Elaine Center at Hadley
20 North Maple Street
Hadley , MA 01035-9715

413 584-5057

Our Leadership Team

Desiree Piette, LNHA
Center Executive Director

Desiree joined Genesis HealthCare in 2015 and recently joined the Elaine Center as the Executive Director in 2017. She is a graduate of Stonehill College with a Bachelor's Degree in Healthcare Administration and Communication.

Michele Papageorge, RN
Center Nurse Executive

Michele is the Center Nurse Executive at Elaine Center at Hadley.

Kathy Graves
Admissions Director

Kathy Graves has been the Admission Director since 2004. She has worked in the center since it opened in 1996 and has been in LTC for 35 years. Her role is help patients, residents and families make the transition from hospital to home as smooth as possible. 

Sharon Dowd, OTR/L
Director of Rehabilitation

Sharon has worked for Genesis Rehab Services for over ten years now. Prior to beginning her role at the Elaine Center, Sharon was at Heritage Hall East in Agawam, MA as the Director of Rehab. Sharon has been an OT since 1997, graduated from Springfield college with Bachelors in Science-Rehab Services, and received her Masters in Education-Occupational Therapy in 1999. Sharon's specialty area is seating and positioning/ custom seating systems and she has worked in Geriatric Rehab her entire career.