Jennifer Raymond, JD, MBA

Project: "Creating Volume to Sustain Community-Clinical Linkages
and Impact Population Health"
Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley
Lawrence, MA

Jennifer Raymond, JD, MBA is the Director of the Healthy Living Center of Excellence (HLCE), a division of Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley in partnership with Hebrew SeniorLife. HLCE is the statewide hub for dissemination of and contracting for evidence-based self-management programs in Massachusetts. As Director of HLCE, Jennifer is responsible for strategic planning and sustainability, overseeing an 80+ member provider network of community based organizations, as well as all efforts to integrate these programs with a variety of health care payors. Jennifer speaks across the state and nationally on the impact of community-clinical linkages to successfully address the social determinants of health and improve overall care and health outcomes for older adults.

Jennifer has been involved with evidence-based programs since in 2005 and as director of the Healthy Living Center of Excellence ( since 2012. She earned a juris doctorate from the University of Maine School of Law and a Master’s in Business Administration with a focus on Leadership Development from Saint Joseph’s College of Maine. She serves on the Executive Committee of the Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative and is a member of the national Evidence Based Leadership Council.

For a brief project summary click here.

Site Title

We are pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for the 2018 cohort of Practice Change Leaders for Aging and Health. To view the call for applications, click here.

To request an application, please send an e-mail to You will receive the application within three business days of your request.

To view program testimonials, click here.