Our Team

Brian Sweetland, NHA, Administrator

Brian has been a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator for nearly twenty-five years. He joined Opis Fairway Oaks Center in August of 2015, but previously worked at our Opis Tierra Pines Center, in Largo. Brian has been involved in the long term care industry ever since he was a teenager. His first job in the industry was as a Dietary Aide in which his mother was the Administrator of. Throughout he’s career, he has served in the capacity of Executive Director of campuses that included a Skilled Nursing Facility, Assisted Living and Independent Living on it to Regional Director of Operations.  Brian received his degree in Health Care Administration form St. Petersburg College.

Carol Sullivan, RN, Director of Nursing

Carol began her medical career as a CNA and continued her education to become an LPN and then RN. She was then promoted to RN supervisor and unit manager, excelling in her career path to become director of nursing. Carol earned her nursing degree from Jamison Hospital in Pennsylvania and now has over 30 years of clinical experience.  She loves caring for the elderly and is happy to be a part of the Fairway team.

Dr. Bridget Bellinger, DO FACOFP, CDM, Medical Director

Dr.  Bellingar is a Tampa native.  She received her medical training at Southeastern College of Osteopathic Medicine in Miami, FL.  In 2007, she attained her fellowship from the American College of Osteopathic Family Medicine.  Dr. Bellingar has been awarded the CMD designation by the Board of Directors of the American Medical Directors Certification Program. She is now a Certified Medical Director in long-term care as of January 2013.  She is currently the medical director at two Opis centers, Fairway Oaks Center, located in Tampa, FL and Tierra Pines Center in Largo, FL.

Amber Terry, BA, Admissions Director

Amber has been part of the Opis family since 2009 where she was a member of the admissions team at Highlands Lake Center. She became a member of the admissions team as admissions director, at Fairway Oaks Center in 2013.  She enjoys meeting with customers and their families and focuses on customer service.  Amber has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications from Palm Beach Atlantic College.