The Team at Emerald Gardens

The Emerald Gardens team is comprised of passionate and well-trained individuals dedicated to exceptional senior care.

Our goal is to help our residents achieve maximum independence, while supplying excellent social, physical and emotional support. We offer exceptional wellness programs, social activities and health care in a family atmosphere to create a community you will enjoy calling home. Our team of dedicated and compassionate staff is there when you need them.

Interested in joining the Emerald Gardens team? Visit our careers page!

Melissa Fisher, Executive Director


Melissa has over a decade of experience in senior care. She accepted the promotion to Executive Director in 2020 after working at two other Radiant Senior Living communities as Wellness Director. 

She is a dedicated and passionate individual with a strong record of providing the highest quality of care to our seniors.  She is highly adaptable to meeting evolving residents’ needs and has exceptional communication skills with residents, staff, family, and outside providers.    

In her personal life, Melissa lives in Portland, where she has been a volunteer for  18 years coaching baseball and softball for kids ranging in age from 4 to 18.  Her softball team was the first place team for four years in a row.  Melissa has 5 children 4 grandchildren and one on the way due in July. When not working she spends time with her family and enjoys cooking, family dinners, and game nights. 

The Radiant Senior Living Team

As part of the Radiant Senior Living family of senior care communities, we believe that great care for our residents begins with establishing a culture of caring with our team. It is important that from our application and interview process through general orientation and training that culture of caring is evident.

We are proud to have a team comprised both of team members who have worked with us for many years and those who are just starting their career in caring!

Mission & Values:

Our mission is to create and sustain comfortable, caring environments for those who depend on us

Our goal is to help our residents achieve maximum independence, while supplying excellent social, physical and emotional support. We offer exceptional wellness programs, social activities and health care in a family atmosphere to create a community you will enjoy calling home. Our team of dedicated and compassionate staff is there when you need them.