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