Meet our dedicated staff! 

From our newest hires to staff members who helped open our doors in 2009, we are singularly focused on providing excellent care to BVMI patients.  No matter their area of responsibility, every employee is dedicated to making sure that BVMI is a warm and nurturing medical home.  Working along side our passionate volunteers, our staff ensures continuity of care, compliance with medical standards and regulatory agencies, organizational sustainability, and so much more.

If you are interested in joining our team in a clinical or non-clinical position, please visit to see a list of available jobs.  

Dr. Arthur  De Simone

Medical Director

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Amanda Missey

President & CEO

Angela Bueno
Front Desk Manager
Maytte Cadena
Front Desk Assistant/Phlebotomist
Dale DeAngelis Mottola

Administrative Director

Mary DiGiulio, DNP, APN
Nurse Practitioner
Ellen Dudas
Legacy Advisor
Sue Dyrness
Director, Donor Relations
Phoebe Flemming
Staff Dietitian
Rosa  Flores-Campos, MSW

Case Manager

Nancy Fremed, ANP

Women's Health Nurse Practitioner​

Karla Goffe, RN

Staff Nurse

Mary Granholm, MSN, RN, APN-BC

Nurse Practitioner

Holly Homa, RN-BC, CDCES

Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist

Gloria Jekic, RN

Assistant Nurse Manager

Michelle Kaye, MSN, RN

Nurse Manager

Jihyeon Lim, MSN, FPN-BC

Nurse Practitioner

Howard L. Lipton, DO

Associate Medical Director

Barbara Loscalzo

Events Manager

Karla Lozano

Diabetes Prevention Program Manager

Magalye Matos

Eligibility Interviewer

Joanne Murad

Manager, Grants & External Affairs

Jocilyn Pak
Korean Patient Navigator
Sue Polito, MSN, RN, ANP, C., GNP, C.
Nurse Practitioner
Elaine Posner
Volunteer Manager 
Rita Prospero
Telehealth Manager
Rebeca Ramirez

Front Desk Associate 

Karina Rojas
Front Desk Assistant/CMA 
Sunny Swadhin, RN
Staff Nurse
Carla Van Duzer, RN

Data Entry Nurse

Blanca Vidal

Lab Technician

Yula Victorio

Patient Care Coordinator

Erica Joy West

Charitable Investment Counselor

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