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This picturesque water location in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, offers an abundance of opportunities to take walks, bike, fish or enjoy the many activities, dining and retail venues surrounding the lake.

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Offering Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care Services

Senior Living in Sioux Falls, SD

When you’re ready to settle down and begin the next chapter of your life, you deserve nothing less than true relaxation. Grand Living at Lake Lorraine offers a range of experiences to match your lifestyle needs, whether you’re in need of independent living, assisted living, or memory care services. Our picturesque waterfront location in Sioux Falls, SD, offers an abundance of opportunities to take walks, bike, or fish or enjoy the many activities, dining, and retail venues surrounding the lake. Imagine waking up each day to the delightful comfort of your own well-appointed residence, full of useful amenities and details that bridge the gap between function and enjoyment. After taking some time to ease into your day, you’ll be able to choose from a variety of community activities and common areas that will inspire you to create and enjoy a lifestyle that brings you joy and meaning throughout this stage of your life.

Enjoy an Active, Healthy Senior Lifestyle

Grand Living at Lake Lorraine is dedicated to helping seniors find what brings them joy in their day-to-day lives, and our numerous amenities ensure you’ll be able to keep your schedule as full or relaxed as you desire. From scenic walking and biking paths and accessible fishing piers to unique shopping opportunities and art walks, you’ll find something for everyone. Some of the many amenities and services you’ll be able to take advantage of when you choose Grand Living at Lake Lorraine include:

  • Spacious residences—Grand Living at Lake Lorraine features well-appointed rental residences in sizes ranging from cozy studios to two-bedroom homes with a den.
  • Delicious dining options—Choose from a variety of dining venues to suit any appetite or diet. Our numerous options include formal dining, casual dining, a bistro, private dining, and even a club room.
  • Exciting entertainment—Whether you enjoy performing or want to take in a show, you’ll find many enjoyable opportunities at our Forum Performance Theater that provides theatrical, musical, and lifelong learning programs.
  • Health and wellness—Stay on top of your personal care needs at our engaging wellness center and spa that features an indoor pool, exercise studio, private offices for rotating medical providers, and a full-service salon.
  • Enrichment opportunities—It’s never too late to begin a new hobby or continue to pursue activities you already enjoy. At Grand Living at Lake Lorraine, you’ll find a library and grand lounge, a woodworking shop, a chapel and meditation center, a pet grooming center, and even piano and instrumental practice rooms.

Sioux Falls’ Favorite Retirement Community

Sometimes seeing is believing. If you’d like to learn more about what life is like at Grand Living at Lake Lorraine, feel free to call us at any time to schedule a tour of our waterfront senior living community and find out why our residents are proud to call our Lake Lorraine community home.

Contact us today for more information!

Phone: 605.799.1900

Location: 2815 South Westlake Drive, Sioux Falls, SD 57106

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Grand Living at Lake Lorraine September 2018 Newsletter


Jane Gullickson - Executive Director - Grand Living


Executive Director

With more than 15 years of experience in the industry, Jane has dedicated her career to successfully leading residents, families and teams at Senior Living communities in the Sioux Falls area. Jane possesses undergraduate degrees in Political Science and Journalism, and graduate degrees in Public Health Leadership, as well as a Master’s degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Healthcare. Jane is actively involved in the Sioux Falls community, primarily with The Rotary Club of Downtown Sioux Falls. During her career, Jane has committed to serving as an advocate for providing the best possible environment for seniors, including ensuring fine dining, first-rate health care services, and ongoing opportunities for wellness and recreation.

“I consider it a great honor to be part of the Grand Living community, and to work with our Team to carry out the Sterling Touch, ensuring the highest level of service for all who we encounter.”

Kelly Woldt - Grand Living


Sales and Marketing

As a Sioux Falls native, Kelly brings more than 20 years of professional healthcare-related experience in the areas of sales and marketing, consulting, and management to Grand Living at Lake Lorraine. Kelly holds both Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees with a Communications specialty. During her career, 10 years has been dedicated to working in the field of senior living, where she has worked diligently with hundreds of older adults and their families, exploring their options in selecting appropriate care services and communities in which to live.

“The longer I work in this profession, the more passionate I become in working closely with older adults and their families as they begin this new and important chapter in their lives. I’m especially excited to work with Grand Living whose culture exemplifies ‘Your Life. Uniquely Embraced.'”

Kelly Woldt - Grand Living


Sales and Marketing

Ashley Vogt, originally from Sioux City, IA, played an integral role in the opening of Grand Living at Lake Lorraine in 2017. Originally leading the community as the Marketing Transition Support Coordinator, Ashley was promoted to her current position in November 2019. She possesses a Bachelor’s Degree from Wayne State College in Nebraska. Throughout her career, Ashley has experienced natural success at building relationships, priding herself on a high level of customer service. Ashley is family oriented, be it her family or someone else’s. She also enjoys playing volleyball and being active outdoors.

“I feel fortunate to belong with a company that strives to provide an extraordinary environment to our seniors. With each of the residents and families I meet, I look forward to building trustworthy relationships so I am able to make their experience with Grand Living remarkable.”

Joy Backes - Grand Living


Director of Health and Wellness

A native of Northwest Arkansas, Joy brings an extensive working healthcare background with her as the Director of Health and Wellness at Grand Living at Lake Lorraine. Joy has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from South Dakota State University and a Bachelor of Biology from York College in York, Nebraska. She has more than 17 years of experience in a variety of positions, including manager of a home health agency, charge nurse of a med-surg trauma unit, and emergency room nurse. Over these years Joy has obtained many certifications (PALS, ACLS, TNCC, CPI) and has become board-certified in med-surg. Throughout her healthcare career, she has advocated for the best patient/resident care possible using the most efficient and effective methods. She has dedicated herself to ensuring that all patients and residents receive the most outstanding care, not to just restore quality of life, but to enhance it. In her spare time, Joy loves to travel and is involved in women’s league softball and basketball, volunteers at her daughter’s school and coaches her daughter’s various activities. She also loves to volunteer at local community events.

Mary Cameron - Grand Living


Facets Director

Born and raised in South Dakota, Mary has a strong compassion for serving people in her community. With a 23-year background in healthcare, she displays the ability to understand and empathize in her ongoing relationships with residents. Prior to her journey into healthcare, Mary spent 20 years in sales for Time Warner/Reader’s Digest. Her outgoing personality enables her to carry on a conversation with anyone, and her integrity and always-positive attitude allows her to work on a personal level with each and every resident at Grand Living.


Executive Chef

Chef John has a passion for sharing education or almost anything culinary.  After several years as a Hotel, Restaurant and Hospital Chef he thoroughly enjoys the personalization of cuisine that Grand Living affords. His favorite to eat is barbecue, his favorite cuisine to prepare is whatever he is making today. Just ask him, he can talk about food til the cows come home.

ACF American Culinary Federation Credentials:

  • Certified Executive Chef, 2003
  • ACE Culinary Examiner, 2007-2017
  • South Dakota Chef of the Year, 2001 and 2013
  • American Culinary Federation 2008 ACF National Presidents Award


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Fitness Coordinator



Marketing Transition Support Coordinator



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