Forty for 40: Jessica Hennessey, MS-Nursing ’97, RN, CPNP
Jessica Hennessey has spent her career working to improve the quality of life for children, adolescents, and their families who deal with emotional, behavioral, or developmental disorders.
She is the managing partner for the New England Center for Healthy Minds, which she started in 1988. The Center works to promote a better understanding of mental health, remove the stigma often associated with the condition, and help families bridge the gaps in the mental health system.
A certified medical practice executive and pediatric nurse practitioner, she has generated multi-million dollar revenue growth and exceeded patient care standards through the strategic application of state-of-the-art technology, patient-focused service, and streamlined management practices across a spectrum of health care organizations.
She also is managing director at MetTrimMD in Acton, MA, which works with people to lose excess weight.