Marchelle Green, Director of Operations


Marchelle has been with VTA/NPORT more than 16 years and is our Director of Operations, overseeing companywide processes to ensure client and clinician satisfaction. Marchelle’s passion is coaching and developing teams in her professional environment and within her Church organization, and being a dedicated mother.

Arnold Leyva, Business Development & Strategic Partnership Manager


Arnold joined the NPORT team in 2017 to lead the Business Development and Strategic Partnership Campaign in the healthcare communities of the NY/NJ metro area with the goal of enhancing our brand, reiterating our culture of quality clinicians, superior customer service, and partnering with integrity. Arnold has over 20 years experience in Business Development in the Healthcare Industry. He fosters relationships with potential clients, understanding their needs and designs a staffing solution plan tailored to each potential client. Arnold is an enthusiast of fitness, outdoors, and travel adventures with his wife and family.

Rose LaRocca, Client Services

Rose joined the VTA/NPORT team 19 years ago. Rose is our Client Management expert. Rose is creative and enjoys drawing and painting in her spare time.

Yolanda Rodriguez, DOE Liaison

Yolanda has been with VTA/NPORT for 19 years. Yolanda is our NYC Department of Education communication liaison. When Yolanda isn’t at work she enjoys salsa dancing and exercising and spending time with her grandson.

Russ Orlov, Director of Finance and Accounting

Russ has been with VTA/NPORT for over 7 years. Russ manages all aspects of Finance and Accounting. Russ loves to fish and is an avid skier.

John Collazo, Recruitment Manager

John has been with NPORT for a year and leads our Recruitment and Staffing Team. John has extensive leadership and recruitment experience in the healthcare industry within the NYC metro area. John enjoys travelling and spending time with his family.

Lavar Dopwell, Recruitment Specialist

Lavar joined the NPORT team in 2018 with more than a decade of experience in the Health Care Industry. He is NPORT’s Therapy and Nursing Recruiter. When Lavar is not at work, he enjoys traveling, and spending time with his family.

Stephanie Lewis, Recruitment Specialist

Stephanie joined the NPORT team in 2018 with previous Health Care Industry experience and is passionate about Health Care. Stephanie is NPORT’s Therapy and Nursing Recruiter. In Stephanie’s spare time, she enjoys going to church and spending time with her family as well as traveling.

Yonette Jeffrey, Home Care & Nurse Staffing Coordinator

Yonette has been with NPORT for 2 years and recently took on the role of Nurse Staffing Coordinator in addition to her Home Care Coordinator role. Yonette loves reading when she isn’t working.

Jeanine Missone, Staffing Coordinator

Jeanine has been with VTA/NPORT for more than 12 years, and is NPORT’s Staffing Coordinator. Jeanine is an animal enthusiast.

Julie Pezzolla, DOE Therapy Staffing Coordinator

Julie has been with VTA/NPORT since 2004. Julie spends her spare time rescuing and fostering abandoned animals. Julie loves visits from her grandchildren.

Dawne Ambrose, Senior Nursing Officer

Dawne, NPORT’s senior nursing clinical supervisor; has over 30 years professional nursing and leadership experience. She is passionate about mentoring nurses to help them reach their full potential. Dawne prides herself on preparing high quality nurses for success. When not at work, Dawne enjoys travelling, and quality family time.

Anna Heifetz, OT Field Supervisor

Anna is an Occupational Therapist for over 29 years, and is NPORT’s OT Clinical Field Supervisor. She has been with VTA/NPORT for 26 years. In her current role, she oversees OT’s and COTA’s in various settings and acts as mentor. She has worked in a variety of settings including Public Schools, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Pre-Schools, Adult Day Care Centers, Acute Care Hospitals, Spinal Injury units, and as Director of Occupational Therapy for a staffing company. When not working, Anna loves to travel, cook and spend time with her family.

Diana Lange, SLP Field Supervisor

Diana is a Speech-Language Pathologist for over 30 years and is NPORT’s SLP Clinical Supervisor. Diana has been a therapist with VTA/NPORT for 29 years. She has practiced in various settings, including Public and Private Schools, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Hospitals and in Home Care. In her current role with NPORT, she serves as a clinical supervisor and mentor, collaborating with the Occupational and Physical Therapy Supervisors on program development. In her spare time, she enjoys boating, gardening, crafts and graphic arts.

Deborah Moretti, PT Field Supervisor

Debbie Moretti is a Physical Therapist and NPORT’s PT Clinical Supervisor. She has been with VTA/NPORT as a practicing clinician in Acute Care, Hospital, SNF and Home Care settings for 26 years. In her current role she also provides clinical support and mentoring especially in the areas of treatment and documentation. She enjoys being out in the field interacting with both clinicians and patients. Debbie is an exercise, sports, and outdoor adventure enthusiast.