About Us


If you are searching for carefree, rewarding senior living in the Birmingham area, nothing compares with Danberry at Inverness.

Distinctively different from its earliest concept, Danberry at Inverness offers a socially focused retirement lifestyle marked by the most advanced and in-demand residential design features. Stunning architecture, lovely grounds with Lake Heather nearby, an impressive lineup of first-class fun and engaging activities focused on wellness— this is Hoover senior living that perfectly blends beauty and hospitality.

Managed by Life Care Services®

Danberry at Inverness is managed by a nationwide leader: Life Care Services®, An LCS® Company, leads the way in senior living with over 40 years of proven experience. Life Care Services brings passion and performance through strong financial stewardship, lifestyle-centered services as well as high quality health services in communities as unique as the individuals who live in them.


Danberry at Inverness’s History

Opening in 2009, Danberry at Inverness was the vision of Birmingham based Daniel Corporation, a nationally acclaimed and intuitive developer dedicated to offering remarkable lifestyles. Danberry at Inverness is no exception: it has forever changed the way in which retirement is viewed.


Jaclyn Gardner, Executive Director, brings extensive experience in the management of senior living communities to her position. Jaclyn has served as Danberry at Inverness’s Executive Director since opening in 2009. Prior to joining Danberry at Inverness, she served as Executive Director of retirement communities in Birmingham and Georgia. She currently holds a Category II Assisted Living Administrators license for the state of Alabama. She also serves on the Board of Directors and Education Committee for the Assisted Living Association of Alabama. She graduated from Auburn University with a bachelor’s degree in Health Administration.

Lori Krueger, Director of Sales and Marketing, is a Licensed Social Worker since 1998 in the senior industry. Prior to her position with Danberry at Inverness, Lori has served seniors as a Marketing Director and Director of Social Services here in the Birmingham area. Lori graduated from The University of Alabama with a bachelor’s degree in social work and has a genuine passion for working in the best interest of seniors. Lori is very proud to be Danberry at Inverness’ very first employee starting one year before opening in 2009.

Jeana Robinson, RN, MHA, Director of Healthcare. Taking care of others and especially those in their senior years as a full time profession is the passion of Jeana Robinson. Jeana started her career out as a Certified Nursing Assistant at a nursing home leading her to pursue her LPN license in 1995. She has secured a total of five consecutive deficiency-free survey’s (100’s) including three assisted living and two memory care surveys, in addition to overseeing the openings of two memory care levels of care who specialized in caring for those with a form of dementia. She obtained her RN degree in 2003 from Lawson State Community College and is a proud alumnus of Bellevue University in Nebraska, where she earned her BA degree in Healthcare Management in June 2010. She earned her Masters’ Degree in Healthcare Administration 2014. As a Category II Assisted Living Administrator since 2004, Jeana, has cared for many seniors throughout her career. Her love for nursing and caring for seniors is undeniable.

Ronnie Gill, Director of Environmental Services, oversees Security, Maintenance and Housekeeping. He has worked in the senior industry as well as construction for over 35 years and has attained diplomas and licenses for all aspects of the field. Ronnie is also a proud Director that joined the team during the construction phase 6 months prior to opening in 2009.

Cody Lytton, Director of Resident Services, coordinates activities, outings, fitness, volunteer opportunities and transportation needs for Danberry at Inverness residents. Cody has been employed at Danberry at Inverness since opening in 2009.

Julie Smith, SHRM-SCP, Director of Human Resources, joined Danberry in March 2018 and brings over fifteen years of human resources experience. She worked ten of those years as Human Resources Director in an acute care rehabilitation hospital. Julie graduated from Auburn University with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and has a Master’s degree from Jacksonville State University.

Brent Camp, Wellness Director, has been dedicated to the health and welfare of seniors since 2006. He began his service in Tuscaloosa while a student at the University of Alabama. Brent’s passion led him to Danberry at Inverness in 2009. He now proudly represents the company as the Director of Wellness. As our certified wellness specialist, he is a liaison for residents and families providing and overseeing our in house companion care services.

Chris Egan, Director of Dining Services, has been with Danberry at Inverness since March of 2015. He has a BA in Political Science from Birmingham-Southern College. His experience includes over 25 years of Food and Beverage management positions in restaurants, country clubs and a hospital. Chris is married to his lovely wife Kim for 14 years, they have four children and have recently adopted a little girl. Chris and his boys are passionate about little league travel ball. He and his wife look forward to date nights and exploring new restaurants or cheering for the Gators.

Sara Ringpfeil, Business Office Manager, has been a Danberry at Inverness team member since 2010, just a few months after opening. Although Sara has a bachelor’s degree in Education from the University of Montevallo, her passion for seniors has led her to grow her career here at Danberry at Inverness.