Meet our team.
We take great pride in our team, in the care we deliver and how we truly care for our patients' needs in our welcoming and state-of-the-art facility. Helping our patients through their challenges and seeing them live active, fulfilling lives is both a gift and an incredibly
rewarding experience. Learn more about what our team does and our backgrounds below.
John-Paul Donovan, CEO and Owner
ABC Board Certified Prosthetist-Orthotist and CEO of AtlanticProCare. He founded AtlanticProCare 23 years ago and has practiced here in Portland for over 27 years. Mr. Donovan received his degree from the University of Texas-Southwestern Medical Center and completed residencies at NOPCO at Boston Children's Hospital and in Portsmouth, NH. He has served as the chairman of the CAD-CAM Society of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists and has lectured at the University of New England, Doctorate of Physical Therapy program for years. He is actively involved in caring for patients day to day as well as managing the practice.
Cathy Le Shane, Business Manager
Highly creative and results-focused, Cathy’s 30+ years of administrative experience is the glue that holds our day-to-day operations together. She came to us in 2006 with a strong background in the business side of the medical profession. An avid gardener, Cathy also enjoys snowmobiling, rollerskating, volunteer work and spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Desiree Pierce, Care Coordination Supervisor
Desiree’s extensive knowledge of health claims enables her to make the complex healthcare system easier for patients to understand and navigate. She has worked at AtlanticProCare since 2011 and enjoys spending her free time with her family.
Shannon Donovan, Prosthetic-Orthotic Specialist
Although healthcare roots run deep in Shannon's family, her passion for it was acquired through firsthand experience in everything from medical research to mission work in Guatemala to emergency medicine. As a clinical assistant, she provides hands-on care to our patients. An active learner by nature, she is also interested in nutrition, fitness and holistic medicine.