Committed to residents, committed to exceeding expectations.

An important part of the warm and nurturing environment of the Brandon Oaks community is its staff. Compassionate and encouraging, every employee is dedicated to the happiness and positive experiences of all residents. Quality of life and quality of care is of utmost importance at Brandon Oaks, and the professionals that uphold the community’s values make Brandon Oaks a wonderful place to live by cultivating peace of mind, security and happiness.


Heather Neff
VLH President
and CEO

Ben Higgins
Administrator, Brandon Oaks Nursing & Rehab.



Dana Newton
General Manager,
Building Systems



Betsy Jenkins
Program Coordinator


Susan Bryant
Wellness Director


Bob Ward

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Kathleen Miko


Carter Hanna
Director of Sales and Marketing


Susan O’Malley, RN
Assisted Living Administrator, Case Manager


Christi Nicely, OTR
Director of Rehabilitation



Tobie Bow
Director of Dining Services

Virginia Lutheran Homes, Inc. Board of Trustees

Rev. James Armentrout
George N. Arthur
Betty Cochran
Charles L. Downs, Jr.
Teddy A. Garman
Dr. George Henning
Dr. Marie L. Malinchak
Nancy K. Overstreet
Rev. K. David Skole
Rev. Jeffery R. Sonafelt
Joseph H. Trost
Dr. Paul F. White
Bishop James F. Mauney

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