Douglas P. Helman, Executive Director
Mr. Helman has been the Executive Director since July 2004. Prior to joining Kendal at Granville, Mr. Helman was employed by HCR Manorcare for over 12 years and most recently served as Senior Administrator for Oakmont Health Center in Greenville, South Carolina. He has served on several boards including Rotary Club of Granville, Rotary Club of Greenville and the Alzheimer’s Association of Greenville. He currently serves on the Board of Hospice of Central Ohio, the Scholarship Committee of the Licking County Foundation, and the Membership Committee of LeadingAge Ohio Mr. Helman received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a minor in Health Care Administration and his Master of Business Administration from Bowling Green State University. He has been licensed as a Nursing Home Administrator since 1992.
Jennifer M. Bobak, Finance Manager
Ms. Bobak has been the Finance Manager since October 2004. Prior to joining Kendal at Granville, Ms. Bobak served as Manager in the Post-Acute Advisory Services Group with a Cleveland, Ohio based public accounting firm of Howard, Wershbale & Company for 5 years and as the office manager of a skilled nursing facility in Toledo, Ohio for 9 years. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Major in Accounting from Bowling Green State University. She currently serves on the Granville Senior Center Board and the Audit Committee of the Licking County Foundation.
Jennifer L. Weekly, Health Services Administrator
Ms. Weekly has been with Kendal at Granville since November 2004, serving as Health Services Administrator from 2013 to present and Director of Nursing from 2004 to 2013. Prior to joining Kendal at Granville, Ms. Weekly served as the Director of Quality and Case Management at Marion General Hospital in Marion, Ohio for three years and was employed by Licking Memorial Hospital in Newark, Ohio for 13 years serving as a staff nurse, a case manager, Director of Case Management and Vice President of Patient Care Services. Ms. Weekly received a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from The Ohio State University and a Masters in Nursing Administration degree from Otterbein College in Westerville, Ohio. She has been licensed as a Nursing Home Administrator since 2011.
William Solivan, Director of Resident Services
Mr. Solivan has served as Director of Resident Services since July 2010. Prior to serving as Director of Resident Services Mr. Solivan served as the Dining Services Director from January 2005. Mr. Solivan has a Bachelor’s of Business Operations Degree from DeVry University. Prior to joining Kendal at Granville, Mr. Solivan served as the Operations Manager for the Franklin county Meals on Wheels Program for over 10 years and Branch Operations Manager at Aetna Building Services for 6 years. He has served on several advisory boards and works closely with the Licking County Individualized Transition – Education to Career Program.
Beth Waite, Human Resources Manager
Ms. Waite has 13 years of experience working in Healthcare as the Director of Human Resources at Mount Carmel Health System prior to joining Kendal at Granville in January 2015. She has worked in human resource leadership roles at Nationwide Insurance before she launched a human resources consulting business for four years. Ms. Waite has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in Human Resources from Franklin University.