Community Health Center Leadership
Norman Sweet, LICSW, MBA
Director of Behavioral Health Services, Harbor Health Services, Inc.
Mr. Sweet earned both his Master of Social Work and Master of Business Administration from the State University of New York in Albany, NY. He has over 13 years experience working in the healthcare industry, and over 10 years working with the LGBTIQ community.
Nancy Bucken, RN, MSM
Executive Director, Harbor Community Health Center-Hyannis, Harbor Community Health Center-Plymouth & the Ellen Jones Community Dental Center
Nancy Bucken joined Harbor Health Services, Inc. in 2007 as the Executive Director of the Neponset Health Center. In 2012, she became the Executive Director of Harbor Community Health Center-Hyannis and the Ellen Jones Community Dental Center and later Harbor Community Health Center-Plymouth.
Kevin Casey, MPH
Executive Director, Neponset Health Center & Geiger Gibson Community Health Center
Kevin Casey joined Harbor Health Services, Inc. in 2012 as the Executive Director of both Neponset Health Center and Geiger Gibson Community Health Center. Mr. Casey has over 20 years experience in health care leadership with Brewster Ambulance Service and Boston Medical Center. He received his Master of Public Health Care Administration from Boston University.
Matthew Horan, DMD
Corporate Dental Director, Harbor Health Services, Inc.
Matthew Horan joined Harbor Health Services, Inc. (HHSI) in 2016 as the Corporate Dental Director. Dr. Horan has almost 10 years of experience in oral health care at the community health center level. Prior to joining HHSI, Dr. Horan was the Director of Oral Health at the Boston Public Health Commission, DotHouse Health, and Codman Square Health Center. In addition, Dr. Horan was a dentist with Codman Square Health Center.
Thomas Fantes, MD
Medical Director & Staff Physician, Neponset Health Center & Geiger Gibson Community Health Center
Thomas Fantes joined Harbor Health Services, Inc. in 2016 as the Medical Director of both Neponset Health Center (NHC) and Geiger Gibson Community Health Center (GGCHC), and a Staff Physician at NHC. Prior to joining Harbor Health Services, Inc., Dr. Fantes was the Medical Director of Newport Health Care Corporation Medical Associates and a Physician with Family Physicians of Tiverton and Little Compton.
Most recently, he served as the Behavioral Case Manager at Network Health, one of only six organizations contracted by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to serve the rapidly growing Medicaid population. Prior to working at Network Health, Mr. Sweet was employed by Parsons Child and Family Center; the largest multi-service site in New York’s Capital region, working there for over 9 years.
At first, Mr. Sweet worked as a Prevention Social Worker primarily providing home based individual, family and couples counseling, case management, and crisis management. Additionally, Mr. Sweet facilitated trainings in cultural diversity and in-service planning for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender clients and their families. Mr. Sweet also participated in several supervisory trainings and completed their Leadership Development Program in 2007. After that, he became the Prevention Social Worker Supervisor managing a satellite office in Arbor Hill.
Nancy has over 31 years of experience as a senior manager across multiple industries including healthcare (clinical and administration), service and management organizations. While managing Diversified Services at the VNA, Ms. Bucken opened and licensed a hospice program on Cape Cod. Prior to that, she worked for a management company responsible for the start up of multiple home care agencies and negotiated the sale of three hospice programs. In addition, she has more than ten years managing home infusion and durable medical equipment programs providing services in multiple communities.
Ms. Bucken received a Master of Science in Health Care Management from Lesley College.and a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Skidmore College.
With expertise in health care management, patient safety, and operational support, Mr. Casey is a valuable addition to the Harbor Health Services Team.
Dr. Horan oversees Dental Operations at Geiger Gibson Community Health Center, Harbor Community Health Center-Plymouth, Harbor Community Health Center- Hyannis, and Ellen Jones Community Dental Center in Harwich.
Dr. Horan received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and his currently pursuing a Master’s of Public Health degree from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
Dr. Fantes is currently a Captain with the United States Navy Reserve Medical Corps and he has received numerous honors including the Navy Commendation Medal (twice awarded). He was an Affiliate Faculty member with the Family Medicine department at Brown University.
Dr. Fantes received his medical degree from the New Jersey Medical School. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and he speaks both English and Spanish.