About Us

The Springs of Scottsdale’s caring, experienced staff is at your service.

Terri Stapleton, Executive Director

Terri Stapleton

Terri brings 8 years of experience, beginning her journey as a Certified Nursing Assistant then to an Activity Director. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration from The University of Phoenix. Terri also holds a national certificate as an Activity Director. After receiving her assisted living manager’s license, she directed three different buildings in Mesa and Tucson. She has now settled in the Phoenix area to achieve her goal of becoming an Executive Director of a larger facility that offers both independent and assisted living. Terri is recently married and she has one daughter that just made a long distance move to England.

Loretta Sprau, Leasing Manager

Loretta Sprau

Loretta joined The Springs of Scottsdale in June 2004 as the Activities Director and assumed her role as the Leasing Manager in October 2006. Prior to her current role, she worked as an Activity Manager and has always had a deep commitment to her senior residents. She is committed to ensuring our residents are happy and satisfied in addition to managing advertising and community outreach. Loretta attended Phoenix College where she received an AA Degree in Gerontology, is a Certified Activity Director and is currently studying to obtain her Facility Manager Certificate. Loretta enjoys spending time with her family and friends, as well as engaging in activities that are available in our beautiful state of Arizona.

Debra Costanzo, Leasing Coordinator

Debra Costanzo

As the Marketing Assistant, Debra is responsible for conducting community tours and ensuring residents have a positive and satisfying experience at The Springs. Prior to joining The Springs in November 2012, she worked as a Pension Consultant with a Fortune 100 company and was Director of Marketing at a Chiropractic office in Pennsylvania. In addition to her role at The Springs, she operates a health coaching practice part-time. Debra studied Communications at Mansfield University in Pennsylvania and is a certified Health and Wellness Coach through the Institute of Integrative Nutrition in New York City. She is also board certified through the American Association of Drugless Practitioners. She enjoys music, dancing, swimming, writing, hiking, working out, and spending time with her family and friends.

Joel Harbison, Activity Director

Joel Harbison

Hello my name is Joel Harbison. I’m so proud to be the Activity Director at The Springs Of Scottsdale. I’m originally  from Southern California, and played baseball for Pepperdine University. From there I joined the United States Army and served my wonderful country for four glorious years! I moved to beautiful Arizona where I have lived for over 19 years. I have a beautiful wife named Staci and a wonderful daughter named Evie who is 10 years old. I love working with Seniors by putting wonderful smiles on their  faces. My passion is to help Seniors with fun, active activities, and to keep life full and enjoyable.

Ellie Robins, RN–Director of Wellness

Ellie’s goal as Director of Wellness at The Springs of Scottsdale is to ensure residents’ healthcare needs are met while supporting their autonomy, safety, functional abilities and quality of life. She holds degrees in Nursing and Multi-Skilled Health Technology. Ellie’s clinical experience consists of a variety of roles that include geriatric nursing, emergency medicine, occupational health, hospice, chemical dependency treatment and community/corporate health education. Her past administrative/management experience has enabled her to become skilled in achieving the most desirable outcomes possible for each resident, coworker and community professional she comes in contact with.