Meet Our Leadership

Patrick R. Martone, B.S., M.P.S. FACHCA

Chief Executive Officer

Patrick R. Martone M.P.S. has 30-plus years of service in the Long-Term Care profession. He received his Masters of Professional Studies in Health Care Administration from Long Island University, C.W. Post Center and a Bachelors of Science degree from Morningside College, Sioux City, Iowa.

During his career, he has served as a Facility Administrator, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Executive Officer.

Known as an innovator throughout his extensive career, he was involved in the development of Senior Housing, Medical and Social Daycare, Homecare Services, Assisted Living, Managed Long-Term Care and Specialty Units in Nursing Homes.  For 15 years, he was a certified fellow in the American College of Health Care Administrators and was awarded the National Distinguished Administrator Award by the College in 1995.  He was the first health care provider honored by the Long Island Alzheimer’s foundation for his extensive work with Alzheimer patients.  He served eight years on the New York State Department of Health Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators.

Mr. Martone is dedicated to improving many aspects of the Long-Term Care profession and is involved with organizations including NYSHFA, AHCA and NYPA. He has dedicated his career to working on quality care, workforce initiatives and managed long-term care.

Anthony Durante, CPA

Chief Financial Officer

Anthony Durante, CPA (Florida), received his Masters of Professional Accountancy Degree from The University of Miami, in Miami, Florida and his Bachelors of Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from that same institution.

Mr. Durante has many years of experience in public accounting as a certified public accountant.  Mr. Durante is a licensed CPA in the State of Florida and has been since 1994.  Areas of experience include Employee Benefit Plans, Manufacturing, Professional Services, Hotel/Hospitality and Health Care.  In April 2004, Mr. Durante assumed the position of Chief Financial Officer of Capital Living and Rehabilitation Centres.  Mr. Durante serves on a number of NYSHFA and NYPA committees.

Bonni H. Shippee, NHA

Chief Operating Officer

Bonni Shippee, MBA, utilizes an enthusiastic analytical approach to assess operational processes within the health care field.  She has 25-plus years of experience with the last 11 years dedicated to long-term care.

She developed a corporate-wide approach to an integrated health care system within a large retirement community. In addition to skilled nursing and assisted living experience, she also has program management experience in sub-acute care in an acute care environment, chronic services for ventilators and dialysis, wound care management and rehabilitation.