The Board of Directors of NALA serve without compensation and are elected by the membership annually.


President: Daryl Fisher, President, Mission Senior Living

Daryl grew up in the profession as a third generation owner/operator of senior housing communities and has spent the last 27 years in Leadership of senior living communities ranging from community administrator to COO of a large senior living company. From 2000 until 2011, Darryl served as Chief Operating Officer of Sunwest Management, Inc., in which capacity he was responsible for more than 12,000 employees and more than 18,000 residents.

Darryl works with Mission Senior Living’s dedicated team members in the development, construction, and management of Assisted Living and Memory Care communities for seniors. Darryl has served as a Board Member and President of Oregon Health Care and currently is President of Ageless Aviation Dreams Foundation.


Vice President and Secretary: Jeanne Bishop Parise, Executive Director, Park Place Assisted Living

Jeanne was originally licensed as Nursing Facility Administrator 1984 caring for pediatrics through geriatrics. She now maintains both NFA (Nursing Facilities Administration) and RFA (Residential Facilities Administrator) licenses and is the Director of Park Place Assisted Living. Jeanne is a State approved Mentor to AITs (Administrator in Training) and served on the Governor’s Advisory Committee where she was instrumental in rewriting Nurse Practice Act. She is also a Past President of the Nevada Healthcare Association and Past Co-Chair of the American Health Care Association PAC.

Outside of the Assisted Living Industry, Jeanne formed Northern Nevada’s 1st Chapter of Blue Star Military Mothers of America as one of five charter members becoming Secretary and is a past Board President/Executive Director of the Miss Nevada Scholarship Foundation.


Treasurer: Gina Stutchman, Owner, Arbors Memory Care Community

Gina grew up in Nevada’s Senior Care industry watching her parents, Tom and Connie Stutchman, design, build and successfully operate a variety of senior housing options ranging from active retirement and assisted living to skilled nursing facilities. Tom’s activism within the senior care industry consistently improved the lives of not only his clients, but Nevada seniors as a whole.

Gina gained extensive work experience in every aspect of senior care from housekeeping and maintenance to administration to research, design and business development. Prior to designing the Arbors, Gina spent 6 years as the Executive Director at an area assisted living. As one of the first assisted living memory care providers in Nevada, Gina worked with the state’s regulatory board to create the regulations that govern the industry today. She is a licensed administrator and has served on the board of the Northern Nevada Alzheimer’s Association and the advisory board of Care Chest of Sierra Nevada. She currently sites on the Assisted Living Advisory Council.


Contact Information

President : Darryl Fisher
Mission Senior Living
1701 S. Sutro Terrace
Carson City, NV 89706
dfisher@missionseniorliving.net
775 737 8906

Vice President and Secretary: Jeanne Bishop Parise
Park Place Assisted Living
2305 Ives Court, Reno, NV 89503
Jbishop-parise@ensignservices.net
775.746-1188

Treasurer: Gina Stutchman
Arbors Memory Care Community
gina@arborsmemorycare.com
775-331-2229

Director: Shawn McGiveny, M.D.
Tender Loving Care Senior Residence
shawn@tlcsr.com
702-556-1639

Director: Lynette Hubbard
Milestone Retirement
lynette.hubbard@milestoneretirement.com

Director: Wendy Knorr
Atria Senior Living
Wendy.Knorr@atriaseniorliving.com