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 Rehabilitation Tammy Hayes, PTA Director of Rehabilitation
Assistant Director of Rehabilitation Nancy Dill, PTA Assistant Director of Rehabilitation
Director of Human Resources Candice Krueger Director of Human Resources
Director of Recreation & Volunteer Services Sandra Sindaco, CTRS Director of Recreation & Volunteer Services
Memory Care Specialist Joni Kretzmer Memory Care Specialist
Registered Dietitian / Nutritionist Melanie Di Stante, RD Registered Dietitian / Nutritionist
MDS Coordinator Beatriz V Roxas, RN, BSN MDS Coordinator
Director of Social Services Renate Gazzola Director of Social Services
Director of Dietary Services Michelle Kall Director of Dietary Services
Business Office Manager Roxana Varga Business Office Manager
Director of Building Services Jeison Lopez Director of Building Services
Clinical Care Manager Tuvia Hagler, RN BSN Clinical Care Manager
3rd Floor Unit Manager Abigail Barton, RN 3rd Floor Unit Manager
Long Term Care Manager Carla Cramp Long Term Care Manager