WESTON—Brooke Tallinger was appointed marketing and community relations director of Wingate Residences at Weston, a memory care assisted living community located in Weston, Mass. As marketing and community relations director, Tallinger guides residents and their families through the transition to senior living and connects Wingate Residences at Weston with local organizations and community members. From a young age Tallinger has been active in senior living and health care settings, spending her summer vacations at independent living communities and adult day programs with her mother, a geriatric nurse and current vice president of the Alzheimer’s Association of Western New York.
Prior to joining Wingate, Tallinger served as a community liaison for a home health care agency. Formerly a marketing manager for a business management firm, Tallinger has also held several media-related positions. Tallinger holds a bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of Hartford and is a member of the Metro East and West Suburban Alzheimer Association Partnerships.