Senior Leadership Team 2019

We’re grateful to the dedicated group of professionals who work behind the scenes at Piper Shores to keep our community flourishing.


James E. Adamowicz, Chief Executive Officer

Address: Falmouth, Maine

Jim has a BS in Business Administration from Bloomsburg University and an MBA with a concentration in Health Care Administration from Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, PA. Jim started his career as a licensed nursing home administrator working on the for-profit side for seven years. For the page 29 years, Jim has held senior leadership roles with not-for-profile continuing care retirement communities. He has served CCRCs in Pennsylvania and Florida. Jim and his wife Corrine, have one son, Matthew. Jim enjoys tennis, travel, reading and spending time with his family. [PSLT February 2013]

Leanne Fiet, Chief Operating Officer

Address: Scarborough, ME

Leanne moved to the area from New Jersey, where she resided for more than 25 years. Born and raised in Western Michigan and the Chicago area, she is no stranger to Maine’s cold winters. Leanne is a licensed nursing home administrator and for the past 20 years has held senior leadership roles in the field of senior care and aging services. She has a bachelor’s degree in special education from Hope College and a master’s degree in human services administration from Rider University. Leanne and her husband, John, have three cats and one Golden Retriever. Leanne enjoys yoga, kick boxing, gardening, hiking and a variety of outdoor activities. [PSLT June 2018]

Sue Hollen, Environmental Services Director

Address: Bonny Eagle Pond, ME

Sue has an Associate’s degree in Business. Before coming to Piper Shores she has worked at Hannaford Bros., Co., as a Human Resources secretary, and was Director of Housekeeping at the Black Point Inn. She lives on the pond, so it’s all about the water for the family. They love camping and traveling.  Sue’s husband Jim works at Casella Recycling. They have 2 sons, Wiley and Bonn, a dog and a cat.[PSLT June 2010]

Brian Kenney, Facilities Director

Address: Scarborough, ME

Brian is a native of Maine, and a graduate of Lawrence High School and Maine Maritime Academy, with a degree in Marine Engineering Operations.  Brian joined Piper Shores with over 15 years of facilities management experience, and previously worked for Idexx Laboratories, managing construction and renovation projects as a Facilities Project Engineer. Brian’s prior experience includes facilities and property services for senior housing, school departments and the gaming industry. He and his wife Joanna moved to Scarborough 12 years ago, where they have enjoyed raising their two children, Kaitlyn and Tyler.  [PSLTDecember 2015]

Richard Ashley, Finance Director

Address: Buxton, ME

Richard has an accounting degree from Husson College. He started his career at the international accounting firm of KMPG in the Portland office.  He has also worked as Controller of some subsidiary companies of Blue Cross and as Accounting Manager at Flextronics International. Outside ofPiper Shores Richard enjoys camping, traveling and attending his daughter’s AAU basketball games. His wife, Alison, is the accounting manager at Channel 13 WGME. Their daughter, Bethany, is an accomplished basketball player.  [PSLT July 2004]

Michelle McGarrity, Food and Nutrition Director

Address: Scarborough, ME

Michelle has a BS in Marketing. She started her career with Marriott Hotels & Resorts – trained through their Management Development in Peabody and Boston, MA. Next, Michelle was Catering Sales Manager at the Marriott Hotel Sable Oaks in South Portland, before becoming Food and Beverage Director at the Black Point Inn in Prouts Neck, which was family owned and run until 1998. Michelle spends her time away from PiperShores enjoying her immediate and extended family – skiing and hiking at Bretton Woods, summers at Lake Winnipesaukee – enjoying whatever event her children may be involved in. Her husband, Eddie, is a middle school teacher at St. John’s in Brunswick.  Their children are: Declan, Aidan, Maeve, and Briege. [PSLT November 2004]

Daisy Wilson, Human Resources Director

Address: Cape Elizabeth, ME

Daisy comes to Piper Shores with a well-rounded background in HR management, most recently at United Way of Greater Portland. Growing up on a small sheep, turkey, and goat farm in SouthFreeport, she headed west to Prescott College in Arizona for a B.A. in Sociology. Wilson then returned to Maine and became a residential youth and family counselor at Sweetser, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare organization, based in Saco. She spent four years as a Girl Scout Camp Director at Camp Pondicherry in Bridgton, Maine. She then went to Antioch University in Keene, NH, where she earned a master’s degree in Organizational Leadership and Management.  Wilson lives in Cape Elizabeth with her partner, step son, and a 3-year-old Pug named Reuben. She is a longtime volunteer of Friends of Casco Bay, and Wayside Food Programs.  [PSLT September 2018]

Andrea Killiard, Marketing and Life Enrichment Director

Address: Scarborough, ME

Andrea has a BS in Marketing. Before coming to Piper Shores she was with the Hannaford Real Estate Department leasing space in Hannaford plazas and assisting with site development. Then she was with a Portland marketing firm doing marketing research and branding for high-tech firms across the country, a local stationery company, and a large bank in Pennsylvania. Last, she was Program Director at MAPS International, an adoption agency in Portland,ME, helping families adopt children from Guatemala, Ukraine, and China. She took 7 trips to China with families!  Andrea loves the outdoors, canoeing, hiking, camping, and playing ultimate Frisbee. Her husband Tim works at Idexx Laboratories. They have one son, Parker.  Andrea grew up in Blue Hill, ME, having been adopted from Korea.  [PSLT January 2003]