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

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 »

David Lesseski

Medical Director

Dr. David Lesseski, D.O. is the Medical Director for Pleasant Ridge Manor. Pleasant Ridge Manor provides a team of skilled, caring physic... View Profile »

Leanne Hayes

Director of Nursing

A US Air Force Veteran, Leanne began her RN career in 2007 having supervised in numerous nursing homes after serving as a Direct Support Person for... View Profile »

Stacey Schnars

Assistant Director of Nursing

Stacey joined our PRM family as an LPN and worked with us for 5 years  until she graduated from Penn State Behrend as an RN. Stacey worke... View Profile »

Wendy Carr

Infection Preventionist

Wendy Carr is our Infection Preventionist.  She co-ordinates all of the in-house covid testing and vaccination clinics at Pleasant Ridge ... View Profile »

Heather Crane

Clinic Manager

If you or your loved one has an appointment with a provider outside of Pleasant Ridge Manor, Heather is the person who will make the arrangements f... View Profile »

Craig Heuser

Director of Social Services & Community Relations

Craig Heuser M.Div. Craig is a Social Services Coordinator at Pleasant Ridge Manor and is here to assure the delivery of quality Social Services an... View Profile »

Carrie Still

Admissions Coordinator

Carrie Still is the Admissions Coordinator at Pleasant Ridge Manor. Please call Carrie with any of your questions related to admission to... View Profile »

Heather Peterson

Social Services Coordinator

Heather Peterson, B.A. is a Social Services Coordinator at Pleasant Ridge Manor. During your or your loved one’s stay, you will be assigned a... View Profile »

Heather Schlosser

Social Services Coordinator

Heather Schlosser has a B.A. in Social Work and over thirty years experience. During your, or your loved one’s stay, you will be as... View Profile »

LeeAnn Krahe

Director of Activities and Volunteer Services

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

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

Christine Laughlin

Director of Food & Nutrition Services

Christine has been working in our Food & Nutrition Department for twenty years. Skilled in cooking, baking & cake decorating, she makes sur... 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 »

Christian Schultz

Director of Information Technology

Chris Schultz is the Director of Information Technology. Chris and his staff plan, coordinate, direct and design IT related activities of the organ... View Profile »

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