Business team


Vincent Mendola

Founding Member and Practice Manager

Vince is responsible for leading all the non - clinical aspects of the practice including sales, marketing, finance and administration.  


Vince earned his CPA in New Jersey and MBA in finance from Drexel University and has over 20 years of C Level experience in the areas of business turn around, top and bottom line growth, acquisitions and financing including 12 within healthcare the most recent as Chief Financial Officer for Prescription Advisory Systems and Technology, Inc.

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Alina Besarab

Business Analyst

Alina had over 15 years of customer service experience before she switched to medical billing and then was promoted to Business Analyst.Alina develops, maintains and provides important business data for the practice's day to day management and development.

When not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her two pugs, Dumpling and Sauce.

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Colleen Kaufman

Financial Analyst

Colleen is a graduate of The Community College of Philadelphia and has been working in the health field since 2010.  Colleen handles financial analysis, booking and purchasing for EPT.  Colleen also addresses client questions associated with scheduling and billing. She enjoys training, interacting with clients and seeing their progress and success.


When not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 daughters.


Lynette Jernigan

Client Advisory Board Chairman

Lynette has a B.S. in Food Science and Technology and  extensive experience in behavioral and sensory research, marketing and business strategy. Health and wellness has always been a focus both personally and professionally which is why she is so supportive of EPT’s mission and purpose. Lynette will be supporting business functions and looks forward to seeing the growth and positive impact Elite has on people’s lives. 


In her spare time Lynette focuses on her own health and wellness through cooking, training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, training at Elite and loving her two rescue dogs Madeira and Ivy.