Meet the Nashoba Park Assisted Living Team

Staff Directory

Julie Bagdonas
Executive Director

Cindy Gerante
Director of Community Relations

Haley Hollenbach
Director of Business Administration

James Pijewski
Director of Dining Experience

Brian O’Connell
Director of Building & Grounds

Barbara Fairweather
Lead Community Relations Associate


Nashoba Park is professionally managed by Senior Living Residences, ranked #2 in The Boston Globe’s 2023 List of Top Places to Work in Massachusetts and Great Place to Work® Certified! To be recognized is an extraordinary honor, made so much more special because these achievements were based on direct input from our associates.

Join our Team, Share our Passion

We asked associates…

What do you like most about working at Nashoba Park?

“This is an easy one for me.  I came to the senior living world about 15 years ago and have not looked back.  I truly cherish each and every day coming to Nashoba Park.  I can’t say enough about how awesome the team is here and the super sweet residents I get to see every day.  I am looking forward to spending many years here.”

– Julie Bagdonas, Executive Director

“I like it here because everyone is super sweet, cheerful, and has a smile on their face.”

– Barbara Fairweather, Lead Community Relations Associate

“I’m doing what I love for the people that I love. I get the best of both worlds.”

– Deb Sokolowski, Sous Chef

“I grew up here. My mom was a Resident Care Associate here. Nashoba Park has been like a second home to me. All the departments have really good staff, and we all get along.”

– Shelby Thomas, Dining Associate

“That’s easy. The residents. What keeps me coming back are the residents. I love what I do because I have the heart for it. Also, working with the staff, the team here, the resident care associates are wonderful. The care they provide is way beyond the required.”

– Helen Osagie, Wellness Nurse

“The Camaraderie between the kitchen staff. Through thick and thin, we get through it together and we provide the best possible service to the residents.”

– Bernie Watson, Cook

Join our team, share our passion!