Lisa C. Smith-Richardson
Lisa C. Smith-Richardson is a seasoned administrator with over 30 years of health care experience. She began her healthcare career in 1986 in New York City. She was responsible for opening the first HIV/AIDS Center for North General Hospital. It was there where she received her calling to help those in need in the healthcare industry. She serviced many over the years in the Bronx, where she was the director of operations and was able to reduce the wait time and streamline the registration process for her many sites across the borough.
To add to her operational experience, Lisa graduated from Jersey College, School of Nursing. During her clinical rotations, she developed a passion for geriatrics patients. She feels honored and humbled to take on the role of the Administrator for Helping Seniors of VA.
She has decided to dedicate the rest of her career to enhance the lives of as many seniors that she can touch. She feels honored to be given this great opportunity to head up an agency devoted to the betterment of our seniors and gracing them with the companionship and care everyone should receive. She is hoping to shower your loved ones with the care that they deserve.