Our Team


Our dedicated team plays an integral part in the success of our patients at Lafayette Nursing and Rehabilitation. The members of our skilled and diverse therapy team have decades of combined experience with specialties in orthopedics, spinal treatment, neurological treatment, wounds, geriatrics, wheelchair positioning, restraint reduction, swallowing, cognitive staging and urinary incontinence. Our staff is compassionate and understanding to our patients' needs and foster a warm and positive atmosphere while utilizing their years of experience and skill to provide treatment.

Jennifer Avery
Acting Administrator

Jennifer Avery is the Acting Administrator at Lafayette Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. After earning her BSN in 1998 at Valdosta State University, Jennifer spent 19 years in long-term care, and has served in several capacities such as charge nurse, MDS Coordinator, ADON, and DON. She has also served as the Regional Nurse Consultant for 3 years, covering our buildings in Florida, Indiana, and New York. She is excited now to take on the new role of Executive Director upon completion of boards. She is a lifelong resident of Mayo, FL where she is a wife and mother to 2 beautiful daughters.