Our Team

Meeting your level of care
Gary Holeck, Executive Director

Gary has been with Preswick Glen for the past six years. He is a graduate of Hartwick College in Oneonta, NY with degrees in mathematics and economics. Having worked in senior living communities for twelve years, his focus is to continue to make Preswick Glen far and away the best independent living community in the area. Outside of Preswick Glen, Gary’s other passions include bread making, vegetable gardening, and paddling. He lives in New Hartford with his fiancée Mary and their dog Bismarck.

Anne Connor, Controller

Anne has been the Controller at Preswick Glen for the past nine years. She is a graduate of SUNY Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. Anne’s prior work experience includes auditing, and working in the accounting departments of major local healthcare providers. Anne is an avid bowler, and lives with her husband, their two sons, and two dogs.

Jason Gordon, General Manager and Executive Chef

Born and raised in New Hartford NY, Jason lives just outside the village of New Hartford with his wife and son. Jason’s culinary background includes the Yahnundasis, Aqua Vino, and other fine dining restaurants for the past 20 years. Jason has brought an extensive catering and fine dining ala carte background to Preswick Glen, as well as an emphasis on tableside dining. Some of his fan favorites include Bananas Foster and Caesar Salad. Jason has been at Preswick Glen since April 2017. He loves his job and the staff he leads.

Sari Wightman, Wellness Coordinator

Sari Wightman has been with Preswick Glen for the past 5 years. Her work experience includes teaching preschool in Clinton. Sari is an avid distance runner who participates in marathons and ultra-marathons all over the country. In addition to her daughter and husband, Sari has a dog, horses, goats, and other animals who make appearances at Preswick Glen from time to time.

Joyce Wilbur, Receptionist

Joyce has been the receptionist at Preswick Glen for the past five years. She is a graduate of Faxton Hospital School of Nursing and is a retired Registered Nurse. Joyce’s prior work experience includes hospital nursing, office nursing, school nursing, and part-time supervision in a nursing home. Joyce enjoys music, reading, crafts, and card stamping. She lives in Clinton with her cat, Denver. Joyce has three children, five grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. She feels truly blessed to have all her family in the area.