Meet the Team
Milford Vascular Institute's strongest asset if our team. Together we are able to provide state-of-the-art care to patients suffering from venous insufficiency and other forms of vascular disease.
Nicole, RVT, RSMD
Nicole completed the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Program for the Institute of Allied Medical Professions in 2013, addition to receiving an associates degree from Gateway Community College. Nicole holds credentials in Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonography and as a Registered Vascular Technologist. Nicole is the lead vascular sonographer at Milford Vascular Institute. Nicole has vast experience working in hospital and outpatient office settings. Prior to working at MVI, she was a sonographer at Milford Hospital and Diagnostic Imaging of Milford.
Alayna is a 2017 graduate of Quinnipiac University's Diagnostic Medical Sonography program with a Bachelor's degree in science. In 2018, she passed the licensing test to become a Registered Vascular Technologist. Prior to working at MVI, she was an ultrasonographer at Milford Hospital.
Taylor is a vascular sonographer at Milford Vascular Institute. She received her certification in Diagnostic Medical Sonography from the American Institute in West Hartford, CT. Prior to this, she lived in Boston, where she completed a Bachelors in Health Psychology as well as a graduate degree in Nutrition.
Sarah is a vascular sonographer at Milford Vascular Institute.
Kayla is a graduate of Platt Technical High School. After graduating she wanted to pursue a career in the medical field. She attended Porter and Chester in Branford, CT where she graduated with her medical assistant certificate. She joined the team at Milford Vascular Institute in 2016 and works hands-on with the patients. Working at Milford Vascular Institute has inspired Kayla to continue her education. She is now attending school for Diagnostic Medical Sonography.
Pasquale (PJ) graduated from East Haven High School in 2013. Following graduation, he attended Branford Hall Career Institute where he received his Medical Assistant License and Certification. Pasquale has prior Medical Assistant experience working for the Yale Health Plan assisting patients in the Student Health and Athletic Medicine fields. Pasquale jointed the Milford Vascular Institute team in October of 2016. He hopes to pursue a nursing career in the future.
Nicholas graduated from Joseph A. Foran High School in Milford and has since been attending Gateway Community College pursuing a degree in nursing. Nicholas was coached by Dr. Esposito on Foran's wresting team, and has joined MVI to further his knowledge in the medical field. He has placed great importance on continuing to be an active member and supporter of the Milford community.
Shauna is a registered medical assistant specializing in surgical assisting. She enjoys making sure patients feel comfortable and cared for during their procedures.
Jada is a graduate of Platt Technical High School and grew up in Bridgeport. Following graduation, she attended Gateway Community College where she received a degree in General Studies. She has a background knowledge in Emergency Medical Technician training and medical terminology. Her main roles at Milford Vascular include scheduling and assisting patients during their visits.
Emma is a graduate of Platt Technical High School in Milford. She is also a graduate of the American Institute of Healthcare and Technology where she earned her certification in Medical Billing and Coding.
Melody is one of our friendly greeters at Milford Vascular Institute. She is the first and last face you will see during your visit at Milford Vascular Institute. Melody strives to make every patient feel like they are a part of our family.
Sue is one of our friendly greeters at Milford Vascular Institute. She is the first and last face you will see during your visit at Milford Vascular Institute. Sue strives to make every patient feel like they are a part of our family.
Dana was born and raised here in Milford and is a Foran High School graduate. She attended Southern Connecticut State University. Dana worked for many years as a certified nursing assistant and greatly enjoys helping patients. She is looking forward to helping you have a great experience here at MVI!
Rebecca graduated from Southern Connecticut State University with a BS in Business Management. She brings years of experience from the Radiology and Vascular fields and coordinates the Office Based Lab schedule as well as obtains authorizations for our office procedures. She will be happy to assist scheduling your surgical procedure or help explain your insurance benefits!
Tina is the Accounts Receivable Manager at Milford Vascular Institute.
Ashley is the Marketing Director at Milford Vascular Institute. She graduated from Loyola University Chicago in 2017 with a Bachelor's of Science in Mathematics. Ashley has been working at Milford Vascular Institute in various roles since 2010. She currently manages website development, video production, social media, among other creative content development for the company. In May 2019, she co-founded and launched The Glow Bar, an aesthetics and wellness division of MVI. She lives locally, in Milford, with her son, Thomas.