Leadership Team

With experience, compassion, warmth and professionalism, the senior living leadership team at The Moorings at Lewes makes it a priority to ensure residents are living their best lives. Meet the talented team of professionals at The Moorings.

Annette MooreAnnette V. Moore – Executive Director

Ms. Moore is responsible for the overall leadership and direction of The Moorings at Lewes campus in Lewes, Delaware. With 30 years of experience in the healthcare industry, Ms. Moore has served at a variety of retirement and healthcare communities throughout Ohio, Delaware and Pennsylvania. She has a proven record of success including the following achievements and awards: Delaware Health Care Facilities Association 2015 Administrator of the Year; American College of Health Care Administrators Professional Achievement Award; established Employer of Choice in Delaware (eight consecutive years); and Pathway to Excellence Status for skilled nursing communities.

She earned a bachelor’s degree in LTC Administration from Youngstown State University, becoming a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator (LNHA) in 1994.

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Karen L. Kerstetter, Sales and Marketing Director

Karen oversees all sales and marketing operations at the community, working directly with prospective residents to share the active and vibrant lifestyle of the community’s independent living neighborhood. She hosts monthly marketing events, provides community tours and engages in outreach efforts to continue to ensure The Moorings is represented as an esteemed and integral part of the local and surrounding areas. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in applied nutrition from the University of Delaware and resides in Lewes.


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Lauri P. Weeks, Director of Resident Services

Lauri acts as an advocate for meeting the needs, wants and conveniences of residents within The Moorings at Lewes community and the surrounding Lewes area, working to enhance their daily lives through activities, cultural opportunities and community-wide events and celebrations. She brings more than 12 years of experience in management, customer service, hospitality and marketing to her post. She holds a Master of Arts degree in Communication from the University of Delaware and lives in Rehoboth with her husband and three children.


Kim BishopKim Bishop, Director of Nursing

Kim joined The Moorings at Lewes in 2013 and has worked in Assisted Living, Memory Care and Skilled Nursing. Appointed to Director of Nursing in 2019, she is responsible for completing all assessments of prospective and current residents according to regulations; hiring, training, orienting and managing the clinical staff; monitoring clinical performance of nursing staff, intervening with families and residents regarding clinical issues; and participates in state and internal investigations as well as annual surveys.

Kim’s 16 years of nursing experience in long-term care has afforded her exceptional skills and depth. Her expertise as a nurse, integrity as a leader and exceptional communication skills help us help our residents to be well cared for and happy as they age.

Kim received her nursing degree from Delaware Technical Community College in Georgetown, Delaware and holds a PhD in Leadership and Administration from Morgan State University in Baltimore Maryland.