Director of Operations and Development Support
Byron Whittington joined Legacy Senior Living as the director of operations and development support in October of 2016.
Byron works closely with Barry Ray, Legacy Senior Living president and Bryan Cook, Legacy Senior Living Chief Operating Officer, to coordinate, facilitate and catalyze needed support for facility operations and future development projects.
He became a resident of Cleveland, Tenn. when he moved from his hometown, Talladega, AL., to attend school at Lee University. He received a double major in business administration and accounting. He later returned to Lee and received his master’s in business administration.
“Byron joins us after serving many years as the coordinator of business affairs at Lee University. The near ten years’ experience he logged there positioned him very well to be the perfect fit for us in this new role. Barry and I and I have always been impressed with Byron’s hard work, “can do” attitude and professional demeanor,” Bryan Cook, COO of Legacy Senior Living, said.
Byron enjoys hiking, camping, snowboarding and paddle boarding. He attends Westmore Church of God in Cleveland, Tenn.