Tracey Cravedi

Executive Director

Tracey has been the Executive Director of Hale House since 2009. No detail is too large or small for her: from state-level lobbying to capital budgets to table centerpieces, Tracey is hands-on. She is only able to relax by hiring competent and dedicated managers who follow through with her supervision of facilities, nursing, admissions, accounting and development to ensure the highest level of care and daily life for our residents. Tracey balances her professional duties with her busy family of 7 in Central MA.

Sarkis Boyajian

Business Manager

Sarkis has served as the Business Manager since 2011, keeping track of our finances. He is our liaison for IRS inquiries, investment portfolio, and all accounting reports. He lives with his three beautiful girls (four if you count the puppy) in Boston’s Metrowest.

Jill Gemelli

Admissions & Resident Services Director

At Hale House since 2010, Jill is the person who seeks out, screens and admits new residents who will benefit from the amenities at Hale House while bringing personalities and outlooks that will mesh with the rest of our harmonious little community. Jill is also responsible for organizing a range of resident services that benefit both the individual and group dynamics. She stays on top of current industry best practices as well as the custom needs of each person to ensure that everyone enjoys their best life possible. After hours she goes home to her own home that she shares with her husband, two sweet girls and a very active dog.

Jonathan Kentner

Director of Nursing

Jon has been at Hale House since 2017. He started as a registered nurse, became the lead nurse in 2018, and in 2020 was promoted to Director of Nursing. He works closely with the Executive Director to maintain best nursing practices, and aims to provide high-quality care for our resident population. Jon also invests his nursing skills beyond the walls of Hale House through his dedication to mission work. Through this work Jon has enjoyed bringing light to those in need through both local and global missions.

Catherine Logan

Activities Director

Catherine has been with Hale House since 2013. As the Activities Director she uses her communication and organizing skills to encourage our seniors to socialize, stay active, and participate in activities like mobility classes, movie viewings, gardening, holiday parties, and outings throughout the Boston area. She works with assistants and volunteers to make sure that each Hale House resident starts every day feeling hopeful and happy that they are living their life to the fullest. Catherine unwinds by running with friends around her South Boston neighborhood and throughout the city.

Jack McChesney

Facilities Manager

Jack has been Facilities Manager at Hale House since 2007. As the front person for building maintenance, Jack is the contact person for all construction and repair projects from the large (roof, window replacement, fire escape) to the small (printers, wifi, telephones). He is also the acting dad of Hale House, offering advice, comfort, and the occasional mild discipline to staff and residents when required. He loves his wife, beautiful daughter, dogs, and his lakeside home.

Judith Wilburn

Executive Assistant

Since 2014, Judy has been Executive Assistant to the Director, a role that comprises office management, payroll and HR oversight, communication, and record keeping. Off hours are spent on or near the water in Winthrop with her husband Ron and Rosie the bulldog.

Youri Emanual

Health Care Service Group, Kitchen Manager

Youri’s warm personality and great sense of humor have helped him win over staff and residents alike to bring his high standards of management to Hale House dining services. Whether trying to please finicky seniors at Hale House or home with his beautiful wife and 2 boys, Youri brings a smile wherever he goes.