Brighton Gardens of Saddle River

Meet the Brighton Gardens of Saddle River Team

Meet our team of excellent caregivers here at Brighton Gardens of Saddle River, NJ.

victoria prioreVictoria Priore

Executive Director

Victoria started her career with Brighton Gardens of Saddle River in 2012 as the Director of Sales for six years before being promoted to Regional Sales Specialist in 2018. As a Sales Specialist, she traveled to many different sunrise communities outside of Canada out to Nebraska. During the pandemic, she was promoted to Executive Director of Brighton Gardens of Florham Park. Victoria spent a year servicing the Florham Park community before she was asked to return to her home where she began her Sunrise career as the Executive Director of Saddle River. 

Her favorite part of the job is being able to truly give the residents memorable days - from dancing together, telling jokes, or just being a person for them to talk to. In her spare time, Victoria loves to cook and spend time with her family and friends.


amanda jonesAmanda Jones

Director of Sales

Amanda graduated from Kutztown University in 2019 with a bachelor's degree in Sports Management and Communications. She began her career at Sunrise as an Activities and Volunteer Coordinator for a year before transitioning to the sales world as an Associate Director of Sales. Amanda has officially accepted the position as the Director of Sales for Saddle River in April of 2021. Amanda enjoys being able to come to work everyday knowing that it is for the greater purpose of helping families take the next steps to get their loved ones the care they need and deserve. 

In her free time, Amanda spends a lot of time at home with family. She also enjoys relaxing outdoors, getting physical activity, and being with friends.


frank bazanFrank Bazan

Activities & Volunteer Coordinator

Frank started as a Life Enrichment Manager in our Reminiscence neighborhood in 2016 before being promoted to Activities and Volunteer Coordinator in 2020. Frank enjoys listening to the residents and being able to learn from their personal stories. He also likes to see them smile and laugh while enjoying their time participating in activities, socials, attending musical entertainments, and going on bus outings. 

In his spare time, Frank enjoys hiking, running, camping and reading.


jeffery quintosJeffery Quintos

Dining Service Coordinator

Jeffery Quintos began his career with Sunrise in 2000 as a host and soon after that was promoted to our Dinning Service Coordinator. Jeffery was living in the Philippines before beginning his career at Sunrise. Jeffery provides our residents with three delicious meals every day for our residents. Jeffery says, one of the best parts of his job is seeing the smiling faces of our residents when enjoying a home cooked meal. Our residents have a sweet tooth for sure and cannot resist Jeffery’s Carrot and Coconut cake! Outside of work Jeffery Enjoys working on his cars and cooking cultural Philippine cuisine for his friends and family. 


cindy nastoryCindy Nastory

Wellness Nurse

Cindy graduated from Fairleigh Dickenson University with a BS RN degree in 1992. Cindy then went on to continue her nursing career at St. Josephs in Paterson, NJ, Valley Hospital of Ridgewood, NJ, Coram Resource Network in Totowa, NJ, Christian Health Care Center in Wyckoff, NJ, and as a school nurse for St. Catherine's of Bologna in Ringwood, NJ before becoming a Sunrise Team Member. Geriatrics has always been the favorite population for Cindy to work with throughout her career. She enjoys working at Sunrise as a Wellness Nurse because each day is a a little bit different and it is her pleasure getting to know the residents and the families of residents who are in our community. 

In her spare time, Cindy enjoys spending time outdoors, swimming, gardening, walking and going to the beach. She also enjoys reading when there is time for it.


rustyRusty

Community Dog

Rusty was adopted into our Saddle River family in 2019 and has been brightening up our community ever since. Rusty provides therapy and companionship to our residents and team members. His favorite part of that is getting all the snuggles and treats! 

Rusty goes on walks with our team members and residents and enjoys nap when he is not running around the community.

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