Maureen Gardner Named Executive Director of Laurentide at Mashpee Commons

Joins Northbridge Companies after 11 years at Wingate Residences at Brewster Place
Maureen Gardner to lead the new Laurentide at Mashpee Commons senior community (Northbridge Companies photo)

As New England-based senior living developer and manager, Northbridge Companies, continues to expand and it is proud to announce the appointment of Maureen Gardner to the position of Executive Director of Laurentide at Mashpee Commons in Mashpee, Massachusetts. Bringing more than 25 years of experience in the senior living industry, Gardner joins Northbridge Companies’ growing number of choices for families on Cape Cod, the South Shore and the South Coast offering independent living, assisted living and the specialized Avita memory care program.


“I am pleased to join Northbridge Companies in a leadership role at Laurentide. This brand-new community is purpose built for seniors and their families on Cape Cod.  As a long time Cape Codder, I have a unique understanding of how to help and connect with families in our area,” said Gardner. “I have dedicated my career to serving seniors, and I know that Northbridge Companies offers a truly tailored experience for today’s seniors and their families.”


The appointment of Gardner to the position of Executive Director is the latest investment by Northbridge Companies to attract the highest caliber talent in the industry to work closely with area seniors, families, and care professionals as well as lead and develop its associates.  


“We are pleased have Maureen Gardner join our exemplary team of Executive Directors at Northbridge Companies,” said Wendy Nowokunski, President of Northbridge Companies. “Maureen a has proven track record working to support many Cape Cod seniors and will be a valued resource in the greater Mashpee community.”


Gardner joins Northbridge Companies from Wingate Residences at Brewster Place (formally an Epoch Senior Living Community), where she was serving as an Executive Director since 1997. Previously Gardner worked as a Sales Director of Salmon Family of Services as well as the Sales Director of Southgate at Shrewsbury, a full continuum nursing and rehabilitation center.  


As a Certified Dementia Practitioner and with an Advanced Level Administrators’ Certificate from Argentum (formally Assisted Living Federation of America) Gardner resides in Harwich, MA.  


Laurentide at Mashpee Commons is slated to open Summer 2018. For more information about upcoming events and to learn more about becoming at Charter Member, visit the Laurentide Welcome Center: 52 Market Street, Mashpee, MA (adjacent to Cape Cod Coffee), 508-539-1300 or online at: welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on