Tim Frye   Facility Director / Administrator

Tim was born and raised in Chadron. A graduate of Chadron High School and received a degree in Business Administration with an option in Management from Chadron State College. He is a veteran of the U.S. Navy, with service including a tour in the Persian Gulf aboard the U.S.S. Nimitz. Tim gained healthcare experience at Crestview Care Center and is now the Western District Chair for Nebraska Assisted Living Association. He joined Prairie Pines as Dietary Manager in 2006.


Courtney Thurlow   Office Secretary

Originally from Santee, California located just 20 minutes from the heart of San Diego, moved to Chadron, Nebraska in 2016, currently pursuing a business administration degree at Chadron State College.



Chris Mills   Activities Coordinator



Cory Olson   Dietary Manager                                                      

Cory moved to Chadron in 1995 where he attended Chadron State College and received his Bachelor's Degree in History.  Cory began working at Prairie Pines in 2007 as a cook before being promoted to Dietary Manager in 2014.  Cory's motto is, "Cook with respect, serve with courtesy".  During his time at Prairie Pines Cory has completed 270 hours in the Nutrition and Foodservice Professional Training Program at the University of North Dakota.  He is also currently working on his ServSafe certification.



Michelle Reeves   Licensed Practical Nurse