The Rehabilitation Center of Albuquerque
5900 Forest Hills Dr. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109

505 822-6000

Our Leadership Team

Juanita K. Correa
Center Executive Director

Ms. Correa has been a licensed administrator since January 1991 in the State of New Mexico. She received her bachelors degree in Community Health from NM State University in 1984.  Ms. Correa has an extensive experience and knowledge in the geriatric field of both institutional and community long term care.

Viola Peina, RN
Center Nurse Executive

Viola is the Interim Center Nurse Executive at The Rehabilitation Center of Albuquerque.

Gail Garcia
Admissions Director

Gail is a Native American who was born, raised and lived on the Pueblo of Acoma Reservation.  She takes pride in her traditional rich culture which promotes the highest value for family, elders and children.  Gail has a combined 17 years of Long-term experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant, Activities Assistant, and Marketing/Admissions.  Gail has 2 years’ experience in the Transitional Care field at The Rehabilitation Center of Albuquerque.

Heather Carrington, OTR/L, DOR
Director of Rehabilitation

Heather has 11 years of geriatric experience, and has served as Director of Rehabilitation for 6 years.  Heather supports a dynamic team of therapists, including Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech and Language Pathologists at The Rehabilitation Center of Albuquerque.