Administrative Staff

The administrative staff is here to make your life easier. We’re happy to walk you through the often-confusing world of healthcare, and we’ll do everything we can to meet your needs. For us, that means a commitment to organization and efficiency balanced with our dedication to personal service.

Greg Chambery


Greg has worked at The Maplewood for nearly four decades and loves that every day is a new adventure. He holds a degree in Business Administration and is a NYS Licensed Nursing Home Administrator.

Outside of the office, Greg enjoys spending time with his wife and three children. He serves as President of the Rochester Christian School Foundation and Chair of the New York State Health Facilities Association.

Laurie Zazzara

Laurie Zazzara

Assistant Administrator

With over 27 years of experience in the healthcare field, Laurie oversees our business office. She loves that there is never a dull moment and enjoys her interactions with residents and their family members.

Married with two children, Laurie loves spending as much time with her family as she can. She lives and works by the motto, “Treat others as you would want to be treated.”

Lynn Pierce

Director of Admissions and Social Services

Lynn holds a Bachelor of Social Work and has over 30 years of experience in her field. She brings a high level of compassion and expertise as she guides potential residents and their families through the challenges associated with aging and increasing care needs. She meets with people to listen and assess their situation, educate about the Maplewood approach and help determine the best pathway to meet their specific needs. While at the Maplewood, she continues to work closely with residents and families, providing support and advocacy throughout their stay.

Lynn enjoys culture and the chance to experience different types of cuisine, art and music.

Erin Dey Director of Nursing

Erin Dey, BS, RN

Director of Nursing

Erin is a Registered Nurse and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing. She brings strong leadership and a caring, professional approach to our nursing department. With over 30 years of hands-on experience in her field, Erin has worked in acute and long term care, home care case management and long term care nursing administration. She describes herself as someone who loves being on the units caring for residents while working side by side with her nursing team.

Outside of work, Erin is busy pursuing her master’s degree in Nursing Administration. She lives in Webster, NY and enjoys spending time with her family.

JeanAnn Kubishin, BS, RN

Assistant Director of Nursing

JeanAnn is a Registered Nurse and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing. She brings us over 30 years of acute and long term care nursing experience. She has worked in long term care as an infection control nurse, a nurse educator and a nurse manager. She is passionate about caring for the elderly and actually began her career in nursing during her teenage years as a nursing assistant.

Outside of work JeanAnn enjoys painting and is very active in the Society of Decorative Painters.

Liz Benedict

Director of Therapy and Wellness

Liz manages our in-house therapy department. She has a Masters in Physical Therapy and is Certified in Gerontology. She has over 20 years of experience in her field and has worked in multiple settings including home care, hospital, outpatient and skilled nursing facilities. Liz and her team work closely with every resident to help improve quality of life and promote active living by maintaining the highest possible level of mobility.

Outside of work Liz enjoys spending time with her husband, two teenage children and two dogs. She is a huge sports fan. In addition to watching her children participate in sports, she loves to watch all kinds of professional sports.

Gary Sacco, Director of Recreation

Gary Sacco

Director of Recreation

Gary’s upbeat and positive personality permeates The Maplewood. For more than 20 years he has been involved in helping residents live more meaningful lives through excellent programming. He loves to cycle and he lives by the motto, “Be consistently good every day.”

Dan Newman - director of dining services

Dan Newman

Director of Dining Services

Dan has worked in the restaurant industry for over 16 years. He uses his extensive culinary skills and dining management experience to ensure The Maplewood provides residents with an exceptional dining experience at every meal. Dan has a music performance degree and is an accomplished pianist. During his free time, he enjoys playing piano and spending time with his family.

Gail Ross

Gail Ross

Director of Environmental Services

Gail has been with The Maplewood for over 20 years and believes you should never ask anyone to do something you wouldn’t do yourself. She manages our housekeeping, laundry, maintenance and central supply departments. She loves the feeling of family here and strives to provide excellent customer service to residents, making sure they have a clean and safe environment to live in.

In her spare time, Gail enjoys going on cruises, bowling and spending time with her family.

Steve Woodley

Director of Maintenance

Steve has been overseeing maintenance at The Maplewood since 2012. He manages a group of dedicated staff, making sure the facility and grounds are always at their best. He enjoys accommodating the needs of residents and families, helping to make their stay pleasant and worryfree.

When he’s not at work, Steve enjoys spending time with his wife and skyping his son who lives in Nashville. He is a avid runner who enjoys taking a run through the neighborhood and participating in local races.