Down East Community Hospital
11 Hospital Drive, Machias, ME 04654
Phone: 207.255.3356


Administrative Staff

  • Ralph Gabarro, FACHE, Interim President/CEO
  • Lynnette Parr, Vice President Finance
  • Ernestine Reisman, Vice President, Human Resources
  • Geraldine Bryant, Sunrise Care Facility Administrator
  • Rob Janssen, Interim CNO
  • Andrea Poulos, Director of Quality Improvement
  • Nicole Stauffer, Maine Families Coordinator
  • Susan Huber, Imaging Manager
  • Nicole Shaw, Vice President of Operations
  • Vicki Brown, Patient Financial Services Manager
  • Laurie Hayward, Case Management Manager
  • Heather Dodsworth, Director of Rehabilitation Services
  • Monique Mills, Infection Prevention & Employee Health
  • Suzanne Lee, Accounting Manager
  • Janet Monaghan, Director of Nutrition Services 
  • Jeremy Look, Director of Plant Operations and Information Services
  • Michael Dudzik, Director of Pharmacy
  • Karen Theriault, Director of Health Information/Compliance Officer
  • Paula Flaherty, Sunrise Care Facility Director of Nursing
  • Dr. Thomas Ryan, Sunrise Care Facility Medical Director
  • Heidi Schwinn, Director of Surgical Services
  • Julie Hixson, Vice President of Marketing and Communications
  • Christina LaBrosse, Lab Manager
  • Sheryl Truman, Director of Med/Surg/Peds and Infusion Clinic
  • Lisa Carr, Vice President Physician Practices