Freda Johnson

Executive Director

Executive Director Freda Johnson has proudly worked with and alongside area seniors and families for more than 13 years and has held leadership roles at several, well-respected senior living communities in and around the DFW Metroplex. She is a lifetime resident of Cleburne, Texas and feels right at home in Burleson. In her current role, Freda maintains an open-door policy and is passionate about learning and understanding the needs of residents, families and team members, as well as developing thoughtful solutions to support and empower the community’s success.

Outside of working hours, she enjoys gardening, coffee, and relaxing and watching movies. Freda is also proud mother to a wonderful son and a loving dog mom to her terrier mix.


Kathryn L. Gladden

Director of Celebrations

Director of Celebrations Kathryn Gladden has proudly served residents of Morada Burleson since 2018. She began as our front desk receptionist before switching over to focus on planning and orchestrating daily activities and events for residents. She now leads our community’s efforts to keep residents active and engaged in an overall lifestyle that provides multiple, diverse options for recreation and entertainment each day.

Outside of work, Kathryn has been married for more than 20 years and is a proud mom to a 19-year-old son and 18-year-old daughter. In her spare time, Kathryn enjoys being with her family and working on arts and crafts.