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UHSBoard of Directors

UHS is a not-for-profit, community-benefit organization governed by a board of directors whose members are selected from the communities we serve. The boards of each of our member organizations also represent their respective communities. All our board members serve without pay and are responsible for ensuring the quality of patient care, creating hospital and organization policy, approving the annual operating plan, and ensuring adequate resources are available to meet the organization’s mission.

Below is a current directory of the boards of our various member organizations.

UNITED HEALTH SERVICES, INC.
Michael Scullard, Chair
Bruce Bowling, MD, Vice Chair
Judith Peckham, Secretary
Diana Bendz, Treasurer
Matthew Salanger, FACHE, President/CEO
Ferris Akel
Sherman Bodner
Jerome Canny
Thomas Emerson, Esq.
James Leonard, CPA
Susan Mistretta, Esq.
Robert Nassar
Mark Shumeyko, MD
Natalie Thompson

UNITED HEALTH SERVICES HOSPITALS
UHS Binghamton General Hospital
UHS Wilson Medical Center

Michael Scullard, Chair
Diana Bendz, Immediate Past Chair
Bruce Bowling, MD, 1st Vice Chair
Matthew Salanger, FACHE, 2nd Vice Chair
Susan Mistretta, Esq., Secretary
Linda Best
Sean Brady
Jerome Canny
Horatio Denson
Frank Floyd, MD
Carol Miller, MD
Judith Peckham
James VanVoorst

UHS SENIOR LIVING AT IDEAL
IDEAL SENIOR LIVING CENTER

ISLC HOUSING CORPORATION
Sharon Yaple, Chair
Kay Boland, 2nd Vice Chair
Robin Kinslow-Evans, Secretary
Harold Beam
Robert Gomulka
Maria Lisi-Murray
Peter Newman
Nancy Rongo
Evelyn Rozunik
Natalie Thompson
Judith Whiteman
Michele Zemanick

UHS MEDICAL GROUP
UNITED MEDICAL ASSOCIATES

Leonard Anderson, MD, Chair
Robert Auerbach, MD
Henda Bouali, MD
Michael Farrell, MD
Stephen Gomez, MD
Mohammad Quasem, MD
Amr Shady, MD

UHS CHENANGO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
Robert Nassar, Chair
Eric Larsen, 1st Vice Chair
Matthew Salanger, FACHE, 2nd Vice Chair
Drake Lamen, MD, President/CEO
Aaron Valentine, Treasurer
Catherine Scarlett, Secretary
Joanne Race Borfitz
Cynthia Briglin-Mavady, MD
John Carrigg
Kathie Deierlein
Thomas Emerson, Esq.
Bruce Erath
Ric Festerini
Robert Gomulka
Harry Kissi, MD
John Kwasnik

UHS DELAWARE VALLEY HOSPITAL
Helen Johnston, RN, Chair 
John Carrigg, 2nd Vice Chair
Rev. Larry Light, Treasurer
Edward Snow,  Secretary
Paul Summers, Acting President/CEO
Michael Freeman, DO
Amanda Hall
Erin Neale

UHS HOME CARE
PROFESSIONAL HOME CARE, INC

TWIN TIER HOME HEALTH
Linda Best, Chair
Douglas Kerr, MD, 1st Vice Chair              
Matthew Salanger, FACHE, 2nd Vice Chair
Ferris Akel, Treasurer
Diane Brown, Secretary          
Linda Mackenzie, MS, RN
Frances Srnka-Debnar, MS, RN

UHS FOUNDATION
Peter Newman, Chair
John Sarra, Esq., Vice Chair
Gary VanNostrand, Treasurer
Robin Mead, Secretary
Peter Griffiths, Member-at-Large
Lawrence Anderson
Mary DiCamillo
Brad Eaton
Bette Anne Gaube
Ron Goodwin
Robert Grace
Kathryn Grant Madigan, Esq.
Maria Kirk
James Leonard
R. Mark Patterson
Fred Russell
Ex-Officio:
Matthew Salanger, FACHE
John Carrigg
Michael Wolff, MD
Betsy Pietriyk
Lucille Roberts, President, BGH Auxiliary
Louise Wasyly, President, Wilson Auxiliary

Updated June, 2014.

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