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Local Leadership

Our Regional Board and Regional Management Team lead us in our mission to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease.

Northeast Regional Board

FY19 Board of Directors

Kent Booraem
State Farm Insurance

Dough Couper, M.D.
Martins Point Health Center

Michael Crawley, CPA
Citrin Cooperman

Susan DiPinto
SVP Private Banking
Berkshire Bank

Paula DePlanche, CPA
Leone, McDonnell & Roberts

Corey Hevrin
Financial Svcs Professional
The Vermont Agency

David Hill, MD
Director, Clinical Research
Waterbury Pulmonary Associates

Lynda Hullstrung, CPA
Deloitte, LLP

Hadi Jabbar, M.D.
Director, Pediatric Asthma Center
NY Presbyterian-Queens Hospital

Marie Lemoine, MSN
Retired - Pulmonay Nurse
Manager, Community Volunteer

Kevin Murphy
Group Leader
Specialty & Infusion, CVS

Peggy Pennoyer, M.D.

Andrew Ray, PhD
Associate Professor of Oncology, Cancer Prevention and Control
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

Jane Reardon, APRN
Pulmonary Clinical Nurse Specialist
Hartford Hospital

Jonathon Rosen
Impact Communications

Neil Schachter, M.D.
Mount Sinai Medical Center

Brian Simonds, RRT, MBA
Branch Manager
Coram CVS/Speciality Infusion Services

Jeff Stein, CFP, CRPS
Founder and Managing Partner
Argentum Financial Partners, LLC

Matthew Sturgis, CMA
Tax Assessor
Town of Cape Elizabeth

Richard Valentinetti
Director, Air Pollution Control Division
Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation

Peter Woodberry
Community Volunteer

Local Leadership Board

The purpose of the American Lung Association's Local Leadership Board to is raise the organization's profile in the community, advocate for lung health and increase resources to fund local programs and services.

Local Leadership Board members impact the work of the Association including: programs and services, public policy, research, and revenue generation.

New York City - Leadership Board

Thomas Aiello
Financial Analyst

Whitney Arcaro
Managing Director
RXR Realty

Lisa Bai
New York Life

Elena Benussi
Associate Vice President, Financial Advisor
Morgan Stanley

Kayti Faustini
Brookfield Property Partners

Bill Foxx
Regional Director, Oncology Market Services

Hadi Jabbar
Director, Pediatric Asthma Center and Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Chair
New York Presbyterian Queens

Ilene Moskowitz
Community Volunteer
Non-Profit Executive

Ron Rizzo
District Lead, Region 9
CVC Health

Luis Rodriguez
Chief, Department of Pediatrics
Woodhull Medical Center/NYU School of Medicine Affiliate

Neil Schachter
Professor of Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, and Medical Director, Respiratoty Care Department
Mount Sinai Medical Center

Jody Steinhardt
Coordinator,Lung Cancer Screening Program
Maimonides Medical Center-Brooklyn

Meaghan Zanfardino
Senior Vice President, Commercial Relationship Manager
People's United Bank

Buffalo- Leadership Board

Katherine Ball
Assistant Vice President Network Management

Patricia Clabeaux
Executive Vice President Chief Human Resources Officer
Independent Health

Michael Hecker
Attorney/ Partner
Hodgson Russ, LLP

Jennifer Jenkinson
Regional Manager, Provider Contracting & Reimbursement
Univera Healthcare

John Katalinas
Air Quality Services

Joseph Polniak
Interim General Counsel

Andrew Ray
Associate Professor of Oncology, Cancer Prevention and Control
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

Robert Ruocco
Vice President/ Chief Information Officer
BCBS of Western NY

Michael Schoell
Freed Maxick CPAs, P.C.

Kathryn Witherell
Director, Primary Care Services
General Physicians PC

Robert Zielinski
Associate Medical Director, Hematology and Medical Oncology
Buffalo Medical Group P.C.

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