Mayo’s staff brings a professionalism, consistency and commitment that truly stand out in the field of elder care. Many have been with us for over 20 years, and the Vermont Healthcare Association has honored 56 of our employees for exceptional service.
Board of Trustees
Our Board of Trustees has deep roots in Northfield and Central Vermont, with leadership experience in business, health care, education and law. We benefit greatly from their commitment to making sure that Mayo stays strong, stable and forward-looking as we provide top-quality elder care based in Vermont community values.
Peter J. MonteChair
Born and raised in Montpelier, Vt., Peter J. Monte was a practicing attorney for 35 years, in Boston from 1969-1973 and then in Northfield from 1973-2004. From 2000 until his retirement in 2008, he was a faculty member at the University of Vermont’s School of Business Administration. Peter has served as a Little League coach, as Chair of the Vermont State Employees’ Labor Relations Board, as a member of Warren, Vt.’s Development Review Board, and as a member of the Washington County and Vermont Bar Associations. He has been a Mayo Board member since 1978, and he has two children and four grandchildren.
Michael R. DonahueVice Chair
Michael R. Donahue is the owner of Kingston Funeral Home, Green Mountain Crematory and Mill Hill Pet Crematory, all of Northfield. A graduate of New Hampshire Technical College and New Hampshire College, both of Manchester, N.H., and of the New England Institute of Newton, Mass. Michael has three children, and he has served on the Mayo Healthcare Board of Trustees for over 20 years.
Kathleen Mayo GregorySecretary
Kathleen Mayo Gregory was born in Northfield at what was then the Mayo Memorial Hospital, which was named for her grandfather, Dr. William B. Mayo. She graduated from Vermont College and from Norwich University, with a degree in international studies. She has served on the Mayo Board for about 20 years, having taken the seat previously held by her aunt, Deborah Mayo Beattie. Kathleen’s father, William S. Mayo, was also a trustee for many years. Kathleen currently lives in Northfield and in Venice, Fl.. With her husband, Jon, she enjoys the company of their two children and four grandchildren.
Andrea HoughCompliance Officer
Andrea Hough grew up in Waterbury, Vt., and has lived in Northfield for about 40 years. She recently retired after more than 33 years working with the National Life Group of Montpelier. Active for many years with the Fresh Air Fund, she has served on Mayo’s Board of Trustees since the early 1990s. She and her husband, Ed, have two children, two grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.
Michael L. Seaver
Michael L. Seaver is Vermont President of People’s United Bank, a diversified financial-services company based in Bridgeport, Ct. His 35-year banking career began in 1981 when he joined the Chittenden Bank after graduating from St. Michael’s College in Colchester, Vt. Michael also serves as a member of the Executive Board at St. Michael’s, as Vice Chair of the Vermont Business Roundtable, as President of the Board of United Way of Chittenden County, and as a member of the Executive Committee of the Vermont Bankers Association. He has served on the Mayo Board since 2008. He and his wife, Linda, live in Burlington and have three adult sons.
Martin Simon earned his undergraduate degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, then studied dentistry at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Va. He has been a practicing dentist at Northfield Dental Group for almost 40 years, and has treated many Mayo Healthcare residents while they lived in the community. Marty's father was a resident at Mayo Residential Care. Marty has one son, and has served on the Mayo Board since 2009.
Joseph P. O’Brien
The oldest of four siblings who were all born at the former Mayo Memorial Hospital, Joseph P. O’Brien is the great-grandson of Cornelia Delary, namesake of Mayo Delary House, Northfield’s first elder care facility. He holds a B.A. degree in education from Johnson State College, and an M.Ed. in curriculum and supervision from the University of Vermont. During his 42-year career in education, he served as both a middle school and a high school principal before retiring in 2010. He was also a longtime sports official. Joseph and his wife, Louise Picard, have three adult children and three grandchildren. He has been a member of the Mayo Board since 2011.
Timothy McAdoo, LNHAAdministrator
Tim joined Mayo Healthcare as its Administrator in April 2019. He has over 25 years of industry experience in senior housing and long-term care, managing individual properties to multi-state operations for national therapy providers. Over his career, he has served on the oversight committee for the department of health, lobbied congress on therapy capitation, and co-founded a Washington D.C. based consulting firm specializing in regulatory compliance and strategic operations. In 2016, he published the FACT Assessment which served as a guide for the Requirements of Participation and he continues to present at both state and national conferences. Awarded the Distinguished Service Award, Tim is also a Fellow in the American College of Health Care Administrators, nursing home administrator preceptor, and actively serves on the Board of Directors for ACHCA in both Texas and Kentucky. He continues to advocate for person-centered care and holistic approach individualizing care and has held licenses in Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Virginia and Vermont.
Amy Melna, RN, DNS-CT, RAC-CTDirector of Nursing Services
A resident of Northfield, Vt., Amy holds a BSN from Chamberlain University. A Registered Nurse since 2004, she joined Mayo in 2009 as the RN Unit Manager. In 2013 she received the Unit Manager of the Year award from the Vermont Healthcare Association. She became Director of Nursing Services for Mayo Rehabilitation and Continuing Care in 2017. In addition, Amy is a Certified Dementia Practitioner. She is currently pursuing her Master of Science in Nursing in the Family Nurse Practitioner program at Chamberlain University. She Is a member of APIC, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society for Nurses and AADNS. In 2019 she received the President's Professional Development Grant from AADNS.
Anne Lattrell, MSWAdmissions/Discharge Coordinator
A new resident of Duxbury, VT, originally from Essex, VT, Anne holds a Master of Social Work degree from the University of Vermont, as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Public Health from the University of Rochester. She joined Mayo in 2017. She is currently pursuing a Certificate in Palliative Care Social Work as well as her Advanced Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Social Worker credential.
Kaysie Breer, LPNResidential Care Manager
Kaysie is a resident of Barre, originally from Orange, VT. She is a 2001 graduate of Vermont Technical College and holds a Licensed Practical Nurse license from the state of Vermont. She joined Mayo in 2015. In 2017 she received the Residential Care Manager of the year award from the Vermont Healthcare Association. In 2018 she received the Patriotic Employer award from the Office of the Secretary of Defense. In addition, Kaysie is a certified dementia practitioner.