Our Team

Welcome to the The Village of River Oaks! Our team of professionals look forward to greeting you and your families. We pride ourselves in providing a warm and welcoming community for our residents and their guests. From our leadership team, to our dining staff, to our caregivers and support personnel, we are always prepared to meet the needs of our community and residents.

Kristen Jordan, Executive Director

Kristen has worked in the hotel and hospitality industry since 1996 and made the transition to Senior Living in 2020. She brings significant experience in the service industry encompassing 5 hotel openings, multi property and as a full-service general manager. Achievements included the Hospitality Impact Award (2013), Sales Director of the Year (2011) and the President’s Award (2008). Kristen holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel Administration from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV). She also has her certifications in Texas Assisted Living Standards and Assisted Living Managers from The Texas Assisted Living Association, and Hotel Industry Analytics (CHIA) from the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute. She is excited to apply her expertise in resident, customer and team member satisfaction.

Kristen and her husband, Bill, have lived in Houston for over 8 years. Previously, Kristen was raised in Ohio and has also lived in Venezuela, Virginia, Nevada, Florida and New York. Kristen is the proud mother of 2 girls, Melissa, 28, and Angelica, 27, as well as a chocolate lab named Brownie and a Plott Hound mix named Dallas. Bill and Kristen volunteer their time with Mile High Lab Mission in Colorado and Rescued Pets Movement in Houston. Kristen supports Mile High as a Foster Coordinator ensuring pets get to their fur-ever home.

Dana Clevenger, Assistant Executive Director

Dana Clevenger is the Assistant Executive Director at The Village of River Oaks. Dana is responsible for making sure that each Assisted Living and Memory Care resident is receiving the optimum level of care, engagement, and compassion. Dana has been an essential contributor to Retirement Center Management these last 6 years and has been one of our Corporate Nurses these last 2 years and prior to that, held positions as Director of Resident Care for two of our sister communities.

Dana has always had a passion to be an advocate for Seniors throughout her career. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, embroidery and spending time with her grandson. A fun fact about Dana is that she worked in a sawmill and won a production record beating out all the men. She comes from an army military family and has traveled to many parts.

Monica Romero, Business Office Manager

Monica is responsible for overseeing the general administration of the human resource and accounting control systems, functions and procedures for the property. In addition, Monica leads a team of concierge and driver professionals to ensure resident satisfaction.

Monica is married and has two beautiful children, Carlos and Erika.

Felizciana (Fifi) Archibold, Director of Sales & Marketing

Fifi Archibold serves as Director of Sales and Marketing for The Village of River Oaks. In her role, Fifi works with families and prospective residents to find the perfect home to get the most out of their Senior Living transition. By being a great listener, Fifi is able to get the appropriate feedback to identify each resident’s unique care level and paint the picture of living in our premiere luxury community. Felizciana is very positive, and enthusiastic about representing The Village of River Oaks, by sharing with others how we Live Life Well. Felizciana has over 20 years of experience working in the geriatric care and retirement industry. Felizciana enjoys volunteering, her hobby as a disc jockey, and roller skating.

Katie Snezhkova, Director of Life Enrichment

Katie Snezhkova is the Director of Life Enrichment at The Village of River Oaks. Katie and her team are responsible for planning, organizing, and directing individual and group programs for our wonderful residents, making sure they have a variety of programs to keep them engaged and living their best lives. Katie has been in the senior living industry for over 20 years in different capacities and as a Life Enrichment Director for 14 years. She moved to Texas from Chicago six years ago and has made Houston her new home. Katie has three furry ones, Emma (cat), Patches (cat), and Missy, who visits the residents regularly as a certified therapy dog. Her second passion is animal rescue. She is involved in several local organizations and has fostered over 70 dogs.

Jequita Thompson, LPN/LVN, Director of Resident Care

Jequita Thompson is a LPN/LVN in geriatrics with a clinical backing. Geriatrics is her passion and she has 13 years of experience ranging from LTC, skilled, assisted/memory care.  Starting as CNA, caring for her grandmother with Alzheimer’s, her passion for the elderly has grown over the years of her career.  She strives to learn and work aside those with the same passion for the elderly. 

In her spare time she loves to volunteer with various non-profit organizations. She is excited to be a part of the great care team within the RCM community.

BreAuna Roundtree, Assisted Living Manager of Team and Customer Care

BreAuna Roundtree serves as our Assisted Living Manager of Team and Customer Care. BreAuna has been with The Village of River Oaks since 2018 as Resident Assistant and was promoted to Med Tech. She assists Assisted Living and Memory Care families with any needs that are non-care related as well as onboarding and training of our care team associates. BreAuna is a native Houstonian and began her career in Senior Living after observing her Grandmother doing the same as she grew up. When not studying to complete her AAS, BreAuna can be found lost in a book or out tending to her many plants.

Carlos Guevara, Director of Plant Operations

Carlos manages daily facility operations and provides supervision of any maintenance staff and housekeeping.  He has been in Senior Living since 2007 and holds a Basic Firefighter Certificate and is HVAC certified. 

Carlos is married with two young children.  In his spare time, he enjoys hunting and is a fixer upper at home.

Victor Moreno, Director of Dining Services

Victor plans and supervises activities of Dining Services to provide service for residents, employees and guests.  He is a graduate of University of Houston's Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management.  He comes to us from Hotel Zaza where he was Director of Food and Beverage, Banquet Manager and Housekeeping Manager.  Victor was born and raised in Monterrey, Nuevo León México. He enjoys spending time with his wife, kids and doing a lot of outdoor activities. Victor is blessed to be a father of 4 kids, Sebastian, Alessandro, Luna & Alicia.

In his spare time, he is a soccer coach, and he really enjoys the opportunity to share some of his knowledge with the kids. He loves coffee and wine, especially Pinot Noirs and Zinfandels.

Kevin Beglarian, Dining Venues Director

Kevin Beglarian has been in Senior Living for over 12 years and celebrated his second year with our community in 2021. Kevin is responsible for supervising the day-to-day activities of the various dining venues assuring residents and guests receive a service that always exceeds their expectations. In his spare time he enjoys Reading and Fishing.

Darius King, Executive Chef

Chef Darius is responsible for all food production including resident meals, activities and marketing events.  He has had a passion for cooking since he was nine years old due to his fond memories of watching his Mom make her famous salmon croquettes for Sunday Brunch.  His love for cooking has grown over the years and he has experience in a variety of styles from food trucks to hotel dining and banquet events to fine dining restaurants. 

In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and cooking his specialties for friends.

Live Life Well®

Our community is managed by Retirement Center Management (RCM) which is privately-held and based in Houston, Texas. RCM was founded in 1996 and is known for the exceptional quality of life and gracious living experience enabling all its residents to Live Life Well®. Today, RCM manages twenty-two communities around Texas, Arkansas, and Oklahoma.

The Village of River Oaks

832-856-8222

1015 S Shepherd Dr Houston, TX 77019