Gulf Coast Village promotes Debbie Wheeler to director of nursing

Gulf Coast Village, a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Cape Coral, has promoted Debbie Wheeler, R.N. to director of nursing for the organization.

Wheeler has 23 years of experience in the healthcare industry, with previous involvement in hospital, home health and skilled nursing settings. Wheeler has worked with Gulf Coast Village for more than 11 years as a floor nurse, unit coordinator, Minimum Data Set (MDS) coordinator and assistant director of nursing.

“Wheeler has been a huge asset to Gulf Coast Village and continually demonstrates her dedication to providing excellent care to our residents,” said Kevin Ahmadi, executive director of Gulf Coast Village. “Her experience and leadership skills have played a significant role in fulfilling the mission and vision of Gulf Coast Village and we are looking forward to her continued involvement within our organization.”

Founded more than 25 years ago, Gulf Coast Village is the premier Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Cape Coral, Florida. Residents enjoy active independent living in an unparalleled lifestyle of comfort and convenience with a rich array of services and amenities that are focused on living well. The community also offers the security of knowing there is the full continuum of care when needed including: assisted living, skilled nursing, specialized memory support, home health and outpatient services. Gulf Coast Village is located at 1333 Santa Barbara Blvd., Cape Coral, FL 33991. For more information call 239-772-1333 or visit