Candyce Baxter

Program Coordinator, The LEAH Project


Ms. Baxter is Program Coordinator for the LEAH Project. She joined HRiA in 2016 as an Administrative Assistant, supporting a range of capacity building projects, with a focus on the BEST Initiative Training Institute. For most of her career, Ms. Baxter has worked in non-profit organizations including Boston Children’s Hospital and the YMCA of Greater Boston, where she spent seven years. During her time at the YMCA, she was actively involved with the after school program and other events focused on youth development and healthy living. Before joining HRiA, she was Administrative Assistant for the Float Pool at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center helping cover numerous departments. Ms. Baxter is a Boston native, and is currently pursuing an associate degree in sociology.