Category Archives: Senior Living

Meet Schemmer’s Shane Larsen, AIA, NCARB

Shane Larsen, AIA, NCARB, is Schemmer's Senior Living group leader. His extensive project management experience and excellent communication skills make him a much sought-after architect in the Senior Living market. Since his professional career began, Shane has solely focused on senior living projects across the country from Virginia to California, North Dakota to Texas. His…
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Benedictine Sisters of Virginia Visit Schemmer’s Des Moines Office

Sister Cecilia and Sister Joanna from Benedictine Sisters of Virginia (BSV) visited Schemmer's Des Moines Office for a virtual reality (VR) experience of their new replacement monastery in Bristow, Virginia. They reviewed their chapel design utilizing a VR headset and explored the space, as well as the acoustics of the room. Schemmer’s Shane Larsen, AIA,…
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Schemmer’s Shane Larsen, AIA, Elected to the Bishop Drumm Advisory Council

Shane Larsen, AIA, was recently elected to the Advisory Council for the Bishop Drumm Retirement Center in Johnston, Iowa. Bishop Drumm Retirement Center was founded in 1939 by the Religious Sisters of Mercy and serves nearly 300 residents with a full continuum of care including independent and assisted living, skilled nursing and rehabilitation. Bishop Drumm…
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Bill Wedeking, AIA, LEED AP, Attends LeadingAge Annual Meeting & EXPO

Bill Wedeking, AIA, LEED AP, exhibited and attended the LeadingAge Annual Meeting & EXPO 2017 on October 29 to November 1, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The LeadingAge Annual Meeting & EXPO is the nation’s largest annual event for the not-for-profit aging services field. At the conference Bill met with potential clients, visited with existing…
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Bill Wedeking, AIA, LEED AP, Attends LCWR Conference

Bill Wedeking, AIA, LEED AP attended the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) Assembly 2017 in Orlando, Florida on August 8-11, 2017. The LCWR is an association of the leaders of congregations of Catholic women religious in the United States. The conference has about 1,350 members, who represent nearly 80 percent of the approximately 49,000…
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Schemmer attends LeadingAge Nebraska Fall Conference

Schemmer's Bill Wedeking, AIA, LEED AP, attended the LeadingAge Nebraska’s Fall Annual Meeting and Conference. It was held in Lincoln on October 19-20, 2016. The winner of the $100 Target gift card was Jennifer Greenwood, LPN, Assisted Living Coordinator at Kimball County Assisted Living, Kimball, Nebraska.
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Schemmer attends LeadingAge Annual Meeting and Expo 2016

Bill Wedeking, AIA, LEED AP, attended the LeadingAge Annual Meeting and Expo on October 30 - November 2, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The winner of the Fitbit Charge 2 was Bruce Titus, Director of Dining Services at Oaknoll Retirement in Iowa City, Iowa. Congratulations Bruce!
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Schemmer’s Highway 2 Senior Living project featured in Lincoln Journal Star

Lincoln Journal Star | June 9, 2016 New retirement home planned in southeast Lincoln Schemmer’s new senior living project was featured in the Lincoln Journal Star. The Lincoln-Lancaster County Planning Commission recommended approval of a new retirement home, Pemberly Place, near Pine Lake Road and Nebraska 2 in Lincoln, NE. The 120-unit facility is proposed to…
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