EPOCH Senior Living on Blackstone Boulevard announces Brittney Karns has been hired as life enrichment director. In this role, Karns will manage the community’s life enrichment program, including organizing, implementing and evaluating activities that enhance EPOCH residents’ quality of life.
Prior to her appointment as life enrichment director, Karns worked as EPOCH’s fitness director; in this position, she hosted blood pressure clinics, created individually-tailored fitness plans for residents and taught fitness classes. Working at EPOCH for the past two years, Karns has developed strong relationships with residents and their families, which will help her transition smoothly into her new role.
Karns has also worked as a rehab aid at EPOCH and as a medical assistant at Family Medical Associates in Seekonk, Mass. She holds a bachelor’s degree in public and community health as well as a certificate in gerontology from Rhode Island College.
For more information about EPOCH Senior Living on Blackstone Boulevard, please call 401-273-6565 or visit the community at 353 Blackstone Blvd.