Leadership Profiles

Meet Our Wonderful Multi-Ethnic Team…

Our diverse multicultural staff, reflective of the rich diversity that characterizes New York, is comprised of many individuals who have been an integral part of The Phoenix Rehabilitation and Nursing Center for a decade or more. Our dedicated professionals are attuned to our patients’ well-being and cultural needs, and go the extra mile to assure a positive frame of mind in conjunction with healing the body. Most importantly, they understand the importance of a kind word, a gentle touch and the healing power of a smile.


Administrator Ephie Carni, LNHA Administrator
Assistant Administrator Tina Rodriguez, LNHA Assistant Administrator
Director of Nursing Julieza Lavina, RN Director of Nursing
Assistant Director of Nursing Denis West, RN, BSN, MSN Assistant Director of Nursing
Director of Admissions Chris Leong Director of Admissions
Director of Marketing Aaron Jackson Director of Marketing
Assistant Director of Rehabilitation Brianna Miller Assistant Director of Rehabilitation
Director of Human Resources Georgia J. Vickers Director of Human Resources
Director of Social Services Ramón Welsh Director of Social Services
Concierge Services Zhaoxu Li Concierge Services
Director of Food Services Anthony Williams Director of Food Services
Assistant Director of Food Services Alroy Knight Assistant Director of Food Services
Director of Environmental Services Berry Wright Director of Environmental Services
Admissions PRI Nurse Sharonda Manuel, RN Admissions PRI Nurse
Director of Maintenance Richard Roman Director of Maintenance
Physician Dr. Ahmar Butt Physician