Meet The Team

Small group of senior citizens meet in lounge

Atlanta, GA is the birthplace of Thrive. It’s our Thrive Hive. You will find some of the most joyful, hard working, servant-minded men and women in America in this office. Simply put, our leaders believe that if we love and lead our team well, they will, in turn, love our residents well.

Jeramy Ragsdale

Jeramy Ragsdale

Founder

Visionary. Trailblazer. Navigator. Lone male in a family of five awesome women. Private pilot. “Slow” marathon runner.

Les Strech

Les Strech

President

Captain of our ship. Flattener of hierarchies. Cultural architect. “Thrive OS” designer. Convivium creator. Gym rat. Little League coach. Second grade spelling champion. Pocket square enthusiast.

Sebby Kannukkaden

Sebby Kannukkaden

Chief Financial Officer

Operational architect. Red tape cutter. Appreciator of Excel spreadsheets. Father-daughter Top Golf Sundays. Rabid Wolverine. Speed junkie. Aspiring Atlanta Braves bullpen catcher.

Alan Moise

Alan Moise

Chief Investment Officer

Leader. Fundraiser. Investor. Caffeinator. Home entertainer. Game night enthusiast. Texan. Milk-phobic. Church mentor. Limbo champion.

Nicole Moberg

Nicole Moberg

Chief Operating Officer

Builder of people. Sales coach and trainer. Avid investigator. Mom of two. Leadership book hoarder. Quote lover. Proud Canadian. Mentor to aspiring female executives. Running enthusiast. Entrepreneur at age 11.

Elaine D’Antonio

Elaine D’Antonio

Director of Clinical and Compliance

Goal-oriented. Spiritual and positive thinker. Mom of two kids, two dogs, and two cats. Active and always on the move. Lover of all things football and movies. Most likely to be at a wine tasting. Tries to make someone smile every day.

Tom Gorski

Tom Gorski

Director of Investments

Finance guy. Book collector. Amateur poker player. Very amateur guitarist. Aspiring armchair physicist.

Tate Stewart

Tate Stewart

Director of Leadership Development

Leader of leaders. Fussy team selector. Elder fanatic. Connoisseur of care. Faithful Christian. Husband of future nurse. Dad to one calm daughter and a rambunctious son.

Michelle Anderson

Michelle Anderson

Sales Enablement Director

Ambassador for senior living to the community. Advocate for Elders. Educator for residents and their families. Mom, Wife. The second-best cook in the family.

Cindi Echelson

Cindi Echelson

Director of Brand Experience

Imaginator. Idea implementer. Community supporter. Aunt of nine. Yogini. Foodie. Green thumb. Admirer of the color yellow.

Cherish Weaver

Cherish Weaver

People Experience Partner

Visionary and innovator. Performance-based motivator. Humble and ambitious leader. Ethically driven and morale influencer. Believer in paying it forward. Frequent shopper. Loving aunt to a sweetly spoiled nephew.

Shari Sargon

Shari Sargon

Controller

Numbers geek. Collaborator. Team builder. Wife. Mom. Voyager. Long distance walker. Emory grad.

Kim Gebert

Kim Gebert

Operations Lead

Precision-driven process pre-opener. Groundbreaking coordinator. Party planner. Technology lead. Outdoorswoman. College soccer player. Animal lover. Dog sitter. Peanut M&Ms fiend.

Sarah Biehl

Sarah Biehl

Operational Ninja

Mover. Shaker. Elder Enthusiast. Forward Thinker. Problem Solver. Whale watcher. World’s greatest aunt.

Matt Chapman

Matt Chapman

Associate

Financial forecaster. Refined reporter. Ad-hoc analyst. Gym guru. Emory grad. Leftie. Driver of drones.

Samantha Rincon

Samantha Rincon

Sales Enablement Lead

People lover. Problem solver. Listener. Encourager. Believer. Wife. Mom to a miracle baby! Texan. Popcorn-aholic.

Burdette Tatum Jr.

Burdette Tatum Jr.

Accounting Manager

Leader. Trainer. Yardi guy. Workout warrior. Family man to wife, four kids, and one dog. Ambidextrous.

Kesha Johnson

Kesha Johnson

Accounts Payable/Receivable Lead

Payables processor. Vendor builder. Q&A person for all things vendor. Roller-skater. Runner. Aspiring florist.

Sierra Jenkins

Sierra Jenkins

Brand Experience Lead

Social Media mogul. Event celebrator. Workplace wrangler. Proud wifey of Sampson; Dog Mom of Beau + Roo. Contest conqueror. Disney devotee.

Steven Farrell

Steven Farrell

Chief Storyteller

Thrive storyteller. Video guru. Comedy writer. Dad to Ash. Tik Tok maker. Generator of laughs. Travel seeker. Independent film producer. Unapologetic lover of miracle whip.

Rachel Garner

Rachel Garner

Inside Sales Lead

First Impression friend. Exciting educator. Constant connector. Health coach. Vibrant virtuoso. Shopaholic.

Missy Ebner

Missy Ebner

QA Analyst