Leadership Team

Jared Nye, Executive Director

Jared is a graduate of Weber State University with a Masters degree in Health Administration but credits residents and families for making him a better person. He learns so much from them every day. Jared has worked for Legacy Retirement Communities since 2006 in many capacities including a Certified Nursing Assistant, Certified Medical Technician, Administrative Assistant, Assistant Administrator and as the Executive Director at sister-community Legacy House of Ogden. He is excited about this position at Legacy Village of Provo. His philosophy is that one becomes successful when work turns from being a chore and becomes a passion. He loves the outdoors and spending time with his family.

Sarah Carr, Marketing Director

Sarah has lived in Utah for the past 5 years, but is originally from beautiful Huntington Beach, California. Sarah is new to the Legacy family, but has worked in the healthcare industry since 2017. She enjoys getting to know everyone and has a passion for creating meaningful connections with co-workers, residents, and resident families. When she’s not working, Sarah enjoys hiking, playing sports, listening to live music, watching movies, going out to dinner and spending time with her family and friends.

Analia Alvarado, Assistant Administrator

Analia has worked in the healthcare industry since 2011, and has been working with Legacy since 2015. Analia was born in Uruguay, but grew up in Provo. She loves soccer and enjoys sharing the sport with her six children. In addition to coaching and playing soccer, Analia follows international soccer and is a big Real Salt Lake fan. Analia enjoys mystery and historical based literature, working with the elderly and learning their personal stories.

Rachel Aedo, Administrative Assistant

Rachel has lived in California for all her life, but has spent the past few years living in Utah while attending BYU. She graduated with a degree in English, and was married on August 1, 2018. Rachel is new to Legacy’s team but enjoys getting to know her coworkers and the residents. She enjoys reading, staying busy, and spending time with her husband. She loves the many opportunities she finds at Legacy to enrich the lives of others, and looks forward to spending her time here.

Shawna Schutz RN, Resident Care Coordinator

Shawna was born and raised in Utah County and feels that it is the best place to live and raise a family. She graduated from UVU in 1995 and has been a Registered Nurse for over 19 years. She has worked in the senior-care industry for over 14 years and has a passion for working with the elderly. Shawna loves building relationships with both residents and her co-workers. She looks forward to coming to work each day. In her free time, Shawna enjoys cooking (and eating), travel, and most of all spending time with her family.

Shannon Winn-Horne, Dining Services Director

Bio coming soon.

Kiffyn Dykstra, Recreation Director

Kiffyn was born and raised in the wonderful city of Las Vegas, Nevada, but for the past 8 years, she has made Utah her home. She enjoys working at Legacy, where she is able to build strong relationships with the residents and learn from their life experiences. Kiffyn is passionate about enhancing the lives of our residents and is a strong believer in helping the residents feel pampered and loved. Kiffyn looks forward to coming to work each day and spending quality time with our residents. She has always had a passion for lifting other’s spirits through a good party and food. In her spare time, you can find Kiffyn studying, hiking, cooking, shopping and spending time with her husband and beautiful daughter.

Ricardo Bencosme, Maintenance Director

Ricardo has been a member of the Legacy family since 2004. Ricardo worked for two of our sister communities prior to joining the team at Legacy Village of Provo. He always finds time to associate with residents and family members and strives to make a personal connection with each resident and family member. Ricardo was one of six recipients to receive the 2012 Corporate - Personal Touch Award and was recently featured in a television commercial for Legacy communities. When he isn't at work, he enjoys riding horses and spending time with his family. Ricardo is a Board Member of the Utah Chapter of the Ponies of America Club where he is involved heavily with the youth organization.