Leadership at Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation

Kessler's Senior Leadership Team works closely together to define, develop and implement the strategic plans that support the delivery of quality patient care and outcomes, the growth of programs and services, and the engagement of employees throughout the organization. With more than 300 years of experience among them, this dynamic team is committed not only to the management of day-to-day operations, but to the long-term success of Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation … and most of all, to the progress of our patients.

Sue Kida, PT, MHASue Kida, PT, MHA
President, Kessler Institute, and CEO, Chester Campus
Bruce M. Gans, MDBruce M. Gans, MD
Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Kessler Institute and National Medical Director for Rehabilitation, Select Medical
Bonnie A. Evans, PT, MHABonnie A. Evans, PT, MHA
CEO, West Orange Campus
Steven Kirshblum, MDSteven Kirshblum, MD
Medical Director, West Orange Campus, and Chief Academic Officer, Inpatient Rehabilitation Division, Select Medical
Philip J. Driscoll, Jr., FACHEPhilip J. Driscoll, Jr., FACHE
CEO, Saddle Brook Campus
Bruce Pomeranz, MDBruce Pomeranz, MD
Medical Director, Chester/Saddle Brook campuses, and Chief Quality Officer, Inpatient Rehabilitation Division, Select Medical
Gail M. SolomonGail M. Solomon
Vice President, Communications & Brand Management Relations
Mary Ann Brigante, RN, MSN, CRRNMary Ann Brigante, RN, MSN, CRRN
Chief Nurse Executive, Kessler
Michelle O'KeefeMichelle O'Keefe, PT, MPT, MHA
AVP, Business Development
Lauren McDonagh, PTLauren McDonagh, PT
Director, Rehabilitation Services
Bill AnastassatosBill Anastassatos
President, Hospital-based Outpatient Services
Patricia JuddPatricia Judd
Vice President, Outpatient Clinical Operations
Ken CalderaKen Caldera
Director, Human Resources