Building Relationships

Schilling, Becky
December 2010
FoodService Director;12/15/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 12, p18
Trade Publication
The article discusses the creation of a family atmosphere at the Saint Andrews North retirement community in Boca Raton, Florida by Virginia Ohanian, the facility's culinary services director. Among the initiatives she made were the creation of a family environment for her staff, addition of meal options, and the development of a late-night dining option. Ohanian was awarded the 2008 Employee of the Year Award by the Florida Association of Non-Profit Homes for the Aging (FAHSA) for her dedication to the community's residents.


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