Southern Ocean Center
1361 Route 72 West
Manahawkin, NJ 08050

609 978-0600

Our Leadership Team

Lawrence D. Sullivan
Center Executive Director

Larry has been a licensed administrator for over 20 years. He has worked in South Jersey for well over 10 years. Larry  joined the Southern Ocean Center team in March, 2014.

Patty Daum Bennert
Admissions Director

Patty has been an Admissions and Marketing Director in this area since 1988 and with Southern Ocean Center since 2000.

Nicole Dibella
Director of Rehabilitation

Nicole started with Genesis in 2009 as an Occupational Therapy student.  She received a BA in psychology from Rutgers and went on to receive a Master's of Occupational Therapy from Temple University.  In 2016 Nicole became the Director of Rehabilitation at Southern Ocean Center.