Brenda Connelly, BSN, RN, was recently promoted to chief quality officer at The Springs at Grand Park in Billings. In her new role, Connelly will ensure the company’s high standards of care and services throughout its senior living communities in Oregon and Montana, and continuous improvements are in place.
Connelly joined The Springs Living in 2010 as executive director of The Springs at Whitefish. Two years later, she was promoted to director of quality assurance. In 2015, she was named director of community operations to lead regional operations teams and ensure each community had the necessary resources and systems in place for consistently delivering the highest quality care and services to residents.
The Springs Living is currently constructing new senior living communities in Bozeman. Each new community is expected to generate about 100-150 new jobs.
Connelly graduated North Dakota State University with a bachelor’s degree in nursing and is studying for her master’s degree in quantitative management–health analytics from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business in the next year. She obtained her assisted living administrator's license in Montana in 2010.