As Utah’s first Life Plan Community, the spotlight is on us to deliver a retirement experience unlike any other. But that undertaking extends well beyond simply offering quality apartment homes in an inviting community. Our mission is to help you successfully write your next chapters with us by providing the peace of mind you desire in retirement with the freedom to actively pursue the passions you crave in life.
We’re confident you’ll find Summit Vista to be a vibrant village of opportunity and possibility that not only meets your needs—but exceeds your expectations, as well.
With over 24 years of formative experience, Tineka orchestrates the daily movements of Summit Vista including management of Facilities, Construction, IT, Housekeeping and HR. Tineka's expertise in operational functions was largely acquired through 15 years as a healthcare executive and her experiences prepared her to be a vital asset to the Summit Vista community. Another testament to her commitment to be the best, she earned a Master of Arts in Organizational Management degree and two national HR certifications. Her education and vast experiences have allowed her to be a master of operations and her dedication and passion give her the edge to be a highly sought-after asset for businesses in many sectors.
Richelle Gaiter is responsible for organizing and facilitating all community health and wellness services with a focus on improving quality of life.
Richelle is a 30-year Air Force veteran with both active duty and reserve status. She has a mixed background in medicine, leadership, education design and instruction. She has worked as a primary care manager and a Public Health Deployments provider for the active duty and most recently came from working as a Locums provider mostly in family/internal medicine. She employs humor, hugs and common sense when engaging with her patients and most people she connects with. She has come to Summit Vista with plans to transition her experiences, continue to provide the excellent community life culture that is already established and further refine and add more health and wellness lifestyle experiences. She has a master’s in education and instructional design from Utah State University and a master’s in physician assistant studies from the University of Utah.
Kem Gardner, the company’s founder, is also head of one of Utah’s premier real estate design, development, and construction firms. In addition to being a highly respected businessman and community developer, Kem is also one of Utah’s most generous philanthropists.
Solamere Capital is a collection of families and influential business leaders leveraging their broad networks and industry expertise to invest strategic capital. The firm was founded by Tagg Romney, Eric Scheuermann, and Spencer Zwick, with Mitt Romney serving as chairman of the Executive Partner Group.