MapleShade Meadows Senior Living
50 East Locust Street
Nesquehoning, PA 18240

570 669-5500

Our Leadership Team

Melanie Goodman
Executive Director

Melanie has been in the healthcare field since 1975.  She began her career working as an LPN in the hospital setting and worked for the Office on Aging for 9 years.  In 1999 Melanie came to MapleShade Meadows to oversee the opening of the facility as its Resident Care Director.  Melanie acquired her Administrator's license in 2003 and was promoted to Executive Director of the facility in 2006. She is proud of the dedication and quality care provided by the staff to the Residents that proves to be a winning combination for MapleShade to maintain its excellent reputation in the community.

Deanna Gasker
Human Resources/Finance Director

Deanna has worked in the business sector since 1978. She started with MapleShade Meadows in the Business Office in 2000. She then became Human Resources/Finance Director in 2006. She has an extensive background in business with a financial knowledge base of the senior living industry. She loves assisting the Residents and the Staff in all realms of her experience.

Lori Dacey, RN
Director of Admissions

Lori is a 2005 graduated of Pottsville School of Nursing in Pottsville, PA. Lori joined the Maple Shade Meadows team in 2017 as an experienced Registered Nurse both  in the Emergency Department and Home Health settings. Lori brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our facility. She lives locally with her family.