Meet Our Team
Susan E. Wielechowski
Susan has started her journey in the healthcare industry in Cape May County, New Jersey in 2000. Susan was the owner of a Home Health Care Agency – A Home Health Caregiver Training Center and owner of four Adult Family Care Homes. Susan has always specialized in Alzheimer’s/Dementia behaviors.
In 2016 Susan opened “Circle of Life Alzheimer’s Homes, LLC”, in Arizona. As of 2021 Circle of Life has grown – four Alzheimer/Dementia Assisted Living Homes home’s in Prescott and two Homes in the Verde Valley.
PROUD MEMBER: Alzheimer Foundation of America, Alzheimer’s Association, AALHA Sponsor (Arizona Assisted Living Home Association), Second Winds/ Virtual Dementia Tours, The Red Cross, The American Safety & Health Association.
CERTIFICATION & LICENSES: Positive Approach to Care Certified Independent Contractor (Teepa Snow), Caregiver, Assisted Living Care Manager (NCIA), Licensed Caregiver Training School (NCIA), Licensed Assisted Living Homes (AZDHS), Virtual Dementia Tours, (Second Winds) Certified Alzheimer/Dementia Support Group Leader, Certified tester for mini mental Alzheimer/Dementia, Certified Behavioral Care for Alzheimer’s/Dementia Care.
Susan has expanded her business by adding Circle of Life Holdings Business Opportunity. Susan is selling her knowledge and years of experience with helping others open their own Assisted Living Homes, as a consultant.
Susan lives in Prescott, Arizona with her husband Mark and daughter Sydney both working in the business.
Mark T. Wielechowski
Mark brings over 41 years of entrepreneurial experience. Owning his own businesses in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and now Arizona, Circle of Life Alzheimer’s Homes, LLC.
Mark is in charge of planning the set-up of home sites, as well as coordinating, directing the contractors, and others involved in executing an assigned new home and ensuring that a project takes-off and is completed smoothly. Mark has full knowledge of AZDH rules and regulations for home set ups and for state inspections.
Mark continues on a daily basis to keep homes up to code and safe for all residents and employees.
Caregiver Training/Education Liaison
Victoria has always known as a young adult that she has wanted to work in the healthcare industry. While pursuing her High School diploma in 2014 Victoria also achieved getting her certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant.
After graduating high school Victoria was employed as a CNA with a Skilled Nursing Facility, Home Health Agency and Hospice Care, until she landed at Mountain Valley Rehabilitation Hospital, in Prescott Valley. After 6 months Victoria was promoted to Lead Preceptor- where she was in charge of training for all new employees hired as patient care technicians. She continued this career for 2 years until Victoria joined Circle of Life in 2018. In 2019 Victoria became a licensed Assisted Living Manager for two of Circle of Life’s homes. Victoria has since been promoted to Caregiver Training-Education Liaison.
Victoria’s educational journey continues at Yavapai College taking courses to become a Registered Nurse.
BSW, Case Manager
Sydney was raised in Cape May County, New Jersey. Sydney graduated Wildwood Catholic High School in 2013. Sydney had been working with the geriatric population since she was 14. She spent her high school years helping to care for seniors in her mother business. Since an early age Sydney has wanted to be a Social Worker. Her dream became reality when she graduated Rutgers University in 2019 with her degree.
Sydney did her internship in New Jersey with Heartland Hospice and Golden Heart Adult Day Care. After these experiences it became her passion to work with the elderly. In October 2019 Sydney moved to Arizona to work side by side with her mother and father at Circle of Life Alzheimer’s Homes, LLC.
Sydney contributes much knowledge, passion and empathy to the clients themselves and their families.
L. Gibert Olwine joined the team with Circle Of Life Alzheimer's Homes in 2018 as Director of Marketing and Community Relations. Later moving into the Admissions process working with the clients and their families.
As a Northern Arizona University Alumni, she has many years of Marketing and Management in her prior employment. These include senior care, home health, event planning, Arizona tourism, elementary education, food and beverage services, environmental industries and retail sales.
A mom of two young adults born and raised in Prescott and a daughter to her 93 year young dad in Tucson .
Amber earned her Bachelor of Accounting from Metropolitan State College of Denver and an MBA from Regis University.
Amber is responsible for daily back office administration support for all bookkeeping related tasks. She provides accounting and financial support to ensure reliable financial statements and monitor operational cash flow. She also provides human resources support to ensure solid employee relationships. Amber's mission is to be a trusted advisor and advocate for all clients.
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