Shannon Boudreaux brings her extensive experience in social work and elder care to her role as Director of Operations for both Haydel Memorial Hospice and The Suites at Sugar Mill Point Assisted Living Community. In this role she oversees operations, resident/patient care, activities, behavioral services, business development, and business functions for both and manages a staff of 50 to include administrators, nurses and care professionals dedicated to providing the utmost in comfort, care, security, and healthful living. Prior to her current position, Boudreaux sharpened her senior care expertise in leadership positions with The Suites at Sugar Mill Point Assisted Living Community, where she served as Executive Director during her three year tenure and with Hospice of South Louisiana, where she served as both Administrator and medical social worker during her four year tenure. Boudreaux’s distinguished healthcare career also includes experience as medical social worker for Terrebonne General Medical Center and as social worker for Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center.
Born and raised in the New Orleans area and a 12-year resident of Houma, Boudreaux earned a Master of Social Work from Southern University at New Orleans in 1998 and a Bachelor of Science in Social Counseling from Our Lady of Holy Cross College in 1996. Her leadership and skill are further evidenced by her participation in such organizations as the Louisiana Assisted Living Association, the National Association of Social Workers, both the National and the Louisiana/Mississippi Hospice and Palliative Care Organizations, the Women’s Business Alliance, the Professional Referral Organization and the Senior Networking Organization. She is the current Vice President for the Louisiana Alzheimer’s Association Bayou Region Volunteer Council.