.” -Rosemary, daughter of resident

Compassion & Joyfulness

“Seeing how happy my mom is and knowing she’s in such good hands says it all. God bless each and every one of you”.  -Patty, daughter of a new resident