Meet Our Team

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Trish Colucci Barbosa, RN-BC, CCM, LNCP-C
President, Founder

I’ve always had an interest in blending the science of healthcare with the rewards of caregiving, so nursing was a natural choice for me. … Read more »

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Starr Ramella, BSW, CSW
Assistant Director of Care Management Services

Growing up, I hadn’t thought about becoming a social worker, but I always knew that I would wind up in a “caring” career.My mom was a nurse and my role model … Read more »

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Suzanne Wheatley, RN
Geriatric Care Manager

Throughout my life, I’ve felt the calling to be a nurse.  I felt more alive – every cell was on a heightened level – whenever I walked into a hospital. … Read more »

Lori Friedman, MSW, LSW

Lori Friedman, MSW, LSW
Geriatric Care Manager

I feel very honored to have the opportunity to work with older people. They have decades of valuable and interesting life experiences which gives them … Read more »

Mary Andrew

Mary E. Andrew, RN
Geriatric Care Manager

When I was growing up, there was a book in our house about human physiology. I thought it was fascinating, and read it over and over. … Read more »

Maria Curry, RN

Maria Curry, RN
Geriatric Care Manager

From the time I was a little girl, I knew I wanted to be a nurse. I can’t say exactly how I knew nursing to be my calling, but I suspect the fact that my older cousin, who was like a sister to me … Read more »

Lisa Kennedy, RN

Lisa Kennedy, RN
Geriatric Care Manager

My desire to be a nurse began when I was very young. My mother was a nurse and I always admired her passion for her career and her dedication to her patients. One of my fondest memories … Read more »

Judee Priest, RN, BSN

Judee Priest, RN, BSN
Geriatric Care Manager

I don’t remember what made me decide to become a nurse. I just know that being a nurse is what makes me…well, me! I love working … Read more »

Julie Cunningham, RN, BSN

Julie Cunningham, RN, BSN
Geriatric Care Manager

Growing up I always enjoyed math and science, yet I never envisioned myself working in healthcare.  This is surprising since I was surrounded by family … Read more »

Maryanne Burdi, RN, BS

Maryanne Burdi, RN, BS
Geriatric Care Manager

After graduating from college, I started my career in business working as a bank officer in New York City.  I enjoyed banking, but the hours were long and after my first child was born, I wanted to … Read more »

Jill Kendrick

Jill Kendrick, MSW, LSW
Geriatric Care Manager

From a young age, I was taught by my parents the value of helping others.  By volunteering my time with several different organizations through my youth, I found it was personally fulfilling … Read more »

Marisa Pazar, CTRS

Marisa Pazar, CTRS
SPICE Activity Program Coordinator

Growing up as a young kid I honestly had no idea what I wanted to be when I grew up. I bounced around several ideas and careers, but I always told myself no matter what … Read more »

Valerie Alfonso

Valerie Alfonso
Administrative Assistant

I’ve been a part of Trish’s team since 2010, supporting the care managers and making sure that the office runs smoothly. I find rewards … Read more »

Elizabeth Hampton, CSA

Elizabeth Hampton, CSA
Operations Coordinator

I have always had a passion for helping others, and for as long as I could remember, I knew I would make a career out of that passion. … Read more »

Isabella Leniar

Isabella Leniar
Bookkeeper

I’ve always been a “people person” and have had a special place in my heart for elderly and disabled folks.  I am fluent in three languages (English, Portuguese and Spanish) so I can communicate … Read more »