Meet our team.

Kevin Moshier

Kevin Moshier

Executive Director

Kevin is a graduate of Niagara University with a Bachelor of Science degree and has a master’s degree in social work from Syracuse University. He is a licensed nursing home administrator and licensed clinical social worker in the state of Connecticut, and has been in long-term care administration since 2001. In accordance with the management agreement with Life Care Services, he is an employee of Life Care Services. Kevin has been the Executive Director at Pomperaug Woods since 2002.

Cassie Haley

Cassie Haley

Health Care Center Administrator

Cassie is the Administrator for the Health Care Center at Pomperaug Woods. She is a licensed nursing home administrator and a certified dementia practitioner. She grew up near Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and went to school at Alma College in Alma, Michigan, where she earned a dual bachelor’s degree in psychology with a focus in gerontology and dance with a focus in classical ballet.

Prior to coming to Pomperaug Woods, Cassie was the Associate Health Center Administrator at Westminster in Austin, Texas, and had several health administration internships throughout her time in college. Through her love of the arts and ballet, she has created different dance programs in several retirement communities for all residents, including those in memory support. Cassie brings a lifelong passion for seniors to Pomperaug Woods and enjoys getting to know and becoming friends with residents and their families.

Vicki Gyba

Vicki Gyba

Director of Executive Services

Vicki has been at Pomperaug Woods since 1994. She is a graduate of the University of Connecticut with a Bachelor of Science from the School of Family Studies. She was the Health Center social services director for 19 years until she transitioned to become the Director of Executive Services in 2013. In this role, Vicki oversees the Environmental Services and Reception departments, and acts as the liaison between the residents and Pomperaug Woods’ administration.

Lana Smolitsky

Lana Smolitsky

Finance Director

Lana earned a Bachelor of Science in economics and accounting from the Belarus Trade and Economic University. She worked at various health care and continuing care retirement communities in Stamford and Fairfield, before being offered a position at Pomperaug Woods in November 2005.

Lisa Huebenthanl

Lisa Huebenthanl

Community Life Services Director

Lisa joined Pomperaug Woods in 2001 to teach a six-week art course to the residents, and loved it so much that she never left! Lisa earned a degree in art education from Southern Connecticut State University. She had an integral role in creating the only senior juried art show in the state of Connecticut, which is hosted and run by Pomperaug Woods. This major state event is now in its 9th year. Lisa took over the position of Community Life Services Director in 2013.