Pittsboro, NC, June 29, 2016: Bob Zimmer, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, is pleased to announce the appointment of Adam Melton, NHA, as the new Director of Healthcare Services/Administrator of The Arbor at Galloway Ridge.  Melton will oversee delivery of healthcare services to residents at Galloway Ridge including Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing and Memory Care.

Adam comes to Galloway Ridge with a vast experience in healthcare administration and work in CCRC’s.   Adam is a native of Vass, North Carolina (Moore County) and attended the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill.   He was awarded a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Studies in 2003.  Adam has over eleven years of experience as a Nursing Home Administrator and is a strong advocate for person centered care.   Previous employers include Carolina Meadows in Chapel Hill, NC and Scotia Village in Laurinburg, NC.

“I am excited to join the great team at Galloway Ridge as Director of Healthcare Services. There is a fantastic tradition of healthcare provided in this community and I hope to enhance the already strong foundation.  I look forward to serving the community to the best of my ability. I want to thank both the residents and staff for their support as we continue to align the Arbor and Galloway Ridge’s mission, “stated Melton.

“We are excited that Adam will be the new Director of Healthcare Services/Administrator at The Arbor,” said Bob Zimmer. “His sound leadership qualities and proven experience will be valuable assets for our residents and team members.”

Galloway Ridge is a nonprofit continuing care retirement community (CCRC) located just eight miles south of Chapel Hill in Pittsboro, North Carolina. Galloway Ridge is a remarkable choice for inspiring, satisfying senior living. Visit Galloway Ridge online at www.GallowayRidge.com.

For more information, contact Pat Richardson at 919-642-6893 or 888-763-9600.