The Lamoine Team

Annette Carper, Executive Director

Annette earned her Bachelors Degree at WIU and has 25 years administrative experience in public service. Annette’s management style encourages a positive team atmosphere in the workplace believing that working together is the best route to successfully fulfill the needs of The Lamoine residents.


Sue Bride, RN BSN MSN, Director of Memory and Clinical Services

With 26 years’s experience as a Registered Nurse, Sue holds a Masters Degree in Nursing Education. She has been instrumental in setting up the clinical cares that are provided at The Lamoine. Sue loves education and is excited for this opportunity to provide dementia training to our staff, our Lamoine community, and the Macomb and surrounding area. Sue continues to manage the clinical team, and is always available to answer any questions or address any concerns.


Tammy DeCounter, Wellness Director

Tammy joined The Lamoine in October of 2018 with over 12 years of sales and marketing in agriculture and 12 years of experience in emergency medicine. Her combined knowledge of sales and the medical field give her the unique skills needed to assist residents and families with their customized needs.

Tammy works with the entire team to promote the overall “wellness” of The Lamoine. She assures our staff and community maintains the high level of quality that is expected at The Lamoine. She also oversees our housekeeping and laundry services.


Jonathan Chu, Executive Chef

Jonathan earned his Bachelor’s Degree at WIU and his Associates Degree from the Culinary School at Joliet College. Jonathan has been a professional chef for 16 years and takes pride in planning homemade meals that meet each resident’s nutritional needs.