Our Team

Our highly skilled team includes a physician, nurses, nurse practitioners, licensed nursing assistants, licensed practical nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, social workers, chaplains, homemakers, personal care service providers, companions, and volunteers. Meet our certified clinicians who provide specialized care, and our administrative professionals who complete our caring team.

Community Liaisons

Jennifer Manning,
Community Liaison


Keable, BSW
Community Liaison


Carol Tubman,
Palliative Care & Hospice Care Liaison


Amy Chisholm,
Hospice Liaison


Teri Putnam, RN
Hospice Liaison


Management Team


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Julie Reynolds, RN, MS

President/Chief Executive Officer

Jennifer Ufkin, RN, MSN

Vice President of Operations

David Emberley

Chief Financial Officer

Barbara Boulton, RN, MSN

Senior Director of Operations

Christine Dumont, NP, MSN, APRN

Palliative Care Director

Janice Howard

Life Care Director

Stacey Genest, RN, MSN, WCC

Home Care Director


Erika Lee, MHA

Advancement Director

Lisa Romanovitz, RN, COS-C

Quality and Education Director

Sarah Flynn, MSHI, LPN, BSPSYD

Operations Director & Compliance Specialist

Jeff Mitchell, RN

Hospice Care Director

Melody Gagnon, RN

Hospice Care Manager

Megan Casey, RN

Home Care Manager, Purple Team

Rose Slayton, RN

Home Care Manager, Blue Team

Michael Carleton, RN

Home Care Manager, Yellow Team

Karen Krause, PT, COS-C, AIB-VRC

Rehab Manager

Maureen Steer, MDiv

Holistic Disciplines Manager


Christina Rowe

HR Manager

Robert Clarke

IT Manager

Danielle Perron

Business Office Manager

Cheryl Bergman

Billing Manager

Medical Team

Patrick Lanzetta MD

Hospice Care Medical Director

Christine Dumont MSN, APRN, CPNP, AGNP-C

Palliative Care Director

Alexa Gordon MSN, FNP-BC, APRN

Nurse Practitioner

Erin Cullen MSN, AGACNP

Nurse Practitioner

Specialized Care

Health care is constantly changing, which is why our clinicians continue to learn new therapies and advanced care techniques. At Cornerstone VNA, we are proud to invest in the professional growth of our staff so that they can provide the best clinical care possible to our patients. Explore our specialized care team below to learn more about their areas of expertise and dedication to providing high quality care for patients of all ages.

Julie Reynolds, RN, MS


Certified Wound Care and Ostomy Nurses

Stacey Genest, RN, MSN, WCC
Amy Coombs, RN, BSN, OMS
Roberta “Bobi” Mifsud, RN, BSN, WCC
Kendra M. Ghent, ASN, OMS
Allyson Alexander, PT, DPT, Cert. MDT, CLT, WCC
Cindy Gallant, PTA
Todd Burnett, PT
Rose Slayton, RN
Jennifer Jackson, OT
Teresa Ferry, RN

Clinical Intravenous Specialists

Danielle Welch, RN, CRNI

Danielle graduated from Merrimack College in 2006 with her Bachelor of Science degree and continued on to obtain her Associate Degree in Nursing from Great Bay Community College in 2008.  Danielle started her career in the hospital setting and then joined Cornerstone VNA in 2012.  Shortly after starting with Cornerstone VNA, Danielle joined the IV team and in 2015 became certified in Infusion therapy (CRNI).  Danielle is also a member of the Infusion Nurses Society (INS) and has attended the INS annual conference.

Erica Seawards, RN, CRNI

Erica graduated from Great Bay Community College with an Associate Degree of Science in Nursing in 2014.  She first gained experience in the skilled nursing and medical-surgical setting, and then joined Cornerstone VNA in 2016.  Shortly after, Erica joined Cornerstone’s IV team and preceptor team.  She received a certification in infusion therapy in 2021 (CRNI). She continues to work toward a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and plans to attend annual infusion conferences.

Certified Lymphedema Therapists

Allyson Alexander, PT, DPT, Cert. MDT, CLT, WCC

Sally Grover, OTR/L, CLT

Cindy Gallant, PTA, CLT

Todd Burnett, PT, DPT, CLT

Jennifer Jackson, OTR/L, CLT, WCC

Corey Mastin, PT, CLT

Vestibular Rehabilitation

Vestibular rehabilitation therapy involves exercises that help manage dizziness and balance issues.

