Meet the Team
Scott Beilfuss – Director of Sales and Marketing
Scott Beilfuss has lived in Grand Junction since 1984, when he relocated here from Wisconsin for a job opportunity. For 26 years, he covered western Colorado and southern Wyoming for Jostens, providing high school and college graduation memorabilia. Since selling his Jostens business, he’s been involved in insurance and funeral plans, and now is the sales director at Solstice Grand Valley. Scott is involved in local politics and nonprofit organizations, helping work on local social justice issues and affordable health care, and is also active in three Chamber of Commerce groups. Scott loves working with seniors and counts many of the residents as friends since coming here over a year ago. He has three kids who live in Denver and one grandson.
Chef Sef – Director of Culinary Services
Chef Seferino Apodaca, “Chef Sef,” was born in Fresno, Calif., got his hands into the food game as a young boy, busing tables and helping around an old mom-and-pop shop here in Grand Junction. Chef perfected his skills working under and with some of the best chefs from all over the country. He met the love of his life, Michelle, late in life. Together they have seven children and seven very beautiful and energetic grandchildren. Chef most recently was the chef at Community Hospital and the executive chef and director of Culinary Services of Colorado Canyons Hospital of Fruita, Colo. He brings to you his passion for food and his passion to share exciting and creative dishes.
Glenda Reust – Business Office Director
Glenda Reust is new to Solstice, having joined us to be our business office director. She comes to us with a rich background in business management and human resources in the retail bookstore and assisted living industries. In her off time, she likes to go to local restaurants and movies with her husband. She has two adult children in the area who she spends time with.
Tom Fuller – Building Services Director
Tom Fuller is a native of Florida and has been with Solstice for almost a year. He’s not new to building services, having worked at many large retirement communities in Florida. During his off time, Tom burns up the road traveling with his wife, Tammy, on their beloved Harley-Davidson motorcycles.
Teresa Jackson – Vibrant Life Director
Teresa Jackson is the Vibrant Life director. She was born in Coldwater, Mich., and has five siblings, one of whom is her twin. Her interest is in spiritual astrogeology, along with country music and social events with close friends and family. Her favorite color is pink.