Ben Ballagh

Executive Director

Ben Ballagh joined the TerraBella Pheasant Ridge team has executive director in November of 2021 and brings over 20 years of healthcare experience to TerraBella. A native Virginian, Ben has lived in the Roanoke area his whole life. He enjoys hiking in the Blue Ridge mountains and spending time with family.


Noah Dellinger

Senior Lifestyle Counselor

Sales and Marketing Director, Noah Dellinger, has nearly 10 years of experience in the senior living industry. He has successfully managed sales and occupancy in both assisted living and memory care communities across the Roanoke Valley. Prior to his career in senior living, Noah served for more than a decade in the United States Marine Corps and received his Bachelor of Science degree from Radford University in 2012. Noah is married and has two children.

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Rhonda Witt

Director of Health & Wellness

Rhonda Witt joined the TerraBella Pheasant Ridge team in 2020 and serves the community as Director of Health & Wellness, bringing over 30 years of nursing experience. Prior to joining TerraBella, Rhonda worked in long term care where she developed her passion for working with our senior population. In her free time, Rhonda enjoys spending time with her children and granchildren, hiking, and enjoying the outdoors!


Wanda Belcher

Director of Celebrations

Wanda joined the Pheasant Ridge Team in 2011 and serves as Director of Celebrations. Wanda has a strong passion and drive to ensure our residents have a good life. She understands activities are key to keeping the mind and body challenged and stimulated. Her loving relationships with our residents ensure they feel at home and connected. There is not a resident that comes through our doors that does not become part of Wanda’s family. She takes care of our residents and her love for them shines through in all she does. She feels blessed to have the opportunity to care for the generations who cared for us. Wanda is always open to new great ideas and open feedback on activities and care for our residents and would love to hear from you!


Connie Shepheard

Memory Care Director

Connie started at TerraBella Pheasant Ridge as a PCA in 2019; then to a NA and on to become a Med Tech. In October 2021 Connie became the Memory Care Support Director. Connie brings not only her medical experience to the team but her love of the residents making her a dedicated advocate for them. Connie is passionate about her job, having fun and celebrating success. She is committed to improving the residents’ wellbeing and health.

Personally, Connie loves spending her weekend with family and friends, having cookouts, weekend trips and relaxing by the pool or the lake.


Rachael Woods

Business Office Manager

Rachel Woods joined TerraBella Pheasant Ridge in 2022 and serves as the Business Office Manager. Rachel enjoys seeing people happy and thriving and is passionate about the health and happiness of TerraBella’s seniors. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and attending events to promote her side hustle, Thirty-One.


Denton Levy

Director of Culinary Services

Denton Levy joined the TerraBella Pheasant Ridge culinary team in 2018 and was promoted to Director of Culinary Services in 2021. A native of Jamaica, Denton and has been living in the USA as a citizen for over 30 years. He resides in Roanoke, VA with his wife and four children and enjoys travelling and spending time with family and friends.