Herbert Murphy
Administrator

Herbert’s professional life harbingered on his passion for serving others, especially those vulnerable. Born in a family of caregivers, his mother and grandmother cared for his vibrant great-grandmother with love, dignity, and empowerment. She was 106-year-old. He developed an affinity to work with and care for the elderly from these early character building and intergenerational experiences.

Herbert has over 23-years of executive management and consultant experience in both corporate and public sectors. Herbert has held positions – including chief executive and chief financial officers – and has served on the board of directors of many nonprofit organizations. He has a Master of Business Administration from the prestigious Carey Business School at Johns Hopkins University, and his professional conviction is to promote a “Live Beautiful” lifestyle for all seniors and the elderly. Herbert is unreservedly committed to building a strong foundation for Bella Vita ALF communities. Herbert is excited to lead a great team of caregivers from various backgrounds and expertise to deliver a homestyle experience. Herbert believes and upholds the Bella Vita ALF Values and Vision to provide an alternative to larger institutional-style facilities where your loved one feels at home and lives a purposeful beautiful life.”

Tony Damiano
Founder/Managing Member

As a Residential Assisted Living Specialist (RALS™), Tony has earned the highest level of professional certification in the industry. With 77 million baby boomers, every day 10 thousand are turning 65 and 6 thousand are turning 85.

With the country’s population increasing in age, Tony is passionate towards providing would-be seniors with a safe and comfortable environment.

Tony is a member of Florida assisted living association (FALA) as well as RAL ACADEMY. He has passed the ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY – Core Competency Test and is an administrator in this space. He has surrounded himself with the experts in this industry, including Gene Guarino, who sits on his board of advisors.

Tony has become a Residential Assisted Living Specialist recognized in 2 states.

Tony is a member of the Tampa Bay Real Estate Investor Association and part of the National Real Estate Investors Association. He has owned and operated a construction company that specializes in fixing and flipping real estate investments.

He is married to Mirella Smeriglio for more than 18 years. His hobbies include reading, listening to music, attending live events, and traveling.

Mirella Smeriglio
Executive Manager/COO

Mirella Smeriglio started her career as an office manager in a maintenance company. 11 years later, she became the owner of that same business with about 50 employees under her management.

Since 2004, Mirella has been an entrepreneur who takes on administrative and Human Resources duties.

For 18 years, Mirella has been married to Tony Damiano. She enjoys spending time with her family and her dog, Damian. Mirella also loves Latin dancing, living an active lifestyle, and traveling.

Herbert Murphy

Administrator

Herbert’s professional life harbingered on his passion for serving others, especially those vulnerable. Born in a family of caregivers, his mother and grandmother cared for his vibrant great-grandmother with love, dignity, and empowerment. She was 106-year-old. He developed an affinity to work with and care for the elderly from these early character building and intergenerational experiences.

Herbert has over 23-years of executive management and consultant experience in both corporate and public sectors. Herbert has held positions – including chief executive and chief financial officers – and has served on the board of directors of many nonprofit organizations. He has a Master of Business Administration from the prestigious Carey Business School at Johns Hopkins University, and his professional conviction is to promote a “Live Beautiful” lifestyle for all seniors and the elderly. Herbert is unreservedly committed to building a strong foundation for Bella Vita ALF communities. Herbert is excited to lead a great team of caregivers from various backgrounds and expertise to deliver a homestyle experience. Herbert believes and upholds the Bella Vita ALF Values and Vision to provide an alternative to larger institutional-style facilities where your loved one feels at home and lives a purposeful beautiful life.”

Tony Damiano

Founder/Managing Member

As a Residential Assisted Living Specialist (RALS™), Tony has earned the highest level of professional certification in the industry. With 77 million baby boomers, every day 10 thousand are turning 65 and 6 thousand are turning 85.

With the country’s population increasing in age, Tony is passionate towards providing would-be seniors with a safe and comfortable environment.

Tony is a member of Florida assisted living association (FALA) as well as RAL ACADEMY. He has passed the ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY – Core Competency Test and is an administrator in this space. He has surrounded himself with the experts in this industry, including Gene Guarino, who sits on his board of advisors.

Tony has become a Residential Assisted Living Specialist recognized in 2 states.

Tony is a member of the Tampa Bay Real Estate Investor Association and part of the National Real Estate Investors Association. He has owned and operated a construction company that specializes in fixing and flipping real estate investments.

He is married to Mirella Smeriglio for more than 18 years. His hobbies include reading, listening to music, attending live events, and traveling.

Mirella Smeriglio

Executive Manager/COO

Mirella Smeriglio started her career as an office manager in a maintenance company. 11 years later, she became the owner of that same business with about 50 employees under her management.

Since 2004, Mirella has been an entrepreneur who takes on administrative and Human Resources duties.

For 18 years, Mirella has been married to Tony Damiano. She enjoys spending time with her family and her dog, Damian. Mirella also loves Latin dancing, living an active lifestyle, and traveling.

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