Leadership Team

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Marguerite Pedley, PhD
Senior Vice President, Princeton House Behavioral Health 
Dr. Pedley has more than 20 years of experience in the management of behavioral health services in New Jersey. A member of the Princeton House Behavioral Health leadership team since 2008, she manages its 110-bed inpatient campus, including performance improvement, service excellence, and the oversight of both clinical and non-clinical departments.

Peter J. Thomas, PhD
Vice President, Outpatient Services
Dr. Thomas is a clinical child psychologist with 25 years of experience in clinical, academic, and administrative leadership positions. A member of the Princeton House Behavioral Health leadership team since 2000, he is responsible for the management of its outpatient centers, which have grown to six distinct sites with comprehensive offerings during his tenure.

Neal B. Schofield, MD, FASM, DLFAPA
Chairman, Department of Psychiatry, Princeton House Behavioral Health

Dr. Schofield has more than 30 years of experience dealing with a wide range of issues in clinical and administrative psychiatry. As Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry, he coordinates the operations of the department with senior medical and administrative leadership, and assists in the development of policies and best practices for behavioral health.

Anatoliy Yanovskiy, MD

Anatoliy Yanovskiy, MD

Medical Director, Inpatient Services
In addition to serving as Medical Director of Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) Services at Princeton House Behavioral Health, Dr. Yanovskiy has served as Medical Director of Inpatient Services since 2009. In this role, he provides clinical supervision, psychiatric and medical treatment services, and medical administrative direction for the inpatient program.

David J. Cordon, MD

David J. Cordon, MD
Medical Director, Outpatient Services 
Specializing in psychiatric treatment services including geriatric psychiatry, Dr. Cordon has served as Medical Director of Outpatient Services for Princeton House Behavioral Health since 2010. In this role, he is responsible for overseeing outpatient medical services. He also serves as Vice Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry for Princeton Health.

Jose S. Vazquez, MD
Medical Director, Psychiatric Services, Princeton Medical Center 
With extensive experience in psychiatric disorders and addiction medicine, Dr. Vazquez oversees the psychiatric and affiliated provider panel at the Princeton Medical Center. This includes covering the Behavioral Health Emergency Department, conducting psychiatric consultations, and ensuring that all psychiatric needs are being met at the hospital.

Robbi Alexander

Robbi Alexander, PhD, APN, MSN
Administrative Director for Hospital Psychiatry, Princeton Medical Center
Dr. Alexander has spoken, published, taught and presented on behavioral health and eating disorders treatment and administration in academic and clinical settings. During her extensive career, Dr. Alexander has held leadership roles at several psychiatric hospitals and residential facilities in the mid-Atlantic region in nursing, utilization management, and business development. Most recently, she was an assistant professor of nursing at the University of Delaware and Moravian College, while also serving as a psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurse for Penn Medicine Princeton Health. Dr. Alexander provides administrative oversight to the Consultation Liaison Psychiatry and the Behavioral Health Emergency Department at Princeton Medical Center, and also serves as Program Director for the Princeton Center for Eating Disorders.

Sonora Reynolds

Sonora Reynolds, DNP, MSNED, RN
Director of Patient Care Services
Dr. Reynolds joined Princeton House Behavioral Health in 2020, with experience both as a professor of nursing and a psychiatric nurse-leader at one of the nation’s largest hospitals. As the senior clinical leader at Princeton House’s Inpatient division, Dr. Reynolds also serves as Director of Nursing, Princeton House’s largest department.

Jodi Pultorak, MSW, LCSW
Executive Director, Outpatient Services
A licensed clinical social worker, Ms. Pultorak has more than 20 years of experience in behavioral health services. She has been with Princeton House Behavioral Health since 2009, and brings experience in direct clinical practice, utilization review, and management to the leadership team.

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Jon T. Higgerson, MA
Director of Inpatient Admissions, Behavioral Health Emergency Services
Mr. Higgerson is responsible for management of the 24/7 Inpatient Admissions Department and the Behavioral Health Emergency Department at Princeton Medical Center, which is dedicated to providing secure and private acute care for behavioral health patients. With a background in child and family counseling and case management, as well as first responder/rescue training, Mr. Higgerson has held several positions at Princeton House since joining the organization in 2004.

Kathy DeMaio

Director of Outpatient Admissions & Princeton Center for Eating Disorders Admissions
Ms. DeMaio is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor. She has been with Princeton House Behavioral Health since 2007, and a member of the leadership team since 2015. She is responsible for management of the Outpatient Admissions Department as well as Princeton Center for Eating Disorder admissions. She also oversees benefit verification to insure inpatient, outpatient, and eating disorders behavioral health patients receive comprehensive care and understand their financial exposure before coming into treatment.