Christine K. Wise-Vazquez is the Chief Support Operations Officer at Crystal Run Healthcare. Wise-Vazquez is a cum laude graduate from Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, NY, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree and her Master’s in Business Administration. In addition, Ms. Wise-Vazquez is a New York State Licensed Nursing Home Administrator and a Certified Medical Practice Executive (CMPE).
Ms. Wise-Vazquez joined Crystal Run Healthcare in 2014 as the Senior Vice President of Support Services. In 2020 she was named to the Chief Support Operations Officer. In her role, she manages and leads non-clinical areas of the practice including Facilities, Housekeeping, Communications, Capital Projects, Health Information Management, Patient Services, Service Excellence, Marketing, Site Administration, Special Projects, and New Practice Integrations.
Prior to joining Crystal Run, Ms. Wise-Vazquez worked for Elant Inc. in Goshen, NY, where she acquired 16 years of experience in the senior health and housing industry. In her time with Elant, Ms. Wise-Vazquez held several key positions, including Assisted Living Administrator and Executive Director/Administrator of Skilled Nursing and Rehab. Most recently, she served as Vice President of Placement Management, Marketing, and New Business Development.
Ms. Wise-Vazquez was elected as the President of the Empire State Association of Assisted Living, becoming the first woman to hold this title. She also holds membership roles in the Orange County Elder Abuse Task Force, NY Connects Long Term Care Council, and several hospital transition groups. Ms. Wise-Vazquez is a Leadership Orange Alumni and former board member, and currently serves as a board member for Meals on Wheels of Rockland County and the Rockland Economic Development Corporation (REDC).
Ms. Wise-Vazquez resides in Middletown, NY with her husband, Mike, and their four children, Lauren, Spencer, Nicole and MacKenzie.