Assistant Vice President, Executive Director, NewCourtland LIFE
Silvia Boswell is an Assistant Vice President for NewCourtland, and is Executive Director of the NewCourtland LIFE Program. In this role she is responsible for all operations within the NewCourtland LIFE Program, which provides healthcare and supportive services to seniors with long-term care needs in their own homes.
Silvia has worked on the NewCourtland LIFE team since 2012, where she has served as Center Director at two locations (Germantown House and Allegheny) and Executive Director since 2014. Under Silvia's leadership, the Program has expanded to three locations, grown census by a considerable margin, and has streamlined interdisciplinary team functions to ensure appropriate, effective, and efficient service delivery to seniors.
A licensed social worker by trade, Silvia also has experience as a Nursing Home Administrator at Tucker House in North Philadelphia, as well as an Assistant Administrator at Maplewood Manor in Germantown. In these roles, Silvia was responsible for providing operational and fiscal oversight while helping lead the fiscal, regulatory, and admissions-based functions of the facilities.
Silvia earned a Master of Social Work degree from Temple University in Philadelphia and a Bachelor of Science, Administration of Justice, from Pennyslvania State University in University Park, PA. She is a licensed Nursing Home Administrator in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the State of Delaware and is a Licensed Social Work in the Commonwealth of PA.