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 CEO
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, Chief Human Resources Officer
Lyn Skarmeas
Vice President of Business Development

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:

Jane Alpers, Chair
John Collins, Vice Chair
Kevin Bottomley, Treasurer
Peter Sherwood, Clerk
Patricia Ahern, President

Charles Adams Pamela Lawrence Allen Smith
Lisa Alcock Mary Coffey Moran Ellen Smith
Janet Barnes Nancy Palmer Kevin Smith
Michael Beer Kimberly Perryman Michael Wertheimer
Nancy Gertner Joan Rosenthal  



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 95 communities in Eastern Massachusetts.