Meet the SeniorBridge Monroe Team
Manager, Central and South New Jersey
Kate brings more than a decade of experience in the healthcare field with an extensive background in sales, management and operations. Her strong leadership qualities have allowed Kate to enhance company growth through marketing strategies throughout the New Jersey area. Prior to joining SeniorBridge, Kate served as Operations Manager at Care Choice in Monroe, New Jersey where she managed professional office staff and 120 field employees, was responsible for daily operations and ensured compliance of nurses, aides, clients and office staff. Previous to that role, Kate served as Field Service Coordinator conducting field quality check visits and aide evaluations. Other career highlights include maintaining daily direct and indirect client relations in nursing homes, assisted living facilities and rehabilitation centers as Executive Administrative Assistant at The Elms of Cranbury in Cranbury, New Jersey. Among her achievements, the Home Care Association of New Jersey has recently appointed Kate to the Home Health Aide Committee.
Regional Sales Manager, New Jersey
Allison brings more than 25 years of experience in the healthcare field with an extensive background in sales and marketing management and particular expertise in census building and strategic planning. Prior to joining SeniorBridge, Allison served as Regional Marketing Manager for Springpoint Senior Living in Princeton, New Jersey where she reviewed customers’ needs and focused on strategic closings, created yearly marketing plans as budgets and trained assisted living marketing directors on creating effective marketing plans to increase census. Other career highlights include working to increase professional referral sources as Director of Sales and Marketing at Watchung Ridge Assisted Living and supporting all regional marketing efforts including training and reporting as Area Marketing Director for Northeast Region at Summerville/Emeritus Senior Living. Allison also has professional experience in community relations and as a family support counselor.
Prior to her current role at SeniorBridge, Sheli accumulated more than 15 years of experience in the Elder Care field, including founding Caring Connections of New Jersey. Her journey has allowed her to work with families of aging loved ones and seniors. The needs of her clients have included aging in place in a facility or at home, family support, hospice, home health, home care and the financial and legal responsibilities that go along with all of these things. Sheli is a facilitator through the Alzheimer's Association, is a bereavement facilitator through the Diocese of Newark and provides education for seniors and their loved ones throughout New Jersey.
Mary Keller, RN
Mary brings more than 30 years of professional nursing experience with a deep commitment for client-centered care and family advocacy to her role as Care Manager. She started her nursing career at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, New Jersey. She also worked as a Nursing Supervisor for Mount Carmel Guild in Trenton, New Jersey where she worked for 15 years providing direct patient care to the poor and elderly of Trenton, New Jersey. Prior to joining SeniorBridge, Mary served as Registered Nurse for Newborn Nurses Group in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. Other career highlights include serving as Registered Nurse at Community Hospice of Greenwood House and at Interim Healthcare in Princeton, New Jersey. Mary also has experience working in the cancer unit at St. Francis Hospital and the Hospice program at Visiting Nurse Association in Trenton, New Jersey. Mary earned her liberal arts degree from St. Petersburg Junior College and her Registered Nurse degree from Our Lady of Lourdes Nursing School in Camden, New Jersey. She also has obtained a Veterinary Technician degree from Burlington County Institute of Technology. She holds licensure in the state of New Jersey as a Registered Nurse.
Doreen Jacobs, RN, CCM
Doreen has nearly 20 years of experience as a Registered Nurse, with 7 years of experience in oncology and 5 in hospice, in addition to having spent the past 15 years in the greater Monroe area. Prior to joining the SeniorBridge team in Monroe, New Jersey as a Care Manager, Doreen worked as Clinical Operations Manager and Triage Nurse for a Hospice Agency. Before this, she gained experience in the industry, working in positions including Case Manager, Safety Specialist, Quality Control Review and Drug Safety Associate. She is currently a Registered Nurse in the states of New Jersey and New York and a Certified Case Manager, and received her Associate’s Degree in Nursing from Bergen Community College.
Linda Piccotti, RN
Linda brings more than 25 years of professional nursing experience with particular expertise in geriatrics, health education, and home care management within a variety of medical settings. Her commitment to excellence is reflected in her provision of client-centered care and a strong approach to client advocacy. Prior to joining SeniorBridge, Linda served as Nurse and Eldercare Coordinator at Piscataway Township Senior Center in New Jersey where she conducted educational programs, worked with social workers to ensure health and safety of residents, and compiled yearly operation reports. Other career highlights include building solid relationships with staff and patients as Senior Wellness Nurse and case managing home care clients as Staff Registered Nurse at the Visiting Nurse Association of New Jersey in Red Bank, New Jersey. Linda earned her Associate Degree in Nursing from Middlesex County and completed comprehensive training in I.V. Certification, Central Venous Access and Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters (PICC) Line clinical monitoring and complication management from Perivascular Nurse Consultants in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She holds licensure in the states of New Jersey and Pennsylvania as a Registered Nurse and has completed Core Care Management Training and Basic Life Support for Healthcare Practitioner with use of Automated External Defibrillator (AED) certification. Linda is a member of the New Jersey State Nurses Association, American Nurses Association and the National Association of Certified Hypnocounselors.
Stacey Rockman, MSW, LSW
Stacey brings more than 20 years of experience in the healthcare field with particular expertise in crisis intervention and providing counseling. Prior to joining SeniorBridge, Stacey served as Case Manager for Jewish Family Service performing geriatric assessments, making home visits throughout Union county and assessing client current and past needs. Other career highlights include developing early childhood curriculum as Early Childhood Director at Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva and implementing educational/outreach programs for a 1,500- family member synagogue as Family Education Director for Park Avenue Synagogue in New York City. Stacey earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in American History from Columbia University, Master of Social Work from Wurzweiler School of Social Work at Yeshiva University and her Master of Science in Education from Bank Street College of Education. Stacey is professionally affiliated with the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).