Phoebe Richland Leadership

Amanda Laporte
Executive Director of Phoebe Richland

Amanda Laporte, NHA, was appointed Executive Director of Phoebe Richland in September 2019. She is responsible for the overall operations of the Health Care Center, Meadow Glen Personal Care, and two independent living units on the Richland campus. In addition, Laporte is also responsible for the Independent Living Community at Chestnut Ridge, located in Emmaus.

Laporte has over 20 years of experience in senior living and recently relocated back to Eastern Pennsylvania from the Pittsburgh area. Before coming to Phoebe, she worked as a Process Improvement Specialist for A Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC).

Laporte has also owned her own business and worked as an Administrator, Human Resources Director, Admission Director, and Regional Director of Operations. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a minor in Health Care Administration from Cedar Crest College.

Phoebe Richland Leadership

Darren Morris, Regional Director of Admissions
Rachel Gullett, Administrator, Health Care Center
Mark Wlotko, Director of Nursing
Devon Kline, Administrator of Personal Care
Karen Sinkovits, Independent Living Manager at Chestnut Ridge
AnnMarie Petitto-Thomas, Community Life Lead
Alexis Strelecki, Dining Director
Dan Bendel, Director of Environmental Services
Christian Creyer, Chaplain

Respite Stays

Respite stays at Phoebe offer temporary relief to caregivers by providing short-term care for seniors. This helps caregivers take a well-deserved break from the responsibilities of providing care to a loved one.

Comforting Home Care

Comforting Home Care by Phoebe is the region’s premier home care provider. As part of Phoebe, we assist seniors and the disabled in our community by helping you or your loved one maintain independence at home.


Active seniors enjoying yoga in a studio setting.

Through Phoebe’s award-winning TeleHealth Program, Phoebe residents can enjoy the convenience and confidentiality of virtual doctor’s visits with Lehigh Valley Health Network physicians.