Tina Irwin was appointed as Avalon’s Regional Vice President for Hawai’i in early 2018. In this role, Tina is responsible for overseeing Avalon’s Skilled Nursing, Assisted Living, and VA facility operations. She also serves as the Executive Director at Hale Nani, the state’s largest SNF provider. Tina was born and raised in Germany and moved to Canada in 1990, where she earned a degree in Nursing and Health Care Administration. She moved to Seattle in 2006 and began working for HCR ManorCare, initially as an administrator, and then as a Regional Director of Operations with multi-state oversight. During her tenure, Tina was repeatedly recognized as the company’s top performer in clinical quality, rehospitalization, as well as regulatory and operational metrics.
Tina has over 25 years’ experience in skilled nursing and long-term care management. She is committed to being the provider and employer of choice in the Hawai’i market. Her strong clinical background and commitment to excellence in customer service are the foundation for best in class outcomes for our Avalon communities. Tina is married and lives in Honolulu. She’s a nature and dog lover and spends most of her free time hiking and exploring beautiful Hawai’i.