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, MBA LNHA Administrator
Assistant Administrator Tina Rodriguez Assistant Administrator
Director of Nursing Julieza Lavina, RN Director of Nursing
Assistant Director of Nursing Diana Charles-Hall, RN Assistant Director of Nursing
Director of Admissions Audrena Mitchell Director of Admissions
Director of Rehabilitation Services Wesley Trinidad, DPT Director of Rehabilitation Services
Assistant Director of Rehabilitation Brianna Miller Assistant Director of Rehabilitation
Concierge Fatma Mujovic Concierge
Concierge Chrystle Gonzalez Concierge
Director of Care Transition Queena Malik Director of Care Transition
Director of Human Resources Georgia J. Vickers Director of Human Resources
Director of Therapeutic Recreation Javier Ariza Director of Therapeutic Recreation
Director of Social Services Tiffany Whyte, MSW Director of Social Services
Director of Marketing Zev Wolf Director of Marketing
Director of Environmental Services Berry Wright Director of Environmental Services
Director of Maintenance Laura Capozzi Director of Maintenance
Head of Security Emanuel Rink Head of Security
Director of Food Services Shane Kuhnen Director of Food Services
Sous Chef Matthew Cardinale Sous Chef
Physician Dr. Ahmar Butt Physician