Krista Beucke - Assisted Living, Lifestyle Director 

Krista has worked at Wellington Parke since 2011. Krista has experience as a nurse aide and medication aide. Krista lives in Midwest City with her husband, daughter and their four rescue dogs. She enjoys spending time with her family and is passionate about rescuing animals. Krista believes that Wellington Parke is not just a job, but it's a home away from home. She considers the residents part of her family and some of them consider her their best friend.

Jim McWhirter - Administrator, Certified Aging in Place Specialist 

Jim McWhirter has been a builder and developer for over 30 years. Jim specializes in retirement communities and assisted living communities. He is an Oklahoma State Licensed Administrator and Registered Food Services Operator. He currently serves as a chairman of the Oklahoma Assisted Living Association as well as a Governor’s appointed member of the Long Term Care Advisory Board. Jim has been married to Lisa since 1972 and they have 3 children and 2 grandchildren. 

Ann Judd - Director of Public Relations

Ann has worked at Wellington Parke since 2009 in both marketing and reception. She has 20 years of experience in customer service and sales. Ann has a love and passion for working with people, and finds working at Wellington Parke very rewarding. She has been married to Richard since 1972. Together they have 2 children and 2 beautiful grandchildren, Hope and Sam. Ann enjoys antiquing, refinishing and interior decorating. Most of all she loves taking care of little Sam one day a week.

Leadership Team

Wendy Hammons- LPN/Director of Nursing

Nursing is my heart! I have lived by this theory for many years, I have been a nurse since 2001 and I have loved every minute of it. I was born and raised in Spencer, Oklahoma. I have a daughter and a son! I enjoy cooking, shopping, and spending time with family. I also enjoy singing in my church. Wellington Parke feels like home! 

Fidelia Oglesby - Director of Community Relations

Fidelia has been a part of Wellington Parke since 2012.  She received her bachelors degree in Family Studies from Oklahoma Christian University in 2008. Fidelia has been working with seniors for over 10 years and greatly enjoys being part of her residents lives, she loves coming to work everyday. Fidelia especially enjoys being one of the first people potential residents and families meet.  When away from work, Fidelia enjoys spending time with her husband and their three boys.  

Emily Ross- Enriched Living, Lifestyle Director 

Emily is the Life Style Director in our Enriched Living. Emily has been a part of Wellington Parke since 2016 and has experience as a CNA/MAT. Emily firmly believes in making people as happy as she can while she has the opportunity to do so. Outside of Wellington Parke, Emily enjoys to travel and spend time with her loved ones. Emily sees everyday as a blessing and loves to make a difference in peoples lives. 

Sarah Bagby - Resident Care Director

Sarah has been a part of the Wellington Parke family since 2013. She is our Resident Care director here at Wellington Parke. Sarah is also a licensed Assisted Living Administrator. Sarah enjoys spending time with our residents, especially those who reside in Enriched Living. She cherishes the special relationships formed with our residents and family members. Outside of Wellington Parke Sarah enjoys spending time with her family and pets.   

Bryan Newton - Head Chef 

Bryan Newton is Wellington Parke’s head chef. Bryan received his education and training from both Francis Tuttle and OSU- Institution of Technology. Bryan has been at Wellington Parke since 2013. Since then, he has transformed the kitchen into a 90% scratch kitchen where all food is cooked to order. Bryan says that Wellington Parke allows him to spend time with his wife, daughter, and son. Bryan loves Wellington Parke because of the Christian environment, the residents, and the “residents first” attitude set by the owner. In 2016 Bryan finished as one of the top 5 chefs in the Oklahoma Silver Spoon competition.