Meet Our Team
Although our campus is made from bricks and mortar like all other buildings, it is the employees who work with your loved ones that make all the difference. Please let us introduce you to some of the key staff of our campus who can help you with your comments, questions and concerns regarding senior housing and care needs. Visit our corporate site to learn more about Great Lakes Management.
Julie Nichols, BSN, RN, Director of Homecare
Julie’ s rich clinical background experiences extends 20 years with a special focus in geriatrics throughout the continuum of care including housing with services, assisted living, memory care, and skilled nursing communities. Julie’s commitment and passion is to provide exceptional care to The Glenn Hopkins Community members.
Marie Judd, Pastoral Care
Marie Judd has served as a Pastoral Care Coordinator at The Glenn Hopkins for the past nine years. She has served in Ministry for the last 35 years in a variety of roles such as: Liturgy coordinator, musician, bible study facilitator, speaker, volunteer director, and woman’s pastoral ministry for a number of Catholic Institutions and parish ministries. These include Community of Christ the Redeemer, St. Paul’s Outreach, the Catholic Youth Center, and St. John the Evangelist & St. Olaf’s Parishes. She has been active in Catholic renewal movements such as Cursillo and the Charismatic Renewal for many years. Marie has served the senior community throughout her career in diverse ways such as Director of Adult Day Health Services for the Salvation Army, Senior Community Health Worker for Hennepin County Coordinated Home Services, and Therapeutic Music Specialist for Presbyterian Homes. Her degree is from St. Catherine’s University in Occupational Therapy. She is married and has one daughter.
Deacon Jim Bauhs, Pastoral Care
Deacon Jim Bauhs joined The Glenn Hopkins Pastoral Care team in 2021. He was ordained in September 2010 and served at Guardian Angels in Chaska, MN for 6 ½ years and St. Joseph in Waconia, MN for 3 ½ years. On November 1, 2020, the Archbishop assigned Jim to serve God and His Church as a Permanent Deacon at St. Michael’s in Farmington. Jim and his wife reside in Burnsville, MN and have been married for 42 years. They have two married children and four grandchildren. Jim’s past career path has been in Information Technology working 33+ years at Cargill, 18 months with a technology startup, four years as Parish Director at St. Hubert’s in Chanhassen, MN and most recently working at parishes in the Archdiocese in Administration and leadership. In Deacon Jim’s ‘spare-time’, he enjoys spending time with family, particularly the grandchildren, being outdoors, and riding his Honda Goldwing motorcycle.
Tammie Ellingson - Office Manager
Started August 2007, 12 years ago
“I love serving the residents and families. Working with a fantastic TEAM at The Glenn Hopkins”
Mike Ordorff, Director of Maintenance
Mike’s professional career background started 25 years ago as a plumber for the family business. Over time Mike expanded his skill set into carpentry and as a self-employed carpenter, Mike started Ordorff Maintenance Co. before joining the Carpenter Union to build assisted living complexes. Mike also ventured into property management, and maintenance in the Healthcare Industry before joining the team at The Glenn Hopkins Senior Living Community. In his free time, Mike enjoys spending time with his chocolate lab dog, family, and friends.