Donna Anderson, Business Office Manager

Donna Anderson, CDP

Business Office Manager

As Spring Village at Dover's Business Office Manager, Donna brings 30 years of experience working in healthcare settings and a diverse background in customer service. Donna, a native of Dover, had used her extensive knowledge of the area and love of Dover as the Dover Chamber of Commerce Events Planner, including the planning of Dover's famous Apple Harvest Day and the Cochecho Arts Festival.

Donna has a true serving heart which she has shared through her work for Community Partners as their Community Education and Special Events Manager. Throughout her work experience, Donna has developed significant skills organizing and making contacts with the greater Dover area. Whether you come to Spring Village at Dover as a resident, a family member, or an employee, Donna is sure to provide you with a smooth transition into our community family. Donna is a Certified Dementia Practitioner and is committed to providing the best possible experience to every person she encounters at Spring Village at Dover.

When Donna is out and about, she is enjoying all the seacoast area has to offer with her husband of 32 years, their three children, and her adorable grandson.

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Samantha Springer, BS

Director of Community Relations

Samantha Springer joined Spring Village at Dover in 2021 as the Director of Community Relations. Samantha graduated from Saint Joseph's College in 2020 with her bachelor's degree in health studies and plans on continuing her education in the near future. She has known from a young age that she loved caring for the elderly and wanted to continue to give back to that community. Samantha has spent the last seven years caring for seniors as a nurse's aide and resident services coordinator. She has a wide range of experience in long term care and assisted living.

Samantha brings with her to Spring Village at Dover years of experience with the elderly and dementia, a warm and bubbly personality, and the skills to make the transition for new residents and their families as smooth as possible. 
When Samantha is not at work, she is either spending time with her family or hiking with her dog. Samantha, her fiance, and Norwegian elkhound, Oakley, live in Eliot.

Deborah Eastman, Memory Care Director

Deborah Eastman ADC/AL/MC CMDCP

Memory Care Director

Deborah Eastman joined Spring Village at Dover is the spring of 2021 as the Memory Care Director.
As a child Deborah knew that she wanted to help people at the age of 12. She volunteered summers at a camp for handicap children and could not wait until she became the age to do so. When she was old enough to work there, she became an employee, after graduating high school went right into working with the elderly at the community nursing home. She has worked in long term care and assisted living throughout her career with her passion of Memory Care.
An activity department is all about making a difference in people's lives. Rekindling spirits is the true meaning of an activity department and what she strives to accomplish day to day.
Deborah studied Human services at Nashua Community College and New Hampshire Technical Institute. She is a Certified Activity Professional and Certified Montessori Dementia Care Professional.
She and her husband share the love of the white mountains, both being motorcycle enthusiasts. They have been residents of NH for 27 years, owning property in Chocorua and Seabrook NH. When not working she enjoys spending time with her two children, her husband, and three grandchildren, and riding motorcycles. Enjoys the past time of education and calls herself a terminal student. She is an undergraduate in several other fields, enjoys spending time with her dogs as well and loves that her rescue chihuahua shares the love of the road riding in the sidecar.

Rob Caron, Dining Services Director

Rob Caron, CDP

Dining Services Director

Rob's gift is feeding people. As Dining Services Director at Spring Village at Dover, Rob keeps our residents happy by providing them with special treats and meals that remind them of the comforts of home.

Rob grew up in Somersworth, NH, in a family with nine children, and he has always enjoyed cooking. He began working in restaurants and kitchens while still in his teens. Over the years he has worked in a variety of kitchens as well as spending many years catering for weddings, birthdays, and other functions. He spent a few years in construction and remodeling, however, after a major accident, returned to his first passion, cooking and helping people. Rob spent eight happy years at the Gafney Home in Rochester before arriving at Spring Village at Dover. He is also a Certified Dementia Practitioner.

When not in the kitchen, Rob enjoys riding his Harley with his wife, and sharing in family gatherings with their two daughters and their first granddaughter.

Peggy Green BSN, RN

Executive Director/ Director of Nursing

Peggy Green joined Spring Village at Dover as the Director of Nursing in 2023. Peggy graduated from Rasmussen University, St. Cloud Minnesota in 2012 with her associate degree and then graduated in 2015 with her bachelor's degree in nursing. Peggy has always loved working with the elderly since she started in 1991. She has worked in long term care as a Director of Nursing, Infection Control and Staff Development nurse.

Peggy brings to Spring Village at Dover many years of experience, a caring, loving, and compassionate heart to help ones in need. She has the skills to assist/provide quality of life and care for the seniors we serve.

When Peggy is not at work, she is either camping, on a motorcycle or spending time with her husband, Jeffery, and their black lab Dusk. She also loves to spend time with her 13 grandchildren and three daughters.

Jeffery Green

Director of Maintenance

Jeffery Green joined Spring Village at Dover in December of 2023 as the Maintenance Director. He started to pursue his degree in Criminal Justice but then he decided to work as a CDL driver for FedEx. He shortly became a driving instructor, which he did for 17 years. He has experience in long term care maintenance for 3 years.

Jeffery brings to Spring Village at Dover his wealth of knowledge in mechanical and structural maintenance, a great personality and humor.

When Jeffery is not working, he is either doing his honey do list at home, riding his motorcycle, camping, and spending time with his wife, Peggy, and black lab Dusk.

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