MSW, CVRP, CRC, CEAS
RN, BS, ADN
Karen joined the VRS Team in early 2022. She has been an RN since 1994, during which time she has served in multiple settings as both a medical and psychiatric nurse, most often in management and supervisory roles. Karen has been providing Case Management services since 2018 and is ideally situated to cover the state of Connecticut. She is a passionate professional dedicated to helping a diverse population of injured workers regain their health and livelihood. In her spare time, Karen enjoys cooking, outdoor sports, travel and spending time with her family, friends and three dogs.
RN, BSN, MSN
RN, CCM, PGAP
Sandra has 30 years’ experience as an RN. She has been a nurse case manager for thirteen years. Sandra has a strong background in resolving catastrophic cases. In addition to workers’ comp, she has handled Long Term Disability and Longshore files. Sandra is known for her ability to move even the most difficult files to resolution. Sandra covers southern and central Connecticut, southern Rhode Island and western Massachusetts as needed. Sandra is licensed in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Vermont.
RN, BS, BSN, CMT
M.ED, CRC, CVRP, CEAS
Michael has been providing Vocational Rehabilitation services to injured workers in Vermont and New Hampshire since 2013 and has been a Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist since 2016. He has two master’s degrees, including an MA in Rehabilitation Counseling from Assumption College. His professional affiliations include the International Association of Rehabilitation Professionals and the Vermont Safety and Health Council. Michael covers the northern half of Vermont, including Lebanon to Barre-Montpelier to Burlington, as well as parts of western New Hampshire.
MA Vocational Rehabilitation
MSN, MBA, CCM, RN
RN, BSN, CRRN
RN, BS, CCM
Sue joined the VRS Team in January of 2022. She has over twenty (20) years of experience as a Clinical and Field Case Manager and is well respected for her ability to work with diverse populations, her collaborative approach to Case Management, and for consistently achieving successful Return-to-Work outcomes. She believes her early experience working in oncology and hospice had a profound and positive impact on her career as a Nurse Case Manager. A graduate of Quinnipiac University, Sue covers Connecticut and western Massachusetts and is licensed in both states.
RN, BS, BSN
Lynne joined the VRS Team in August of 2021 and serves as a Medical Case Manager in Connecticut. She began her nursing career in 1994, over which time she has provided a wide variety of medical services and expertise to a diverse population of patients. Lynne enjoys spending time with her grandchildren whenever she can.
MA, CRC, CEAS, PGAP
Katie joined the VRS team in early 2022. She earned her MA in Rehabilitation Counseling from Assumption College in 2001 and has worked in the VR field providing counseling and guidance to persons with disabilities for most of the past 20 years. Katie is on track to earn her CVRP designation in July 2022. In her spare time, Katie owns a dog grooming business, coaches her children’s sports teams, and volunteers in the community. Her areas of coverage are New Hampshire and Massachusetts.
CDMS, CVRP, NREMT
Alicia joined the VRS Team in 2022, bringing with her over ten years of clinical experience in a variety of hospital and medical care settings. She is licensed in both New Hampshire and Massachusetts, covering New Hampshire and northeastern Massachusetts. As with all the staff at VRS, Alicia is a passionate professional dedicated to helping workers from all walks of life regain their health and livelihood.
Kristine joined the VRS Team in 2022 and has worked as an RN is various capacities and settings since 2016. She covers central and northwestern Vermont to include the Middlebury, Rutland, Burlington triangle.
MS, CRC, CCM, MSA