About

Our Mission

First Choice Health Centers’ mission as a community health center providing integrated care is to break down the social and economic barriers to wellness and healthy living while extending the viable and productive lives of those we serve.

Management Staff

Pawel Bialczak
Director of Information Technology

Himabindu Illindala, DDS
Dental Director

Christy Yuen, MD
Director of Behavioral Health, Psychiatrist

Sheila Sutton, RN
Director, Clinical Services

Samantha Moberger, PA
Director of Performance Improvement

Sabrina Griswold, PharmD
Director of Pharmacy

 

Key Staff

Jacqueline Y. Oglesby
Executive Assistant to the CEO

Eric Newman
Senior Accountant

Deborah White
Special Projects Coordinator

Lisa Beaulieu
Executive Assistant to the CMO & CFO

Eric Barnett
Accounts Payable/Payroll

Shenika Lewis
Billing Manager

Mildred Vega
Practice Administrator, East Hartford Campus

Cynthia Costa
Practice Administrator, Vernon/Manchester Campuses

Debra Riggs
Executive Operations Assistant  

James Akkidas
Epidemiologist 

Board of Directors

Ann-Marie Stevenson
Board Chair

David McKee
Treasurer

Winsome Barnaby
Secretary

John Connor

David McQuade

Gislaine Ortiz-Jimenez

Zafar Rashid

Melissa Seville

Vincent Vallario

Stacy Ann Walker

Jeffrey Steele
 President, CEO, CFO, and Ex-Officio

Leadership Team

Jeffrey Steele
President & CEO

Robert Zavoski, MD, MPH, FAAP
Chief Medical Officer

Samantha A. Taylor, MHA
Chief Operations Officer

Sandra L. Spencer,
SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Director of Human Resources