​​Jessica Murphy grew up in South Georgia and North Florida.  She has been happily married to her high school sweetheart, for the past 15 years. With five children, Jessica and her family stay extremely busy.  Jessica has worked with Circle of Life for the past three years. She believes the most important part of her job, as an administrator is providing the best possible care to her residents. Jessica fully comprehends the significance of her role and successfully provides residents care in a loving and stable environment. As a Licensed Administrator, Certified Nursing Assistant, and Pharmacy Tech with over 13 years in the medical field, Jessica understands what it takes to manage a Memory Care Unit. Homewood Lodge Assisted living is Circle of Life’s only locked unit providing services to those who suffer from Dementia and Alzheimer’s. Jessica enjoys working with the residents and their families and strives to create an open relationship where all needs can be addressed.

Heather Locke is a Licensed Administrator, Certified Nursing assistant and mother of two. Heather has been a dedicated employee of Oakridge Assisted Living Facility for 3 years. Heather enjoys the interaction with the culturally diverse groups of people she has the opportunity of coming in contact with as a member of the Circle of Life Assisted Living Communities team. Heather enjoys hunting and spending time with her family. She believes that providing care with love, compassion, and a smile is the key to providing quality for the aging population of residents we serve.


April Millard is a Registered Nurse with 11 years of nursing experience, specializing in geriatric care. April is a lifelong resident of Live Oak, Florida and is married with 2 daughters. April is the administrator at Rising Oaks Assisted Living in Live Oak, Florida. April fully understands the intricacies involved in working with the elderly. April enjoys interacting with the residents and building relationships with their families. She appreciates the daily opportunities provided to her through Circle of Life Communities and looks forward to what the future brings as we move forward.

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Whitney Brinkley is a part of our Circle of Life Communities through our Limited Mental Health Assisted Living Facility, The Plantation on summers. She is a lifelong Floridian. Whitney has worked in the medical field for over ten years and has been a part of Plantation for four years. Managing a LMHF takes a unique individual who is not afraid to step up to the plate to make sure everyone is taken care of, Whitney possesses an exceptional understanding of what it takes to get the job done. When she is not spending, her days ensuring our residents are safe, happy, and thriving; she is spending time with her husband and daughters. Whitney is an important part of our organization and we appreciate her dedication to The Plantation and our residents.