About Us:

Our Team

For more than 25 years, First Choice Health Centers has been known in the East Hartford, Manchester, and Vernon communities for compassionately providing accessible, quality healthcare to patients of all ages and backgrounds, regardless of their insurance status or ability to pay.

Our dedicated staff and leadership ensure our healthcare professionals and facilities are equipped to meet the needs in our communities.

Management Staff

Ricardo Cuevas, DDS

Dental Director

Director of Pharmacy

Sabrina Griswold, PharmD

Adam Korza

Director of Information Technology

Samantha Moberger, PA

Director of Performance Improvement

Cassandra Marcheggiani, LCSW

Clinical Director of Behavioral Health

Susan Roman

Director of Clinical Services

Christy Yuen, MD

Director of Psychiatry

Key Staff

Eric Barnett

Staff Accountant

Alexa Del Greco

Executive Assistant to the President/CEO

Shenika Lewis

Billing Manager

Eric Newman


Jacqueline Y. Oglesby

Administrative Compliance Coordinator

Mildred Vega

Senior Practice Administrator

Deborah White

Special Projects Manager

Board of Directors

Jeffrey Steele

President and Chief Executive Officer

Ann-Marie Stevenson

Board Chair

Zafar Rashid

Vice Chair

David McKee


Winsome Barnaby


John Connor

Conor Duffy

David McQuade

Gislaine Ortiz-Jimenez

Christopher Raccuia

Christopher Rucci

Melissa Seville

Ashoo Sharda

Aaliyah Miller

Advocacy Committee Member

Leadership Team

Jeffrey Steele

President and Chief Executive Officer

Sandeep Bhashyam, MD/MBA

Chief Medical Officer

Sean Murphy, CPA

Chief Financial Officer

Heidi Joseph

Chief Operating Officer

Gail Fancher

Director of Human Resources

FTCA Deemed: This health center receives HHS funding and has federal Public Health Service (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.