Front Desk Manager
Gissella joined Compassionate Family Medicine in 2004 as their Front Desk Receptionist/Secretary then becoming the Office Manager. She has served as the Finance Manager for CFM in 2014 and in 2018 was appointed as the Front Desk Manager.
In this role, Gissella ensures the timely and accurate preparation of all financial information for management accounting and reporting purposes. She manages all basic functions of CFM’s accounting such as employee payroll and purchasing. In addition, Gissella manages procedures related to insurance and billing, solving patients’ queries that might arise regarding their particular insurance coverage.
Gissella is a graduate of Hunter College with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology. She is fluent in both English and Spanish. She possesses a diverse skill set to ‘wear many hats’ and for this reason, Gissella was honored with CFM’s “Do It All” Award in 2014 and again in 2018, Gissella was recognized as Manager of the Year by her colleagues.