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About Us

We support all our service monkeys for their entire lives.

Susan Keyes

Chair Emeritus

Ms. Keyes is President and CEO of Keyes North Atlantic, Inc., a leading provider of green technology and electro-mechanical systems design, installation, repair, and maintenance in eastern Massachusetts. Since 2003, Keyes North Atlantic has been recognized by the Boston Business Journal as one of the 100 Largest Women-Led Businesses in the state. Ms. Keyes has been associated with Helping Hands for more than 20 years, first as a "foster parent" socializing young monkeys (a role she continues to fill), and later as a member of the board of directors, serving for many years as the Treasurer of the organization.

Ms. Keyes is presently the Chair Emeritus of the Board of Directors, working in that capacity to contribute her knowledge and experience in business leadership, human resource management, corporate finance, and communications to the strength of Helping Hands. She also serves as Secretary for the organization.