Director of Nursing
Marina Chekmazova has a degree in nursing and a Bachelor of Science, and she began her nursing career in 2011 as a floor nurse at a long-term care facility in the Chicago suburbs. She went on to work in hospital and dialysis settings before moving on the management in 2013. Marina joined The Clare team as Assistant Director of Nursing in 2015. During her tenure at The Clare, she has worked closely with administration to help The Clare achieve a 5-Star Rating as recognized by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
Marina lives in Berwyn with her husband, Laurence. In her free time, Marina loves to garden, read books, canoe and fish. Above all else, she loves spending time with her first grandson, Maksim.