Chris Romick

Chris Romick has been named the new executive director of The Seabrook of Hilton Head, effective January 2022.

Romick brings more than 24 years’ experience in the senior living industry. He is a licensed nursing home administrator and has previously held the roles of marketing director, regional director and executive director.

Romick fills the position previously held by Rob Lee, who is retiring.

Romick’s background provides a diverse knowledge of developing a well-functioning community. Notable projects include a $147 million retirement community redevelopment, a $126 million start-up continuing care retirement community, and working with a groundbreaking technology amenity for senior living communities, designed to make residents’ lives simpler, healthier and happier.

The U.S. Navy Veteran holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in gerontology administration from Kent State University and an MBA in marketing from American Public University.

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• The Greater Bluffton Chamber of Commerce will host a Coffee and Connections networking event from 8 to 9 a.m. Jan. 11 at Grind Roasters, 1 Sherington Drive, Suite J.

The event is free for chamber members and $10 for guests.

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