Frederick Living Announces New CEO

The Frederick Living Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Michelle Rassler as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).  Michelle currently serves as the Vice President of Landis Communities and Executive Director of Landis homes. Michelle has a history with Frederick living serving as Vice President of Operations.

After an extensive search, Michelle was the clear choice for the position.  She brings experience in senior living, serving in various capacities in retirement communities.  Michelle understands the importance of working with staff, residents, and the community to build on the strengths and 125-year tradition of Frederick Living.

“Frederick Living is blessed to welcome Michelle Rassler as our next CEO,” Frederick Living’s Board Chair Warren Tyson said.  “The Board was particularly influenced by the very clear way in which she connects with our mission through her faith.”

“I am grateful God has directed my path to Frederick Living,” Michelle said. “A community so close to my heart. I look forward to working collaboratively towards a successful future.”

Michelle will begin her employment at Frederick Living on June 28, 2021.  Michelle and current interim CEO, Jeremy Kauffman, will overlap for a short time to ensure a smooth transition.

Please join us in extending blessings to Michelle as she joins Frederick Living.  We believe, with Michelle’s leadership, the organization will continue to uphold our mission to enrich the lives of older adults, while valuing the staff, volunteers and community that serve them.

Frederick Living is a leading rehabilitation and continuing care retirement community nestled in the beautiful countryside of Montgomery County in southeastern Pennsylvania. For 125 years, our focus has been on living well in every aspect of our lives—body, mind, and spirit. Rooted in our Mennonite heritage, we honor the dignity and autonomy of each person we are privileged to serve, regardless of their faith journey. Frederick Living is located at 2849 Big Road, Zieglerville, PA 19492. For more information, please call us at 610-754-7878.