Denise began her career in social services working in direct care in group homes and as a PCA, while getting her undergraduate degree in social work. She worked as an Independent Living Specialist, then as a Program Manager and QMRP for several years. She worked with a local health plan for 10 years, with a focus on project management, process improvement and training. During this time, Denise attended graduate school and earned her Master’s degree in Nursing and worked as an RN care coordinator.
Denise joined the Pinnacle team in 2016 as the Nursing Administrator, where she oversees the Pinnacle nursing services, as well as the management and oversight for Pinnacle Home Care. Denise along with her nursing staff work to ensure the excellent delivery of care for all of Pinnacle clients allowing them to live independent lives.
When she is not working, Denise can be found spending as much time as possible with her family. She also enjoys woodworking and creative projects, swimming and biking, and reading young adult fiction with no apologies.