Alda Tole Named Executive Director of The Cottages of Fox Lake – A Charter Senior Living Community

Aug 2, 2018

Fox Lake, Ill. – Charter Senior Living has named Alda Tole as Executive Director of its independent living, assisted living, and memory care community in Fox Lake, Ill. – The Cottages of Fox Lake – A Charter Senior Living Community.

“Alda’s senior living experience drives his passion to excel and commitment to serve seniors and their families with the highest standards of care,” said Keven J. Bennema, CEO of Charter Senior Living. “She is a shining example of the exemplary leadership which Charter Senior Living is founded upon.”

Prior to joining Charter Senior Living, Alda has enjoyed an extensive career in senior living.  Most recently, Alda was the Director of Sales at Bright Oaks of Aurora, an assisted living and memory care community. She also spent time in sales roles with Sunrise Senior Living. 

“At The Cottages of Fox Lake we strive to ensure every resident has an opportunity to live life to the fullest by providing high-quality care, opportunities for success, and moments of joy,” said Alda Tole, Executive Director of The Cottages of Fox Lake. “Sharing a laugh, listening to their concerns, learning their life stories is what at the end of the day makes me feel very privileged and grateful to call them family.” 

The Cottages of Fox Lake is an assisted living and memory care community, with added services of short-term respite stays. Built-in 2005, the community’s unique cottage-style design provides residents with private suites with private bathrooms among four quaint cottages, each with 16 suites. The cottages surround a protected, private courtyard with walking paths where the residents enjoy their independence in a safe environment. Charter Senior Living was named the management company for the community in April and is currently investing in more than $1 million in a phased renovation of the community.

The Cottages of Fox Lake—A Charter Senior Living Community ( is located at 16 Lilac Avenue in Fox Lake, Il. For more information or to tour, the community can be contacted at (847)-973-8800.