Massry Residence Welcomes Colleen Vincent as ED

Colleen Ashley Vincent Appointed Executive Director of Massry Residence at Daughters of Sarah

Albany, NY, January 26, 2024 – Daughters of Sarah Community for Seniors, a renowned senior living community, proudly announces the appointment of Colleen Ashley Vincent as the new Executive Director of the Massry Residence at Daughters of Sarah. Colleen brings a wealth of experience and a passion for enhancing the lives of the elderly to her new role.

Colleen Vincent holds a Master’s Degree in Community Health Education with a Gerontology Certificate from Russell Sage College, Troy, NY. Her educational background reflects her commitment to improving the health and well-being of communities.

Prior to joining Daughters of Sarah, Colleen served as the Executive Director at Sarah Jane Sanford Home for Women in Amsterdam, NY, where she demonstrated strong leadership in overseeing day-to-day operations, business planning, budgeting, and ensuring compliance with NYS DOH regulations. Her experience also includes serving as the COVID-19 Coordinator for Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk CSD School Health Office, showcasing her ability to provide guidance and support during challenging times.

Before that, her previous role for more than a decade was as the Executive Director at The Eliot at Catskill Assisted Living Community in Catskill, NY, involved directing the daily operations of a 98-bed facility, supervising 50 employees, and ensuring the facility’s financial stability. Her achievements in implementing systems that improved services and regulatory survey results highlight her dedication to excellence.

Her extensive work history includes positions such as Admissions Director, Activity Director, General Manager, and Case Manager, showcasing her versatility and expertise in various aspects of senior living management. Colleen’s commitment to enhancing the lives of seniors is further reflected in her original role as a Recreational Therapy Specialist at Daughters of Sarah Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

“We are excited to welcome Colleen as the Executive Director of Massry Residence. Colleen’s extensive experience, leadership skills, and passion for senior care make her a valuable addition to our team. We look forward to her contributions in continuing to provide exceptional care to our residents,” said Mark L. Koblenz, CEO and president at Daughters of Sarah.

For more information about the Massry Residence and the services offered at Daughters of Sarah COmmunity for Seniors, please visit www.daughtersofsarah.org or contact Mark L. Koblenz at koblenzm@dossc.org or 518-456-7831.

For media inquiries, please contact Marcy Stryker, Director of Philanthropy & Marketing at Daughters of Sarah Community for Seniors, at strykerm@dossc.org or 518-724-3260.