WNYHA Board of Directors

Executive Board Members

Thomas J. Quatroche Jr., Ph.D

WNYHA Board Chair;
President & CEO, Erie County Medical Center Corp;
Buffalo, NY

Gary C. Tucker, FACHE

WNYHA Board Vice- Chair;
President & CEO, Mount St. Mary’s Hospital
Lewiston, NY

Daniel P. Ireland BSN, MBA, FACHE

WNYHA Board Treasurer;
President
Rochester Regional Health System
United Memorial Medical Center
Batavia, NY

Mary E. LaRowe, FACHE

WNYHA Board Secretary;
President & CEO
Brooks Memorial Hospital
Dunkirk, NY

WNYHA Board of Directors 2017–2019

  1. Martin Boryszak, President & CEO, Sisters of Charity Hospital, Buffalo, NY & St. Joseph Campus, Cheektowaga, NY
  2. Andrew H. Boser III, Chief Executive Officer, Cuba Memorial Hospital, Cuba, NY
  3. Darcy Craven, President, Millard Fillmore Suburban and DeGraff Memorial Hospitals, Amherst & Tonawanda, NY
  4. Donald T. Eichenauer, Chief Executive Officer, Wyoming County Community Health System, Warsaw, NY
  5. Timothy J. Finan, President & CEO, Olean General Hospital/ and Upper Allegheny Health System, Olean, NY
  6. Mary E. LaRowe, FACHE, President & CEO, TLC Health Network (Irving Campus), Irving, NY (WNYHA Board Secretary)
  7. Nils Gunnersen, Chief Executive Officer, Bertrand Chaffee Hospital, Springville, NY
  8. Clare A. Haar, Chief Executive Officer, Eastern Niagara Hospital, Lockport, NY
  9. Daniel P. Ireland, BSN, MBA, FACHE—President, United Memorial Medical Center, Batavia, NY (WNYHA Board Treasurer)
  10. Mark Cye, —Interim President & CEO, Orleans Community Health/Medina Memorial Hospital, Medina, NY
  11. Allegra C. Jaros, President, Women & Children’s Hospital, Buffalo, NY
  12. Candace S. Johnson, PhD—President & CEO, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
  13. Christopher Lane, Vice President, Kaleida, & President, Buffalo General Medical Center and Gates Vascular Institute, Buffalo, NY
  14. Mary E. LaRowe, FACHE, Chief Executive Officer Brooks Memorial Hospital, Dunkirk, NY (WNYHA Board Secretary)
  15. Jody Lomeo, President & CEO, Kaleida Health System, Buffalo, NY
  16. Mark Sullivan, President & CEO, Catholic Health System, Buffalo, NY
  17. Walter Ludwig, President & CEO, Kenmore Mercy Hospital, Kenmore, NY
  18. Peter Pascale, Administrator, Westfield Memorial Hospital/St. Vincent’s Health System, Westfield, NY
  19. Thomas J. Quatroche, Jr., PhD, President & CEO, Erie County Medical Center Hospital, Buffalo, NY (WNYHA Board President)
  20. Gary C. Tucker, President & CEO, Mount St. Mary’s Hospital, Lewiston, NY (WNYHA Board Vice-Chair)
  21. C.J. Urlaub President & CEO, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY (WNYHA Board Past President)
  22. Betsy T. Wright, FACHE—President, UMPC Chautauqua WCA, Jamestown, NY