Central Valley Senior Living in Bakersfield, California

For the past four decades, Rosewood has offered its residents choice and flexibility, an engaging and worry-free lifestyle, financial stability and the promise of future health care (if ever needed). People also love our spacious residences, beautiful grounds and attentive team members. We meet the highest standards in senior care. With strength, stability, history and a healthy dose of hospitality, we are Kern County’s only nonprofit life plan or continuing care retirement community.

Meet the Team

Rochelle Balaban
Executive Director
Vanessa Terry
Director of Sales
Terry Barnett
George Bewick
Health Services Administrator
Rowena Lopez
Director of Nursing
Angela McCauley
Director of Human Resources
Brenda Ochoa
Billing Manager
Nicole Phillips
Director of Resident Services
Jessica Hernandez
Director of Dining Services
Wayne Watrous
Director of Buildings and Grounds
Cille Caldwell
Director of Assisted Living

Community Advisory Board

Rosewood’s Community Advisory Board is comprised of individuals with strong Bakersfield ties who bring a diverse mix of backgrounds and experiences to serve our residents and community. Our board works with community leadership to strengthen our foundation of quality, service and stability.

  • Sara Oliver, Chair
  • Rollie Moore, Vice Chair &
  • Steve Annis, Executive Committee
      Member & Foundation Liaison
  • Evelyn Childress
  • Patty Cole
  • Camille Gavin, Resident
  • Clay Koerner, Executive
  •   Committee Member
  • Ruth Levey, Resident Council
  •   Chair
  • Gloria Marshall, HumanGood
      Board Liaison
  • Dr. Richard O'Reilly
  • Gary Simmons
  • Marietta Williams

Virtual Tours

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Media Gallery

A picture’s worth a thousand words (video, maybe more). See the people, places and things that make Rosewood such a special place to live.

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We’re HumanGood

Rosewood is proud to be a part of the HumanGood family. We believe all older adults should have the opportunity to live their lives with enthusiasm, confidence and security.

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