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Meet Our Team

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Wendy Petro
Executive Director

“It’s an honor to be part of the talented Liberty Lutheran team, and a pleasure to work for a company that has such a warm, welcoming and caring culture.  I am excited to represent The Manor at York Town in their family of services and know we will thrive as a community under Liberty’s world class leadership.”  

Wendy Petro, Executive Director of The Manor at York Town is responsible for overseeing the operations of Bucks County’s finest independent living community.  Wendy began her career at The Manor at York Town as Project Coordinator in 2000 just as construction began. Upon completion of construction in 2001, Wendy was promoted to Business Office Manager.

Owing to her leadership abilities, strong financial background, and knowledge of the community, Wendy was named Executive Director of The Manor at York Town in 2006.

Wendy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration with a minor in economics from the University of Delaware.

To contact Wendy:
The Manor at York Town
2010 York Road
Jamison, PA 18929
267-488-0398
wpetro@themanoratyorktown.org

Courtney Gawthrop
Director of Sales and Marketing

“Being part of the exceptional team at The Manor at York Town and Liberty Lutheran is both personally and professionally rewarding.  It is my pleasure to help our prospective residents and their families make retirement living choices that work for their lifestyle.”

Courtney Gawthrop is the Director of Sales and Marketing for The Manor at York Town. She joined Liberty Lutheran and The Manor at York Town in November 2017.

With over 15 years of experience in senior living, Courtney has a myriad of skills bridging social services, independent living, and marketing. She holds a Bachelor’s of Arts in social welfare from Bloomsburg University and a Master of Social Work from the University of Pennsylvania.

To contact Courtney:
The Manor at York Town
2010 York Road
Jamison, PA 18929
267-488-0397
cgawthrop@themanoratyorktown.org

Robyn Fine
Director of Community Life

“I am passionate about working with older adults, and seeing them enjoy the best retirement has to offer. The Manor at York Town is a wonderful and vibrant community and I’m proud to be a part of a team that creates truly exceptional experiences.”

As the Director of Community Life, Robyn brings a wealth of experience to The Manor at York Town. She prides herself on creating innovative programs that inspire and motivate our residents. These programs include Mensa, Socrates Café, Ted Talks, and more.

As a proud world traveler, Robyn has visited more than 40 countries. This includes backpacking through Europe, as well as visits to India, Morocco, and the Middle East. She enjoys incorporating her experiences with foreign cultures within the activities she manages. Robyn earned her undergraduate degree from American University and an MBA from Drexel University.

Tom Seachrist
Director of Dining Services

“I am thrilled to have a wonderful team around me at The Manor. We focus on every aspect of the dining experience – from exceptional hospitality to making sure each meal delights the pallet.”

With more than 20 years of culinary experience, Chef Tom Seachrist, The Manor at York Town’s Director of Dining Services, has built an exquisite menu of healthy and delicious meals that are made to order for each resident. Under his direction, each dish utilizes fresh seasonal ingredients from local sources.

As an avid painter, Tom understands the artistic aspects that create truly exceptional dining experiences. For him, a meal starts as soon as you enter the room. With a keen attention to detail, he works with his team to ensure that every part of a meal is fulfilling. Tom makes an extra effort to say hello to residents and meets regularly with the resident dining committee to ensure the best possible menu and service.