Published Monday, June 1, 2020

Apple Creek Place, a three-building memory care-specific community located at 5102 N. Cherryvale Ave. in Appleton, is proud to announce the appointment of Eric Lund as Community Director. 


“We’re excited Eric has taken on this new role”, states Sarah Searles, Senior Housing Management Operations Manager.  “We have made significant improvements at Apple Creek Place and Eric will assist in moving us to the next level.”


Eric oversees the daily operations including meals, services, and resident cares. His focus is to foster an environment in which employees can learn and grow always keeping resident safety in the forefront of his mind, and always remembering this is their home. As is true of each team member, Eric strives to fulfill our community mission — “Embracing Every Moment.” Eric enjoys working at Apple Creek Place because he feels the entire team brings a family-like atmosphere to the community and he is given the opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of the residents, their families as well as the staff at Apple Creek Place. During his spare time, Eric enjoys spending time with his wife, Alison and their children. He also enjoys watching his children participate in hockey and softball. Additionally, Eric enjoys golfing, fishing, hunting, boating and traveling and being outdoors in general. Eric looks forward to getting to know each family as they choose Apple Creek Place for their loved one.


Apple Creek Place is managed by Senior Housing Management (SHM).  SHM provides innovative, compassionate, resident-focused healthcare and management services for over 60 Senior Living communities throughout the states of Iowa, Illinois, Kentucky, Minnesota and Wisconsin. Senior Housing Management is located at 208 35th Street Dr. SE, Suite 500 Cedar Rapids, IA, 52403. For more information, call (800) 366-6716, or visit