Our Staff

Personal, But Professional
Staff Bios

With an attitude of service and compassion, our staff members keep residents engaged and thriving through individual care plans and activities for every area of interest. New Jersey Eastern Star Home staff members know each resident by name, and they work together to build an enriching environment for those residents who visit for a few days of rehabilitation or stay on for long-term care.

Our long-time employees standout from an industry known for its high turnover rates, and they will be by your side during the transition to a new life for your loved one. Their experience will guide you as you take each step through the admissions process. Get to know them below.

Karen Grab, MSN

Director of Nursing

Mara Vasijlevic

Director of Environmental Service

Pete Zoesch

Director of Maintenance

Helen Bautista

Assistant Administrator / Dir. Of Admissions

Dr. Dawn Giakas


Donna Canfield, MSW, CSW

Director of Social Work

Ann Marie Le Maire

Director of Activities

Dr. Richard Corson

Medical Director

Doreen Webb

Director of Accounting

Marlene Vasquez

Director of Dietary