Proudly Bloomington

Gentry Park Bloomington is a perfect reflection of the city itself. A vibrant community, it offers gracious surroundings, engaging conversation and intellectual curiosity, where you and other discerning seniors from all walks of life will discover a life full of choices. Gentry Park will embrace the city’s rich cultural heritage, and be a center for the continuing pursuit of a purposeful and enriching lifestyle!

Gentry Park Bloomington is ideally located in a secluded wooded area, minutes from Indiana University, medical facilities, professional offices, shopping and cultural opportunities. The perfect place to call “home.”

Developer & Builder

Gentry Park Bloomington is a development of Mizak, LLC, headquartered in Indianapolis. The company was started by a group of real estate, construction and banking professionals with a long history in development – including substantial experience in senior adult housing.


Managed by Life Care Services

The community is managed by Life Care Services, an LCS® Company. Life Care Services, established in 1971 and based in Des Moines, Iowa, is the third largest manager of full-service senior living communities. Life Care Services currently provides operations, and marketing and sales management services for not-for-profit and for-profit Life Plan Communities, formerly known as Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC), and rental independent living, assisted living, and memory care communities nationwide. For more information, visit lifecareservicesLCS.com. For more information, visit lifecareservicesLCS.com.

Meet the Staff

Get to know the talented individuals that help make our community great.


Olivia Severyn

Life Enrichment Director

Olivia graduated from Indiana University Bloomington School of Public Health with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Therapeutic Recreation. After completion of an internship in long term care and rehabilitation she became a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist. Since graduating, Olivia has specialized in senior health and therapeutic interventions, in both Indiana and Colorado. She strives to create the most optimal quality of life for the residents she works with through meaningful activity and providing recreation opportunities. Olivia’s time outside of work is spent taking care of her dog “Boomer” and spending time with family and friends.

Kim Watson

Director of Sales and Marketing

Kim is a native of Bedford, Indiana. She is currently pursuing her MBA and has a personal goal to help others in any way she can. She’s dedicated many years to serving those in need in the healthcare industry. Kim has helped to raise money for many organizations from food banks to food services for people in need, and is passionate about making a difference in the lives of others.

Tammy Vaughn

Business Office Manager

Tammy has over 20 years of experience in healthcare operations management, and joined Gentry Park Bloomington in 2016. She manages the finance and human resource department. Tammy thrives on making each and every resident feel appreciated and welcomed everyday.

Dave Allender

Director of Plant Operations

Dave brings 6 years of experience in senior living life safety & preventive maintenance to Gentry Park. Dave is tasked with ensuring the building and its safety equipment are maintained in excellent condition. Dave loves talking with seniors and hearing their life experiences.

Kim McCreary

Director of Health Services

Kim brings 23 years of nursing experience to Gentry Park. She studied Nursing at Northeast Community College and Biology at Mississippi State University. She spent 13 years nursing in home health where she loved interacting with patients in their home setting. In her free time, she loves to go down south to the beach to visit family. Kim strives to ensure all residents and employees feel welcomed in a way that is customary at Gentry Park Bloomington.

Thomas Berinati

Head Chef

Thomas brings over 20 years of culinary experience to Gentry Park and demonstrates a great appreciation of food from simple to elegant. His foray in the world of fine food began at the age of 16 while prepping food in a small restaurant in his hometown of Westchester, New York. His experience ranges from casual to steakhouse to fine dining. He was the former Catering Chef at Indiana University’s Biddle Hotel and Conference Center. Thomas strives to not only help residents experience different flavors and dishes, but to entice them to learn so that their love of food may also grow.


Anna N.

June 9, 2017

By far the best place I have seen in Bloomington! It’s beautifully decorated, the food is 5-star restaurant quality and the staff is friendly and efficient! This is where I would want to retire!

Zach P.

June 9, 2017

I really do think they have a knowledgeable and caring management team. It’s a great group of residents for mom and dad!

Jennifer S.

May 4, 2017

This is an amazing place, where retirees/residents are treated so well and families and friends love to visit!

Bianca B.

Mar 20, 2017

Absolutely LOVE this place. It’s new, clean, upbeat and has tons of things to do for the residents. In addition, they have a great work staff who is always willing to help. I work here and love my job, everyone is so friendly and caring. I would be lucky to end up at a senior living community like this!


Apr 28, 2017

The staff gave us so much information and made it easy to make the best choice for my mother. The staff was very accommodating and gracious during our tour.