About Us

Raising the Standard of Senior Care

Our Mission

Our staff at Berkley East in Santa Monica is committed to serving others, nurturing life, and promoting an individual’s ability to thrive.

Our History

Berkley East is a premier healthcare center located in Santa Monica, California, unequaled in reputation since 1970 for its superb skilled nursing care.

We offer luxurious accommodations for post-hospital rehabilitation care needs, semiprivate or private rooms with showers in all rooms, cable TV, and telephone and Wi-Fi access. Visit our stunning rooftop garden with views of the ocean and enjoy subsidized parking in our underground valet parking garage.

Meet Our Team

Our team members are dedicated, trustworthy, and highly trained to care for your family members. It is our goal that each resident feels part of our Berkley East family during his or her stay. We vow to do all we can to help residents regain their independence and reach their full recovery potential.

Kyle Whimpey

Kyle Whimpey

Administrator

Edith Tantoco

Edith Tantoco

Director of Nursing

Lucy Lim

Lucy Lim

Assistant Director of Nursing

 Joon Cesar

Joon Cesar

Medical Records Director

Brianna Mansouri

Brianna Mansouri

Operations Manager

Roxanne Bernier

Roxanne Bernier

Senior Director of Business Development

Kari Isackson

Kari Isackson

Director of Rehab

 Lidia Gomez

Lidia Gomez

Admissions Director

Verena Murray

Verena Murray

Social Services Director

Dilene Soto

Dilene Soto

Staffing Coordinator

Benancio Martinez

Benancio Martinez

Dietary Manager

Kent Danggoec

Kent Danggoec

Director of Staff Development

Hugo Alvarez

Hugo Alvarez

Plant Director

Joselyn Bumacod

Joselyn Bumacod

UCLA Case Manager LVN

Boris Barreto

Boris Barreto

Central Supply

Marilyn Monroy

Marilyn Monroy

Business Office Manager

Camille Yadao

Camille Yadao

HR/AP/Payroll Coordinator

Oliver Balingit

Oliver Balingit

Accounts Receivable Resource

Gricelda Naranjo

Gricelda Naranjo

Chef

Melinda Mandivawala

Melinda Mandivawala

MDS Director LVN

Yasmin Zamora

Yasmin Zamora

Activities Director

Franchette Almario

Franchette Almario

Infection Prevention LVN

Jose Ortega

Jose Ortega

Regional Director of EVS