Countryside Center
47 Margo Avenue
Bardwell , KY 42023-9005

270 628-5424

Our Leadership Team

Marilyn Ingram
Center Executive Director

Marilyn has 40 years’ experience in the long term care industry starting in the Business Office and becoming an Administrator in 1983.  Marilyn is active in her church and community having served on the Boards of Heartland Cares, Inc., Women Aware and Habitat for Humanity.  She has also chaired the Purchase Area Walk to End Alzheimer’s, Purchase Area Senior Games and Purchase Area Mental Health and Aging Conference. Marilyn is a native of Ballard County where she continues to reside.

Dr. David Zetter
Medical Director/Physician

As our Medical Director and full time physician, Dr. David Zetter provides leadership and oversight of our clinical team. He ensures that every resident and patient receives personalized care. Dr. Zetter attended the University of Alberta in Alberta, Canada and has been practicing for over 25 years. In his spare time, he enjoys golf and traveling with his family.

Barbara Gardner, RN
Center Nurse Executive

Barbara joined Countryside Center as the CNE in March of 2015.  Barbara is a graduate of the nursing program at Paducah Community College.  She has many years of experience in the long term care field having served as both Staff Development Director and Center Nurse Executive.  In her spare time, you can find Barbara enjoying a country music show at the Kentucky Opry where her granddaughters, Savanna and Spencer perform.

Rick Nolan
Director of Admissions and Social Services

Rick has 19 years of experience in the social services field and considers helping others to be his career calling.  Rick has held a number of positions throughout his career including program manager and executive director.  Rick has also worked in social services monitoring/oversight for the Commonwealths of Pennsylvania and Kentucky.  Rick graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a BS in Psychology.  He currently lives in Paducah, KY with his wife and daughter.  He enjoys watching his hometown sports teams.