Robin Payne - Executive Director
Robin joins Parsons House Frisco with over 36 years of experience in healthcare and senior living, including assisted living and memory care. It was at the age of nine, while assisting the nurses in caring for her Great-grandmother, that Robin knew what she wanted to do when she grew up. Robin started her career at Hillcrest Hospital in Waco, Texas at the age of 16. Prior to her joining and opening a new Assisted Living Community in 1996, she worked for a Skilled Nursing Facility for 14 years.
Robin has a love and passion for seniors. Her residents' smiles and hugs warm her heart. She said it’s an honor and joy to be a part of her residents' and staff's lives each day. They are an extension to her family. When not spending time with her extended family, Robin enjoys spending time with her husband (Sam), daughter (Brandy), grand-son (Landon), and her 2 fur babies (Apollo and Phee Phee) which you may see from time to time. Robin is very excited about joining Parsons House Frisco. She said caring for seniors is a true calling and it is an honor to work for, The Parsons, such an amazing family who care so much for each and every resident and employee. Robin said she is at "home".
Lonnie Channing - Director of Sales & Marketing
Lonnie Channing – Director of Sales & Marketing: Lonnie Channing joined the Parsons House Team in 2019, after working in the Multi-Family and Senior Living industries. Her true passion is working with Seniors, and she feels honored to serve our residents. Lonnie has lived in the neighborhood for years and would daydream about working at Parsons House during her daily commute, telling herself, “One day, I will work there!” She feels blessed to have achieved her dream, and we are grateful that she found us. When Lonnie is away from Parsons House, she spends her time with her 22-year-old son (the love of her life), her sweet Labradoodle Lola, and her Blue Heeler, Ruby.
Karen Rowlett - Resident Services Director
Salvador has been cooking in the Ojai Valley’s fine restaurants for the past 29 years. He has delighted Gables’ residents since 2000, preparing menus for every type of occasion. He loves to try new recipes from around the world. An artist by nature, Salvador expresses his creativity with his delicious and beautifully presented meals. Salvador has developed a unique talent; he carves detailed sculptures out of fruits and vegetables. During his time off, he shares his art with his wife and young daughter.
Angela Galvan - Office Supervisor
Angela joined Parsons House in 2014 as our Office Supervisor. She has been an Office Manager for over 10 years and has worked in the Accounting field for over 20 years. She is currently working for both our Frisco and Preston Hollow locations. Angela is married and has a fur baby that often comes to work with her. She has three grown kids and is a doting Grandma to her three grandchildren. Angela’s own Grandmother suffered from Alzheimer’s disease. She often helped to care for her Grandmother and learned firsthand the importance of patience and love when caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease. Angela truly feels that working at Parsons House has brought something special to her heart. She loves serving the residents and is excited to walk through the front door every single day.