Our Approach


At Sundance Memory Care, we believe when a person is diagnosed with Alzheimer's or another form of dementia, it’s the beginning of a new chapter in their story. We’re committed to living that  chapter with them in a way that respects their dignity and gives them the power of choice.



Our Approach to Demensia Care
The Montessori approach allows us to create engaging activities that residents find rewarding and empowering. People living with dementia can learn new pieces of information, procedures, habits and routines through the Montessori learning style

We Are Passionate About:

  • Living life as a community, together

  • Hands-on learning and Montessori-based activities

  • Learning every resident’s S.T.O.R.Y. and customizing their care

  • Changing the stigma and perceptions Alzheimer’s and dementia

Our Team

Unparalleled Thought Leaders in the Industry


Matt Stanley
As the one of the founders and CEO of Sundance Memory Care, Matt’s vision to open an innovative, organized, family-owned solution for people living with dementia is a reality. Matt’s passion for people is contagious and is the driving force behind his decision to pursue the best quality of life for residents at Sundance.


Steve Stanley
Meet Steve Stanley, Executive Vice President, and you will quickly see the heart of Sundance Memory Care. He is a man filled with compassion and love for the elderly. A graduate of Baylor University and Southwestern Seminary with a master’ in administration and divinity, Steve is a published author and an adviser to multiple Fortune 500 companies and universities.


Kacye Vanderplas
Kacye is the director of education for all Sundance communities and is a graduate of Kansas State University with a bachelor’s degree in elementary education with a minor in English studies. When you meet her, you can’t help but notice her passion to see others not only succeed, but truly learn, be heard and cared for. She is one of a handful of Certified Montessori Instructors in North America trained by Dr. Cameron Camp of the Center for Applied Research in Dementia.


Kavon Noorizadech
As vice president of Finance for Sundance Memory Care, Kavon Noorizadeh provides leadership of the finance and controllership functions, including cash management, analysis, reporting, budgeting, forecasting and tax preparation. He is responsible for compliance with accounting rules and timely report processing.