Meet the Team

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Michael Dorazio

Executive Director

Michael Dorazio brings eight years of experience in the senior living industry and 25 years of experience in the United Sates Air Force as a first sergeant to his role as executive director. 

Michael attended Wayland Baptist University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in occupations education, and then went on to receive a master’s degree in human resource management from Webster University. 

Michael has served as the director of operations, assistant executive director, executive director, campus manager and most recently as an operations specialist overseeing two distinct regions at several other senior living communities.

He believes in providing high-quality service to his residents and strives to raise the bar every day, always abiding by the motto “People are my business,” which he learned while serving in the Air Force.

Serena Currie

Director of Sales and Marketing

Serena Currie has been serving as the director of Sales and Marketing at Shavano Park Senior Living since November 2017. As director of Sales and Marketing, Serena’s top priority is to develop positive and lasting relationships between our community and the businesses and organizations in and around San Antonio. Her daily responsibilities include participating in various community activities, and with organizations and professional groups to promote Shavano Park’s positive reputation. She also helps residents and their families coordinate all aspects of the move-in process, and creates marketing plans as well as organizes marketing visits to the community.

A graduate of Texas State University, Serena brings with her years of experience in the health care and senior living industries. Prior to her position at Shavano Park, Serena worked in various roles at Encompass Home Health, Brookdale Senior Living and Emeritus Senior Living.

Serena is an active member of the Alamo Area Home Care Council, a business organization for San Antonio-area professionals working in a variety of industries that directly affect seniors. Serena and her husband, Luke, have one daughter, Easton. In her free time, Serena enjoys spending time with family and friends and traveling. She is passionate about healthy eating and enjoys teaching others about how to have a well-balanced diet.

Lindsey Lee

Resident Care Director

Lindsey Lee began her career at Shavano Park Senior Living in May of 2019. With a background primarily in psychology, she worked as a nurse for 10 years prior to serving as resident care director.

Outside of work, Lindsey loves to spend time with her family, go camping and take road trips. She has two children, Devin, 21, and Bo, 6. During her free time, she enjoys volunteering for the Animal Defense League.

Shauna Jellsey

Senior Culinary Service Director

Shauna Jellsey has been a culinary service director with ISL for more than 10 years. Shauna was born in Orange County and moved to the Murrieta area when she was 5 years old.

She has been in the culinary industry for over 20 years, as she started cooking at the age of 15. Shauna’s specialty is lasagna, which was the first dish she learned how to make.

Shauna is also known for her award-winning barbecue and hot sauce, and she has won multiple competitions, including the “Feast Your Eyes” competition and “I Love It Spicy” competition.

She has over 110 bandanas and wears them almost daily here. Her favorite part of working at Shavano Park is “absolutely the residents. They are my family,” Shauna said.

She has been married to her husband, Derek, for 14 years and they have a 4-year-old son, Jordy.

Robert Parrillo

Maintenance Director

Robert Parrillo has served as our maintenance director since 2015. As maintenance director, Robert’s top priority is maintaining a positive living environment for our Shavano Park residents. His day-to-day responsibilities include coordinating maintenance jobs and requests, training maintenance personnel, and ensuring safety procedures are practiced by the maintenance staff.

Robert comes to us with years of experience in property maintenance. Prior to his position at Shavano Park, he worked for Morgan Properties as the maintenance director at a residential community in New Jersey.

Outside of his work at Shavano Park, Robert owns his own construction company, Parrillo Construction. He and his wife, Kathleen, also own a day care center in San Antonio. Robert has two daughters, Amanda and Kayla, and one son, Aidan.

Donna Crosby

Senior Business Office Director

Donna Crosby has been serving as our senior business office director at Shavano Park Senior Living since the community’s opening in 2015. As senior business office director, Donna’s day-to-day responsibilities include handling all aspects of employee orientation and training, managing the employee benefits program, and overseeing the community’s accounting activities and functions.

A Texas native, Donna comes to us from the construction industry with several years of experience in business and accounting. Prior to her position at Shavano Park, she worked in accounting at several construction businesses in the San Antonio area.

Donna has two adult sons, Colby and Dillon, as well as four dogs and three cats. In her spare time, Donna is an avid reader, and she and her husband, Bruce, enjoy spending time at the beach.

Saena Valdez

Concierge

Seana “Syi” Valdez has been with Shavano Park Senior Living since October 2018. Although she currently serves as concierge, Syi is studying at Galen College to become a nurse. She aims to get her BSN-RN.

When she’s not at work, Syi enjoys working out, drawing and collecting anything Wonder Woman-themed.