Meet the Team

Rebecca Mills

Rebecca Mills

Executive Director

Rebecca Mills has over 15 years of experience in the senior living industry. An East Tennessee native, Rebecca was raised in Kingsport, Tenn. Her mother was the director of nursing at a local nursing home, which is where Mills initially discovered her passion for working with seniors. She attended East Tennessee State University, and earned a degree in health care administration. Prior to joining The Pointe at Lifespring community, she held the executive director role for a skilled nursing home for 14 years. She has also served as the activity and social service director for a senior living community.

Lisa Crisp

Lisa Conner-Crisp

Resident Care Director

Lisa Conner-Crisp joined Integral Senior Living in May of 2019 as our Resident Care director. She began her career in the medical field in 1995 as an in-home certified nurse assistant (CNA). Lisa’s love for the senior population continued to grow as she was able to use her skills to serve others. She has worked as an activity assistant, an activity director, a CNA II and medication assistant all in North Carolina. In May of 2010, she finished college and was pinned as a licensed practical nurse (LPN). Lisa moved to Knoxville in September 2010 and worked for the next eight and a half years as a Memory Care director.

Lisa is married to Mark and they have six children and eight grandchildren. Number nine’s arrival is expected in March 2021. Lisa is a Christian and her faith in God is a very important part of her life. She also enjoys playing the piano, reading, crocheting and spending quality time with her family.

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Judy Kitts

Business Office Director

Judy Kitts is The Pointe at Lifespring’s Business Office director and has over eight years of experience in the senior living industry. A native of East Tennessee, she was born in Tazewell, Tenn., and moved to the Halls area at the age of 7. Judy is a graduate of Halls High School and has been in a management role for over 20 years.

Judy and her husband, the Rev. Mark Kitts, are of Baptist faith, and Mark has pastored for the last 43 years. Judy and Mark have two daughters, Julie Morgan and Danielle Cooper. Together, they have a total of seven grandchildren: Bryson, Adyson, Ty, Nataleigh, Sidnee, Carleigh and Savannah, whom they adore. 


Sarah Orpurt

Sarah Orpurt 

Vibrant Life® Director

Sarah Orpurt joins the Pointe at Lifespring family as the Vibrant Life® director. After watching her grandmother’s struggle with dementia, she knew she wanted to get into senior care. She is excited to bring joy and connection to the residents, families and staff at The Pointe. 

Outside of the office, Sarah loves spending time with her daughter, Addie. 

Monica Maples

Monica Maples, LPN-CDP

Generations Program Director

Monica Maples serves as the Generations memory care director at The Pointe at Lifespring. She has 15 years of nursing experience in dementia-related care and is a certified dementia practitioner. Before working in health care, Monica worked as a supervisor and office manager. She found her passion for nursing after caring for her grandmother who was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. Monica has a desire for helping seniors and impacting their lives through nursing 

Vicky Edmonds

Vicky Edmonds


Vicky Edmonds joined The Pointe at Lifespring team in January 2018 as the concierge. She is a graduate of Gibbs High School and currently resides in Corryton with her family. Vicky has worked in the health care industry for the past 23 years. She started as a CNA at Hillcrest, and after three years, she went into the admissions office. After moving to Amedisys, she worked for 13 years as a business office specialist. Vicky is passionate about working with seniors and loves to interact with people. Vicky and her husband, Kenny, have been married for 42 years. They have a daughter, Tiffany, and a grandson, Brayden, who is the apple of their eye. Vicky enjoys watching UT Football (GO, VOLS!!) and taking trips to the beach with her family and friends. She is active in her church, Bethel Baptist, where she serves as youth director. She also sings in the church choir and assists with coordinating the Women’s Retreats.
Liam McClish

Liam McClish

Building Services Director

Liam McClish, the Building Services director for The Pointe at Lifespring, is a Michigan native who grew up in a tiny town in the state’s southwest and has over a decade of experience in facilities and operations management. Before moving to Tennessee, Liam was overseeing daily operations and facility functions for a live music venue and restaurant in Hartford, Conn. He moved to Tennessee and began working in the senior living industry after learning about a family member’s struggles with Alzheimer’s disease. Working in a setting where he can help serve and protect people who are going through the process of entering a senior living community is something he thoroughly enjoys.

Outside of work, Liam enjoys steak, doughnuts, camping, fishing, wakeboarding and kayaking. He also loves his wife and family very much and enjoys spending time with them.

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