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About The Arbor at BridgeMill

The Arbor at BridgeMill provides residents with a lifestyle focused on wellness and meaningful social connections. Our independent living apartments, independent living cottages, assisted living, and dementia care options allow us to provide individualized care and assistance for everyone who calls our community home.

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Relationships Matter Here

At The Arbor, relationships are the foundation of our community. We delight in fostering meaningful relationships — we call them deep connections — with residents and family members, and finding ways to create connections between the seniors who live here. As we learn more about our residents, we can provide even better assistance and programs to meet their ever-evolving needs.

Life Is Better Here

The Arbor at BridgeMill is operated by The Arbor Company. For more than three decades, The Arbor Company has been dedicated to providing the lifestyle and amenities that keep seniors feeling their very best.

  • Art icon The Arbor at Bridgemill Art and Education Stimulate your mind by learning another language, painting a portrait, or exploring a new craft or skill.
  • people icon The Arbor at Bridgemill Deep Connections Feel connected to a lively community. We ask the right questions and take the time to listen. It’s why residents accomplish amazing things here — things they never thought possible on their own.
  • PurposefulLivng icon The Arbor at Bridgemill Health and Wellness Our exercise programs are designed especially for seniors to improve mobility, maintain fitness, and even challenge the brain — all in a fun format.
  • Recreation icon The Arbor at Bridgemill Purposeful Living At The Arbor, residents are meaningfully engaged throughout the day. An important part of that includes opportunities to volunteer and give back to others while remaining actively involved in the community.
  • Activities icon The Arbor at Bridgemill Recreation and Leisure We go out of our way to fulfill each resident’s wish list. From live music to barbecues to karaoke nights, if you can dream it, chances are that we’ll try it. And we love helping with family get-togethers.
  • Spiritual icon The Arbor at Bridgemill Spiritual Journey For many, the health of one’s soul is as meaningful as the health of one’s body. And so we offer ample opportunities for structured religious activities and individual reflection.

A Company Built on Senior Living

The Arbor at BridgeMill is operated by The Arbor Company. The Arbor Company has been serving seniors around the country for more than 30 years. Our experience and passion for senior living set us apart from others; we are dedicated to fostering relationships that matter and providing resources that keep our team on the cutting edge of the industry’s best practices.

Meet The Arbor at BridgeMill Team

Each member of our team brings a heart for service, a passion for seniors, and the experience to create exceptional opportunities for our residents.

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Brooke Figueras

Executive Director

Brooke’s passion for serving seniors began upon graduating from the University of Georgia in 2003. She moved to Canton with her family to join The Arbor Company in 2017 and couldn’t be happier.


Katherine Dyer-Wall

Director of Sales

Searching for the right senior living community for a loved one is difficult. After my loved ones moved into an Arbor Terrace community, I decided to devote my career to helping families navigate through this challenging time. I feel blessed to be able to help families and friends navigate through these waters every day. 


Rebecca Merriman

Community Sales Director

Rebecca’s experience includes 12 years in the health and wellness industry before focusing on senior living. In addition to a Certified Nursing Assistant diploma, she has expertise as a Director of Resident Relations. Rebecca loves working with seniors because every day is unexpected and exciting. In her free time, Rebecca enjoys spending time with her children, Ryan and Bella, and their two dogs, Monkey and Scooby.

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Ashlee Fonteine

Evergreen Memory Care Director

Ashlee has worked in senior living for 24 years, and has been an LPN for over twenty years. Her roles have spanned from patient care to Executive Director, and she has truly developed a passion for senior care. She became a nurse to make a memorable difference in people’s lives. Ashlee has lived in Kennesaw for 21 years and has one grown son. She is also the “mommy” to two dogs and one grand-dog.


Brooke Putnam

Engagement Director

Brooke began her career in senior living as a caregiver eight years ago. Since then she transitioned to project management before finding her passion in elder activities and engagement. Brooke loves working with seniors because she knows how important active aging is, and can’t imagine herself doing anything else. Born and raised in Canton, Georgia, Brooke can be found hiking with her fiancée or practicing her archery marksmanship in her free time.

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Chilatu Collins

Engagement Director

Chilatu brings 16 years of senior care experience to Arbor Terrace BridgeMill, as well as a bachelor's degree in psychology and a master's in human services and counseling. She focused half of her career on caregiving before finding her passion in engagement for seniors, creating programs that enhance their overall wellbeing. Chilatu enjoys getting to know residents on a deeper level by listening to their stories while learning new things together.


Barbara Bonatucci

Director of External Business Development

Barbara’s 20 plus years in sales and marketing and her journey of caring for her aging parent’s has led her to senior living. She enjoys working with the local community sharing the Arbor Difference with groups, organizations and families. She lives in the Woodstock area with her husband, two sons and their American bulldog.


Brenda Piantek

Business Office Director

Brenda has worked as a business office manager in the healthcare industry for more than 20 years. She has a servant's heart and enjoys helping support the residents and employees at The Arbor at BridgeMill.

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Jerrod Tyler

Maintenance Director

Jerrod was enlisted in the U.S. Air Force as an aircraft maintenance technician before joining The Arbor Company. He is a problem solver and enjoys making The Arbor a place that residents can call home.

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