Our Team

Tennyson Court Staff

Lindsey McSharar

Chief operating officer

I PROMOTE growth and balance for all employees to better our community. Through the collaboration of departments, I enjoy innovative thinking to break past traditional assisted living. I strive to make this community a legacy with compliance, education, and humility.

  • Personal Development Seeker
  • Committed to Lead
  • Objective-Driven
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Suzanne Nawojski


I BUILD relationships with the families we serve. I love representing the community and I take great pride in the job we do here at Tennyson Court. I am a natural communicator and cultivate trust easily because of my heartfelt concern for the families I work with. My experience both personal and professional has allowed me to be successful in helping families navigate through the emotional transition to assisted living.

  • Integrity
  • Creative Thinker
  • Committed
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Karen Marsch

Director of Sales & Marketing

I BELIEVE a successful community is comprised of three equally important groups of people, staff, residents, and family, working together to provide unparalleled care, a positive culture and loving home for all who enter our doors. It is my privilege to represent the Tennyson Court Community and have the opportunity to interact with each of these groups each and every day.

  • Dependable
  • Compassionate
  • Honorable
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Michael Efthemis

Culinary Director

I CATER with excellence to the tastes of the seniors I serve.  I specialize in cooking meals that provide the comforts of home life.  The teamwork of hand selected staff provides family orientated dining at Tennyson Court.  I have been serving the residents and families of Tennyson Court for 7 years and make pride myself on my attention to detail.

  • Culinary Artist
  • Savory Pleaser
  • Provider
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Melissa Dziura

Business Manager

I am COMPASSIONATE.  I am a person who values the senior population and has since I was very young. I have had the privilege of working at Tennyson Court for 18 years.  During my time here at Tennyson, I have had the privilege of wearing many hats in the community.  It is an honor to work with the staff, the residents and the families of Tennyson Court.  Each day, I bring my caring and positive attitude to the business side of Tennyson Court. 

  • Committed
  • Consistent 
  • Preparedness
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Amy Krathaus

Assistant Business Manager

I ORGANIZE and assist with the day to day business of Tennyson Court.  As part of the business office for 4 years, I deliver the very best to those we hire to the Tennyson team.  My duties span from employee orientation to resident account management.  I consider myself to be reliable, hardworking, efficient and self-motivated.  I take pride in delivering quality customer service for our residents and families.  I am committed on building a caring and compassionate workplace where staff can grow as people and professionals.

  • Efficient
  • Understanding
  • Teamwork
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Brian Bussman

Director of Environmental service

I MAINTAIN the integrity of the Tennyson Court community.  I have been privileged to lead the maintenance team for over 8 years.  My team cares for the residents by keeping the building safe, fully operating, clean and beautiful.  It is my goal from the moment you enter our grounds, you feel at home.

  • Dependable
  • Order
  • Continuous Improvement
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Madison Marsala

Activities Director 

I ENRICH the lives of residents in our community. I have been part of our community for two years and find new ways to entertain and invest residents in daily activities. With the help of my team, I manage and oversee several activities per day ranging from concerts, art, exercise, nail care, socials, outings and many more! Residents look to my staff and I for companionship in group and one-on-one activities. I program each activity by the interests of our resident to make sure they are occupied and social during their time spent living here at Tennyson. I am thankful to be working with the residents at Tennyson Court!

  • Energetic
  • Patient
  • Caring
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Anna Dyskina, RN, BSN

case manager

I ENJOY working with our Residents.  I bring excitement to elderly patient care. I utilize my extensive international RN experience in health care to provide resident and family centered care driven by patience and rigor. I am a team player who treats both staff and the residents with respect, passionately advocates for their interests, and encourages collaboration. I expect accountability from myself and colleagues. 

  • Teamwork
  • High expectation
  • Accuracy 
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Lynn Syracuse

Resident Care Director

I ADVOCATE for the best interest of our residents and make sure they receive the care they deserve. I work alongside the staff to teach best practices when it comes to the resident’s individual care needs. I manage our relationships with outside providers and make it a priority to uphold our standards of quality of care. I am proud to say that I have been a dedicated nurse for over 35 years. Providing dignified care is my priority.

  • Dedicated
  • Teacher
  • Supportive