Scottsdale, Arizona Retirement Community Staff

Meet Our Staff

Not only is our staff committed, they are also award winners. Vi at Grayhawk has been ranked #1 in the Independent/Assisted Living category by Best of Arizona Business for 13 consecutive years. And in 2013, Vi at Grayhawk was named a Best Place to Work in Arizona by CareerBuilder.com. Additionally, the Vi at Grayhawk Care Center has been named one of the top Nursing Homes by U.S. News and World Report for three consecutive years. Why does this matter to you? The more our staff enjoys their job, the more comfortable you can feel at home.

Amy Mataro

Amy Mataro Executive Director

As Executive Director, Amy oversees every aspect of the community, which includes the quality service, amenities, care, and programming for each and every Vi at Grayhawk resident. Amy has worked at a number of Vi communities and has been part of the Hyatt family for more than 30 years.

Jan Wiggins Sales Director

Jan directs all of our sales efforts at Vi at Grayhawk. She also manages each sales team member, and represents Vi to the larger Scottsdale community. Originally from Bedford, Texas, Jan joined the Vi team in 2005.

Michelle Showalter, CPA Director of Accounting

Michelle is responsible for all accounting operations for Vi at Grayhawk. Michelle, a certified professional accountant (CPA), has a diverse background which includes more than 25 years in public accounting.
Greg Beckley

Gregory Beckley Director of Dining Services

Greg makes dining an experience. He manages our dining room – from table reservations and plate settings, to the personalized service each resident receives. He has more than 20 years of management experience in the hospitality industry.

Robert Davis, CEOE Director of Engineering

Robert is responsible for maintenance of the community’s physical plant, and the numerous buildings on our 33-acre campus. He is a Certified Engineering Operation Executive (CEOE), and has worked at Vi at Grayhawk since 2001.

Monique Walker, CHHE Director of Housekeeping

Monique oversees the housekeeping function for the community, with a focus on providing a comfortable living environment for every resident. Monique has more than 20 years of experience in housekeeping management.  
Rene Bracamonte

Rene Bracamonte Lifestyle Director

Rene is at the center of everything social at Vi at Grayhawk. He creates, finds and arranges outings and events for residents like educational lectures, travel clubs, fitness classes, day trips to unique places in Arizona, and much more. Rene also helps manage the numerous resident-led clubs at Vi at Grayhawk.

Jennifer Prickett, RN Director of Nursing

Jennifer helps to manage the quality of care and services provided to residents of Vi at Grayhawk’s Care Center, which includes assisted living, memory support and skilled nursing accommodations. Jennifer also oversees the Care Center nursing staff, and works directly with the Care Center Administrator to develop individualized patient plans. In 2014, Jennifer was awarded the 2014 Nurse of the Year Award by the Arizona March of Dimes in the long-term care/skilled nursing category.

Amy Ferrari Director of Resident Services

Amy assists independent living residents and their family members should they need support during a change in a resident’s health. She also works to ensure residents receive the appropriate level of care and service while in independent living. Additionally, Amy oversees wellness amenities, and manages our concierge and valet services.