Meet Our Team

About The President


Tim McGrath

Tim McGrath, President, joined Health and Science Center, Inc. in 1980 after 5 years with US Department of Health and Human Services. He is responsible for eldercare search activities in the area of operations. His background includes:

  • Business Development

Hired as an Associate Director to developed searches in the nursing home field. Mr. McGrath developed Health and Science Center’s efforts in this area from a regional to nationwide scope. He has expanded Health and Science Center’s staff as growth in business warranted.


  • Executive Search

Searches conducted under his tenure at Health and Science Center include physician recruitment, operations, allied therapy and pharmacy. For the past 20 years he has mainly directed his efforts in the area of eldercare.


  • Publications and Speaking

Articles by Mr. McGrath have been requested and published by newspapers and healthcare publications. His information on various issues has been solicited and used in other articles by journalists and editors. He has spoken and conducted seminars for healthcare and recruitment professionals.


  • Committee Associations and Memberships

Has served on numerous boards and committees related to eldercare personnel, and healthcare issues.


Senior Vice President of Recruitment

Mike Bucci

Mike Bucci, Vice President, joined the Health and Science Center, Inc. in 1989 after 15 years in professional baseball as a player, coach, and instructor with 3 separate major league organizations.  He is responsible for searches in the areas of Finance and Marketing.  His background includes:

  • Business Development 

Hired as an Associate Director to develop searches in allied therapy and financial fields, Mr. Bucci developed Health and Science Center’s efforts in home care and marketing as well.

  • Executive Search 

Searches conducted under his tenure at Health and Science Center include financial, marketing, home care and fund development.

  • Committee Associations and Memberships

Member of the Philadelphia chapter of the HMA and the Patient Account Managers Guild.


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Ashley Canty

Ashley Canty, Associate Director of Nurse Recruitment at Health and Science Center, brings over 10 years of experience in the healthcare field. She was a recruiter for allied health and healthcare professionals working in all settings.

  • Personal Attributes

Ashley is a professional that believes your first impression lasts for a life time. She specializes in identifying quality candidates and matching them with their ideal job.  Customer service is one of her top priorities.

  • Executive Search

Searches include Nursing Home Administrators, Directors of Nursing, Unit Managers, and RN Assessment Coordinators.  Ashley’s primary focus is Mid Atlantic United States.


Pamela Reiger

Pamela A. Reiger, Associate Director of Recruitment, has been a fixture in eldercare services for the past 14 years. Her passion, standards, and upbeat approach have contributed to many success stories in eldercare leadership. Prior to joining Health and Science Center, Pamela held leadership roles as a Sales and Marketing Director, Executive Director, Regional Director of Operations, and Consultant servicing older adults in the senior housing industry with-in the Mid-Atlantic region. Pamela’s certifications include, Personal Care Home Administrator, Assisted Living Administrator, and National Dementia Practitioner.

Executive Search

Pamela is recruiting for the areas of Healthcare Finance, Marketing, Sales and Operations in the

Mid-Atlantic region.

Committee Associations and Memberships

Pennsylvania Assisted Living Association

Personal Attributes

Pamela’s most important priority is to create positive memories with clients to ensure lasting relationships.

Ben Bongers

Ben Bongers M.A., Associate Director, joined the Health and Science Center Inc. in 2018 after receiving his Master’s Degree in Gerontology from San Francisco State University. Prior to joining the H&SC, Ben was a full time elder caregiver for 5 years as well as a full time opera singer for many major opera companies around the world.

Facility Operations

The heart-beat of any well run facility is in the directors of the facility operations. Starting with Building Maintenance Directors/Facility Managers/Environmental Service Directors, to Food Service Directors, and Plant Operations Directors. Ben will find the top quality person for your position.

 Home Health Administration

For those facilities that have an existing, or looking toward expanding into the Home Health sector, Ben can assist in finding qualified and knowledgeable personnel to facilitate the operations of this quickly expanding area of health care.

National Executive Search (Outside of the Mid-Atlantic)

Ben is tasked with the growth and expansion of the Health and Science Center, Inc. into the US outside of the Mid-Atlantic region. He will be recruiting in Executive, Business, Finance, Operations, and Healthcare Directorial arenas based in quality Eldercare facility staffing.

Publications and Speaking

Ben has been a Sommelier and wine writer for periodicals in the US and Germany for the past 10 years, as well as a public speaker on many different arenas including operatic, performance topics, elder life, and aging issues.


Ben is a current and active member in the Gerontological Society of America (GSA), American Society on Aging (ASA), American Guild of Musical Artists (AGMA), National Eagle Scout Association (NESA), University of Missouri at Kansas City (UMKC) Alumni Association, San Francisco State University (SFSU) Alumni Association φϺA (Phi Mu Alpha) Sinfonia Alumni Association, and is a Knight of Magisterial Grace (KM) in the Order of Malta.






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