Oak Grove Center
27 Cool Street
Waterville, ME 04901

207 873-0721

Our Leadership Team

Sara Sylvester
Center Executive Director

Sara's experience in the long-term care arena has been life-long for her, having grown up in the nursing home that her parents ran in Madison, ME.  She started her career as a nurse, receiving her nursing degree in 1971.  She eventually became Director of Nursing and finally a Nursing Home Administrator.  She has been the Administrator of Oak Grove since 1995.  Sara's management team has some of the greatest longevity in the company with seven of her department managers being in the Genesis 20-Year Club.  Sara has led her team to achieving the American Health Care Association Bronze & Silver Quality award in recent years.

Mary Paradis, RN
Director of Nursing

Mary has been with Genesis HealthCare/Oak Grove Center since 1997 and was promoted in 2001 to become Oak Grove's Director of Nursing. She received her BSN from the University of Maine in 1995 and has spent the majority of her nursing career in the Long-Term Care setting. Mary has worked to build a team of experienced geriatric nurse professionals whose goal is to provide a caring and compassionate environment for both Short-Stay Rehabilitation patients and Long-Term Care residents.

Candice Moore
Admissions Director

Candice has been working for Genesis HealthCare since 2009 and is new to her current role as an Admissions Director.  She is dedicated to meeting the admissions needs of patients, residents and their families. Her goal is to make every admission to Oak Grove a positive experience.