Williamsburg Landing Appoints Vernon M. Baker Chief Operating Officer


March 29, 2017 – Williamsburg, VA
– Williamsburg Landing’s President and CEO, Greg Storer, has announced the appointment of Vernon M. Baker as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. This new appointment is effective June 1, 2017. 

Baker brings over 28 years of operational experience at various senior living communities. He joins Williamsburg Landing from Dogwood Village of Orange County Health and Rehab, in Orange, Virginia. Baker served as Administrator since 2002, where he reported directly to a commission appointed by the Board of Supervisors of the County of Orange. Earlier in his career, Baker held the position of Senior Vice President of Operations for American HealthCare in Roanoke. He currently serves as Board Chairman of the Virginia Health Care Association (VHCA), where he has held leadership roles since 1996. In recent years, Baker has been awarded both the VHCA/NCAL Nursing Facility Administrator of the Year and the Assisted
Living Administrator of the Year. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Education
from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

“I am pleased to announce that in Vernon Baker we have found the ideal candidate who brings over 28 years of progressive leadership in senior living communities,” Storer said.  “Williamsburg Landing will benefit from his broad range of experience and innovative programs as we grow and expand our Life Plan Community.”

For more information, contact Kathy Kammer, Senior Director of Community Relations at (757) 253-9682 or kkammer@williamsburglanding.com.