Kailyn Smith joins Wingate Residences at Haverhill as the new Director of Community Relations

Kailyn Smith WelcomeHaverhill, MA – Kailyn Smith began with Wingate as the Director of Community at Wingate Residences at Haverhill on November 19th, 2021.

In this role, Smith will support Wingate’s mission to help residents stay as independent as possible in a safe, social environment. Smith strives to ensure a great experience for new residents, and help families navigate next steps for their loved ones through a personalized, friendly, and comforting approach.

“We are delighted to welcome Kailyn to the Wingate family,” expresses Dawn Marie Johnson, Vice President of Marketing and Strategy for Wingate Healthcare. “Her expansive industry experience paired with her outgoing personality and desire to help others is exactly what we were looking for when hiring for this position.”

Prior to Wingate, Smith worked as the Director of Sales and Marketing for LCB Senior Living’s Residence at Silver Square in Dover, New Hampshire. She has worked in the healthcare industry her entire life; to her advantage, her experience in the industry is very diverse. She began her career as a CNA, then moved to hospital administration, skilled nursing and now has now found her passion in senior living. Smith’s expansive background provides her with the ability to provide guidance, comfort, and support to seniors as they make the life-changing transition to assisted living and memory care.

Kailyn lives in Plaistow with her husband, a toddler son named Finnegan, and their two dogs, Oscar and Isabella. She grew up on the North Shore in Massachusetts and is excited to work in a community that feels so much like home.


Wingate is dedicated to meeting critical needs and enhancing the lives of residents and families. Wingate takes great pride in providing warm and welcoming communities and shares principles of respect, loyalty, and trust. Wingate Residences at Haverhill offers independent living, assisted living, memory care options conveniently located on a Wingate continuum of care campus. Wingate’s skilled nursing community, situated directly on the campus, provides short-term rehabilitation, long-term care and is home to the Gym at Wingate, a state-of-the-art therapy suite. For more information about Wingate Residences at Haverhill, please visit ResidencesAtHaverhill.com.

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