Opal Tibbitts

Director of Independent Living Admissions


Opal Tibbitts is the Director of Admissions for Independent Living for the Air Force Enlisted Village, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation. She is responsible for is responsible for all phases of admission to Bob Hope Villages 1-6 as well as maintaining a viable occupancy rate. Opal also oversees the subsidy program for AFEV’s indigent surviving spouses at the largest senior living community in Northwest Florida.


The mission of the Air Force Enlisted Village is to provide a home to widows of retired Airmen, mothers of active duty service members, and retired military couples. The AFEV is a unique partner in the community to include special relationships with the area’s military installations.


Opal has more than thirty years of experience in the retirement/long-term care industry and she takes the utmost care to protect the privacy and dignity of our subsidy recipients.

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Air Force Enlisted Village

92 Sunset Lane

Shalimar, FL 32579


Toll Free: 1-800-258-1413

Email: mail@afev.us

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