Troy Hills Center
200 Reynolds Ave
Parsippany, NJ 07054

973 887-8080

Our Leadership Team

Joseph Schmidt
Center Executive Director

Joe began his career in Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation as a Recreation Director and has worked in health care for over 25 years.  He has worked for Kessler, Saint Barnabas Healthcare System, and Genesis HealthCare during his career.  In 2013 he became a licensed Administrator.  Shortly after he was promoted to Assistant Administrator of Morris Hills Center.  In January of 2015, Joe was promoted to Administrator of Troy Hills Center.  Joe has been with Genesis HealthCare for over 10 years and brings a commitment to excellence in care and exceptional customer service.

Helen Lewellen, RN
Director of Nursing

Helen has been a registered nurse for over 20 years. She obtained her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing in 1996. Helen became the Director of Nursing at Troy Hills Center in April 2006.  Helen also is certified as a Gerontological Nurse, an IV nurse, an approved NJ State Alzheimer’s Trainer and holds a NJ Certification as an Assistant Living Administrator.

Emilie Wellec
Program Manager Rehab Services

Emilie has a Master's of Science Degree in Physical Therapy from Columbia. She has been practicing for 27 years, specializing in Geriatric Rehabilitation and Orthopedics. Emilie has been working in the sub-acute/long-term care setting  for the Genesis family for the past 15 years. Emilie is dedicated to her patients, and makes every effort to assure they have a positive experience at Troy Hills Center.