Meet Our Team

Welcome to Newtown Rehabilitation & Health Care Center! Below, meet our team of dedicated and passionate professionals who oversee the care of our residents and staff. Whether you’re looking for short-term rehab or long-term care, we are here to guide you in your healthcare decisions. The center can always be reached at 203-426-5847 or by email at

Anthony Porcheddu


Renee Mitchell

Director of Nursing Services

Assistant Director of Nursing Services

Rehabilitation Director

Samie Clarilus

Social Services Director

Robert Michael

Dining Director

Ernest Footman

Maintenance Director

Admissions Director

Debra Milczarski

Dir. of Therapeutic Recreation

Margaret Dzamko

Business Office Manager

Lisette Velazquez

Human Resources

Enrique Ortiz

Housekeeping/Laundry Director

Minimum Data Set Director

Barbara Alexis

Infection Control Nurse

Staff Development Director