Melissa Longano

Melissa Longano
Area Director of Clinical Operations

Melissa is a Licensed Practical Nurse who comes to us with a wealth of experience as an Executive Director, Resident Wellness Director, Operations Specialist, and Clinical Specialist.  We are thrilled to have her join our team.

Melissa always knew she wanted to work with and care for seniors.  She has committed herself to improving senior’s lives through providing dignified and compassionate care and advocating for them for over 25 years.

In her spare time, she founded an Army Family Support Group for families with loved ones entering basic training and providing support to over 10,000 family members.  She also assisted in sending care packages to deployed soldiers in war zones.

When she is not working or volunteering, she enjoys spending time with her two children.  Her son Erik who recently returned from deployment in Afghanistan and is a new dad to her granddaughter Brynlee.  And her daughter Katelyn who recently graduated from the University of Tennessee Knoxville with a degree in journalism.  Katelyn is currently in graduate school for media law at University of Florida.

Melissa also loves to travel to the Caribbean, enjoys boating with her fiancé Sean, and loves to attend Jacksonville Jaguars football games.