Frank J. McGuire, May 4, 1928 – July 7, 2020


The McGuire Group is pleased to share a memorial website honoring our Chairman, the late Frank J. McGuire, who entered into rest on July 7, 2020. The site offers visitors an opportunity to view photos, read about his life's work and leave a message for the McGuire family.

Susan Grigg, RN, BSN, CRRN, LNC, LNHA

Chief Executive Officer

Susan Grigg, RN, BSN, CRRN, LNC, LNHA, Chief Executive Officer, is responsible for managing the overall operations of the organization and ensuring regulatory compliance across the board. Sue had served as COO since 2020 and has held a number of roles within the company since 2007.  She holds a bachelor of science in nursing from […]

Stephen Eaton-Mercurio, RNMS, LNHA, CAS


Stephen Eaton-Mercurio serves as President of The McGuire Group. In this capacity, he is responsible for the oversight, management, and direction of services for the company’s 2,100 employees and six facilities: Autumn View Health Care Facility in Hamburg, Garden Gate Health Care Facility in Cheektowaga, Harris Hill Nursing Facility in Williamsville, Northgate Health Care Facility […]

Patrick McFeely, MBA, LNHA, LBBH,PM-LPC CHSP, CCM, SOLC, CCIM, Chief Experience Officer

Chief Experience Officer

Patrick McFeely serves as the Chief Experience Officer. Prior to his appointment, he served as the Administrator of the Garden Gate Health Care Facility, overseeing all operations for the 184-bed skilled nursing facility. Pat’s commitment to the company spans nearly three decades, having worked at Autumn View Health Care Facility as a young adult. He […]

Cynthia Hausle

Director of Admissions

Cindy Hausle works as the Director of Admissions for The McGuire Group, a role which allows her to develop unique and strong relationships with our patients, residents and their family members. Over the last 15 years, Cindy has been instrumental in developing initiatives to enhance the admission process and create seamless transfers for patients entering […]

Autumn View

Michelle Murtha-Kraus, MS, LNHA


Michelle is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operation of Autumn View’s 230-bed facility, ensuring regulatory compliance, implementing innovative best practices and continuing to enhance the facility’s culture for high-quality care. She possesses extensive experience in the long-term care field and is recognized for her commitment to employee engagement and resident/patient satisfaction. She holds a bachelor’s […]

Patti Dole, RN, MSN

Director of Nursing

Patti is responsible for overseeing all facets of the nursing department at the 230-bed facility. This includes compliance with all local, state and federal regulations as well as ensuring the highest quality of care for the residents and patients.

Mary Jane Dulinawka

Admissions Coordinator

Mary Jane Dulinawka has worked at Autumn View Health Care Facility since 1992. Her longstanding commitment to The McGuire Group is manifested in the enjoyment she receives from helping residents and their family members on a daily basis. Over her 20 years of service, Mary Jane has worked in the Admissions department at all five […]


Alexandra LaMothe, RN, FNP-BC, NHA


Alexandra LaMothe is the Administrator of Brookhaven Health Care Facility where she is responsible for planning, developing, organizing, directing and implementing the day-to-day functions of the facility, its programs and activities in accordance with federal, state and local standards, guidelines and regulations. Prior to her appointment, she worked as a nurse practitioner at the facility. […]

Kellie Burridge, RN

Director of Nursing

Kellie Burridge has been employed at Brookhaven Health Care Facility since 1989. Over the past 25 years, she has worked her way through the ranks holding nearly every nursing position including certified nursing assistant, medication nurse, unit coordinator, clinical instructor, associate director of nursing and assistant director of nursing. Her breadth of knowledge and leadership […]

Joni Martin

Admissions Coordinator

Joni Martin is the Admissions Coordinator at Brookhaven Health Care Facility, where she has been employed since 2005. Joni brings a broad mix of experience to her role in admissions and is one of the first faces patients, residents and family members see before entering the facility. After meeting her at the hospital or on […]

Garden Gate

Mark Dirlam, LNHA

Bio to come!

Dawn Serwacki

Director of Nursing

Marilee Stoklosa

Admissions Coordinator

Marilee Stoklosa has worked in the Admissions Department since 1987, assisting at a number of McGuire Group facilities over the years. Marilee’s years of experience have given her a unique ability to provide thoughtful guidance to those placing loved ones at Garden Gate or to those who are looking for the best short-term rehabilitative options […]

Harris Hill

Danielle Reusch, RN, BSN, WCC

Assistant Administrator

Danielle Reusch, RN, BSN, WCC, Assistant Administrator, is responsible for overseeing all operations of the 192 bed nursing and rehab facility. She has been with the company for more than 15 years and has held a number of positions within the organization including Director of Nursing and Assistant Director of Nursing. Danielle received her licensed […]

Kerry Jay, RN, BSN

Director of Nursing

Kerry is the quintessential nurse; ethical, confident, dependable and compassionate. When the seas of the pandemic got choppy staff looked to her for guidance and direction. For nearly a year, Kerry and her co-workers have stared bravely into the face of a global enemy. She has shown up, stepped up and given in ways that […]

Angela Wilt

Admissions Coordinator

Angela has shown her dedication to The McGuire Group through nearly 30 years of service.  She began her career at Northgate Health Care Facility, and held several roles before transferring to Harris Hill Nursing Facility when it opened its doors in 1992. Today she is one of the smiling faces that will greet you on a […]




Sam is responsible for the oversight and day-to-day operations of the 200-bed skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility. Prior to his appointment, he served as the Administrator at Absolut Care of Three Rivers and as a Subacute Unit Coordinator at The McGuire Group’s Garden Gate Health Care Facility. Sam holds a master’s degree in health care […]

Cassandra McGrath, RN, Infection Preventionist, PRI Certified

Director of Nursing

Cassandra McGrath began her career with the McGuire Group as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in 2015, where she floated among the five Western New York McGuire facilities. She served as the Nursing Supervisor and Assistant Director of Nursing at Northgate Health Care Facility before being appointed as the Director of Nursing in April of […]

Coni Ciffa

Admissions Coordinator

As the Admissions Coordinator at Northgate, Coni is often the first person potential residents, patients and family members speak to. She enjoys getting to know them, understanding their needs and guiding them through the admission process. Coni also serves as Northgate’s representative while out in the community by attending various facility-sponsored events and trade shows. […]


Kirsten Whittemore, ANP, MS, LNHA


Kirsten Whittemore, ANP, MS, LNHA, is well-versed in many areas of health care. In her role as Administrator, she also uses her experience as an Adult Nurse Practitioner to oversee the operation of all aspects of the facility, including nursing and administration. Kirsten holds a bachelor of arts in philosophy from Boston College as well […]

Diane Gioia, RN

Diane is responsible for overseeing all facets of the nursing department at the 160-bed facility. This includes compliance with all local, state and federal regulations as well as ensuring the highest quality of care for the residents and patients.

Kelly Zarbo

Admissions Coordinator

Kelly began her career with The McGuire Group in 2002 and is fully versed in all aspects of the admission process. This experience allows her to guide families through the transition into subacute or long-term care with peace of mind, providing them with answers regarding the hospital screening process, insurance requirements and admission into the […]