David Jones, Jr. Assisted Living Center, Inc.
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1204 Schrader Acres Drive
Nashville, TN 37208
Organization Details

Executive Director

Executive Director Mr. Loren Russell II
E-mail lrussell@djjassistedliving.org
Term Start April 2022
Loren's Experience:
Mr. Russell, Executive Director of the DJJALC/SASCH, duties include, but are not limited to, overseeing the day-to-day operations (including delivery of healthcare) of the assisted living center and the senior citizens' home; hiring, directing, and overseeing staff and volunteers; conducting performance reviews for a work force including the Director of Resident Care, Facilities Manager, Administrative Assistant, Special Projects/Activities Coordinator, Kitchen Manager, and Receptionist; promoting and maintaining a safe environment for residents, guests, and staff; and ensuring the DJJALC's compliance with applicable federal and state laws. He is responsible for overseeing the quality of resident care services by recruiting and retaining a well-qualified staff and ensuring that residents' physical and social needs are met. Mr. Russell's most recent background and experience were as the Statewide Program Director for the State of Tennessee - Hospital. He led cross-functional teams in program/project management, improvement in patient outcomes, & increased client and employee satisfaction. He has a strong background in healthcare management, mental health operations, interpretation of compliance with applicable state and federal regulations. With Mr. Russell's excellent management skills, he trains, coaches, and mentors team members for career growth and optimal performance. Areas of Expertise include, but not limited to:

• Strategic Planning & Execution
• Regulatory Compliance & Audits
• Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
• Staff Development & Leadership Career

Mr. Russell's experience is enhanced by his education with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Arts in Professional Counseling (60 Hours), and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. He is a native of Nashville, TN; has been living in Nashville for 37 years; and has been a member of the Schrader Lane of Church of Christ, Nashville, TN for 12 years,

Senior Staff

Name Title
Mr. Larry Shelton Facilities Supervisor
Diane Stewart Kitchen Manager


Full Time Staff 16
Part Time Staff 14
Volunteers 0
Contractors 2
Retention Rate 85%

Plans & Policies

Does your organization have a Fundraising Plan? Yes
Does your organization have a Strategic Plan? No
Years Strategic Plan Considers
When was the Strategic Plan adopted?
Does your organization have a Management Succession Plan? No
Does your organization have a Policy and Procedure Plan? Yes
Does the organization have a Nondiscrimination Policy? Yes
Does the organization have a Whistle Blower Policy? Yes
Does the organization have a Document Destruction Policy? No


Is there a formal evaluation for... Frequency (if applicable)
CEO/Executive Director Yes Annually
Senior Management Yes Annually
Non-Management Yes Annually


Affiliation Year
National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) 2018
Senior Services Network (SSN) 2018
Tennessee Center for Assisted Living (TNCAL) 2018