UMass Boston

Robert Dwyer

Gerontology Institute
Assoc Lecturer A


PhD, Boston College
MDiv, Christ the King Seminary and Graduate School of Theology
BA, Assumption College

Additional Information

Robert Dwyer is the executive director of Central Massachusetts Agency on Aging (CMAA).

Dwyer has worked in the aging network for many years, having worked at Beaumont Adult Day Health Center in Whitinsville and as director of Blaire House Adult Day Health Services in Milford.  He was appointed director of planning and community development at CMAA in 1996, having also been a member of the Agency’s Advisory Council and Board of Directors.

Until recently, Dwyer served as visiting faculty in the Center for Interdisciplinary and Special Studies (CISS) at the College of the Holy Cross.  He has served on the steering committee for the Better Endings Partnership, the Milford Council on Aging and its building committee, the Board of Family Services of Central Massachusetts, and the Board of Mass Home Care, a statewide association.

Dwyer is also a chaplain at Solomon’s Temple Lodge, AF&AM.