Leadership Team

The leadership team at WRC Senior Services is made up of a diverse, talented group of individuals, who use their skills, passion and enthusiasm to guide WRC in its strategic direction to be the best place to live for our residents, the best place to work for our caring staff and financially sound. Take a moment to get to know us.

Corporate Office

Barbara SepichBarbara Sepich
Barbara has a master’s degree in public management from Carnegie Mellon University. She has over 30 years of experience in health care and is a licensed nursing home administrator and certified personal care home administrator and assisted living administrator.

Gene Miller, CFOGene Miller
Gene is a certified public accountant with a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Robert Morris University. He has over 15 years of experience working in healthcare and has his own accounting firm in Punxsutawney.

Marge ClarkMarge Clark
Senior Director of Post Acute Services

Marge is a registered nurse with a master’s degree in nursing from Walden University. She has over 25 years of experience in long term care and has worked at WRC since 2006.

Jo RickardJo Rickard
Corporate Compliance Officer
Jo is a registered nurse, who joined WRC Senior Services in 2014. She has a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Clarion University and has over 30 years of experience in health care.


Doug Wright
Director of Administrative Services
Doug earned his Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from Clarion University.  He is also a Nursing Home Administrator and Personal Care Home Administrator. He has been employed in the Long-term Care Industry for 25 years.  He possesses a vast array of knowledge in Skilled Nursing, Assisted Living, Personal Care, Home Health, Home Care, Hospice, Ambulatory Surgery, and Independent Living.

Rikki RossRikki Ross
Director of Creative Services
Rikki joined WRC Senior Services in January 2017. She has over 16 years of experience working in marketing, receiving her Bachelor of Science in marketing from Penn State University.

WRC Communities

Julie Swonger Julie Swonger
Senior Director of Home & Community Based Services
Julie has worked at WRC for over 30 years. She oversees three WRC service lines – In Home Solutions, residential living, and personal care. She is a certified Integrated Chronic Care Specialist and certified personal care home administrator.


Becky ParkBecky Park
Housing Manager of North Fork Heights and The Villages
Becky joined WRC Senior Services in 1992 as an administrative assistant. She worked in various positions at the business office before becoming the Housing Manager for two of WRC’s residential neighborhoods.

Faith O’Brien
Administrator of Highland Oaks
Faith has a bachelor’s degree in healthcare administration from Robert Morris University. She became a certified personal care home administrator in 2014. Faith previously worked for 15 years as the Patient Account Manager at Laurel Eye Clinic.


Jesse Baker
Administrator of Ridgmont
Jesse attended DuBois Business College and received an Associates Degree in Specialized Business as well as being an LPN. He has been a certified Personal Care Home Administrator since April  Jesse has six years experience in long term care and personal care.


Christine Nichols
Director/Sales Counselor of The Laurels and the Villas at Water Run
Christine served as Multi-Media Advertising Executive before coming to the Laurels and has over 30 years of retail management and outside sales experience. A native of Clarion County, Christine earned an Associate of Arts Degree from the Art Institute/Fashion Institute of Pittsburgh.