Joy Chidsey is the Medical Practice Manager. Joy has been with the group since 1998. Her previous role was the Supervisor of Business Accounting. She has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resource Management. Joy is a member of the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA).
Joy lives in Honeoye with her husband Paul. Her interests include: traveling, boating, reading, and spending time with family and friends.
Kerry has been the CFO for the Canandaigua Medical Group since March of 1998. He is responsible for finance, facilities, phones and for maintaining the information systems for the practice.
Kerry was born in San Antonio, Texas and raised in New York City. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Management Data Systems from the Syracuse University School of Management.
Kerry and his wife, Cathy Thurston, reside in Geneva. His eldest son Eric is married and employed locally as an electrician. Mark is working in the local area. The youngest two, Timothy and Amy, live at home.
Kerry is a member of Healthcare Financial Management Association, the Medical Group Management Association and American Mensa. He is Scoutmaster of Troop 75 in West Fayette, NY and is still an ardent SU fan of both Football and Basketball and in his free time he enjoys golf, working in his workshop and travel.
Michelle came to the Canandaigua Medical Group in 1995 as a Pediatric Nurse. The following year (1996) she became our Pediatric Department Manager. Michelle received her LPN from Wayne- Fingerlakes Boces and she is a Certified HIV Counselor and Trainer.
Michelle is originally from Long Island and moved to Canandaigua in 1991. She has three children: Matthew, Justin, and Taylor and one grandson, Hunter. Michelle’s interests include traveling, reading and spending time with her children and extended family.
Darlene Shadders has been at the group since 2008 working as Dr Cantwell’s primary nurse before becoming the OB/GYN department manager in 2013. She received her LPN degree in 1990 and is currently pursing her RN degree.
Darlene is originally from Rochester and now reside in Canandaigua with her significant other of 10 years. She has 1 grown daughter and a grandson. Her interests include spending time with family and friends, crafts, watching football and reading.
Sue has been working at the Canandaigua Medical Group since 1976. She began at the front desk as a receptionist. From there she went to Data Processing and served as a billing clerk. Sue has moved from there to Referral Coordinator, Personnel Administrator and Accounts Payable Manager. Her current position is that of Supervisor of Patient Accounting.
Sue and her husband, Nick, have 2 children, Michael and Christy. Sue enjoys spending time with her family, vacations at the ocean, walking, and reading.