Debbie Vitali

Executive Director

I have been working at CDHN since 2001 as a field monitor/supervisor and office support. Prior to working here, I was an Educational Coordinator, Pre-school and Kindergarten Teacher.

During my free time I enjoy walking, boating, and most outdoor activities with my husband and three children. You will often catch me working on a puzzle or reading a book.








Beth Knights


I am very happy to be a part of the team at CDHN. I started here in May 2014. Helping others is something I find extremely rewarding. On a personal side, I  have a great love for animals, enjoy weight lifting and spending time with my family.









Sarah Vitali

Educational Coordinator/Monitor

I started working part time for CDHN in 2015. In September 2016, I became a full time part of the  CDHN office Staff. I enjoy my job mostly because I feel by helping our educators; I am helping better the lives of  children. I graduated from Bridgewater State University with my Bachelors of Science in Early Childhood Education and Care, specializing in nutrition and physical fitness. Prior to working here,  I taught in a private childcare facility as a preschool teacher and was a nanny for many years. I have always enjoyed working with children.

I enjoy many outdoor activities such as playing soccer, snowboarding, hiking and all things water, especially the beach and boating.


Carmen Costa


Carmen has worked for CDHN since 2009.  She also runs a large family child care and is the Mother of two beautiful girls.





Rosa Abreu


Rosa has been working at CDHN since January 2012 and has 5 years of experience working with food programs.  She enjoys working with families and children and providing them with information about nutrition and child safety.


Rebecca Bradley


Rebecca is a Registered Dietitian and has worked for CDHN since 2007, she enjoys helping providers with menu ideas and the challenges providers face when feeding little ones. She is the Mom of 3 boys and also runs The Maple Leaf Bed & Breakfast, http://www.maplehousebb.com/  She enjoys hiking, down hill skiing, X-country skiing, French classes, traveling and spending time with her family.










Gayle Sutton 

Monitor – Boston Area

Gayle has recently become part of our CDHN team.  She also runs a family day care of her own.









Rita Kelly

Monitor/Claims Support

I have been fortunate enough to join the CDHN team in 2016.  I am a field monitor and also work in the office.  Prior to that, I ran a large home daycare for 16 years.  I am a mother of 3 children, and any spare time I may have is either on a basketball court or soccer field.


Kelcy (Zhimin) Ou  


I am so excited to be one of the field monitors at CDHN in 2019. While I was a family childcare provider, I received tremendous support from Debbie and Rita. They are role models for me and have helped me to be able to work with all the providers in my territory.

I speak Cantonese, Mandarin and English.

I am passionate about playing tennis.

Wilnelia (Rosi) Arias  

Monitor/Bilingual Liaison 

I am very grateful for the opportunity that I was given to be a part of the CDHN team in 2019. I am a certified interpreter in English/Spanish with a certification in Human Services.  I am excited about this new opportunity because I love the idea of interacting and helping the providers face to face. I am a mother of two beautiful girls Magnolia 19 and Junelia 12 and they keep me very busy. On my spare time, I am usually at the dance studio cheering my 12 year old on!