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

Hospice and Palliative Care Director

Janice Howard

Life Care Director

Stacey Genest, RN, MSN, WCC, OMS

Home Care Director


Erika Lee, MHA

Advancement Director

Lisa Romanovitz, RN, COS-C

Quality and Education Director

Sarah Flynn, MSHI, LPN, BSPSYD

Health Information Director

Jeff Mitchell, RN

Hospice Care Team Manager

Erica Seawards, RN CRNI

Home Care Manager, Blue Team

Megan Casey, RN, BSN

Home Care Manager, Purple Team

Michael Carleton, RN

Home Care Manager, Yellow Team

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

Rehab Manager

Maureen Steer, MDiv

Holistic Disciplines Manager


Robert Clarke

IT Manager

Cheryl Bergman

Billing Manager

Jenette Coutinho

HR Manager

Danielle Perron

Business Office Manager

Medical Team

Patrick Lanzetta MD

Hospice Care Medical Director

Christine Dumont MSN, APRN, CPNP, AGNP-C

Hospice and 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 and Ostomy Nurses

Stacey Genest, RN, MSN, WCC
Stacey graduated from Rivier University with a BSN and a  Master’s Degree in Nursing Management and Leadership in 2019 . Stacey started her career in long term and acute care and then joined Cornerstone VNA in 2016. Stacey became Wound Care Certified (WCC) in 2017 and had extensive training as Ostomy Management Specialist in 2018. Stacey is an active member of the Wound and Ostomy team.

Amy Coombs, RN, BSN, OMS
Amy graduated from the University of New Hampshire in 2005 with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Amy has acute care experience and experience as a diabetes educator. She joined the Cornerstone VNA team in 2017. Amy became an Ostomy Management Specialist (OMS) in 2018.

Roberta “Bobi” Mifsud, RN, BSN, WCC
Bobi graduated from Syracuse University in 1993 with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Bobi has acute trauma care experience. She joined the Cornerstone VNA team in 2014. Bobi became Wound Care Certified (WCC) in 2018.

Kendra M. Ghent ASN, OMS
Kendra graduated from Great Bay Community College 2014 and has worked as a Home Care RN at Cornerstone VNA since 2019. She earned her certification as Ostomy Management Specialist (OMS) in 2020.

Allyson Alexander, PT, DPT, Cert. MDT, CLT, WCC
Allyson graduated from Ithaca College in 2006 with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy.  She worked as an outpatient physical therapist from 2007-2020, and joined Cornerstone VNA in 2020. She earned her lymphedema certification (CLT) in 2011, her Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy certification (McKenzie Method) in 2012 and most recently became Wound Care Certified (WCC) in 2021.  Allyson is an active member of the Wound Care team, and focusses on the management of patients with lymphedema and wounds.

Cindy Gallant, PTA
Wound Care Certification

Todd Burnett, PT
Wound Care Certification

Rose Slayton, RN
Wound Care Certification

Jennifer Jackson, OT
Wound Care Certification

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

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 is a Home Care Team Manager at Cornerstone VNA.  She graduated with her Master of Science Degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of NE in 2009.  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.  Through this program, Katie trains volunteers to become balance coaches who facilitate community balance classes.  Katie has been with Cornerstone VNA since 2013 and is currently a chairperson of the Strafford County Fall Prevention Task Force.

    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.

Board of Directors

Dr. Archana Bhargava, Chair

Anne Brown, Vice Chair

Jill Johnstone, Secretary

Melanie Dupuis, Treasurer

Jackie Fitzpatrick, Member at large

Susan Gaudiello, Immediate Past Chair


Laura Davie

Gina DeNuzzio

Brian Gasbarro

R. Casey O’Kane, Esq.

David Richard

Marilyn Staff, RN

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