Our Staff

New Vista employs over 250 workers and we are very proud of our skilled, professional staff, many of whom have been with us for more than ten years. We employ Registered Nurses (RNs) Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs), Care Aides, unionized support staff working in food services, laundry and maintenance and recreation and rehabilitation staff and music aides. Their dedication to providing quality care for our residents is unsurpassed and is reflected in their commitment.

Our Management Staff & Leadership Team

Darin Froese

Chief Executive Officer


Leslie Karmazinuk

Chief Operating Officer


Zainab Diesta

Director of Care


Brian Curry

Director of Finance & Housing


Louise Joycey

Manager of Recreation and Therapeutic Programs


Iuliu Varva

Manager of Environmental Services


Suzanne Johnston

Manager of Executive Services


Trina Hawco

Manager of Tenant Services


Kenny Eom

Manager of Finance


RNs, LPNs and Care Aides

Registered Nurses are on duty at the Care Home 24 hours a day, assisted by Licensed Practical Nurses and trained and qualified Care Aides, all committed to providing a high level of care, support and assistance. Languages spoken are primarily English plus we have staff who can speak Cantonese, Mandarin, Punjabi and Tagalog.

Our Resident Care staff are responsible to ensure resident’s day-to-day needs are met.

Support Workers

Our experienced support workers provide food services, laundry, maintenance and housekeeping. The laundry is conveniently located in the basement of the Care Home and meals are produced in a traditional production kitchen. Food services is managed by a Nutrition Manager and a Registered Dietitian.

Therapy Professionals

Professionally trained therapeutic service providers are also contracted by the New Vista Care Home to help in providing a wide range of supplementary programs and services for residents including, Music Therapy and Strength Training.