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Tim Ready

Executive Director

Executive Director, Tim Ready, has a background in national sales, marketing, and operations positions with Fortune 500 companies and ownership of a small business. Tim took his experience and skillset and embarked on his journey into senior living (alongside his wife) in 2014. Appointed as Executive Director of TerraBella Myrtle Beach in 2015, Tim has been focused on a resident and associate centric approach by always keeping them the “North Star.”

Tim has been recognized as the “Executive Director of the Year,” served three years on the Executive Director Advisory Council and served as a Regional Captain the past two years. He is proud of his team and their successes. The community received the 2021 “Caring Star” award and has been recognized as a “Great Place to Work” the past three years.

Myrtle Beach is a fantastic place to live, work, and retire. During his free time Tim enjoys sampling all the area has to offer from restaurants and entertainment to golf. He just celebrated his 37th wedding anniversary and became a grandfather in 2021.

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Tiffany Lester

Assistant Executive Director

Assistant Executive Director, Tiffany Lester, began her career in senior living in 2005 while finishing her final year of high school. Upon graduation, Tiffany pursued an education in Interior Design while taking on new responsibilities in various positions within the community. Feeling that she found her calling, she chose a career in senior living. During her tenure she has held more than five different job titles, from Housekeeper to Assistant General Manager and looks forward to advancing her career in the senior living industry.

Over the past 15 years Tiffany has found tremendous satisfaction in helping the hundreds of grandparents to live better and more fulfilling lives. In 2018, Tiffany was awarded Assistant Executive Director of the year and has won the coveted “Touch of Excellence” award two times during her time with TerraBella Myrtle Beach. On her off time, Tiffany has a second full-time job where she is called mom, mommy, mama, and everything in between. She enjoys family vacations with her husband and two little boys, shopping and a rare quiet moment spent with a glass of wine.

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Christina Crawford

Community Sales Advisor

Senior Lifestyle Counselor, Christina Crawford, gets a tremendous satisfaction helping seniors find the right community and a healthier, more enriched life. Her love for seniors has been impacted by her grandmother who helped raise her alongside Christina’s mother. As a 2015 graduate of Coastal Carolina University with a degree in Exercise Physiology she became acutely aware of the importance of movement and health, particularly within our senior population. In 2017, she began her senior living career as the community’s Resident Enrichment Coordinator until her advancement to her current position in 2018.

Originally from Brick, NJ, Christina enjoys helping seniors retire to the beach. Outside of work, she loves spending time with her husband Tyler and two, furry, four-legged children, Cali and Lucy. They all enjoy water sports, 4-wheeling, and exercise.

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Taylor Remster

Director of Celebrations

Director of Celebrations, Taylor Remster, loves to enjoy all the little things life has to offer. Taylor truly tries to make a difference in people’s lives on a daily basis. “I couldn’t have a more perfect job where I get to make seniors smile every day and where I get the chance to make a difference in their lives,” she shares. Taylor attended Coastal Carolina University then became a resident of South Carolina. Originally from Cape May, New Jersey, an island located at the southernmost point of the state she shares that it’s a National Historic Landmark recognized as the oldest seashore resort in the US and home to the only Coast Guard training facility in the country, as well as being a popular vacation destination. Growing up in Cape May has allowed Taylor to explore her passion for nature, fishing, and love for the ocean. She spends her time with her boyfriend, Dray, and their dog, Squid.

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Ryan Mack

Executive Chef

Executive Chef, Ryan Mack, began his culinary career at a major hospital in Southern New Jersey where he learned large scale food preparation, adherence to dietary requirements, and the importance of health & safety in dining services. Originally from Jackson, NJ, Chef Ryan relocated to Myrtle Beach in 2006 and expanded his culinary knowledge while working at several casual dining venues. He joined the culinary team at TerraBella Myrtle Beach in 2010 and was promoted to Executive Chef in 2014.

Ryan has been named “Executive Chef of the Month” multiple times and prides himself on providing a satisfying dining experience to the residents and coaching his team while balancing the administrative requirements of his position. Chef Ryan has a passion for smoking meats, creating his “award winning” pumpkin chili, and enjoys the challenge of preparing special meals for celebratory events.

For relaxation, Ryan and his wife, Amanda, enjoy music of every genre, attending music festivals, and getting inspiration from sampling menus from locally-owned restaurants.