Newburyport, MA – Avita of Newburyport, a new assisted living community opening this winter in Newburyport, has appointed Gerry Gallin the community’s executive director. The community is being developed and managed by The Northbridge Companies, a privately owned company based in Burlington.
Upon opening, Avita of Newburyport will be a 70-unit, state-of-the-art, senior living community focused on memory care. The community will feature an array of amenities for its residents, including a salon and barber shop, computer lab, screened porches, social and recreational programs, assistance with personal care, and much more.
Gallin has more than two decades of experience in the assisted living industry and has been with Northbridge for the past six years. She served as executive director of Avita of Needham, a memory care community located in Needham, for four years.
Most recently, she served as corporate marketing liaison for the Northbridge communities. She is also a geriatric care manager, and was one of the first in the state of Massachusetts.