Maureen Walsh is a registered nurse with more than 25 years of experience in patient care management, including oversight of two senior care facilities, and more than a decade as a director for a skilled nursing facility with 150 employees and more than 260 residents. As Braemar at Wallkill’s Administrator, Maureen leads our staff in continuing to provide the highest standard of care for our residents. She holds an Associate’s Degree in Nursing from Queensborough Community College, and is certified in PRI, SigmaCare, PointClickCare and Peritoneal Dialysis.
Patricia Skrynecki, LHCSA Director, RN
Patricia has worked in geriatric healthcare for many years, including more than a decade in assisted living and over thirty years in nursing homes. As the Licensed Home Care Services Agency (LHCSA) Director for Braemar at Wallkill, Patricia coordinates the home healthcare needs of our residents. She earned her AAS in Nursing from Nassau County Community College and is a member of Assisted Living Nursing Association and Empire State Association of Assisted Living.
Diane Seidner, Director of Admissions
Diane has been with Braemar at Wallkill since its opening in the spring of 2015. She has more than twenty years of experience in health and human services, including fifteen years owning and operating a successful daycare business. As Director of Admissions, Diane ensures the entire department works closely with each resident as well as their families during the move-in process to create individualized plans that include financial planning and healthcare treatments.
Nancy Rosen-LaTorre, Director of Case Management
Nancy has more than twenty years of experience in social work, spanning a variety of populations including children, teens with special needs, and senior citizens. As Director of Case Management, Nancy works directly with residents and their families to coordinate services, assist with applications for social security benefits, and act as a liaison between different departments. She holds an M.A. in Social Work from Adelphi University and a B.A. in Speech Communication from Ithaca College.
Cameron Gray, Director of Food Service
Cameron Gray has over 22 years of experience in nutrition and culinary arts. He has led teams in a variety of dining environments and worked in some of the country’s most prestigious restaurants. Cameron joined Braemar at Wallkill in the spring of 2016 as Director of Food Services. In this role, he ensures residents are offered a variety of healthy, delicious menus that feature fresh, seasonal ingredients. Cameron is a graduate of The Culinary Institute of America.
Harold Hildred, Director of Recreation
Harold has more than 25 years of experience organizing recreational programs for adolescents, adults and seniors. He specializes in the development of forward-thinking activities that balance health and wellness. As Director of Recreation, Harold organizes more than 60 innovative programs each week so residents can continue to have active, engaging and healthy lifestyles at Braemar at Wallkill. Harold holds a B.A. in Political Science from the State University of New York at New Paltz.