Diakon Senior Living & Housing Services
Nicole Banzhoff is the Executive Director of Diakon Senior Living – Hagerstown, a two-campus Continuing Care Retirement Community in Hagerstown, Maryland. She is responsible for daily operations of the two campuses, which include a skilled nursing care center, two assisted living communities and independent living accommodations, and reports to Tammy Clabaugh, Senior Executive Director for Diakon Senior Living – Hagerstown and Cumberland Crossings, Carlisle, Pennsylvania.
Ms. Banzhoff joined Diakon Senior Living in 2014, having previously served as Executive Director of two central Pennsylvania senior living communities offering independent living and memory care services. Before that, she served as Nursing Home Administrator of a large county-owned nursing care center in Maryland, as a consultant administrator for a large company specializing in management and ownership of long-term care facilities in the two states and in various administrative roles in a large senior living community in western Maryland.
A graduate of Towson State University, Towson, Maryland, with a bachelor’s degree in health care administration, Ms. Banzhoff is licensed as a nursing home administrator in both Pennsylvania and Maryland and has served as a preceptor in the Maryland administrator-in-training program. She has served as a board member of the LifeSpan network in Maryland and currently serves as vice chair of the board of directors for the Kinderhaven Childcare Center at Zion Lutheran Church, Williamsport, Maryland.
Ms. Banzhoff can be reached at (240) 420-4252.