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Duncaster Staff

The Best Care Comes From the Best People.

Duncaster residents praise the hardworking, friendly staff and the Hartford Courant and Fox 61 named Duncaster as a top place to work in Connecticut.

Duncaster senior staff members are:

CEO Duncaster Retirement Community

Michael O'Brien

Vice President Finance

Betty Anderson
VP Finance

Melanie Bedard- Director Assisted Living Services

Melanie Bedard
Director Assisted Living Services

VP Operations

Lou DeSario
VP Operations

Duncaster Executive Assistant

Joan Froscio
Executive Assistant

Director Duncaster Foundation

Vanessa Giannasi
Director Foundation and Community Relations

Duncaster VP Health Services

Lisa Holloway
VP Health Services/Adminstrator

Duncaster Director Resident Services

Janet Lamenzo
Director Resident Services

Duncaster Director Assisted Living

Katie Massei BSN, RN
Director Clinical Services


Valerie Santos
VP Human Resources

The Duncaster Board of Directors is also active.  You can learn more about them on the Duncaster Board page.


Interested in becoming part of our team at Duncaster? Click on the below link to view our job opportunities.



Some words from our staff as well:

"Duncaster truly is a remarkable community of vibrant and engaged seniors and a dedicated and compassionate staff."

- Michael O'Brien, President & CEO


“Duncaster has been a significant part of my life for many years. The residents are a loving 'family' who invite me into their home each day. I am surrounded by a team of co-workers who share the same values and desire to provide the highest quality of life for the residents in our care. It is an honor and blessing to be part of this outstanding organization.”

– Janet Lamenzo, Director of Resident Services

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