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Hillcrest Hires New Director of Development and Community Relations

Hillcrest Educational Centers, Inc.
788 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201

Hillcrest Educational Centers, Inc. Hires New Director of Development and Community Relations

 Tim GallagherPITTSFIELD, Mass. October 14, 2015—Hillcrest Educational Centers, Inc. (HEC) has selected a new Director of Development and Community Relations, Tim Gallagher.

Tim Gallagher has a long history with Hillcrest Educational Centers. Tim first joined Hillcrest as an intern in1988 and had several key roles within the organization ranging from clinical work to staff development and training. After several years of private consulting and other executive management roles locally, Tim was chosen as the Director of Business Development for Hillcrest from 2007-2013.

Most recently, Tim was the CEO of Ramblewild, a privately funded business venture located in Lanesborough, MA. Gallagher has experience in many different industries including recreation, training and staff development, clinical therapy, complimentary medicine, and business development.

Tim’s expansive career has given him many assets to bring to Hillcrest in the Director of Development and Community Relations role.

Gerard Burke, President and CEO of Hillcrest Educational Centers stated, “Tim’s history with Hillcrest shows that he is more than capable of stepping into this new role, and we are excited to welcome Tim to the team once again. We look forward to his contributions to Hillcrest and the Berkshire community”.

About Hillcrest Educational Foundation, Inc.:
A top area employer, Hillcrest Educational Foundation is a local, private not-for-profit parent company of three subsidiaries and one affiliate agency. They include:

  • Hillcrest Educational Centers, Inc. providing therapeutic treatment and special education to children and adolescents with unique psychological and learning needs in Berkshire County, Massachusetts and the Northeast. Their campuses include a day student academy, and autism program, and three residential schools.
  • Hillcrest Community Support Services offers a broad range of psychological services, counseling and evaluations for individuals, families and schools in Berkshire County through Hillcrest Community Support Services.
  • Hillcrest Dental Care, Inc. is a complete general family dentistry practice and the largest provider in Western Massachusetts of oral healthcare services to MassHealth recipients and special needs patients. Hillcrest Dental Care has two locations; one in Pittsfield, MA and one in North Adams, MA
  • Berkshire County Kids’ Place and Violence Prevention Center, Inc., an affiliate of Hillcrest, is a fully accredited Children’s Advocacy Center for child abuse victims and their non-offending family members located at 63 Wendell Avenue, Pittsfield, MA.

Hillcrest’s Administrative Offices are located at 788 South Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201. More information is available at or by contacting Katrina Cardillo, or (413) 499-7924 x114. Hillcrest can also be found on Facebook.


Media Contact:
Hillcrest Educational Centers, Inc.
Katrina Cardillo
Director of Communications
413-499-7924 ext. 114

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