Senior Leadership


Mike Ward

President/CEO Pines of Sarasota

Janet K. Ginn (ex-officio)

President, Pines of Sarasota Foundation


Melanie Manney, APRN, NHA

Nursing Home Administrator

Bruce Blake

Chief Financial Officer

Helen Kuenzner

Vice President of Human Resources

Amanda Harrison

Vice President of Business Development


Jamie Cochick, RN

Director of Nursing

Bob Griffiths

Chaplain & Corporate Compliance Officer

Cindy Christo Brown

Director of Executive Services

Kelly Christie, MSW

Director of Social Services

Taryn Flagg, MS, OTR/L

Director of Rehabilitation

Charles Rowley

Director of Admissions

Sandy de Lenferna

Director of Activities

Debbie Dodge

Director of Dietary Services

Brent Devoe

Director of Plant Operations

Bill Kuipers

Director of Environmental Services

Amanda Collier, LPN

Assisted Living Executive Director

Donna Albano

Director of Volunteer Services

Connie Snyder

Director of Pines Child Care

Rebecca Berden

Director of Fabulous Finds Thrift Shop

Cindy Forbus, M.Ed., RN

Clinical Educator


Jeanine Johnson, LPN

Clinical Services Liaison

Vanda Fredericks

Clinical Services Liaison