WittKieffer has been retained by Lasell Village to assist in the search for its next President. Based in Newton, MA, Lasell Village is a lifelong learning community that puts education at the heart of its seniors' daily lives. As a Continuing Care Retirement Community, it offers 182 independent living units, nine supported living studio apartments, and a 38-bed skilled nursing facility.
The Village President is a Lasell University employee and will be a resident-focused and passionate leader who embraces and models a distinct culture that values the pursuit of lifelong learning. They will advance a culture of learning, openness, collaboration, active listening, inclusiveness, and respect for others. In partnership with the President of Lasell University, Lasell Village's Board of Directors, Lasell Village's executive leadership team, and the Resident Advisory Council, the next President will develop and implement strategies that enhance residents' lives.
The President will also be an excellent manager with a proven track record of collaborative leadership of a high-performing team. In partnership with all of the above parties and staff, the President will lead and implement initiatives, such as program growth, technology advances, person-centered care, resident engagement, and continued financial sustainability. Additionally, the President will evaluate campus renovations and expansion opportunities in the context of the anticipated needs of its residents. The President will be an ethical and robust financial steward of Lasell Village's resources.
The successful candidate will have significant leadership experience gained in housing, education, aging services, or not-for-profit organizations and a superb professional track record. They will be passionate about this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to impact the lives of the residents, Lasell University, and the field of intergenerational learning.