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Our Staff



John Muth 
NHA Administrator (acting) 







Michele Bixlermichele-bixler
DON (Director Of Nursing)

I have 25 years of long term registered nursing care experience. I have been blessed to have worked at Mosser Nursing Home since 2003. I initially worked as the RNAC and transitioned to the Director of Nursing role in 2017. I enjoy working and advocating for the geriatric population. I care deeply for the tight knit community of Mosser Nursing Home, including the residents, families and my co-workers.

In my spare time, I enjoy roller derby, hiking, cheering for the Eagles and the beach. I reside in Fleetwood with my children, my husband and a multitude of our fur babies.



Daune Kunkel
Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON)

Started my nursing career in 1976 as a nurses aide at Mosser nursing home. In 1978 I graduated as an LPN and after 30 years of working as an LPN I went back to school for my RN. In 2008 I graduated from Excelsior College as an RN, AND.

During my many years of nursing I have done med-surg in the local hospital, dialysis, worked special needs children, and research and clinical drug trials for pharmaceutical companies. The last 16 years of my career have been in long term care starting as a staff nurse, then a charge nurse and a Unit Manager.

In my spare time I help with the accounting of the family business. I also do counted cross stitch, sewing, crocheting and quilting. 


Elise Adler
HR AdministratorAdler, Elise

Elise has been in the HR field since 2001. She moved from NJ to PA in 2009 and has been employed at LifeQuest since 2010. Prior to her time at LifeQuest she was the HR Representative at B. Braun Medical in NJ, a medical device manufacturer.
Elise is passionate about Resident/Child care and quality customer service. She strives to help employees have a meaningful and gratifying experience while employed at LifeQuest.
She is an avid animal lover and enjoys listening to a wide range of music, you can always count her to know all the words to any song!
Elise resides in the Lehigh Valley. 


Kathy Ochs
Social Services/Admissions Director

OCHS KATHYI have been a professional Social Worker for over 35 years.  I have a BA in Social Welfare from Kutztown University and a MSW from Marywood.I have experience in long term care, acute care and independent living.  My passion is working with and helping older adults.  I am a native of Lehighton and have lived for the past 25 years in Germansville with my husband and daughter who is currently a college student.


Hans Froelich
Food Services Director

HansHans started working in fine dining restaurants when he was 16 years old and worked his way up from dishwasher to executive chef.

Hans began his career with Sodexo Seniors 14 years ago. He loves working with the Residents and being a part of their daily routine. He takes pride in serving the Residents quality food and takes giving great customer service to heart. His goal is to truly make every day a better day for the Residents.

Hans lives in Green Lane, PA with his wife Michelle and Labradoodle Willoughby, he is a “4 for 4” die hard Philadelphia sports fan and enjoys any reason to be outside, especially gardening.


Thane Gehret
Director of Plant ServicesThane Gehret 

Thane has worked in the skilled care, assisted living and independent living phases for almost ten years . As an electrician by trade, he brings a strong background in mechanical ability and project management. Thane takes pride in delivering the best environment to all residents. Outside of work.

Thane enjoys working out at the gym and spending time with his family. He lives in Fleetwood with his wife and three sons.


Matt Linsenbigler
Director Environmental Services (EVS)

Matt has worked in the Healthcare field for over 15 years, working in Pharmacies, Hospitals, and Skilled Nursing facilities. He was born and raised in the Lehigh Valley however moved to San Francisco for 5 years where he wooed and eventually married my wife.

Matt traveled a lot for work and was able to see many amazing cities: Chicago, New Orleans, San Diego, Denver just to name a few. Traveling became tiresome and home was calling so he moved back to the Lehigh Valley and now live in Easton, PA with his wife Shannon and their pup, Jameson.

Matt likes to golf in his free time and always enjoys relaxing watching movies.