Meet Our Team

Our compassionate and professional staff are committed to providing the highest quality of care and to crafting amenities and services for a vibrant and warmhearted home for our senior residents. Our team of caregivers invest in maximizing the strengths of each individual and bring a wealth of experience to our community. Please let us introduce you to some of the staff who will help you make the key decisions in selecting the right apartment and best care for you or your loved one.

Lyn Smasal

Director of Sales

Lyn has over 18 years of experience working with seniors and their families and has loved every second of it! In the workplace, her passion is learning about seniors and their loved ones and guiding them through the uncharted new journey of senior living. Outside of work, her passion is spending time with those close to her and enjoying the warm Minnesota summers from her cabin. Lyn is a compassionate and knowledgeable resource and is excited to play her part in welcoming new residents to the Hayden Grove community.

Carter Lindner

Executive Director

Carter has over 5 years of experience working with seniors. His passion is to create a joyful environment where everyone can flourish together. Outside of work he enjoys traveling and spending time with family. Carter is a Hamline University graduate and holds a degree in Exercise Science. He has worked in various healthcare settings, making him a great resource for questions. He is excited to welcome everyone to Hayden Grove.