MI Appoints Jeanne Leydon as President/CEO
LAWRENCE (MA): Mary Immaculate Health/Care Services (MIHCS), a member of Covenant Health, is pleased to announce that Jeanne Leydon, LICSW, ACSW has been promoted to serve as the organization’s President/CEO.
In this role, Jeanne will be responsible for the oversight and management of the full continuum of care offered at Mary Immaculate. This includes the MI Residential Community, a nationally recognized subsidized housing complex; Marguerite’s House, a separate assisted living residence with 106 private units; MI Adult Day Health bilingual/bicultural programs including Maple Street, La Casita and La Casa de Maria Inmaculada; MI Transportation and the MI Nursing/Restorative Center.
“I have worked with Jeanne for many years, and have always admired her passion for Mary Immaculate’s mission,” said Gerard J. Foley, Esq., vice president, post-acute care, Covenant Health. “She brings a wealth of experience in all aspects of senior care.”
Jeanne joined MIHCS in 2009 as Administrator of Home and Community-Based Services. Her professional experience also includes tenure as Director of Consumer Services at the Greater Lynn Senior Services, Inc., (GLSS) and in Director and Manager positions in Hospice Care.
“Much like our signature event, my work at Mary Immaculate is a “Pilgrimage of Love” and I am excited to continue my service in the capacity of President/CEO,” said Jeanne. “We have such an amazing community here at Mary Immaculate. It is my privilege to lead us in the footsteps of our founders and with an unwavering commitment to serve the elder community and their families.”
Jeanne earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from San Francisco State University and her Master of Social Work from Simmons College.
Mary Immaculate Health/Care Services is one of the largest senior care providers in the Commonwealth, and has long enjoyed a reputation in the Merrimack Valley as a quality provider of healthcare and housing services to older adults. What distinguishes Mary Immaculate today is its continuum of care designed to meet the broad life-support needs of elders. The expanded mission of this organization includes nursing center care, short term rehabilitation services, independent and supportive housing, adult day health, and assisted living and chair car transportation services. Mary Immaculate Health/Care