Governing Bodies

D’Youville has five Boards of Directors to govern the various entities on the D’Youville Life and Wellness campus. Our Boards are comprised of dedicated men and women from the Greater Lowell Community who volunteer their time and expertise to ensure the mission of D’Youville is carried out with the highest standards of excellence.

Members of the Board of Directors 2017

D’Youville Life & Wellness Community Board of Directors – provides oversight of all activities on the campus of D’Youville Life & Wellness.

  • Sister Jeanne Archambault, s.c.o., Sisters of Charity of Ottawa
  • Thomas J. Brown, Chair, Retired, COO/CFO Am. General Asset Management
  • Joseph Clermont, Esq., Joseph C. Clermont, Attorney at Law
  • Mark S. CochranTreasurer, President & CEO, Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union
  • Jerry Frechette, Vice President of Lending, Washington Savings Bank
  • The Reverend Peter Gori, OSA
  • Steven Larochelle, Vice Chair, Executive Vice President, Enterprise Bank
  • Sr. Pauline Leblanc, s.c.o., Sisters of Charity of Ottawa
  • Jay Linnehan, Executive Director, Greater Lowell Community Foundation
  • Sr. Prescille Malo, s.c.o., Sponsor, Sisters of Charity of Ottawa
  • William Martin, Jr., Esq., Eno, Martin, & Donahue, LLP
  • Naomi M. Prendergast, President & CEO, D’Youville Life & Wellness Community
  • Robert Young, Chief Financial Officer, Greater Waltham ARC

D’Youville Senior Care / Transitional Care Board of Directors – provides oversight of all aspects of our skilled nursing facility including short-term rehabilitation,  long-term nursing care and adult day health. 

  • Sister Jeanne Archambaults.c.o., Sisters of Charity of Ottawa
  • Thomas J. Brown, Chair, Retired, COO/CFO Am. General Asset Management
  • Joseph Clermont, Esq., Joseph C. Clermont Attorney at Law
  • Mark S. Cochran, Treasurer, President & CEO, Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union
  • Carol Duncan, Retired, Executive Director Girls, Inc., Community Leader
  • Jerry Frechette, Vice President of Lending, Washington Savings Bank
  • The Reverend Peter Gori, OSA
  • Amy J. Hoey, EVP, Chief Operating Officer, Lowell General Hospital
  • Carol Howard, Vice President, Director of Housing Compliance, Boston Capital
  • Margaret “Peggy” Knight,  Ph.D.
  • Steven Larochelle, Vice Chair, Executive Vice President, Enterprise Bank
  • Sr. Pauline Leblanc, s.c.o., Sisters of Charity of Ottawa
  • Jay Linnehan, Executive Director, Greater Lowell Community Foundation
  • Sr. Prescille Malo, s.c.o., Sponsor, Sisters of Charity of Ottawa
  • Naomi Prendergast, President & CEO, D’Youville Senior Care
  • Judith Ramirez, R.N., L.I.C.S.W., Retired, Middlesex Community College
  • Arthur Sutcliffe, Funeral Director, McKenna-Ouellette Funeral Home
  • Philip J Tavano, M.D., Merrimack Valley Internal Medicine Associates, PC
  • Robert Young, Chief Financial Officer, Greater Waltham ARC

D’Youville Foundation Board of Directors – provides oversight of the activities of the D’Youville Foundation. 

  • Robert J. Audet, Retired, Pawtucket Pharmacy
  • Caroline Bateson, Retired, CEO & Chairman of the Board, Dec-Tam Corporation
  • Ruth Bitchell, Sr. VP and Regional Manager, Eastern Bank
  • John E. Bukala, Vice Chair, Senior Vice President, Enterprise Bank & Trust
  • Patrick Canal, Director, Surgery Services, Heywood Hospital
  • David J. Clermont, Esq., Joseph C. Clermont Attorney at Law
  • Alicia Donahue, J.D., Chair, Nashua Capital Management
  • Brian Fitzsimons, President, Dec-Tam Corporation
  • Thomas Golden, Jr., State Representative
  • Mary-Jo Griffin, Director, Mass/DOT
  • Alison E. Kalman, Senior Vice President, LowellFive Bank
  • Ann Kelleher, Retired, RN
  • Monique Letendre, Clerk, Assistant Principal, Ste Jeanne D’Arc School
  • Donna McCallum, Community Leader
  • Sr. Prescille Malo, s.c.o., Sponsor, Sisters of Charity of Ottawa
  • Nikolaos Manolis, Owner, Dracut House of Pizza & Seafood Restaurant
  • Jack D. O’Connor, President, O’Connor Studios
  • Naomi M. Prendergast, President & CEO, D’Youville Life & Wellness Community
  • Bruce T. Robinson, Retired, Fred C. Church Insurance
  • Brian M. Rys, Senior Vice President, Boston Parnters Financial Group LLC
  • James A. Sullivan, Jr.,  VP / CRA Officer, Align Credit Union
  • Michael S. Tith, Director, Corporate & Foundation Relations, University of Massachusetts Lowell
  • Barbara Viens, MSN, RN, CNML, ONC, Clinical Director for Orthopedic and Bariatric Service Lines, Lowell General Hospital

D’Youville Senior Living, Inc., Board of Directors – provides oversight of Bruyere Gardens, our independent living community. 

  • Mark Altenweg, Treasurer, D’Youville Senior Care, Inc.
  • Joseph Clermont, Sr., Esq., Chair, Joseph C. Clermont, Attorney at Law
  • Sr. Prescille Malo, s.c.o., Sponsor, Sisters of Charity of Ottawa
  • Naomi Prendergast, President/Clerk, D’Youville Senior Care, Inc.

D’Youville Elderly Housing Corporation, Board of Directors – provides oversight of D’Youville Life & Wellness Community Elderly Housing Planning and Development

  • David Aiken, Planning Office for Urban Affairs, Inc.
  • Lisa Alberghini, Planning Office for Urban Affairs, Inc.
  • Mark Altenweg, Treasurer, D’Youville Senior Care, Inc.
  • Joseph Clermont, Sr., Esq., Chair, Joseph Clermont Attorney at Law
  • William Grogan, Clerk, Planning Office for Urban Affairs, Inc.
  • Sr. Prescille Malo, s.c.o., Sponsor, Sisters of Charity of Ottawa
  • Naomi Prendergast, President, D’Youville Senior Care, Inc.