Courtney Johnson joins The Preserve as director of sales and marketing

The Preserve, a senior living community in Fort Myers, has hired Courtney Johnson as its director of sales and marketing.

In her role, Johnson will be responsible for serving as the primary liaison between The Preserve and the local community. Johnson will also facilitate the admissions process with prospective residents and their families, organize community tours and she will be responsible for coordinating admission inquiries from referral sources and the public. Additionally, Johnson will foster and maintain relationships with residents in assisted living, memory support and long-term care.

Johnson began her career with seniors in 2016 as a Certified Nursing Assistant. In addition, she has experience in directorial positions within assisted living and memory care communities in the Southwest Florida area. Johnson has experience as a sales and marketing director helping with client and community relations, as well as an administrator for home health.

In 2021, Johnson earned her bachelor’s degree in gerontology from the University of Nebraska Omaha and a bachelor’s degree in business administration at the same university. She is a Florida Certified Nursing Assistant, CPR certified and is a CORE certified assisted living administrator.

“We are thrilled to have Courtney bring her experience working with seniors, their families and the community to our team,” said Ryan Keller, executive director of The Preserve. “We are confident that her positivity, compassion and dedication to her role will have a positive impact on our residents, prospective residents and families.”

Outside of her role at The Preserve, Johnson enjoys spending time with her husband and three children. She believes that the key to a life of purpose is a life of service, giving to others with total compassion and unconditional love.

About The Preserve

Located at 14750 Hope Center Loop, at the corner of Six Mile Cypress Parkway and Plantation Road, The Preserve offers 75 private skilled nursing suites for senior residents with specialized or advanced health care needs, as well as 21 boutique assisted living apartments and 17 memory support suites. The community serves as a critical resource for post-acute care, offering high-quality medical services, outpatient services, rehabilitative care and social programs. Highly trained staff members and licensed professionals provide continuous medical support and foster a culture of caring and hospitality, creating specialized programs focused on rehabilitative and restorative care. For more information, visit

About Volunteers of America National Services

The Preserve is a Volunteers of America National Services (VOANS) community. VOANS is a nonprofit, mission-based organization dedicated to helping those in need to live healthy, safe and productive lives. Since 1896, VOANS’s ministry of service has supported and empowered America’s most vulnerable groups, including veterans, seniors, people with disabilities, at-risk youth, men and women returning from prison, homeless individuals and families, those recovering from addictions and many others. Through hundreds of human service programs, including housing and health care, Volunteers of America National Services helps almost 1.5 million people in over 400 communities. For more information about Volunteers of America National Services, visit
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