Leadership - Management


Brad A. Truini, Executive Director

Brad joined the Alden Court team in 2004. He holds a B.S. degree in Finance from Northeastern University. Since joining Alden Court, the active father of two says, “This has really become a second home. The residents and the quality care they receive from our qualified staff are the most important aspects of the job to me.”


Shannon Danforth, R.N. BSN, Director of Nursing

Shannon Danforth joined the Alden Court team in September of 2014 as the Director of Nursing.  


Elizabeth Farias, Unit Manager Huttleston

Elizabeth "Rose" Farias, RN, has been at Alden Court for several years.  Rose started at Alden Court as a staff nurse, was promoted to Unit manager on Huttleston Unit in 2007.

Marilyn Jacob, Whitfield Unit Nurse Manager

Lisa Beaudoin, Business Office Manager

Lisa has been employed by Alden Court since the facility opened in 1989.  Lisa's dedication to Alden Court has ensured the financial integrity of the building.

Sharon Jensen, Director Of Recreation/Marketing

Sharon has been with Alden Court for almost 16 years and has worked in health care for almost 30 years. She is a Certified Recreation Director and is Certified by the Alzheimer’s Association as an Alzheimer's Education Specialist. A graduate of UMass Dartmouth, she has a B.A. degree in English with a concentration in Journalism and Communication. Sharon is a professional singer and a vocal coach. She is actively involved with a volunteer-based program" Voices in Time" which performs throughout New England and is sponsored by Alden Court.

Deb Houck, P.T. Director of Rehabilitation Services

Deb comes to Alden Court with years of rehab and clinical experience. She facilitates a very tight rehab program and over sees a staff of 10-15 therapists. Deb joined the management team in 2010.

Michelle Barroso LPN, Director of Admissions

Michelle brings a strong clinical background to her position. She over sees the admission process from tours, to the referral  and finally the actual admit to the facility.  Michelle worked as a unit manager at a busy post-acute unit which has allowed her the ability to understand the individual patients needs a little clearer.

Lisa Sylvia, L.S.W-Social Worker, Huttleston Unit

Lisa has over 24 years experience as a clinical social worker. She joined the Alden Court Team October 2016. Her passion is working with the elderly and has a great rapport with our patients and family members. 

Melissa Roy,Human Resources Manager,

Melissa joined Alden Court in 2012 as Director of Human Resources.

Jennifer Nalle, RN, PPS Coordinator

Jennifer joined Alden Court in 2011 as the PPS Coordinator.  Jennifer has been a nurse for almost 20 years.   Jennifer's current duties are to manage the Medicare and managed care stays of the residents and direct patient progress thru discharge.


Mark Blanchard, L.S.W., L.M.H.C., Social Worker, Cook and Whitfield Units

Mark currently resides in Fairhaven. He has been educated at Bridgewater State College and Assumption College. Mark has experience working in the prison system, mental health field, and with traumatic head injury patients. He has been with Alden Court since 2001.

Nancy Ferreira, Director of Housekeeping

Nancy has been with Alden court since 1996 as the Director of Housekeeping and Laundry Services.  Nancy's staff does a wonderful job  maintaining the cleanliness of Alden Court.

Dana DiBiasio, Food Services Supervisor

Dana credits his father, who is a great cook, to his love of food and cooking. He brings training at the Culinary Institute of America to his position, and he is a certified food service supervisor. Dana has been with Alden Court for 25 plus years, previously working for hotel chains and area restaurants.


Sharon Vandenburg, Accounts Payable

Sharon has her Associates degree in Accounting from Bristol Community College. Sharon manages the accounts payable, medical records and unit secretary. She has been a valuable part of Alden Court since 2004.

Jada Baptist, LPN, Director of Staff Development

Joe Oliveira, Director of Maintenance

Joe has been at Alden Court since 2002. He brings to Alden Court his background of Plant Operations Director and plumbing experience. Joe has over 17 years' experience of Health Care Facilities Maintenance.