Skip to main content

For more information, contact:

Sherri Phillips, Regional Vice President  

(903) 850-9380

Yorktown, Texas, Jan. 6, 2020

Yorktown Nursing & Rehabilitation Center recently appointed Trista Winkenwerder, MHA, LNFA as the center’s new administrator. 

Winkenwerder is no stranger to the Yorktown community. She served as Senior Administrator at Yorktown Nursing & Rehabilitation Center from February 2011 to July 2016, before being promoted to Regional Vice President – South Texas Region with Diversicare. 

Under her leadership, Yorktown maintained a CMS 5-Star Overall Rating over four consecutive years, achieved multiple deficiency free state surveys, was named to US News & World Report Best Nursing Homes list and received the Diversicare Award of Excellence, the company’s top performance award.

Winkenwerder has more than 15 years of experience in long-term care, including twelve years as an administrator.  She received a Masters of Healthcare Administration from Bellevue University and her Administrator’s License from St. Joseph’s College, in Waco, Texas. 

“We are so pleased that Trista is returning to Yorktown.  Trista is a gifted administrator who has a heart for service.  She embodies our Diversicare mission to improve every life we touch by providing exceptional healthcare and exceeding expectations.  Trista loves the community of Yorktown and is eager to be back with the committed team of caregivers at our center.  We are honored to serve the community of Yorktown and look forward to continuing to be a great workplace and the provider of choice,” said Leslie Cunningham-Campbell, Chief Operating Officer, Diversicare.

For Winkenwerder, the return to her patients, residents and team members at Yorktown Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is like returning home.