LIMA — Lance Nickles has been appointed administrator of Liberty Retirement Community, located at 2440 Baton Rouge Ave., Lima.
He is the son of Jerry Nickles, of Indian Lake, and Sherri Mosier, of Lima.
Nickles, a decorated veteran of the U.S. Army, got into the health care field after serving as a veterans employment specialist with the Ohio Department of Veterans Services.
Nickles was born in Lima and grew up in Colorado. Once he completed his 10-year stint as a military police officer, he returned to Lima.
Nickles and his wife, Jennifer Coleman, have two children, Ryker and Reagan.