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

508 675-1001

Our Leadership Team

Linea McQuay

Linea joined the Genesis team as the Administrator at Sarah S. Brayton Nursing Care Center.  Linea is a graduate of the University of Rhode Island with a Bachelor's degree in Food Science and Nutrition.  She has her Master's degree from Framingham State College in Public Administration.  Linea is a Licensed Administrator in the state of Massachusetts.  She has worked in the health care Industry since 1984.  Linea has worked for several large corporations in skilled nursing care at both the facility and regional levels. She began her healthcare career many years ago as a certified nursing assistant at Kent County Hospital and West View Health Care Center in Rhode Island.

Joanne Almeida
Director of Nursing

Joanne joined the Sarah S. Brayton Center in 1997.  She was hired as a Unit Charge Nurse with 17 years of experience.  Joanne has held many roles at Sarah Brayton prior to her role as Director of Nursing.  Her focus is to provide patient centered care with the family as an integral part of the team. Joanne is also committed to empower her staff by providing them with continuing education. Joanne is looking forward to continuing her leadership role at Sarah Brayton and being sure every resident receives the highest quality of compassionate care.

Cheryl Scanlon
Senior Rehabilitation Program Manager

Cheryl has been an integral part of the team at Sarah S. Brayton Center since 1997.  Cheryl is a graduate from Newbury College and brings more than 18 years of experience to patients and residents. The rehabilitation team that Cheryl has built has achieved high levels of success in providing care that has made Sarah S. Brayton a leader in providing Short-Term Rehabilitation.