Leadership Profiles

Meet Our Wonderful Team…

We take pride in our hardworking and compassionate caregivers. Every member of our team is a dedicated professional who is attuned to our patients’ entire well-being, and goes the extra mile to ensure a positive frame of mind in conjunction with healing the body.

Above all, they understand the importance of a kind word, a gentle touch and the healing power of a smile.


Administrator Isaac Abtan, LNHA Administrator
Medical Director Pierre Brutus, MD Medical Director
Director of Admissions Tristan Joseph, LPN Director of Admissions
Director of Marketing Cynthia Zimmer Director of Marketing
Director of Social Services Yaron Gans, LMSW Director of Social Services
Director of Recreation Diane Ryabo Director of Recreation
Assistant Director of Therapeutic Recreation Liz Claudio Assistant Director of Therapeutic Recreation
Assistant Director of Rehabilitation Melissa Lasig, PT, DPT Assistant Director of Rehabilitation
Director of Concierge Services Yaakov Goldstein Director of Concierge Services
Resident Liaison Mario Claudio Resident Liaison
Financial Coordinator Yitz Krasnow Financial Coordinator
Director of Facilities Kareem Wright Director of Facilities
Director of Food Services Shauna Harris Director of Food Services
Director of MDS Shannon Barback, RN Director of MDS
Social Worker Alan She Social Worker
Operations Manager  Patricia O’Connell  Operations Manager 
Admissions Coordinator Elizabeth Carey Admissions Coordinator
Director of Clinical Nutrition Beth Weiner, RD CDN Director of Clinical Nutrition
Receptionist Denise Daniels Receptionist