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Shaw Reece
Shaw Reece

Shawn Reece has joined Plantation Village as its new wellness coordinator.

Plantation Village is a nonprofit continuing care retirement community offering independent living on a 56-acre campus in Porters Neck, according to a news release from the company.

Reece oversees Plantation Village’s SPA Living Program (Seniors Pursuing Active Living). SPA Living takes a holistic approach to wellness that encompasses the physical, spiritual, intellectual, environmental, social, vocational and emotional aspects of fitness. Reece and his staff provide a variety of wellness programs to both residents and employees to maintain and improve their health and wellness, including fitness assessments and consultations, personalized exercise programs, wellness seminars and special events.

Plantation Village was created in 1988 on property donated by its founder, Champion “Champ” McDowell, a retired railroad executive with a vision to create a positive living environment for area seniors. Plantation Village is managed by Life Care Services, the nation’s third-largest elder care management company providing management, marketing and strategic planning for continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs), assisted living, memory care, and rental communities nationwide. For additional information, visit