Chief Operating Officer
As Chief Operating Officer, Ms. White oversees the overall operations for disability, housing and residential recovery programs, as well as IT, quality assurance and facilities departments, and serves on Board committees. In her previous role as Director of Housing, Ms. White led Bridgewell’s facilities, affordable housing and homeless services as well the residential recovery program.
Ms. White’s career with Bridgewell spans more than 35 years. She began as a direct support professional and advanced into numerous management positions within the company in program operations, facilities and administration. Ms. White earned her Bachelors of Science Degree from Fitchburg State College and holds housing specialist certifications for HUD funded programs in section 8 rent calculation and eligibility. Outside of Bridgewell, Elaine serves as President of the Lynn Continuum of Care and is a member of Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS and the North Shore HOME Consortium.