Jim Coughlin Headshot
Jim Coughlin
CEO
Wendy Nowokunski Headshot
Wendy Nowokunski
President
We founded Northbridge on the principle that as an organization we have many roles & one purpose. That purpose is to ensure that in everything we do, every day, our residents, their families, and our associates are living well and loving life. We're so proud this has held true for over 15 years.
Renee Scudder Headshot
Renee Scudder
Chief Strategy Officer
Steve Puliafico Headshot
Steve Puliafico
SVP Northbridge Senior Housing
Jim Lane headshot
Jim Lane
VP of Data Analytics & Growth
Deb Bradshaw Headshot
Deb Bradshaw
VP Human Resources
Erin Gowdy headshot
Erin Gowdy
SVP Asset Management
Jennifer Hastings Headshot
Jennifer Hastings
VP of Marketing
Mel Horan Headshot
Mel Horan
VP of Sales
Patricia Foran Headshot
Patricia Foran
VP Wellness & Quality
Tom Sexton headshot
Tom Sexton
Controller
David Lewis
Regional Operations Director
Linda Adams
Director of Corporate Accounting
Joy Agule
Community Relations Liaison
Marlena Clark
Property Accountant
Ryan Coughlin
Director of Energy Initiatives
Anthony Crousillat
Analyst
Heather Duval
Director of HR Operations
Kristen Germaske
Director of Marketing
Kris Hoarty
Executive Assistant
Brian Johnson
Property Systems Director
Shannon Maguire
Marketing Coordinator
Lauren Mancini
Director of Property Accounting
Libby Mattei
Director of Business Development
Kristen Mearls
Training and Development Specialist
Linda Mumford
Talent Seeker and Keeper
Nina Raso
Internal Auditor
Jennifer Rubin
Operations Coordinator
Donna Sickler
Director of Compliance
Michael Waleryszak
VP of Development and Capital Initiatives
Scott Bradshaw
Regional Director of Sales
Cheryl Forbes
Regional Director of Sales
Courtney Freeman
Regional Director of Operations
Rosi Renadette
Regional Director of Clinical Services
Rene Snook
Regional Director of Clinical Services
Allison Whitmore
Financial Administrator

Quotes from Our Management Team

I have chosen a career at Northbridge because I’ve long known about Wendy and Jim’s reputation for innovative growth. I’ve known Wendy since our early career days when she was referred to as a rising star, and Jim is respected by many in our industry. I knew it would be a unique opportunity to work with two visionaries who have created a mission-driven and goal-driven differentiated organization.
Renee Scudder
Chief Strategy Officer
I chose a career with Northbridge because I value my history with Jim and Wendy within the industry. I followed Northbridge’s success throughout the years and heard of how highly respected Northbridge is from many colleagues. I knew their culture would be a great fit for me.
Steve Puliafico
SVP Northbridge Senior Housing
Having known the founders of Northbridge for more than 20 years, I chose a career with Northbridge because I knew the leadership within the organization has a deep commitment to excellence and has always valued a great work – life balance for its associates. I believe finding the right balance brings out the best in people over the long term.
Jim Lane
VP of Data Analytics & Growth
I grew up valuing the wisdom and stories of the seniors in my life and I have carried their values into a career in senior living. This is a business in which we have a unique opportunity to help families and their cherished seniors have wonderful experiences and create meaningful memories. I’m fortunate to have chosen a career that allows me to contribute to the care of seniors by caring for the people that make a difference in their lives every day.
Deb Bradshaw
VP Human Resources
Northbridge is at the intersection of being an established and professional data-driven organization while also maintaining focus on doing well by doing good. It is the perfect fit for me and I have been proud to grow my career here.
Erin Gowdy
SVP Asset Management
My personal and professional values align perfectly with our founders’ vision of Living Well & Loving Life. It feels good to market a company I believe in alongside a team of professionals that are best in class. I know we are making a difference in the lives of our residents, their families and our associates.
Jennifer Hastings
VP of Marketing
When Wendy and Jim asked me to join their team at Northbridge, I knew it was where I should go and spend the rest of my career. It’s simple, our outlook and philosophy are in alignment, which is sometimes rare in our industry. We know that by doing the right thing for our associates, residents and their families, working hard and believing in what you do equal success. If we are successful, our associates, residents and their families are also and living their best lives. That’s what it is all about.
Mel Horan
VP of Sales
Northbridge’s long standing reputation for creating a company-wide culture to live well and love life fits nicely with my personal and professional commitments. I couldn’t be more excited to be part of the Northbridge family.
Patricia Foran
VP Wellness & Quality