Leadership Profiles

As part of the True2Life program, Nursing and Physician care is a fundamental key to reaching your goals.

The professional team designated to your individual care will include Physicians, Specialized Nursing teams(consisting of RNs, LPNs, C.N.A.s), Dieticians, Wound Care Specialists, Recreation Leaders, Social Workers, Respiratory Therapists, and more. These professionals will work together to make your stay both pleasant and rewarding.

Cortlandt Healthcare prides itself on the quality and caring of its staff. Our team members are always willing to go above and beyond to make your stay as rewarding as possible.


Administrator Abe Cohen, LNHA Administrator
Director of Nursing Barbara Rusinko, RN Director of Nursing
Director of Admissions Sharon Sussman Director of Admissions
Director of Recreation & Volunteer Services Sandra Sindaco, CTRS Director of Recreation & Volunteer Services
Memory Care Specialist Joni Kretzmer Memory Care Specialist
Human Resources Director Candice Krueger Human Resources Director
Director of Concierge Services Miranda Collins Director of Concierge Services
Registered Dietitian / Nutritionist Melanie Di Stante, RD Registered Dietitian / Nutritionist
MDS Coordinator Beatriz V Roxas, RN, BSN MDS Coordinator
Director of Rehabilitation Tammy Hayes Director of Rehabilitation
Director of Social Services Renate Gazzola Director of Social Services
Social Worker Sandy Kovoor Social Worker
Director of Dietary Services Michelle Kall Director of Dietary Services
Business Office Manager Roxana Varga Business Office Manager
Director of Maintenance Jeison Lopez Director of Maintenance
3rd Floor Unit Manager Abigail Barton, RN 3rd Floor Unit Manager
1st floor unit manager Anthony Rodriguez, RN 1st floor unit manager
2nd Floor Unit Manager Carla Cramp 2nd Floor Unit Manager
Community Therapy Dog Owen Collins Community Therapy Dog