The Board of Directors of the Fairfield County Hospice House announces that Theresa “Terry” Robustelli, MSN, RN will become executive director of Fairfield County Hospice House, effective July 18. Terry replaces Interim-Executive Director, Julia Portale, who will remain on the Board of Directors.
For the past 27 years Terry has held a variety of clinical nursing and leadership roles at Stamford Hospital. Prior to joining Fairfield County Hospice House, Terry was the clinical director of operations, Endoscopy Unit and Preadmission Testing Unit at Stamford Hospital. Brian Grissler, president and chief executive Officer of Stamford Health, said “We are most grateful to Terry Robustelli for her dedicated years of service to the patients and employees of Stamford Hospital. We wish her every success in her new position as the executive director of the Fairfield County Hospice House. Stamford Hospital looks forward to continuing to work with the Fairfield County Hospice House, as together we work to bring healing care to members of our communities.”