Our team.

Whatever we do, we do with heart.

At Freedom Village at Brandywine, everything we do starts with our residents.

They put the ‘extra’ in extraordinary.

Our staff members are dedicated to improving residents’ lives and creating positive experiences for them each and every day. From the associate who greets you with a smile to the health professional who takes special care of a loved one, our goal is to work together to serve your needs and exceed your expectations.

Passion. Expertise. Experience.

Here are some of the exceptional people who make our retirement community special.

Danielle Geyer

Executive Director

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484-288-2625 | [email protected]

As the Executive Director of Freedom Village Brandywine, Danielle is responsible for the overall operations and financial stability of the Community. She has spent 25 years working in Senior Living including Willow Valley Communities and Acts Retirement-Life Communities. She has a master’s degree in Social Work and spent her career working for communities that value the importance of Life Care (Type A Contract). She is also actively involved in LeadingAge PA and a graduate of the LeadingAge PA Fellows in Leadership program.

Danielle has vast experience in overseeing large campuses, overseeing renovation projects and opening new buildings. She loves getting to know and partner with the Residents and staff. On a personal note, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two teenage sons. Danielle especially enjoys going to the Jersey shore with friends and family.

Bob McNamee

Director of Financial Services

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484-288-2592 | [email protected]

As Director of Financial Services, Bob McNamee is responsible for all the community’s financial functions, including accounting and corporate finance. He also oversees and manages all of the Business Office activities within the community. His career spans more than 35 years of varied experience in financial operations, management, business leadership, and corporate strategy. Prior to joining Freedom Village at Brandywine, in 2022, Bob served as Senior Manager of Financial Operations for KM2 Solutions, an international call center services company.

His passion for driving continuous success has provided him opportunities in leading various components of financial operations in large corporations such as Aetna, SAP, MEDecision and Ellucian. Bob holds a Master of Business Administration from the West Chester University, and a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Philadelphia. Outside of work, Bob enjoys spending his free time with friends and family. His passion and interest in helping others has allowed him to serve as Vice President and coach of a local Non- Profit Youth Ice Hockey organization for the past 8 years.

Eric Righter

Human Resources Director

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484-288-2621 | [email protected]

Eric has been the Human Resources Director since 2022.  A native of Philadelphia, Eric graduated  from Temple University before marrying and moving to Chester County/Phoenixville.  With 25 years of experience in Human Resources in a variety of industries, he has always been most comfortable working in “people industries” like healthcare.

Rick Tavani

Maintenance Director

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484-288-2626 | [email protected]

Joined the community on December 30, 2019 and have been working in CCRC’s for 30+ years. Born and raised in Delaware County and moved to Chester County shortly after accepting the Maintenance Director position at Freedom Village Brandywine. As Maintenance Director of Freedom Village Brandywine, responsibilities include maintenance, landscaping, and all capital budget projects.

Jeremy Turpin

Director of Dining Services

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484-288-2623 | [email protected]

Jeremy was hired in March of 2016 as the Associate Director of Dining Services then soon moving into the Director of Dining Services position. Jeremy oversees Dining Services for the Campus including four kitchens and 10 Dining Rooms. “Our goal is to give the residents the best Dining Experience possible” Jeremy was raised on a Dairy Farm in Downingtown and when not working he enjoys spending time with family and friends. Jeremy is currently enrolled in Clark Summit University working towards his Master’s Degree.

Nathaniel Stube

Director of Personal Care and Memory Support

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484-288-2654 | [email protected]

I oversee all aspects of the Gardens and Memory Care’s operation, including staffing, budgeting, scheduling, by creating a safe and secure home for residents by enforcing rules and regulations and responding to emergencies.

We’re committed to honesty, integrity and transparency.

If you’d like to learn more about the leadership behind our Life Plan Community, contact us by filling out the form on this page, or calling 484-320-3250.