Nursing Home Staff at Pleasant Ridge Manor

Our nursing home staff is dedicated to meeting the needs of each person with compassion, dignity, and respect. At Pleasant Ridge Manor, our health care team understands that every person has their own unique needs and goals.

Robert V. Smith

Executive Director
N.H.A.

Robert V. Smith, N.H.A., has been the Executive Director of Pleasant Ridge Manor for over twenty years. A licensed nursing home administrator, Bob ... View Profile »

Mary Venezia

Director of Nursing
R.N.

Mary Venezia, R.N. is the Director of Nursing. She has worked at Pleasant Ridge Manor for over 25 years. Mary oversees the services of the nursing ... View Profile »

Jenna Sonney

Assistant Director of Nursing
R.N.

Jenna Sonney is our Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON) and helps oversee the services of our nursing department. Jenna graduated from Mercyhurst ... View Profile »

Eardley Wickramsinghe

Medical Director
M.D

Eardley Wickramsinghe, M.D is the Medical Director for Pleasant Ridge Manor. Dr Wick has served the residents of Pleasant Ridge Ma... View Profile »

Nancy Payne

Admissions Coordinator

Nancy Payne is the Admissions Coordinator. Nancy has worked at Pleasant Ridge Manor for over 25 years. Please call Nancy with any of your questions... View Profile »

Mary Beth Pfister

Director of Social Services and Community Relations
M.S.

Mary Beth Pfister, M.S., is the Director of Social Services and Community Relations. MaryBeth has worked at Pleasant Ridge Manor for over 25 years,... View Profile »

Craig Heuser

Social Services Coordinator
M.Div

Craig Heuser M.Div. Craig is a Social Services Coordinator at Pleasant Ridge Manor. During yours or your loved one’s stay, you will be assign... View Profile »

Michelle Denniston

Social Services Coordinator
M.S.W.

Michelle Denniston, M.S.W.  Michelle is a Social Services Coordinator at Pleasant Ridge Manor. During yours or your loved one’s stay, yo... View Profile »

Carrie Altadonna

Social Services Coordinator
B.S.W.

Carrie Altadonna is a Social Services Coordinator at Pleasant Ridge Manor. She is also the Alzheimer's Support Group Coordinator and meets with fam... View Profile »

Sarah Schneider

Social Services Coordinator
BSW

Sarah Schneider, BSW is a Social Services Coordinator at Pleasant Ridge Manor. During yours or your loved one’s stay, you will be assigned a ... View Profile »

LeeAnn Krahe

Director of Activities and Volunteer Services
B.S., CTRS

LeeAnn Krahe, B.S., CTRS, is the Director of Activities and Volunteer Services.  Acknowledging that recreation is an important part of everyon... View Profile »

Jane Dorler

Assistant Director of Activities
B.S.

Jane Dorler, B.S., is the Assistant Director of Activities.  Jane plans the diverse activities, community outings, and special events that our... View Profile »

Karen Simpson

Food Service Director
C.D.M., C.F.P.P.,

Karen Simpson, C.D.M., C.F.P.P., is the Food Service Director. Karen’s mission is to see that all residents receive tasteful meals and snacks... View Profile »

Wendy Carr

Clinic Manager
L.P.N.

Wendy Carr is the Clinic Manager.  She co-ordinates all of the in-house clinic appointments offered at Pleasant Ridge Manor. Additionally... View Profile »

Lisa Baldwin

Resident Accounting Supervisor

Lisa Baldwin is the Resident Accounting Supervisor in the Business Office.  Residents always have the right to manage their own funds while in... View Profile »

Kay Villa

Resident Accounting Clerk

Kay Villa is the Resident Accounting Clerk in the Business Office. She is the first friendly face you are likely to meet in the Business Office. If... View Profile »

Pat Shea

Director of Environmental Services

Pat Shea is the Director of Environmental Services. Pat and his staff maintain the clean, safe environment that our residents enjoy. Pat is availab... View Profile »

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