Sunrise of Fresno

Meet the Sunrise of Fresno, CA, Team!

We’re excited to introduce you to some of the members of our fantastic team.

John Frey | Executive DirectorJohn Frey

Executive Director

As a member of the Sunrise family since 1999, John Frey held many positions before taking on the role of Executive Director at Sunrise of Fresno. In his current role, he enjoys leading and working with a great team. He feels aligned with the Sunrise commitment to best in class care and the organization’s Principles of Service.

In his spare time, John likes to ride his bike, hike and travel.

Elaine Ghidell | Director of SalesElaine Ghidelli
Director of Sales

Since joining the Sunrise of Fresno family in 1998, our Director of Sales, Elaine Ghidelli, has taken pride in helping families find solutions. She firmly believes in the Sunrise foundational belief and the team member credo.

Outside of work, Elaine enjoys traveling, spending time with her family and grandchildren, cooking and hiking.

Gail Ashbeck | Resident Care Director

Gail Ashbeck

Resident Care Director

Before joining Sunrise of Fresno, Gail Ashbeck held many nursing roles at hospitals and in hospice care and services. Her favorite part of her role as the Resident Care Director is working with a great team. She loves being a part of an organization like Sunrise that focuses on bringing joy to its residents.

When she’s not at work, Gail enjoys spending time with her husband and family, traveling, rollerblading and playing Petanque.

Norshell Brewer | Resident Services Director Director

Norshell Brewer

Resident Services Director

As a member of the Sunrise family since 1998, Norshell Brewer says her favorite part of her job is caring for residents at the end of life. At Sunrise, she says she has the opportunity to lead, inspire and work with a great team.

When she’s at home, Norshell enjoys spending time with family, playing tennis and going bowling.

Nancy Braxton-Cartier| Business Office Coordinator

Nancy Braxton-Cartier

Business Office Coordinator

As a member of the Sunrise team for more than 13 years, Nancy Braxton-Cartier says what she loves most is working in an environment where she can help others. At Sunrise, she believes you are encouraged to really make a difference in the residents’ lives.

In her free time, Nancy likes to garden and care for her animals.

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