Our Staff

chris and jenny - owners  

Jenny & Chris Stokes - Owners

Jenny & Chris Stokes have recently purchased Merivale Retirement Village.  They have 20 years experience looking after the elderly and are passionate about what they do.  They are actively involved in the day to day management of Merivale Retirement Retirement Village along with three facilities in Auckland that operate under the Aria Retirement Villages brand.  This provides for a more personalised relationship with clients which they find very rewarding.


Sarah Skinner - Nursing Manager

Sarah provides oversight to the clinical care provided in our care facilities.  She has several years experience in acute adult medicine. Prior to coming to Merivale she ran a large rest home complex in Invercargill.