Meet the Team

Annette Fields

Executive Director

Annette is passionate about senior living and her 10 years of experience includes 7 years as an Executive Director. She is nationally certified as a Director of Assisted Living (CDAL) and has experience in both social services and education. Annette is dedicated to creating a collaborative atmosphere within which residents, staff and family will thrive and have a sense of belonging and purpose.

Kryssie Todd

Director of Sales 

Kryssie joins the Vineyard tribe with over 15 years of Sales and Marketing experience. Living in the Bluffton/Hilton Head area for many years, Kryssie has also developed many professional relationships making her a respected member of the community. She’s passionate about making sure seniors find their ideal home and families feel confident they made the right decision for their loved ones.

Shav Jones

Business Office Director

Shav has over 20 years of Human Resources and Business Office Management experience in the for-profit and not-for-profit industries.  Just over 10 years ago, Shav relocated to the Bluffton/Hilton Head area where she has worked in senior living and gained experience in Social Services, Sales, and Marketing.  In these roles, she has been able to grow and develop professional relationships within the healthcare and senior living communities and has become a resource for the residents and families she serves.

Jennifer Brett

Care Services Director

Jennifer has seven years of geriatric and hospice nursing experience followed by 13 years of urology experience. Jennifer and her family recently moved to Bluffton six months ago and this is her first position in SC. Her passion for geriatric nursing and advocacy led her to Vineyard of Bluffton where she currently serves as the Care Services Director. Previously she volunteered in the community with the Red Cross, inpatient hospice facilities and the James Cancer hospital. She is passionate about providing our residents with the best care possible.

Maurine Hulme

Life Enrichment Director

Maurine found her passion for senior adults when she was in high school. She received her degree in Community Health from Georgia College and State University. For the past two and a half years, she has worked in the senior activities field. Her goal at Vineyard is to engage the residents and help them find purpose through fun and meaningful activities.

Michael Votery

Environmental Service Director

Michael brings more than 10 years of Operations and Facility Management to the Vineyard team. He has managed several large environments including a 5-story 130-room assisted living/independent living senior community. Michael has always been drawn to seniors, he loves learning about their lives, and volunteered at many churches. Michael and his wife have lived in Savannah, GA for over 35 years with their five kids, grandsons, cat and dog.

Bill German

Executive Chef

Bill joins us with over 12 years experience in the kitchen, working his way up from prep to executive sous chef. He is a native of Charleston and moved to the Beaufort area in April of 2022. Bill enjoys creating a meaningful dining experience for our residents each day and believes that good food satisfies the soul. He is passionate about his role in our residents’ lives and we are so honored to have him as a part of our tribe!


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