Our Team

Mimi Kehan Campus Executive Director

Mimi Kehan

Mimi is the Campus Executive Director, overseeing all daily activity for Arbour Square and The Birches at Arbour Square. Prior to working for Arbour Square, Mimi worked in the hotel industry. She started at the Chestnut Hill Hotel overseeing the operations. She then joined the Philadelphia-based McGettigan Partners where she worked for over 25 years. Her primary responsibility was its growth and strategic direction - overseeing revenue and profit goals and ensuring customer service for all locations throughout the United States. Mimi is a graduate of St. Joseph’s University. On a volunteer basis, Mimi’s work has included visiting the elderly at St. Ignatius Nursing Home in Philadelphia, The Villa in Flourtown and St. Mary’s Manor in Lansdale. Mimi is married, has two children and resides in Ambler.

Wayne Schillings Director of Maintenance & Environmental Services

Wayne Schillings

Wayne has over 25 years in the maintenance and construction industry with an electrical background and HVAC certification. For the last 11 years, Wayne has worked in the healthcare industry and in senior living communities. Originally from the Lancaster & Levittown areas, Wayne lives locally with his wife and two stepsons. Wayne is an avid Phillies fan and enjoys motorcycles and camping & fishing activities with his family.

Julie Kline Campus Marketing Director

Julie Kline

Julie is the Campus Marketing Director at The Birches and Arbour Square. She has enjoyed working in the healthcare industry for 20 years which include the health insurance industry and in retirement communities. Julie is a graduate of DeSales University with a BA in Business Communications. She is married with two sons and a daughter and enjoys spending time outdoors biking, hiking and gardening. Julie resides in Kempton, Pennsylvania.

Melissa Stuart Business Office Manager

Melissa Stuart

Melissa is the Business Office Manager at The Birches at Arbour Square. She has worked in senior living for over 10 years across a variety of jobs. Most recently, Melissa has worked with her husband as the Business Office Manager for the three businesses that he owns. She currently resides in Harleysville, with her husband and daughter. In her spare time, Melissa loves spending time with her family, camping, listening to country music, or going to the beach.

Alyssa Barndt Marketing Manager

Alyssa Barndt

Alyssa is the Marketing Manager at The Birches at Arbour Square.  She recently earned her Marketing B.S. degree from Temple University.  Alyssa began her working career at the young age of 16 assisting her parents run their family operated real estate and insurance business.  During her time at Temple University, Alyssa worked as a Digital Marketing Intern at Arbour Square of Harleysville.  After graduation, Alyssa joined the Arbour Square team full-time as a Marketing Associate.  Alyssa currently lives locally in Green Lane and loves to spend her free time working out, venturing into Philadelphia, and spending quality time with her family and friends.

Karen Alderfer Resident Care Director

Karen Alderfer

Karen is the Director of Resident Care at The Birches at Arbour Square. Karen has been an employee of the birches for 3 years. She began working at the Birches as the Weekend Nurse, and moved up to Clinical Care Coordinator in 2014. She obtained her R.N. degree from Montgomery County Community College. Karen has resided in Franconia for 20+ years with her husband, Rick.She has 3 children and 4 grandchildren. She enjoys travelling, baking, and loves spending time with her family.

Asta Fusco Activity Director

Asta Fusco

Asta is the Activities Director at The Birches at Arbour Square. Prior to working at The Birches, Asta worked in the semi-conductor field in the Silicon Valley. Asta is originally from Germany and moved to Pennsylvania after living in California for many years. She is married with three children and has one grandson. Asta resides in Perkiomenville.

Anthony Spiezio Director of Dining Services

Anthony Spiezio

Anthony has been the Director of Dining Services since The Birches at Arbour Square first opened. He has been in the food industry for over 30 years and is a member of the American Culinary Federation. Anthony resides in Franconia with his wife Lori and their dog, Dover. Between them they have 5 children in their blended family. Anthony loves living in the country and enjoys riding his motorcycle, camping, and spending time at the beach with his wife and family. Anthony says there is nothing like the reward of a happy, smiling resident enjoying the food he and his staff prepared.