Meet the Team


Krystal Jenkins

Executive Director

Krystal Jenkins is a new Californian, having recently moved from Texas. Krystal’s highly eclectic background has thoroughly equipped her to work in the assisted living industry. From being a United States Air Force Military Police officer to the Army National Guard, to a licensed vocational nurse and mom, Krystal has been preparing for this role for years! Krystal’s evident leadership skills have been honed by the military and her Southern upbringing of hard work and diligence. She uses her skills, vibrant energy and heartfelt compassion to help our residents live fulfilling, vibrant lives!

In her downtime, Krystal enjoys cooking, painting, singing, acting, and making her family happy with her incredibly joyous and infectious energy.


Monica Chavez, LVN

Generations Program Director

What once began as a caregiving job soon turned into a promising career for Monica Chavez. Her big heart for senior care allowed Monica to quickly step into the role of medical technician before finishing her nursing degree. After 10 years of serving the community of Canyon Trails, Monica is now the Generations program director, overseeing our Memory Care residents. Monica is thankful for her time at Canyon Trails and is thankful for her opportunity to cherish and serve the residents. When she isn’t roaming the halls of the community, she enjoys spending quality time with her son.

Liliana Solorzano, LVN

Assisted Living Director

Liliana Solorzano’s passion for nursing began at a young age. In high school, she found herself volunteering at nursing facilities and serving as an activities assistant. It was then that her desire to care for others was ignited. With a background rich in skilled nursing that makes up more than 15 years’ cumulative experience in assisted living care, Liliana looks forward to continued service to this very important and special community.

Besides nursing, Liliana’s passions include family and spending time with her son. She’s been with Canyon Trails for the majority of her career and looks forward to many more years to come.


Sandra Perez

Business Office Director

Nine years ago, Sandra Perez came to Canyon Trails to work as an assistant in activities. Soon thereafter, she became the front desk concierge. Following the birth of her son, she returned as our Vibrant Life director and soon moved into the role of business office director. As a mom to two young children, Sandra spends her time off with her family and her Bible study class. She has enjoyed her years of working at Canyon Trails and looks forward to what the future will bring.

Lori Rolat

Senior Director, Sales and Marketing

Having spent 18 years as a publicist in the music industry, Lori Rolat found herself contemplating a career change. After much consideration, she opted to be part of an industry of compassion. That led her to senior living, where she has happily been serving for more than 10 years. As a native New Yorker, Lori found her move to California four years ago to be an exciting one! She loves being in an industry that bestows the proper honor and dignity to a vital community of individuals.

She spends her free time hiking, doing yoga, cooking, and enjoying the company of her husband and dog.


Erasmo Rodriguez

Maintenance Director

With more than 19 years’ professional experience of handyman and repair work, Erasmo Rodriquez has been working in maintenance all his life. As a rancher, he has been training to problem-solve for as long as he can remember. Erasmo has been working for Canyon Trails for nine years. He enjoys working with his hands and feels that the experience of raising his five children and goats, horses, chickens and bulls has equipped him to handle anything maintenance throws his way. He is happy to join the Canyon Trails team and is thankful for the opportunity. When he isn’t wrangling rogue chickens or toilets, he enjoys spending time with his wife and family.

Jose Martinez

Culinary Service Director

With 31 years of experience, 27 here at Canyon Trails, Chef Jose Martinez brings much expertise, determination, laughter and compassion to his cooking. He finds pleasure working alongside an incredible staff that love their jobs as well as the community and those they service. Chef Jose believes that the table provides a place of joy and rest and feels privileged to share his heart and talent with the community at Canyon Trails.