Janara Healy, Assistant Executive Director of Operations

I am happy to announce Janara Healy has been promoted to the position of Assistant Executive Director of Operations.  Janara has nearly twenty years of experience with the Holyoke Housing Authority.  Janara brings with her a mix of procurement, budgeting, modernization, strategic planning and resident involvement experience.  Before this role, Janara was the Purchasing Agent/Modernization Coordinator where she directed a $2.4MHUD Energy Performance Contract and a $2M modernization project at Seibel Apartments funded by DHCD’s High Leverage Asset Preservation Program.

Contributing to Janara’s leadership and organization management style is a broad educational background.  Janara holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration in addition to a Master of Science in Accounting from Westfield State University. Janara, also, maintains her Massachusetts Certified Public Purchasing Official (MCPPO) designation and obtained a Public Housing Manager certification.  Janara is a life-long resident and is passionate about providing outstanding housing opportunities in the City of Holyoke.