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Senior Leadership Team

A strong and dedicated leadership team is at the heart of what makes Heywood Hospital so focused on the health of the communities it serves. Each of our experienced hospital administrators bring unique strengths to our organization, guiding us to quality patient care practices, as well as patient, employee and physician engagement and satisfaction.

Heywood Hospital's Leadership Team

President & CEO
Winfield S. Brown, BA, MSB, MHA, FACHE

Vice President, Finance & Chief Financial Officer
Michael R. Abbatiello, MPPM, CPA 

Vice President, External Affairs, Chief Philanthropy Officer & Executive Director, Heywood Healthcare Charitable Foundation
Dawn M. Casavant, BS

Vice President, Patient Care Services & Chief Operating Officer for Athol Hospital
Tina M. Griffin, DNP, FNP

Vice President, Patient Care Services & Chief Nursing Officer Heywood Hospital
Nora Salovardos, RN, MSN

Vice President Governance, Integration, Compliance & Chief Quality Officer
Rose M. Kavalchuck, BA, MA, MHA, CJCP, CMQOE, CSSBB, CPHRM

Vice President, Ambulatory Services & Executive Director, Heywood Medical Group
Andrew J. Patterson, MHCDS

Vice President of Operations & Chief Information Officer 
Carol F. Roosa, BA

Vice President of Perioperative Services, Chief Nurse Anesthetist, & Chief Advanced Practice Provider Officer
Rozanna Penney, CRNA, MSNA 

Vice President Human Resources
Paul F. Heffernan, MPA

Chief Medical Officer
Helen E. Heneghan, MD


The Heywood Healthcare Board of Trustees


Executive Committee

Robert Chavin, Chairman
Roy Lake, Vice Chairman
Al Rose, 2nd Vice Chairman
JoAnne Parks, Clerk
Cheney Castine, Esq., Treasurer


Win Brown
Joyce Fletcher
John Flick, Esq.
Glenn Hunt
Thomas Kane
James Meehan
Nicole Moorshead
Elizabeth Nottleson, MD
Michele Parker, MD
Kenneth Pierce
Tina Sbrega
Joel Shaughnessy
John Skrzypczack, MD
David Spackman
Craig Twohey
Debra Vescovi