Melissa Marino brings with her over a decade of experience working in the geriatric field. Her impressive clinical career includes positions in a variety of long-term care settings, including skilled nursing, assisted living, and hospice care. From her beginnings as a geriatric psychiatric nurse to her current position as the Vice President of Clinical Services of New Jersey, her continual focus has been to deliver compassionate, competent care.
As the Vice President of Clinical Services for New Jersey, Melissa oversees the clinical operations for The Bristal Assisted Living’s communities in New Jersey. She is responsible for resident care services, developing healthcare policies, and providing oversight and guidance to the nursing team. A graduate of the College of State Island, she is also board certified in gerontological nursing. She received her Master of Nursing from Western Governors University, and is currently working on her doctorate in nursing practice leadership.