Wolfeboro Bay Center
39 Clipper Dr.
Wolfeboro , NH 03894-4222

603 569-3950

Our Leadership Team

Lisa McLaughlin
Center Executive Director

Lisa is originally from Upstate New York where she grew up and attended Elmira College. She received her M.S. from the University of North Texas’ Center for Studies in Aging with a focus on Long Term Care Administration. She has been a licensed Administrator since 1986 and has worked in this profession for the past 28 years in NY, NJ, CT, MA and now New Hampshire. She has worked for Genesis HealthCare since 2007 and recently transferred to Wolfeboro Bay.

Mary Wakefield
Director of Nursing

Mary began her career at Concord Hospital with a Business Degree in Nursing Administration in the Management of Information Systems Department. While there she obtained her nursing degree, and became a staff nurse working in various departments. In this role she gained experince in Med /Surg, telemetry, IV Team, and ICU/CCU. Then transferred to Lakes Region Hospital working in special procedures and recovery departments. She then went on to become a Vocational Health Science Teacher and created multiple other classes focusing on Sports Medicine, CPR instruction, First Aid teacher, and EMT to name a few. Mary then acquired her Masters Degree and began working for Sunbridge and Mountain View as a per diem nurse. Mary then became Director of Nursing in August of 2013.

Donah Brookes
Admissions Director

Donah Brookes joined Wolfeboro Bay in June 2012. She is a long time resident of the Wolfeboro and Lakes Region communities. Her background most recently has been in philanthropy and healthcare marketing. Donah has more than 10 years of experience in sales, event planning, and academic and healthcare philanthropy.

Valerie Murray
Therapy Program Manager

Valerie Murray received a Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Therapy and Psychology from St. Ambrose University in Davenport, Iowa. She has 18 years of experience as an Occupational Therapist working in acute-rehabilitation, neuro-rehabilitation, Alzheimer's and skilled nursing centers. She has been a dedicated Therapy Program Manager to our patients and staff members since 2007.