Rebecca Erskine, Executive Director
Rebecca joined the Senior Center in 2017. She graduated from Concordia College in Minnesota with a BA in Biology. She lived in Washington DC, Denver and Myrtle Beach, SC before deciding to move back to Jackson with her husband and two daughters. Rebecca has worked for and volunteered for many non-profits including Teton County Friends of the Library, Teton Youth and Family Services, Women Infants & Children, Community Entry Services, American Cancer Society and Big Brothers Big Sisters of America. Her career has focused on activity & event planning which she hopes will further the development of the Senior Center. She is enjoying getting reacquainted with many folks from her childhood and meeting new people coming to the Center everyday.
Reanna New, Operations Manager
Reanna joined the Senior Center in 2022 after working 20+ years in the hospitality industry. She was raised in Lander, Wyoming and upon graduation attended the University of Northern Colorado earning a BA in Psychology. Upon graduation she moved to Montana, Georgia and then settled back in her home state and moved to Jackson in 2005. Reanna has worn many hats in the hospitality world from serving in the restaurant, concierge, front desk and property management. She is very excited to join the Senior Center to connect with people who live in the community. Reanna has a passion for helping people and wants to enhance programing and opportunities available through the Senior Center. When Reanna is not helping seniors you can find her in the mountains skiing, hiking, backpacking or playing in the rivers and lakes.
Melissa Rochlitz, Home Care Manager
Melissa has spent the last 18 years working in both Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing with seniors and their families. Most recently, she was in a regional capacity travelling to multiple centers across the state of Maryland. Through her work in institutional settings, she sees a huge benefit of supporting seniors staying in their homes. In her spare time, Melissa enjoys football (yes, she is a Ravens fan!) and hiking with her dog Scout.
Jenny Ryan, Bookkeeper/Financial Manager
Jenny is another Wyoming native and moved to Jackson in 1978 from her hometown of Rock Springs. She earned her degree in retail merchandising from Atlanta’s Bauder College. Jenny retired from accounting in 2015 when she went to work at River Rock Assisted Living as a cook and serving the residential seniors. In 2017 Jenny decided to go back to her roots “counting the beans” and became the bookkeeper for the Senior Center of Jackson Hole. Jenny is married to a 4th generation Jackson native and they have raised two children and have 5 grandchildren. Jenny and her husband love cooking and great food. They spend the winter perfecting their recipes and in the summer you can find Jenny on Jackson Lake.
Head Cook, Karen Smith
Home Care Assistant – currently vacant
Our Board of Directors
Dave Auge, Chair
Michael Schrotz, Vice Chair
Irene Lund, Secretary
Anne Schuler, Treasurer
Bob Shervin, Emeritus
Sara Van Genderen