About Us

Cornwall Manor is a single-site continuing care retirement community (CCRC). Our non-profit community is governed by a Board of Trustees and our management staff is located onsite. Read below to learn about Cornwall Manor’s Management Team.

Lee Stickler, President & CEO

Lee was hired as Vice President for Finance in 1988 and was promoted to Executive Vice President in January 2018. He became Cornwall Manor’s sixth president on March 4 2019, when Steve Hassinger retired. Lee is licensed as a Nursing Home Administrator and a Certified Public Accountant. His background in senior living services began in 1982 with six years in various management positions at a large nursing facility.

Lee and his wife Debra, reside in Lebanon and have two adult children.

James Connor, Vice President for Residential Living

James joined the Cornwall Manor team in 1989 as the Assistant Food Service Director and has also held the positions of Assistant Food Service and Housekeeping Director and Director of Resident Services. James is a graduate of Penn State University where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management. James will be responsible for dining services, housekeeping, chaplaincy, campus social services, front desk services, mail delivery, transportation, activities and the Wellness Center.

James resides in Berks County with his two-year-old Tibetan dog, Tucker. His parents have been Cornwall Manor residents since 2008. He is a member of the Lebanon County Career and Technology Center’s Pastry Arts and Culinary Arts Advisory Board. In his spare time, Jim enjoys swimming and working out.

Michele Laucks, Vice President for Finance

Michele joined Cornwall Manor in 1988 as the Director of Finance. She is a graduate of Shippensburg University and earned a degree in accounting. Michele will be responsible to oversee resident billing, employee payroll, financial management, audit, budget, and insurance.

Michele resides in Lancaster County with her husband, Bob, and three Sharpei dogs. She loves to golf and has volunteered for several US Open golf championships and is a representative for the Lancaster Ladies City County Golf Association.

Jennifer Margut, Vice President for Marketing & Public Relations

Jennifer began her career at Cornwall Manor in 1999 as the Marketing Coordinator and also held the positions of Manager of Marketing Projects, Sales Counselor, Sales Director and Director of Marketing.

A native of Altoona, Pennsylvania, Jennifer is a graduate of Penn State University where she obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Communications. In her position, she will oversee marketing, public relations, volunteers and community outreach.

Jennifer resides in Lebanon with her Labrador Retriever, Luca (who is a rescue from Puerto Rico). She enjoys walks with Luca, yoga, Penn State football and gardening.

Vicki Deitzler, Vice President for Advancement

Vicki is a familiar face to many having worked at Cornwall Manor previously in both the fundraising and marketing departments. She began in her Vice President for Advancement role in September 2019. Vicki previously worked for Penn State Health and the College of Medicine where she was the Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations.

She is a graduate of West Chester University and brings over 30 years of experience in all aspects of fundraising including individual gift/estate planning, foundation and corporate support. In her position, she will be responsible to engage and steward relationships with donors and prospective donors to ensure current and future support of Cornwall Manor.

Vicki lives in Lebanon with her husband, Michael and they have two adult sons, Evan and Austin. Vicki enjoys ballroom dancing, travel and spending time renovating her cottage in Mt. Gretna.

 

Minnie Strickler, Vice President for Health Services/Nursing Home Administrator

Minnie became part of the Cornwall Manor team in 1988 as a Medical Records Clerk and has also held the positions of Medical Records Coordinator, Quality and Health Information Coordinator, Assistant Administrator of Health Services and Administrator of Health Care Services. Her areas of responsibility include the Health Center, personal care, outpatient therapy and the Visiting Physician Office.

Minnie earned her Associate’s degree from Harrisburg Area Community College and completed the Nursing Home Administration program at York College of Pennsylvania. She lives in Lebanon and has an adult daughter, Jaymee. Minnie enjoys hiking, cycling, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

Greg Weaber, Vice President for Human Resources

Greg joined Cornwall Manor in 2004 as the Director of Human Resources. He is responsible to oversee employee recruitment, employee retention, employee benefits administration, workplace safety and risk management.

Greg earned his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Lebanon Valley College and his Professional in Human Resource (PHR) certification from Villanova University. He resides in Cleona with his wife Michelle. They are the parents to two adult children, Justin and Tyler.

Greg is also involved with the United Way of Lebanon County as a Campaign Cabinet Member, Board Member, was the Campaign Chairperson in 2016 and is serving as the 2019 Campaign Chairperson. In Greg’s spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, reading, following the Pittsburgh Steelers and is a fitness fanatic. He enjoys mountain biking, road cycling, Cornwall Manor’s fitness center, tennis, swimming, gardening and working outside.

Paul Weidman, Vice President for Plant Operations

Paul began his position as Vice President for Plant Operations in 1991. Paul’s responsibilities include overseeing the maintenance department, security, negotiating various vendor contracts, overseeing capital projects, campus expansion and major building projects such as Cornwall Manor’s current expansion project The Woods at Cornwall Manor. Paul graduated from Penn State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering and he is a licensed professional engineer.

Paul and his wife, Joy reside in Lebanon and have two children and two grandchildren.