Ridgewood Center
25 Ridgewood Road
Bedford, NH 03110

603 623-8805

Our Leadership Team

Ellen Lapointe
Center Executive Director

Ellen is a New Hampshire native and started her career in Long Term Care during an internship in college where she fell in love with the industry. She began working for Genesis HealthCare in 2007 as an Assistant Administrator  in a large facility before becoming an Administrator in 2012 with a Genesis HealthCare facility in Massachusetts. She then transitioned to a Genesis HealthCare facility in NH, closer to home, and most recently to Ridgewood Center in June 2016. Ellen attended Plymouth State University and holds her Bachelor of Science in Business Management with a minor in Economics. Ellen believes in a team approach and that each member plays a vital role in the health, wellbeing and happiness of the residents we serve.

Florence A. Temeng
Center Nursing Executive

Florence has been with Ridgewood for over 20 years with various positions including the roles of Unit Manager, Staff Educator, Weekend Supervisor, and Assistant Director of Nursing. Florence is a graduate of St. Josephs School of Nursing also with a Bachelor's degree in nursing. Florence also has a diploma in Public Administrations and has traveled all over the world.

James Sullivan
Admissions Director

James Sullivan has 12 years of experience in healthcare with 8 years as an Admissions Director. He has worked in various departments including nursing and dietary. He is currently working on his Bachelor's in Healthcare Management to one day be an Executive Director.

Nikki Jobin
Director of Social Services

Nikki is the Director of Social Services for the Long Term Care units. Nikki graduated from Plymouth State University with a Bachelor's in Social Work with a concentration in elder services and minor in psych. Nikki is also a certified dementia practitioner. Nikki has worked in the healthcare field since she was a teenager. She has worked in Long Term Care since 2004.