Meet Our Team
Licensed RCFE Administrators
Vanessa Ricchiazzi, LVN
Vanessa Ricchiazzi, LVN is an experienced healthcare professional with expertise and knowledge in clinical assessment, client management, RCFE/LTC, Medicare and hospice sales and marketing for Hospice for over 20 years. While working as a Licensed Administrator/ Wellness director for a reputable Assisted Living, she discovered her passion in caring for seniors and often found herself educating and discussing the beneficial services and choices of quality senior care options.
During her tenure with a national hospice provider, she was awarded a National Leadership Council Award and became a subject matter expert for hospice in Long Term Care and Assisted Living communities. Through her leadership style and influence she has gained respect as a professional end-of-life educator, mentor, and coach to her colleagues and healthcare community. She has experience in educational public speaking, clinical training to various LTC/RCFE staff, and sales team coordination for end-of–life care. She is passionate about transforming senior care through, intellect, compassion and empathy.
Paul is an active law enforcement training officer and a licensed Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly (RCFE) Administrator. In his prior careers he has been fortunate to gain experience in a few of his ambitions and on his journey found his passion in training, instructional design, adult learning, and overall thinking processes involved in risk management.
After an eight year career as a commercial pilot and flight instructor, he began looking to do something that makes a difference post 9/11, and decided to change careers to law enforcement as a police officer. Working in law enforcement, he has had a broad range of assignments including: Patrol, Major Events Planning, Command Post, Emergency Operations, Risk Management, Commercial Crimes, and helped to create the Data Integrity Unit.
Looking to challenge himself personally and continue his professional development, he recently completed California Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) Master Instructor Certification Course, the Project Management Certificate Program at CalTech, followed by the Strategic Decision and Risk Management Certificate from Stanford.