Teresa House is a comfort care home located in Geneseo, NY 14454

Linda Simmons - Director of Nursing

Linda SimmonsLinda is a registered nurse with more than 30 years of experience in patient care, treatment, evaluation and follow-up with patients from pediatrics to geriatrics. She was raised in Geneseo and now lives in Honeoye Falls, NY with her husband Tom. She has 4 wonderful children and 10 grandchildren. In her free-time she enjoys gardening, reading, but mostly spending time with her family. Linda feels honored and blessed to be a part of this wonderful Teresa House family. She joined Teresa House in December 2014 after retiring from the Livingston County Health Department.

Leah Fletcher - Director of the House

Leah FletcherLeah was hired as a part-time administrator in February of 2005. Before joining Teresa House, Leah received her PhD in Pathology in 1993 and worked as a vaccine research scientist for 10 years. Teresa House holds a special place in Leah’s heart and she feels blessed to be a part of their caring and dedicated staff. She lives in Geneseo, NY with her husband, Kurt. They have 2 wonderful sons and a couple of cats. As an amateur photographer, she can frequently be seen taking pictures for the Geneseo Central School Drama Club and the Geneseo Community Players. She joined Teresa House in October 2004 as a clerical volunteer.

Kate Kingsley - Outreach Director

Kate KingsleyKate has returned to the Teresa House as the Outreach Fundraising Director after spending three years away from the House and a year with family in Atlanta. Kate is very much looking forward to working with the House, once again, and will be reaching out into the community for support of this very important Comfort Care Home. She has many years experience in Event Planning and brings her expertise to this position.

Peter Brandt - Volunteer Coordinator

Peter BrandtPeter is a Registered Nurse with a certificate in Gerontology. He has spent his entire nursing career working primarily with older persons. He grew up on a farm near the Plum Creek of Little House on the Prairie fame and still enjoys gardening. He is also an Orthodox Christian Deacon with an advanced degree in theology and is a Benedictine Oblate specializing in Gregorian chant. He lives in Mt. Morris, NY with his wife of thirty-three years and nine cats. Peter first joined Teresa House as a nurse in 2013 and has been our Volunteer Coordinator since 2014.