Sarah S. Brayton Nursing Center
4901 No. Main Street
Fall River, MA 02720

508 675-1001

Our Leadership Team

Sandy Sarza, BA, NHA
Center Executive Director

Sandy joined the Genesis team as the Center Executive Director at Sarah S. Brayton Nursing Care Center in 2016.  Sandy is a graduate of Stonehill College with a Bachelor's degree in Health Care Administration.  Sandy is a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator in the states of Massachusetts and Rhode Island.  She has worked in the health care industry since 1981.  Sandy has worked for several large corporations in skilled nursing care at various levels. Sandy is also a Certified Activity Consultant, an Instructor for the Modular Education Program for Activity Professionals, a Certified Dementia Practitioner and a Certified Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Trainer.

Betty Gardner
Director of Nursing

Betty joined Sarah S. Brayton Nursing Center in the summer of 2014. Betty is a graduate University of Massachusetts Boston bringing with her 15 years of experience as a Senior Director of Nursing with Genesis HealthCare and a specialty on Coronary Intensive Care. She has worked with multiple Genesis HealthCare facilities and is excited to settle in at Sarah S. Brayton. Betty is committed to empowering her staff by providing them with continuing education and strong leadership. Betty is looking forward to continuing her leadership role and being sure every resident receives the highest quality of compassionate care.

Sean Baker, PT, MBA
Director of Rehabilitation

Sean joined Sarah S. Brayton Nursing Care Center in the summer of 2016 as the Director of Rehabilitation and brings over 20 years of experience as a Physical Therapist. The rehabilitation team at Sarah Brayton continues to lead in outstanding outcomes with our short term rehabilitation patients as well as providing focused care for our long term residents.