Meet the Leadership Team

 

Sandra Hoskins, OTR/L

CEO

Sandy is an Occupational Therapist whose work experience spans the continuum of acute care, skilled nursing and out-patient therapy services. She spent more than 15 years of her career directing multi-state regional and national interdisciplinary therapy programs, for both in-house and contract therapy companies. She held the position of Senior Vice President of ServiceMaster Rehab in 1999 when that organization decided to dissolve their therapy division. Sandy founded Legacy Healthcare Services, Inc. at that time and has worked to lead the organization into the premier provider of senior adult therapy services that it is today.

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Sandra Hoskins, OTR/L

Sandra Hoskins, OTR/L

CEO

Phil Jones

Senior Vice President of Business Development

Phil came to Legacy in 2005 with over 13 years of Long Term Care experience as the General Manager for Sales and Marketing for one of the South's largest providers of medical supplies, pharmacy services and Part B billing services. Phil's responsibilities include new business development, contract negotiations, Marketing, Association relations, and Regional Account Executive training.

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Phil Jones

Phil Jones

Senior Vice President of Business Development

Ann Irwin, MS, CCC/SLP

Vice President of Clinical Programming and Development

Ann's love of science and language led her to a master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology from UNC-Chapel Hill in 1987. In her early career, Ann worked in an in-patient rehabilitation center. There, her love of cognitive rehab was reinforced as she treated patients with brain injury from trauma, stroke, and illness. Since 1996, she has focused her practice in long term care settings, first as a therapist, then as a manager. Ann joined Legacy Healthcare Services as an Area Rehab Manager in 2001. She is inherently curious, loves to learn and to teach.

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Ann Irwin, MS, CCC/SLP

Ann Irwin, MS, CCC/SLP

Vice President of Clinical Programming and Development

Melissa Hale, OTR

Senior Vice President of Operations

Melissa graduated from the University of Hartford with a bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy. She has been an Occupational Therapist for over 18 years with the majority of them being in long term care. Her love for the elderly and her desire to help others drove Melissa into a career in healthcare. Melissa’s management experience ranges from Rehab Director, Area Rehab Manager to her current role as Vice President of Operations. Melissa has a special interest in Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care, however she is passionate about all areas of therapy service delivery in both skilled nursing and the rehab agency setting. Melissa joined Legacy in 2007 as the Raleigh Area Manager.

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Melissa Hale, OTR

Melissa Hale, OTR

Senior Vice President of Operations

Anne Shimek, PT

Vice President of Operations

Anne is a native of Denver, Colorado and has been a physical therapist for over 25 years. Throughout her career she has worked in the acute care hospital, rehab and outpatient orthopedic settings. Much of her efforts have been in managing therapists in these arenas. She joined Legacy Healthcare Services in 2006 as an Area Rehab Manager for Colorado and now oversees the success of Legacy ’s rehab agencies in several midwest states.

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Anne Shimek, PT

Anne Shimek, PT

Vice President of Operations

Gil Wilson, CPA

Chief Financial Officer

Gil is responsible for the company’s financial operations, business analysis, financial and operational planning, treasury, tax, and financial reporting. Prior to joining Legacy Healthcare, he served as Vice President, Finance at Allscripts Healthcare Solutions and was the finance leader for two major business units as well as other emerging businesses within Allscripts. He places a strong emphasis on integrity, quality and customer service. His management style encourages collaboration and transparency, partnering across resource teams to achieve financial and operational targets.

Gil graduated from East Carolina University, College of Business and is a CPA.

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Gil Wilson, CPA

Gil Wilson, CPA

Chief Financial Officer

Sharon Hoskins

Vice President of Administrative Services

Sharon has been with Legacy since its inception. Her responsibilities include overseeing all aspects of the company's payroll, purchasing, and administrative support. Some of Sharon's past employment experiences include small business owner and laboratory manager for a manufacturing company.

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Sharon Hoskins

Sharon Hoskins

Vice President of Administrative Services

Charles Hale

Chief Information Officer

With over 15 years of experience in the IT industry Charles is dedicated to the security and reliability of our IT systems. Charles has years of experience implementing and maintaining healthcare IT systems. Our customers, patients and employees take comfort in the knowledge that their information is secure.

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Charles Hale

Charles Hale

Chief Information Officer

Jeff Fink

Vice President of Human Resource

Jeff joined the company in 2014 as National Director of Recruiting and currently serves as VP Human Resources and Recruiting. Jeff has an extensive career in Human Resource Management covering manufacturing, consulting, consumer goods, and healthcare businesses. Leadership positions include Human Resource specialty, senior management and officer roles in both public and private companies including Kayser Roth Hosiery, CP Morgan Communities, Premier Inc. and Liberty Hardware/Masco. Jeff is active on advisory boards for community/educational institutions in the North Carolina area and various Human Resources associations. He received his bachelors in Political Science and Urban Administration from the University of North Carolina, Charlotte and his Masters in Business Administration from the McColl School at Queens University. Jeff also hold the Senior Professional Human Resources Certification.

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Jeff Fink

Jeff Fink

Vice President of Human Resource

Kalina Cuarisma, PT

Vice President of Operations

Kalina graduated from the University of New England in Maine with a Master of Science Degree in Physical Therapy. She has been a Physical Therapist for over 15 years with experience in inpatient rehabilitation working primarily with traumatic brain injury. She then found her niche with the geriatric population in the long term care and rehab agency settings. She graduated from Pfeiffer University in 2007 with both a Master of Business Administration and Master of Health Administration degree. Kalina joined Legacy in 2010 as the Charlotte, NC Area Rehab Manager, later becoming the Regional Manager, then Vice President of Operations. She has always enjoyed helping patients achieve their highest level of function in order to remain in their home of choice. In her managerial role she enjoys cultivating talent by working closely with staff and fostering their passion for leadership development and clinical growth.

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Kalina Cuarisma, PT

Kalina Cuarisma, PT

Vice President of Operations

Charlotte Royster, OT

Vice President of Operations

Charlotte is a Vice President of Operations and an occupational therapist who has spent her career focused on serving the aging population. She is driven by her passion for achieving exceptional clinical outcomes while engaging therapists to create holistic and person centered methodologies. She has held various positions for multiple companies leading large territories focusing on customer relationships, team engagement, and financial operations. Charlotte earned her degree in Business Administration as well as a Master’s in Occupational Therapy with an additional certificate in Aging from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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Charlotte Royster, OT

Charlotte Royster, OT

Vice President of Operations