Marwood Nursing and Rehab
About Us

About Marwood Nursing and Rehab

Established in 1963, Marwood Nursing and Rehab has built a reputation for providing unparalleled medical care for over four decades.

Located in a residential suburb of Port Huron, Marwood has 240 Medicare/Medicaid certified nursing beds and offers services to seniors needing short-term rehabilitation services, long-term nursing care or memory care. Marwood’s staff pride themselves on providing the highest quality medical care while ensuring that residents have a safe place they can call home.

Marwood is a not-for-profit organization and is a subsidiary of McLaren Port Huron. In addition, Marwood is proud to be a two time recipient of the Thomas Edison Business Award for its outstanding quality efforts and exceptional work environment.

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Our Mission:

To provide our residents with quality care in a safe and comfortable environment.

Our Values: things right
Mutual Respect...treat others as you would want to be treated
Continuous Improvement...strive to meet our resident's expectations with dignity and respect
Pride...accountability for ourselves, time and resources

Board of Directors

  • Geof Kusch, M.D., Chairman
  • Franklin Mortimer, II., Vice-Chairman
  • Scott Crawford, Secretary-Treasurer
  • Eric Cecava, President & CEO
  • Brian Oberly, Administrator
  • John Jarad, MD, Medical Director
  • Mike Turnbull
  • Tracy Dunsmore
  • Thomas Seppo
  • Anil Patel, M.D.
  • Duncan Smith
  • Korissa Wilkins


For decades, the Marwood Nursing and Rehab Auxiliary Members have been providing support to the residents and staff by raising money to improve programs and services throughout the facility.  Some of the many gifts and donations that Marwood has received as result of the hard work and dedication of the Auxiliary include: medical equipment, educational programs to enhance the staffs' knowledge and expertise, the facility bus to provide transportation for residents and comfort and entertainment items such as blanket warmers and televisions.  

We are fortunate to have the following individuals represent Marwood as part of our Auxiliary:

  • Jeanne Criger, President
  • Janet Dent, Treasurer
  • Vicki Emigh, Secretary
  • Hilary Kuretich, Liaison

For more information, contact:

Jeanne Criger, President
1300 Beard St.
Port Huron, MI 48060
(810) 982-9500

Staff Directory

  • Activities

    Suzanne Jackson
    Activity Director
    (810) 966-5452


    Brian Oberly
    (810) 966-5381

    Terese Schultz
    Assistant Administrator
    (810) 966-5383

    Kim Koester, RN, BSN
    Director of Nursing
    (810) 966-5384 

    Diane Rodriguez, RN
    Assistant Director of Nursing
    (810) 966-5385 


    Jamie Rattee, LPN
    Admissions Nurse
    (810) 966-5380

    Alzheimer’s & Dementia Care

    Virginia Miller, RN Manager
    (810) 966-5401

    Billing Services

    Judy Castillo
    Billing Representative
    (810) 966-5432

    Heather Smith
    Billing Representative
    (810) 966-5437


    Linda Lilly, SPHR, MM-HSA
    Director of Human Resources
    (810) 966-5392

    Infection Control 

    Val Lane, RN
    Infection Control Coordinator 
    (810) 966-5412

    Community Relations/Volunteers

    Hilary Kuretich
    Community Relations
    (810) 966-5426 

  • Dining Services and Environmental Services

    Mike Crigger
    Dining Services Director
    (810) 966-5395


    Ken Frank
    Facilities Manager
    (810) 966-5404

    Corporate Compliance

    Maureen Decker
    Director of Risk Management & Corporate Compliance
    (810) 989-3522

    Rehabilitation Services

    Nathan Pruss, PTA
    Rehabilitation Director
    (810) 966-5414

    Chris Jenerou, RN
    Rehab Case Management Manager
    (810) 479-8961

    Sarah Kellett-Dazer, RN Manager
    Independence Pointe
    (810) 966-5421

    Melissa Cook, RN, Clinical Support
    Independence Pointe
    (810) 966-1528  

    Jennifer Allen, RN
    Rehab Case Manager
    (810) 966-5387

    Michelle Cowan, RN
    Rehab Case Manager
    (810) 966-5417

    Melissa Mosher, RN
    Rehab Case Manager
    (810) 479-8962

    Skilled Nursing Care

    Kristen Perry, RN Manager
    Dockside, Hummingbird, Serenity, Elderberry, and Edison
    (810) 966-5431

    Stephanie Pegg, RN, Clinical Support
    Dockside, Hummingbird, Serenity, Elderberry, and Edison
    (810) 966-5475

    Virginia Miller, RN Manager
    Bridgeport, Lighthouse, Draper’s Lane and Dove
    (810) 966-5401

    Robin Finch, LPN, Clinical Support
    Bridgeport, Lighthouse, Draper’s Lane and Dove
    (810) 966-5474

    Social Services

    Chris Jenerou, RN
    Social Service Director
    (810) 479-8961