Lofland Park Center
715 King Street
Seaford, DE 19973

302 628-3000

Our Leadership Team

Tawnya Dennis, Ed.D, NHA
Center Executive Director

Tawnya received her Doctorate of Education in Organizational Leadership from Wilmington University.  Her Master’s degree is from Johns Hopkins University where she also worked on imagining research for five years.  Tawnya has been working in long-term care since 1994 and obtained her Administrator’s license in 2007. Tawnya is very active in the local Alzheimer’s Association where she helped to organize a Sussex County walk in Rehoboth in 1997 and has chaired or co-chaired the walk for at least 10 years.  She is committed to improving the quality of life for individuals living in long-term care.

Beverly Gray-Mears, RN
Director of Nursing

Beverly was born and raised in Seaford, Delaware.  She graduated from Delaware Technical and Community College in 1985 and received her LPN.  She continued her education and received her RN credentials in 1990.  Beverly has been a CNA Instructor over the past four years and is also a CPR/First Aide Instructor.  Beverly has worked for Genesis since 1998 and has been at Lofland Park Center since 2013.  She enjoys spending time with her family and going to the beach.

Lisa Richards, BSW
Admissions Director

Lisa obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Social Work from Delaware State University in 2002 and has over 12 years’ experience in social work at skilled nursing facilities.  She has been involved in fundraising for the local Alzheimer’s Association for many years.  Lisa takes pride in assisting patients and their families with the admission process to short-term rehab and/or placement to long-term care.

Tesha Horsey, COTA
Rehabilitation Program Director

Tesha received her Associates Degree as a Certified Occupational Assistant in 2004 from Delaware Technical and Community College.  She has been at Lofland Park Center since 2004.  She joined the Genesis Rehab Services team in 2008 and became the Director of Rehabilitation in 2011.  Tesha enjoys being part of the team.