North Hill Board & Senior Management

Susan Downey, Director of Healthcare Services


Susan joined North Hill in 2022 as the Director of Healthcare Services. Susan began her career as a Registered Nurse, working intermediate and critical care units at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Susan has her Nursing Home Administrators license and did her training at North Hill and is proud to be back at North Hill, where she began her love of healthcare. Susan has managed clinical care and program development for the New England Region of HealthSouth and served as both Chief Clinical Officer and Chief Executive Officer of Kindred Hospital in Boston.

She has served on several boards of nonprofit healthcare organizations as well as Webster Square Day Care Center. She received her Bachelors in Nursing as well as Masters in Healthcare Administration at Simmons College. In addition to working at North Hill, she is engaged in teaching and volunteering.