Our Team

Meet Our Senior Team:
Gale Coburn - Executive Director
Gale Coburn
Executive Director
Gale brings her many years of experience both in Long Term Care and in Community care to her role as Administrator at Vermont. Having come to RHM as a DON at Fairview and then moving to Cedarvale Terrace as Administrator and most recently as Administrator of Vermont Square she has been able to work with multiple teams within the RHM family of Homes. Gale is a registered nurse with a very strong clinical background additionally she is a seasoned Human Resources Professional holding first her CHRP now CHRL. Gale is a seasoned practitioner in the areas of Labour Relations, training and development, Health and Safety, WSIB, Quality Management, Recruiting, and Talent Management. Gale received her Administrators Certificate through OANHSS. Gale is passionate in her role and enjoys the opportunity to grow and develop the team members at Vermont Square through strong mentorship and coaching helping to prepare them for the many challenges and demands of the world of Long Term Care and the amazing population we serve.
Lynn De Barros
Director of Care
Lyn has been a Director of Care for nearly nine years. She is a Registered Nurse who started her nursing career as a health care aide, then as a Registered Practical Nurse. Lyn is certified in Leadership and Management in Health Care through McMaster University and is also a certified Administrator through OANHSS. Lyn has also spent some time working in education and staff development and quality improvement.
Meet The Rest Of Our Team:
Navasha Persaud Nurse Manager
Pauline Reid - Social Services Coordinator Pauline Reid Social Services Coordinator
Vesna Adams Programs Manager
Monique Gunnis Staff Development Coordinator
Madaline Prodan Manager of Clinical Informatics
Kate Closs Office Manager
Marian Janagow - Associate Nurse Manager Marian Janagow Associate Nurse Manager
Quishi Liu - Food Service Manager Quishi Liu Food Service Manager
Nafisa Wadee - Bookkeeper Nafisa Wadee Bookkeeper
Jean Smith - Accreditation Coordinator Jean Smith Accreditation Coordinator
Mary De Vera - Office Manager Mary De Vera Administrative/Nursing Assistant