Colleen Bachman - President/CEO

Deer Run Rehabilitation opened its doors in 1998 for a family member who suffered a Traumatic Brain Injury. Their Mission has always been to ensure that each individual receives the care, respect and dignity they deserve. Colleen Bachman began with Deer Run as the Administrator and became the owner in 2012. She has over 23 years of business experience. With compassion and dedication, Colleen and the rest of the DRR Team strive to help each individual reach their maximum rehabilitation potential. She is a member of the Brain Injury Association (BIAMI), MALA and serves on the Advisory Board of Ross Medical in Midland.


Janet Allen - Administrator, RN, BSN, CLNC, CBIS

Graduate of Sault College of Applied Arts and Science with diploma in nursing (RN) and Lake Superior University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). Janet began her career in medical surgical nursing at the Toronto General Hospital in Toronto, Ontario. She continued her career specializing in Intensive Care and then Emergency Room nursing at Munson Medical Center for over 10 years combined experience in these areas. Janet went on to manage and supervise over 100 staff people at a home health care agency specializing in in home patient care. This role involved budgeting, negotiations, teaching and patient assessments in addition to management of the entire staff. During this time, she was also successful in launching a case management business, GBS Care, Inc. and worked for third party administrators in Michigan and Texas managing bill reviews, patient follow-up and negotiations with various health care providers.

Janet joined the team at Deer Run Rehabilitation in 2011 as the Director of Nursing. In 2019 she became the Administrator of Deer Run.

Janet is an active member of the Health Care Association of Michigan (HCAM) and the Infusion Nurses Association along with the Brain Injury Association (BIAMI). She continues to serve on the Advisory Board of Ross Medical in Midland.

New admissions and questions about services provided please contact Janet at the email below.


Joshua Koch - Office Manager

Meet Our Office Manager Josh. He has been a part of the Deer Run team since 2011 and is truly a jack of all trades. Josh is in charge of our employee safety program, building and grounds maintenance, and the day to day business in our front office.

For Billing inquires feel free to contact him at the email below.


Vena Schreck - Staffing Coordinator

Vena has over 23 years working with Direct care staff. She is responsible for our employee training program.


Bo - Staff in Training!


Laura Donahue - Semi-Independent Living Supervisor

Laurie has been with the Deer Run team for over 5 years and has been working in healthcare for many more. She has experience working as a CNA, Medical Assistant/Secretary, and Direct Care Worker. She has recently transitioned from Third shift supervisor to Semi-Independent Living Coordinator and is very excited to guide Deer Run in helping our new Semi- Independent program succeed.


Felicia Bovee -Second Shift Supervisor

Felicia has over 11 years experience working as a direct care worker and recently joined our team as the Second Shift Supervisor. The level of care and compassion that she shows every day help to guide her team in giving the best care possible to our residents.