Melinda Crawford has been with The Cottages since 2008 and serves as our Regional Admissions Director. She is from Florence, Alabama and graduated from the University of South Alabama with a Bachelor of Science in Leisure Services with specialized training in Leisure Services for the elderly. "The Cottage reminds me of my grandparents' house. There are always fresh, homemade cookies, a welcoming front porch to rock and share stories, and a supportive environment that makes everyone feel at home," says Melinda. She and her husband Charlie, have three children Lilly, Luke, and Lila.