The Peabody Companies’ Jacquelyn Cope And Pamela D’Amico Receive Excellence In Advocacy Award From VA Boston Healthcare System

The Peabody Companies (, a group of award-winning property management and real estate firms, is proud to announce that Jacquelyn Cope and Pamela D’Amico were recently honored with the “Healthcare for Homeless Veterans Excellence in Advocacy Award” from the Veterans Administration Boston HealthCare System.

The advocacy award was presented “in recognition and appreciation for contribution to the goal of ending and preventing homelessness amongst veterans.”

Members of the Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) team spoke highly of Cope and D’Amico during the award presentation, thanking them for their partnership.

Cope is a senior resident services manager and D’Amico is a multi-site property manager with The Peabody Companies. Nancy Gonzales, resident services coordinator with The Peabody Companies was also in attendance at the award ceremony.

“The entire Peabody Companies team congratulates Jacquie and Pam as recipients of this meaningful award and is beyond proud of the work they do on behalf of our veterans,” said Melissa Fish-Crane, principal and chief executive officer of The Peabody Companies.

Per designation by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, The Peabody Companies created and manage four Veterans Supportive Housing properties: Bedford Green in Bedford, Massachusetts; Howard Apartments in Brockton, Massachusetts; Pleasant Street Apartments in Beverly, Massachusetts; and Valley Brook Village in Basking Ridge, New Jersey.

About the Peabody Companies 

The Peabody Companies and its affiliates – Peabody Properties, Peabody Resident Services, Peabody Supportive Housing, Peabody Real Estate and Peabody Miami – is headquartered in Braintree, Massachusetts, at 536 Granite Street. A full-service real estate firm, Peabody Properties manages over 15,275 units of housing throughout New England, as well as additional communities in New Jersey and Florida. This award-winning, privately held company and Accredited Management Organization (AMO) was incorporated in 1976 and is under the direction of Karen Fish-Will and Melissa Fish-Crane, who were recently ranked #31 (out of 50) on Glassdoor’s 2018 SMB Top CEOs list. Recognizing its long-term commitment to Resident Services as a unique area of expertise within the field of property management, a specialty sector, Peabody Resident Services was established and is dedicated solely to the development of support services and programs for residents of affordable housing. Designated as a Women Business Enterprise (WBE) and certified by the Massachusetts State Office of Minority and Women Business Assistance (SOMWBA), Peabody was recently ranked #55 on the 2021 National Affordable Housing Management Association (NAHMA) Affordable 100 List, as well as a 2017, 2018 and 2019 Top Place to Work by the Boston Globe and 2018 and 2019 Glassdoor Best Place to Work (most recently ranked #10). Learn more at or on LinkedInFacebookInstagram, or YouTube.