Leadership Team

Meet our leadership team

The Department of Nursing Leadership Team is dedicated to supporting and enriching the extraordinary nurses throughout Montefiore Einstein. Our transformational leaders encourage growth and development at every stage through exciting educational and professional advancement opportunities. We are always striving to enhance the power and influence of nurses, creating an environment that recognizes and rewards excellence in nursing.

Maureen Scanlan
MSN, RN, NEA-BC

Senior Vice President, Chief Nurse Executive, Montefiore Einstein

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Senior Vice President, Chief Nurse Executive

Maria L. Arias,

EdD, MSN, BSN, RN-BC

Assistant Vice President, Nursing

Montefiore Hospital, Moses Campus

Davy Bascara

BSN, RN, CNOR

Senior Director, Perioperative Services

Montefiore Medical Center

Linda Berger-Spivack

MS, RN, CENP

Assistant Vice President, Nurse Learning and Scholarship

Montefiore Medical Center

Tara Buckenmyer

DNP-EL, MHA, RN, NEA-BC

Assistant Vice President, Nursing

Children’s Hospital at Montefiore Einstein (CHAM)

Christine Daley

MSN, AGNP-BC

Director, Magnet Project

Montefiore Hospital, Wakefield Campus

Joshua Daniel

MSN, RN, CPN

Clinical Director, Value Analysis

Montefiore Medical Center

Una T. Hopkins

DNP, RN, FNP-BC, NE-BC, FACCC

Director, Research
Montefiore Medical Center

Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Justine Huffaker

MSN, FNP, RN, NE-BC

Assistant Vice President, Nursing Relations

Montefiore Medical Center

Mary Ellen Lindros

EdD, RN

Assistant Vice President, Professional Practice Nursing Quality Officer

Montefiore Medical Center

Janine Llamzon

DNP, MS, AGNP-C, RN, CEN, NEA-BC

Assistant Vice President, Emergency Services, Ambulatory Care
Montefiore Medical Center

Professor, Emergency Medicine
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Brenda Pinder

MSN, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE

Assistant Vice President, Nursing

Jack D. Weiler Hospital, Einstein Campus

Joan O'Brien

MSN, RN, NE-BC

Assistant Vice President, Nursing

Montefiore Hospital, Wakefield Campus

Marianne O’Shea

MPA, BSN, CCRN-K, CENP

Senior Clinical Director, Invasive Cardiology
Ambulatory Care

Montefiore Medical Center