Pawtucket Center
70 Gill Avenue
Pawtucket, RI 02861

401 722-7900

Our Leadership Team

Lori Borthers
Center Executive Director

Lori has a BSW degree from Wheelock College in Boston, Mass.  She has worked in the health care field since 1984, when she started as a CNA.  Lori has a great deal of experience in both acute care and long-term care settings. Lori has been an Administrator for 15 years, 12 of those years with Genesis (and still counting).  

Melissa Yakey
Director of Nursing

Melissa Yakey is a Registered Nurse with over 16 years of long-term care experience. She attended the CCRI ADN program and graduated with honors in 1994.  She was a Supervisor and Assistant Director of Nursing for many years at another local center before she, just recently, took the position as the Director of Nursing for Pawtucket Center.

Sharon Glaude
Admissions Director

Sharon has been the Director of Admissions since 2008.  She graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Sociology and Psychology from Rhode Island College.  She has 17 years of experience working with the senior population.

Aleksandra Golberg
Rehabilitation Program Director

Aleksandra graduated from Northeastern University with highest honors and her Master's in Physical Therapy. Alex has practiced physical therapy in SNF and outpatient therapy clinics for 7 years and has been the Program Manager here since July 2010. Alex brings enthusiasm and a positive attitude to each day, she is committed to providing quality, effective rehabilitation to each and every resident in our care.