Thirwood Place - Cape Cod's Premier Senior Living Community
Cape Cod's Foremost Senior Living Community
South Yarmouth, MA

Cape Cod Senior Retirement Community Residences | Thirwood Place

Meet the Thirwood Team

The staff at Thirwood place is committed to the comfort, safety and well-being of each of our residents. Leading this effort are a dedicated team of local professionals who bring decades of collective experience toward making Thirwood the leading Cape Cod retirement community.

Ed Goodwin
General Manager

Originally from Norwood, MA, Ed has lived on Cape Cod for 30 years. He enjoys running in road races and has a wonderful wife, three children, three grandsons, and a granddaughter.


Ryan O'Loughlin
Assistant General Manager

Ryan is a Cape Codder who grew up in Yarmouth Port. He lives in Harwich with his wife, their chocolate lab and 10 chickens, and enjoys skiing and wallyball.


Larry Lyford
Director of Sales & Marketing

Larry grew up all over New England and came to the Cape in 1996 from the Framingham area. Larry enjoys boating, gardening and spending time with his family and their many pets.


Sara Gifford
Health Care Director

Sara has been a nurse for 20 years and lives in Eastham with her husband and two cats. She enjoys spending time with her two stepchildren, traveling, cooking and reading.


Eric Bright
Executive Chef

Chef Bright is the creative force behind Thirwood's outstanding cuisine. A graduate of the Culinary Institute of America, Eric enjoys hiking, biking, fishing and time with his wife and four children.


Lizabeth Cort
Activities Coordinator

Liz loves to keep the residents of Thirwood Place active! She coordinates all of Thirwood's social activities as well as excursions to local points of interest. Liz has two wonderful daughters and is happily married.


Van Lucier
Maintenance Supervisor

An avid Boston sports buff, Van is our staff Patriots fanatic. He enjoys cooking, gardening, collecting nautical antiques and spending quality time with family & friends.


Devon Gallivan
Marketing Associate

Devon lives in Plymouth with her husband. She participates in recreational sports all year round, including softball and dodge ball. Devon also enjoys spending time with her two pups, family and friends.



Thirwood Place

237 North Main Street
South Yarmouth, MA 02664

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