Scott Fife • April H Mason • Elliott Rose • Bernadette Matarazzo
April H. Mason, Managing Director
has over 22 years of healthcare and management experience.
In 1984, April began her career at Lifeplus, Inc., a home medical equipment company, as a Customer Service Representative.
Over the next several years, April held multiple management positions within the organization and in 1995 she was appointed President and Chief Operating Officer.
The company grew into multi-million dollar organization with nine locations in four states.
In 1999, April
also became a shareholder in the privately owned business.
In her role as President, April managed all aspects of the growing business including the successful acquisition of several smaller companies.
April served as a board member and President of the New England Medical Equipment Association, and served as a Director on the American Association for Homecare board for several years.
In 2002, Lifeplus
was selected as the Best Home Medical Equipment Company
and awarded the HME Excellence Award.
After years of advocating for health care and small business, April
successfully ran and was elected to the New Hampshire House of Representatives
Also in 2004, Lifeplus
was sold to Apria Healthcare and following the company's transition, April
retired from the company.
In 2006, the April Mason Advocacy Award was established by the New England Home Medical Equipment Association
to recognize national legislators who advocate on behalf of the homecare industry.
In 2007, April joined Paragon Ventures as a Managing Director and brings her years of healthcare and management experience to the Paragon team.
April also serves as Board Chair for Portsmouth Christian Academy in Dover, NH and remains politically active both locally and nationally.
resides in the Seacoast area of New Hampshire with her
husband and two daughters.
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