Meet the SeniorBridge Lawrenceville Team
Regional Executive Director
Kate brings nearly a decade of experience in the healthcare field with an extensive background in sales, management and operations. Her strong leadership qualities have allowed Kate to enhance company growth through marketing strategies throughout the New Jersey area. Prior to joining SeniorBridge, Kate served as Operations Manager at Care Choice in Monroe, New Jersey where she managed professional office staff and 120 field employees, was responsible for daily operations and ensured compliance of nurses, aides, clients and office staff. Previous to that role, Kate served as Field Service Coordinator conducting field quality check visits and aide evaluations. Other career highlights include maintaining daily direct and indirect client relations in nursing homes, assisted living facilities and rehabilitation centers as Executive Administrative Assistant at The Elms of Cranbury in Cranbury, New Jersey. Among her achievements, the Home Care Association of New Jersey has recently appointed Kate to the Home Health Aide Committee.
Regional Director of Professional Relations
Allison brings more than 25 years of experience in the healthcare field with an extensive background in sales and marketing management and particular expertise in census building and strategic planning. Prior to joining SeniorBridge, Allison served as Regional Marketing Manager for Springpoint Senior Living in Princeton, New Jersey where she reviewed customers’ needs and focused on strategic closings, created yearly marketing plans as budgets and trained assisted living marketing directors on creating effective marketing plans to increase census. Other career highlights include working to increase professional referral sources as Director of Sales and Marketing at Watchung Ridge Assisted Living and supporting all regional marketing efforts including training and reporting as Area Marketing Director for Northeast Region at Summerville/Emeritus Senior Living. Allison also has professional experience in community relations and as a family support counselor.
Matt Nye, RN, MSN, MHA
Director of Client Services
Matt brings more than a decade of professional nursing experience to his role as Director of Client Services, with particular expertise in oncology, hospice homecare and health care management. He also has 18 years of experience as a First Aide Squad Member EMT before attending nursing school in Ocean County, New Jersey. Prior to joining SeniorBridge, Matt served as Director of Nursing for The Residence at Toms River, an assisted living facility in New Jersey. Career highlights include serving as Director of Nursing for the Visiting Nurse Association of Central Jersey and as Supervisor of Pain Management for The Cancer Treatment Centers of Philadelphia. Among his accomplishments, Matt authored an article entitled "Do Unto Others" in the July 28, 2003 issue of Nursing Spectrum magazine and co-authored "Shared Leadership in Progress, One Magnets Unit of Care Effort to Improve Oncology Care" with Tara Mount, RN, for the January 2005 issue of the online journal Excellence in Nursing Knowledge. Matt earned an Associate Degree in Nursing from Ocean County College in Ocean County, New Jersey and earned both his Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Master of Science in Nursing in Health Care Administration degrees from Seton Hall University in South Orange, New Jersey. Matt holds licensure in the states of New Jersey and Pennsylvania as a Registered Nurse. He has held certifications as an Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) and is Board Certified in Pain Management (BC) and was appointed by the Home Care Association of New Jersey to the Infection Control and Emergency Preparedness Work Groups.
Julie E. Lehrman
Director of Professional Relations
Before coming to SeniorBridge, Julie was a Pharmaceutical Sales Representative promoting dermatologic products to physicians for Inventiv Health/Dermik Laboratories and cardiovascular products for Inventiv Health/Novartis Pharmaceuticals in New York City. Previously, she had been a Social Worker at the Children's Aid Society, providing individual and group counseling in a teenage pregnancy prevention program. Julie has also had a thriving private practice as a therapist in Chicago working with couples and families often referred by local physicians and school social workers, and she served as a Family Services Facilitator, coordinating healthcare and support services for special education students in La Grange, IL school districts. Julie earned her BA in Psychology from Michigan State University and MA in Social Work from the University of Chicago. She also studied Spanish culture and language at the University of Alcalá in Spain.
Barbara is a Care Manager and Home Healthcare professional, who brings more than 10 years of experience as a Care Manager in Monroe, New Jersey. She comes to SeniorBridge from Takecare Health Systems in the Health and Wellness Division of Walgreens, where she was responsible for providing occupational health services to client’s employees, as well as treating and triaging worksite illness and injury, and monitoring medical surveillance and Work Comp case management. Other career highlights include working at Centrastate Healthcare System as a Staff RN and Resource Nurse in the Progressive Care Unit, working at St. Peter’s University Hospital as a Staff RN and Unit Preceptor in the Respitory Nursing Care Unit, working for Bayada Nurses as a Staff RN in the Home Care Division, and working at Hartwyck at Edison Estates as a Staff RN in the Sub-acute care Unit. Barbara obtained her Associate’s Degree in Science Nursing from Middlesex County College, and her Bachelor’s in Science Nursing from Thomas Edison State College.