Karen Krause, PT, COS-C, AIB-VR, Rehab Manager

Cornelius, Donnelly, PT, AIB-VR

Lisa Matthews, PT, AIB-VR

Certified LSVT Clinicians

Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT) began as a Speech therapy effort and then expanded to the OT and PT disciplines. LSVT is an innovative and clinically-proven method for improving communication and movement in individuals with Parkinson’s disease with application to other neurological conditions.

Patty DeSmith, PT
Todd Burnett, PT, DPT
Jen Jackson, PT
Becky Ford, OT
Joy Newton, PTA
Deb Brackett, OT
Jeff Boyd, PT
Allison Marks, PT
Karen Krause, PT, COS-C
Jess Nelson, PT
Jen Maimone, PT
Jen O’Doherty, PTA
Ruthann Fournier, PTA
Lisa Matthews, PT
Matthew Lambert, PT, DPT
Cornelius Donnelly, DPT

Clinical Coordinator – Telehealth

Anne Carle, RN

Anne graduated from The University of New England in 2008 as a Registered Nurse with an Associate’s Degree. After working in a hospital setting for 12 years, as a Certified Nursing Assistant to RN, Anne joined Cornerstone VNA. She joined the Home Care team in 2012 as a Case Manager and is now the Clinical Coordinator managing the Telehealth program where she monitors patients closely on a daily basis. She also assists clinicians out in the field with any clinical issues. Anne is currently an active member of the Cornerstone VNA Disease Management Committee and The Smart Goal Team.  Anne has been awarded the 2017, 2018 and 2019 Telehealth Honors®presented by Health Recovery Solutions. The Telehealth Honors®is the only program to annually recognize individuals and programs who provide exceptional patient care in the home using modern telehealth technology.

Certified Matter of Balance Master Trainer

Katie Michaud, MS, OTR/L

Katie joined Cornerstone VNA in 2013 and is the Behavioral Health and Matter of Balance Coordinator. She graduated with her Master of Science Degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of NE in 2009. Katie leads the Behavioral Health Team at Cornerstone VNA and is an advocate for mental health education, resources, and support. At the community level, Katie shares her knowledge and expertise by providing mental health presentations through Cornerstone VNA’s Educational Series. At Cornerstone VNA, she leads Mental Health First Aid Trainings for the staff to ensure that patients and their families have the support they need. She also provides special presentations during staff meetings to promote mental health awareness. In 2017, Katie received her Master Trainer Certification in a program called “A Matter of Balance”. A Matter of Balance is designed to reduce fear of falling and increase activity levels among older adults.

      Rebecca Ford, OTR/L

      Becky graduated from The University of New England in Biddeford, Maine with a BS in Occupational Therapy in 1987 and has been an Occupational Therapist at Cornerstone VNA since 2014.  She brings a wealth of experience having worked for many years in areas of rehab and home care.  She began serving on the Cornerstone VNA Safety Committee in 2019 and received her “A Matter of Balance” Master Trainer Certification in October 2018.

      Adult Health Screening Clinics
        Sandra Powers, RN Community Wellness Nurse
        A graduate from Westbrook College she has over 25 years of experience in home care. Presently Sandy manages all of the Community Wellness Clinics and has worked at Cornerstone VNA since 1991.
      Mental Health First Aid Certification

      Kristie Bonyman, Social Worker
      Jeni Calabrese, Social Worker
      Shannon Calabro, Social Worker
      Michael Carleton, Nurse
      Megan Casey, Nurse
      Patrice DeSmith, PT
      Dana Diaz, OT
      Susan Faulkner, LNA
      Natalie Graveline, Nurse
      Lauren Kay, Chaplain
      Achhyata Kuthumi, Nurse
      Dayna Mayrose
      Corey Mastin, PT
      Kara McEneaney, OT
      JoEllen Meehan, Nurse
      Michele Merrill, Nurse
      Roberta Mifsud, Nurse
      Jennifer O’Doherty, PTA
      Lisa Romanovitz, Nurse
      Melissa Silver, Social Work
      Michelle Thibeault

      Board of Directors

      Dr. Archana Bhargava, Chair
      Anne Brown, Vice Chair
      Melanie Dupuis, Treasurer
      Jackie Fitzpatrick, Secretary
      Susan Gaudiello, Immediate Past Chair


      Austin Cornish

      Laura Davie

      Gina DeNuzzio

      Brian Gasbarro

      Jill Johnstone

      David Richard

      Marilyn Staff, RN

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