About Us

"Service with Integrity, Passion & Pride"


Welcome! Northern Lakes Nursing is a 99-bed Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center located in Northeast Indiana;  Angola, Indiana in Steuben County.


Meet our Medical Doctors

Dr. Jonathan Alley, DO

Medical Director

25 Years of Service
Des Moines University Osteopathic Medicine 1990

Dr. Derek Paris PsyD.

Clinical Psychologist

Masters Degree in clinical psychology, Ball State University and Doctorate in Psychology, Indiana State Univ.


Meet our staff members

Dee Smallman

Leadership Award-winning Administrator

LeAnn Fitzpatrick, RN

Director of Nursing

Bridget Mcshane, LPN

Community Liaison

Stephanie Funk, RN

Assistant Director of Nursing/ Infection Preventionist/

Wound Nurse


Unit Manager/MDS Coordinator

Mary Chester,CNA

Restorative Aide

Shanna Melson

Business Office Assistant

Bridget Barnes

Human Resource/Accounts Payable

Terri Leedy

Dietary Manager

Natalie Shepherd

Social Services

Jody Hoffman

Medical Records Coordinator

Tennessee Rhodes

Environmental Manager

Clark Trowbridge

Maintenance Manager


We will continue to provide levels of care across every department that will meet & exceed benchmarks for our industry.  We believe our Outcomes Report confirms that we have achieved Excellence in a wide variety of services.



To provide uncompromising standards of Quality of Care and Quality of Life to our community and to be recognized as the leader in providing these services with Integrity, Passion & Pride.


We are a team of professionals committed to provide an extraordinary health care experience for our residents.  We understand our focus must be first and foremost, our residents & their family members. That means doing whatever necessary to provide quality clinically-based services, and quality of life, while guiding our residents to achieve their highest potential.  We work diligently to ensure that dignity and respect are the hallmark of every resident experience, and we strive to exceed our resident’s expectations in all that we do.



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Northern Lakes Nursing

& Rehabilitation

516 Williams St., Angola, IN 46703

Phone: (260) 665-9467


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