2014 Key Staff Bios
Krisandra Panting, RN, BSN, MBA – Executive Director (FTE):
Ms. Panting joined Dominican Sisters as the Clinical Coordinator/Head Nurse in November 2008 and advanced to the Executive Director position in May 2011. She has extensive clinical and management experience in both acute and chronic healthcare settings from Intensive Care, CCU, cardiovascular, orthopedic, recovery room and Home Care. She has managed and supervised large Medicare/Medicaid facilities providing care to over 600 patients each month. Ms. Panting’s expertise is in organizational management and she is adept at turn-around management and strategic planning.
Patricia Cox, RN, BSN – Director of Clinical Services (FTE):
Ms. Cox, who successfully enabled our agency to be approved for its first year of State licensure, is a fourth generation Home Health Nurse with over thirteen years of experience in clinical and administrative healthcare. A graduate of the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center’s Nursing Program, Ms. Cox has a wealth of regulatory knowledge and inter-personal people skills.
Sandra Puchi, BS – Director of Development (FTE):
Ms. Puchi is the newest member to the DSHHA staff. She is a graduate of the University of Denver in Computer Science and Mathematics. Ms. Puchi has extensive knowledge in sales, customer service, accounting as well as start-up/early stage nonprofits.
Eva Potter – Director of Finance & Marketing (FTE):
Ms. Potter performs and oversees all bookkeeping and accounting functions and manages finance related projects. In addition, she manages marketing and development projects for DSHHA. She is a former nonprofit executive director of The Listen Foundation and has also worked in numerous corporate roles including for Disney and Marriott.
Sister Regis Nuva, OP, RN – Historian and Director of Hospitality:
Sister Regis has been an integral part of Dominican Sisters and the agency since arriving here in 1961. Sister worked as a nurse for many years at the agency and is now lending her good work to building goodwill in the community and caring for the staff of the agency. In 2011, she celebrated her 60th Jubilee and 50 years of service to Denver.
Sandra Jimenez – Office Manager (FTE):
Ms. Jimenez has been employed as Front Office Coordinator since February of 2006. Prior to her employment at the agency, she worked for St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, following her retirement from Qwest Communications after a 25-year career.
Carol Hadd – Information & Outreach Manager (PTE):
Ms. Hadd grew up in Tucson, AZ where she learned at an early age how vital it is to give back to the community. She has volunteered with multiple service organizations, as well as worked in both the for-profit and nonprofit sectors. Her duties include keeping our database updated and community outreach including working with volunteers.
Vicente Roldan – Durable Medical Equipment Loan Program Coordinator (PTE):
Mr. Roldan has several college degrees --- Civil Engineering Technology, Building Construction, and Transportation Management. Mr. Roldan excels in customer service and product/equipment maintenance. He is also an active member of an environmental stewardship ministry.