Sawyer Thornton takes charge at Sharon Health Care Center

Up for the task of serving the Sharon Health Care Center, newly appointed Administrator Sawyer Thornton took a few minutes to introduce Moose, who has taken to his duties of Assistant in Charge of Cheer with enthusiasm. Photo by Leila Hawken

SHARON — The new head administrator at Sharon Health Care Center (SHCC) is Sawyer Thornton, 29, a native of Sharon (and daughter of Becky Thornton, president of the Dutchess Land Conservancy). 

Thornton was tapped for the top job earlier this summer, replacing John Horstman, the longtime head of the center who had come there after many years at the head of Geer in North Canaan.

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