Board

2018-2019

Officers and Board of Directors

President
Alex J. Puma
Project Manager, Quality & Patient Safety
RWJBarnabas Health
president@achenj.com

Immediate Past-President
Jeffrey Egnatovich, MBA, RN
Hackensack Meridian Health
pastpresident@achenj.com

President Elect
Maria C. Miranda, FACHE
Vice President, Payer Relations
Ivy Rehab Network
presidentelect@achenj.com

Treasurer
Paula A. Gutierrez, MHA, CPTC
Directory, Diversity and Inclusion
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset
treasurer@achenj.com

Secretary
Michael Pizzano, MAS
Vice President
Care One Management secretary@achenj.com

 

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First Member at Large
Mary Ditri, DHA
Director, Professional Practice
New Jersey Hospital Association
firstmember@achenj.com

Second Member at Large
secondmember@achenj.com

Membership Chair
Deborah E. Brown, DMD, MHA, FACHE
Sr. Director, Dental Services
WellCare Health Plans
membership@achenj.com

Regent
Michael J. McDonough, DMH, FACHE
Associate Teaching Professor
Health Services Administration
Rutgers University
regent@achenj.com

Regent’s Advisory Council
Terrence F. Cahill, EdD, FACHE
Ceu Cirnes-Neves, CPHQ, FACHE
Mark P. Dougherty, FACHE
Michael F. Friedberg, FACHE
Anne M. Hewitt, PhD
Jason A. Kreitner, FACHE
Jose Rojas Jr., MD, FACHE
Dennis J. Scotti, PhD, FACHE
Scott L. Serbin
Mike Slifer, EdD

Past Presidents

Date Name
2017 Jeffrey Egnatovich, MBA, RN
2016 Ceu Cirne-Neves, CPHQ, FACHE
2015 Scott Serbin
2013 Alan N. Leipsner
2012 Nancy M. DiLiegro
2011 Jason A. Krietner
2010 Jose Rojas, Jr. MD
2009 Thomas A. Flynn, III
2007-2008 Mark Dougherty
2006-2007 Mark Sparta
2004-2005 Laura B. LaBarbera
2003-2004 Jeanine DaSilva
2003 Deborah K. Zastocki
Other Past NJ Chapter Presidents
Dominic Baizano
Larry Bologna
Isabelle Chamberlain
Kathy Chumer
Richard Crosby
Peter Diestel
Samuel Furci
Brian Grissler
Leslie Hirsch
Sharon Holswade
Joseph Horvath
Neil Hudes
Stephen Jones
Rosemary Kern
Andrew Kramer
Kay MacVicar
Paul Mertz
Daniel J. Messina
Joyce Marin
Lynn Nemeth Nicholas
Bernadette Norz
Karin Simpson
Patricia Sly
Gary Stein
Janice Wyatt

Past Regents

**Northern and Southern Regents merged to one in 2005

Date New Jersey
2011 to 2013 Daniel J. Messina
2008 to 2010 Terrence F. Cahill
2005 to 2007 Emily Marcelli
2005 to 2006 Gregory N. D’Amato
Date Northern New Jersey Southern New Jersey
2001 to 2004 Stephen N. Yelenik Adrienne E. Kirby
2000 Paul A. Mertz Deborah J. Teasley
1997 to 1999 Daniel Messina Lynn B. Nichols
1992 to 1997 John K. Lloyd
1994 to 1996 Carmen B. Alecci
1992 to 1994 Gary S. Carter