Gary Holeck, Executive Director
Gary has been with Preswick Glen for the past nine years. He is a graduate of Hartwick College in Oneonta, NY with degrees in mathematics and economics. Having worked in senior living communities since sixteen, 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 golfing. He lives in Clinton with his wife Mary, daughter Eleanor, and their dog Bismarck.
Kayla Tabor, Marketing Support Specialist
Kayla joined the Preswick Team in 2020. Previously, Kayla studied at SUNY Plattsburgh, graduating with degrees in communications and marketing. Growing up in Clinton, Kayla is happy to have found a career locally where she can still be close to her family, including her brother, parents, and grandparents. In between playing fetch with her cat Shadow, Kayla finds time to enjoy reading and bingeing on true crime documentaries.
Anne Connor, Controller
Anne has been the Controller at Preswick Glen for the past twelve 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, racking up many 300 games and tournament wins. She lives with her husband, their two sons, and dog.
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.
Tom Chamberlain, Facilities Manager
Tom has been at Preswick since 2011, but brings many years of experience in contracting and carpentry. A Vietnam veteran, Tom previously owned a countertop business for almost two decades. Tom’s skillset has allowed him to help our residents with their renovations and selections prior to moving in. Formerly involved with the Clinton Figure Skating Club, Tom still is largely involved with the Kirkland Cemetery. He lives with his wife and has his two daughters living locally as well. Outside of work, Tom enjoys spending time with his two grandsons, making fudge, and appreciating the outdoors.
Sari Wightman, Wellness Coordinator
Sari Wightman has been with Preswick Glen for the past seven 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. She also enjoys spending long weekends in Lake Placid. In addition to her daughter, son-in-law, and husband, Sari has a dog, horses, goats, and other animals who make appearances at Preswick Glen from time to time.
Rick Imundo, Transportation Driver
Rick has been a transportation driver at Preswick Glen for the past two years. He worked for United Parcel Service for 30 years, and retired in 2015. Rick enjoys craft beers and frequently exercising. He lives in Utica with his wife and daughter. The most rewarding thing about his job is interacting with his residents.