The Leadership Team
Tyler Standing, Executive Director
Tyler became the Executive Director at Legacy House of South Jordan in 2020. He first started working with Legacy in 2012 as the Director of Maintenance at Legacy House of Taylorsville and soon found that he loved working in the senior living industry. While working full-time, he obtained a bachelor's degree in healthcare administration so that he could further his career with Legacy. Tyler enjoys working with the residents and is drawn to their wisdom and life experiences. He also enjoys mentoring his associates and looks for ways to further their own careers. When he isn't working he enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife, Emily and their five children. Life is definitely busy at the Standing's. Tyler also enjoys the great outdoors and likes to get his hands dirty in garden.
Melanie Pulini, Sales & Marketing Director
Melanie grew up in a little town in Southern Utah called Richfield. There she worked as a CNA, graduated high school, and went on to further her education at BYU-Hawaii. After spending an abundant amount of time in the sand, Melanie graduated with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a minor in hospitality and tourism management. Her job history is in hospitality and tourism but she has also worked as an Executive Assistant. Melanie loves learning about people and how their minds function. She also has a great passion for the hospitality industry and has found a good mixture of both, here at Legacy. Melanie believes that success comes when you keep a smile on your face and work diligently at what you believe in. She hopes to be able to inspire others to do the same. In her spare time, she loves traveling abroad, playing volleyball, learning new things, playing with dogs, and being with family.
Angela Howell, Assistant Administrator
Angela grew up in Draper, Utah. She started as a Certified Nursing Assistant at Legacy House of Logan in 2014 while briefly attending Utah State University. Shortly after, she transferred to Legacy House of South Jordan, where she became a Medication Technician. Her experiences at Legacy helped her discover that her passion was working with older adults and their families. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Community Health Education from Utah Valley University. She is currently earning her Master of Science degree in Gerontology at the University of Utah. In her spare time, Angela loves spending time with her family, reading, and playing the piano.
Chris Jennings, Administrative Assistant
Chris is a native of Utah and has lived in Sandy and West Jordan most of her life. She graduated from Brighton High School and attended Beauty School right after graduation. She has been a hairstylist for 30 years and started working for Legacy Retirement 20 years ago in the Salon. In 2004, she started working for Legacy House of South Jordan as a stylist. Chris is the proud mother of 2 boys and loves spending time with them. She enjoys being outdoors camping and fishing, but also doing crafts like painting and crocheting. She loves working for Legacy because she feels the residents are her family.
Ashlie Nielsen RN, Resident Care Coordinator
Ashlie was raised in Riverton, Utah. She attended Riverton High School and went to nursing school at Utah State Eastern in Price. She started at Legacy House of South Jordan in December of 2006 as a CNA and later worked as a Med Tech. While she attended school, Ashlie would commute back back and forth so that she could work weekends and holidays at Legacy House. For Ashlie, Legacy House of South Jordan is home. She values her relationships with our residents and her associates and looks forward to serving them in her position as Resident Care Coordinator.
Ofa Makaui, Dining Services Director
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Patty Siebold, Recreation Director
Patty was born in San Diego California where she came to love the ocean and beach! Her family moved to Oregon where she met and married her husband of 40+ wonderful years, they have 4 children, 10+ grandchildren and she loves spending time with all of them. She has been working here at Legacy House of South Jordan for 5+ years mainly in our memory care activity program. Patty has a great love for the residents and feels it a blessing and honor to be able to share her time and love with them. Patty’s hobbies are studying nutrition, running, dancing, cooking, decorating, making floral arrangements and entertaining family and friends. One of her dreams is to serve a mission with her husband. But for now, she will be learning, growing and loving the sweet associates and residents here at Legacy House of South Jordan where she loves coming to work every day.
Kyra Taylor, Housekeeping Supervisor
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Chris Robb, Maintenance Director
Senior living has always been a major part of Chris’s life. His dad has worked in senior care since Chris was born, so it’s always been a natural fit for Chris. He has worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant, chef, and in maintenance and enjoys relating to the residents while listening to their stories. In his personal time, he enjoys doing anything surrounding basketball and cars (even detailing them), and spending time with his family, especially his nieces and nephews.