Leadership - Care Dimensions│


Dedicated Leadership

Guiding Care Dimensions in its mission to provide compassionate and expert care to those patients and families touched by life limiting illnesses is an exceptional executive professional team. In addition, Care Dimensions benefits greatly from its supportive and proactive board leadership team.

Professional Leadership at Care Dimensions:
Patricia Ahern, RN, MBA, FACHE
President and Chief Executive Officer
Judy Cranney, RN, MS, CHPCA, NEA-BC
Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Stephanie Patel, MD, FAAHPM, HMDC
Vice President and Chief Medical Officer

Phil Cibelli, CPA, MBA 
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Daniel O'Neil, MBA
​Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Kristine DiFiore, SHRM-CP, PHR
Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Lyn Skarmeas
Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer

Jean Ball, PT, M.Ed., CPHQ
Vice President of Quality and Compliance

Donna Deveau, M.Ed.
Vice President of Philanthropy

Jean Graham
Senior Director of Marketing

Board of Directors:

John Collins, Chair
Charles Adams, Vice Chair
Kevin Bottomley, Treasurer
Ellen Smith, Clerk
Patricia Ahern, President

Jane Alpers Patricia George Nancy Palmer
Janet Barnes Nancy Gertner Kimberly Perryman
Michael Beer Pamela Lawrence Michael Wertheimer
Anthony Feeherry Mary Coffey Moran  



Since 1978, Care Dimensions has provided comprehensive and compassionate care for individuals and families dealing with life-threatening illnesses. As the non-profit leader in advanced illness care, we offer services in more than 100 communities in  Massachusetts.