Linda M. Iken
Linda M. Iken, executive director of Solstice Senior Living at Fenton, has over 25 years of experience working at all levels of senior living from independent and assisted living to memory care. Prior to accepting this position, she served as the executive director for four other properties in the St. Louis area.
As an executive director, Linda brings leadership, achievements and a broad expertise in operations, financials, sales and marketing to her communities. Linda loves to engage with her residents, their families and her team members. However, her true passion and deep devotion are to enrich the quality of the lives of the residents and their families. She instills, promotes and champions this culture through every level of her staff, encouraging them to participate and recognize the need for passionate care in the community. Linda holds a Missouri RCAL Administrators license. She is a board member of the Chamber of Commerce of Town & Country and is soon to be an active member of the Fenton Chamber of Commerce.
She currently lives in Fenton, Missouri, with her husband. In her spare time she loves spending time with her family, especially her two grandbabies, Bennett and Peyton.
Director of Sales and Marketing
Kimberly Savage brings more than 30 years of total experience working with, and facilitating, seniors. Prior to joining Solstice at Fenton, Kimberly enthusiastically served seniors for more than 10 years, as both Senior Marketing Director and Move-in Coordinator at various senior communities in the St. Louis area.
Before beginning her career in senior living, Kimberly worked with United Van Lines for more than 20 years. While working for United, Kimberly specialized in United’s Senior Relocation Program, assisting seniors who were moving and transitioning to senior living communities.
Kimberly has a true passion and love for seniors. She sincerely loves visiting the seniors and getting to know them. Kimberly genuinely enjoys using her knowledge and expertise in helping seniors (and their family members) fully understand all aspects of moving to her community. Her goal is to build strong relationships with the seniors and their family, thereby alleviating much of the stress often associated with their move.
In her free time, Kimberly enjoys traveling, exercising, and spending quality time with her family, friends and her two small dogs, Bella Sue and Frannie Mae.
Vibrant Life® Director
Tori Minzghor is originally from St. Louis and has been working in the senior living industry for 10 years. Tori’s favorite part of her job is being with residents and reminiscing about their lives.
She has been married to her husband for four years, and they have four stepchildren and four step-grandchildren together. Tori and her husband like going on adventures around town where she can take pictures. She also enjoys relaxing at home with their fur babies and beating her husband at their favorite dice game.
Culinary Services Director
Chef John Franklin has worked in the food industry for over 37 years. Prior to joining the Solstice team, John served as director of Food and Beverage for multiple St. Louis-area casinos and restaurants. John has always loved being in a kitchen and cooking for seniors and has been working in the senior living industry for seven years.
When John isn’t in the kitchen, he enjoys spending time with his family, trying new things, and working on his own seasoning and spice products, which are currently sold in local stores. Everyone has a purpose in life, and Chef J. Franklin wants to add some spice to yours!
Business Office Director
Kandi Wolf has been a member of the Solstice at Fenton team for almost two years, working in multiple positions and currently serving as the Business Office director. Kandi’s passion for working with seniors started when she was a teenager, going to work with her mother, who worked in a senior living community. She also took care of her grandparents when they became unable to take care of themselves, so she believes working with seniors is a chance to relive the time she had with her own grandparents.
Kandi has been married for 15 years to her husband, Scott. They have three daughters together, and three grandchildren. Kandi and her husband live in a rural area, where they raise chickens and turkeys. They hope to have more animals in the future. Kandi also has a passion for antiquing, traveling all over the state looking for the next big find.
Building Services Director
Nick Arechederra is the Building Services director for Solstice Senior Living at Fenton. Nick is originally from St. Louis and has been with Solstice for 10 months. His favorite part about Solstice is working with the residents to make them happy. Nick and his wife have been married for 29 years. A fun fact about Nick is that he is a computer whiz.