FV Services, Inc.
FV Services, Inc. is a faith-based, not-for-profit organization devoted to carefree senior living and excellent senior services.
More than 40 years in the making, FV Services, Inc. was born out of a commitment to seniors that began in 1975 with our first retirement community. Incorporated in July 2017, FV Services, Inc. is now the parent organization for a variety of senior services that support body, mind and spirit.
The Friendship Villages of St. Louis
The lives of more than 1,000 senior adults are enriched through not-for-profit retirement communities in Chesterfield and Sunset Hills. These Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs) deliver all levels of care on their campuses, and are the area’s only certified Life Care providers, allowing residents to advance across every stage of senior care without worry of access to quality care or fear of drastic medical cost increases.
Caring for skilled nursing residents and rehabilitation guests. Village Care Centers are located on the Friendship Village Sunset Hills campus as well as the Friendship Village Chesterfield campus.
Providing Memory Care and assistance to residents requiring support in activities of daily living. Fountain View is located on the Friendship Village Sunset Hills campus.
Friendship Village At Home
Bringing extensive experience and quality care to Medicare home health and private duty. Whether you need Private Duty Home Care or Medicare Home Health, you can trust Friendship Village and its partners to deliver the best care to you or your loved ones.
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Led by President / CEO Terry Walsh, and governed by a local mission-driven Board of Directors, FV Services seeks to be an excellent resource in all aspects of senior services–supporting body, mind and spirit.
Our Leadership Team manages the operations for all communities and business units, partnering with award-winning operations staff on each campus and boasting some of the longest tenures in the industry:
Terry Walsh, President and CEO
Terry joined Friendship Village in August 2016 as Executive Director of Friendship Village Sunset Hills. The Board of Directors recognized his distinguished career in healthcare and faith-based senior care and senior living and he was promoted to President / CEO to the newly-formed FV Services, Inc. in July 2017. Terry previously served as the Chief Operating Officer of Ascension Health Senior Care, the senior care subsidiary of Ascension Health, one of the nation’s largest health systems. Prior to starting Ascension Health Senior Care, Terry served on the corporate staff of Ascension Health in strategy, operations, and business development.
Terry’s career in Hospitals, Health Systems, Health Programs and Post-Acute Care includes leadership positions with Ireland Army Hospital, Tripler Army Medical Center, Brooke Army Medical Center, TRICARE, and PACE.
Terry retired from the U.S. Army in 2007, as a Colonel, following 22 years of active duty in the Medical Service Corps, where he held numerous executive positions leading to improved care for military families. Terry graduated from Westminster College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, earned a Master’s Degree in Healthcare Administration from Baylor University, and a Master’s Degree in Strategy Development from the U.S. Army War College. Terry’s wife and two children enjoy soccer, tennis, robotics and many other activities.
Terry is enthusiastic about joining Friendship Villages and preserving the mission of providing exceptional faith-based services for seniors throughout the St. Louis area.
Tim Vosse, Chief Financial Officer
Tim joined Friendship Village in July 2017, as Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining Friendship Village, Tim served as the CFO for two family-held businesses. His career includes nearly 15 years in senior healthcare and services, the majority with Bethesda Health Group as CFO.
Tim is on the Board of The Independence Center and is active in the community through other professional associations. Tim graduated from Illinois State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and earned a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville.
Tim is extremely excited to be “back home” in senior care and services with the Friendship Villages. He’s committed to preserving the mission and growing the Friendship brand to touch the lives of more seniors throughout the St. Louis area who we are fortunate to serve. Tim and his wife enjoy cooking, dining out, golf and travel. They have five children in high school and college, so are adjusting to a quieter home and look forward to the times when all the kids are together creating laughter and memories.
Suzanne Sheldon-Krieger - Chief Compliance Officer
Suzi joined Friendship Village in early 2017, having previously served as Vice President of Risk Management for Ascension Senior Living. Prior to her years at Ascension, she served as In-House Counsel, Director of Risk Management and Corporate Compliance for Lutheran Senior Services. Suzi has a passion for people, team building and employee development while getting things done timely and cost-effectively.
Prior to working for several law firms, Suzi was (and still is!) a Registered Nurse, with a background in women’s health and labor and delivery.
Suzi loves to read, travel, crochet, and spend time with her hubby, grown children and her favorite “child” – Stella the Wonder Pug.
Carmen Fronczak, Vice President of Sales
Carmen is a Registered Nurse with 20 years’ experience in sales and marketing. She has a Bachelors in Business Administration and is currently attending Logan University to complete a Master of Science Degree in Health Informatics. Her professional career includes sales and marketing positions at Mercy Hospital St. Louis, Medical West Healthcare and Apria Healthcare. She is currently very involved with the local charity organization, Mercy Hospital St. Louis Foundation. Carmen has two children. Her hobbies include running, snowboarding and traveling.
Joanna Jones-Raymond, Director of Marketing and Communications
Joanna has a 22+ year career in advertising and marketing, beginning as the Promotions Director for a formal wear company, then spent 16 years at Momentum, a global advertising and marketing agency, and then as Vice President of Marketing for a specialty apparel company. Joanna has a B.S. In Theatre and also in Communications from Ball State University and a Masters in Marketing from Webster University.
Joanna is a public speaker for two advocacy groups, including the Down Syndrome Association. She has two children, and remarried in 2012, gaining four bonus daughters and two devious 70 pound Labrador retrievers.
Carmen Worley, Community Outreach Director
Carmen joined the Friendship Village team in 2011, splitting her time between fundraising and outreach on the Chesterfield campus. She moved into full-time Community Outreach for both campuses a year later and enjoys building relationships and business referrals in this role. She comes to us with experience in development, event planning, volunteer management, teaching, and communications. Carmen holds undergraduate degrees in Advertising, PR and Education from Drake University as well as a Master’s Degree in Education from Washington University. She has two boys and sings at various opportunities throughout the area. She loves her family, her church, the beach, and chocolate (not always in that order)!
Michael Hambley, Executive Director
Mike joined the Friendship Village family in early 2017 as the Executive Director of Friendship Village Chesterfield. Mike moved to St. Louis from Chattanooga, where he served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Ascension Senior Living’s largest CCRC campus and multi-site operation. Previously, he served as Administrator of the Catholic Care Center in Wichita, KS and Executive Director within the Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System in Hutchinson, KS.
Mike holds a Masters of Business Administration from Kansas Wesleyan University, a Doctor of Ministry from Western Theological Seminary, a Masters of Divinity from Asbury Theological Seminary and a Bachelor of Arts from Spring Arbor University.
Mike’s passions include his wife, four children, team sports, reading, chess, and training Golden Retrievers for conformation/obedience shows.
MY DOOR IS ALWAYS OPEN TO RESIDENTS AND PROSPECTIVE RESIDENTS. I LOOK FORWARD TO MEETING YOU.