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Lisa Daniell, RN, BSN- Director of Nursing 

Lisa Daniell is a licensed Registered Nurse and received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing degree from Pennsylvania State University in 1992.  She has an extensive background serving in the ER, Surgical/Trauma ICU, Burn ICU, and most post surgical areas within the hospital setting.  Lisa has been a Director of Nursing in Post Acute care for 12 years.   


Jennifer Herrera - Assistant Director of Nursing

Jennifer joined the Golden Estates team in February 2013. She is a native Texan and received her degree in Nursing from Galen College in 2009. Jennifer prides herself on focusing on geriatric care, specifically in the skilled nursing setting. She has worked with various skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities since 2009.   


Dianna Reed - Assistant Director of Nursing

Dianna joined the Golden Estates Family in January 2013. She brings with her a strong clinical background in Geriatric and Palliative Care. She began her career as a C.N.A. and L.V.N, at which time she decided to pursue her education at Howard College where she became an RN in 1996.  Dianna truly enjoys serving the geriatric population, and loves to show others the compassion in her heart. She considers herself to have a true calling with this population, and wants to teach others about compassion towards the elderly. She plans to continue her education and pursue a degree in Nursing Management.

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Jennifer Byrom - Activities Director

Jennifer began her career as a volunteer at Golden Estates Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center in 1988. She was then promoted to Activities Assistant in 2005, and then yet another promotion as Activity Director for Golden Estates in 2010. Jennifer’s love for creating wonderful activities for the residents has led her to furthering her education and training by receiving her certification from St. Phillips College. She is proud to say she has held the title of Director of Activities for 4 years and she loves it! Jennifer prides herself in really engaging with her residents, and providing a true caring and fun environment for them. Her ultimate goal is to provide her resident’s with activities that coordinate, enrich, and stimulate them to have a better quality of life.   
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Al Gonzales - Director of Maintenance

Al brings a wealth of knowledge to the Golden Estates team in the maintenance field. He began his career in the maintenance field in 1969 with his father and grandfather, who owned their own business. He is registered by the State of Texas, and EPA certified. Al takes pride in keeping the facility and grounds at Golden Estates presentable and in the best working condition at all times.