Jesse Sias is the new associate executive director at the Buckingham senior living community in Houston. He is overseeing the day-to-day operations of The Plaza, which houses assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing residents.

“The Buckingham is in the first phase of a major renovation and expansion project, and Jesse’s guidance will be valued to help guide residents through this transition,” said Julie Fenske, executive director.

Sias has nearly 20 years of experience as an administrator in healthcare and skilled nursing communities. He most recently was an administrator for Brookhollow Heights, a 200-bed skilled nursing community in Houston. While there, he helped build the community to 100% occupancy. His career also includes time as an administrator for Regent Care Center of Kingwood in Texas, where he played a role in opening the 194-bed skilled nursing community.

Sias graduated from University of Houston at Clear Lake with an undergraduate degree in healthcare administration. He received his long-term care license from San Jacinto College, Pasadena, TX.