WELLSVILLE — Rich Ewell of Wellsville was elected chairman of the board of directors at Jones Memorial Hospital during a recent reorganizational meeting,
Also elected were Karol Marciano, vice chair; Dan Johnson, treasurer; and Samantha Gilkey, secretary.
Ewell is in his first term as a board member, having been a part of the team since 2015. He is a lifelong resident of Wellsville and is vice president of Richardson & Stout Insurance, a division of The Evans Agency.
He is treasurer of the Allegany County Industrial Development Agency, a member of the Allegany County Comprehensive Plan Review Committee and a member of the Wellsville Elks Club. A graduate of SUNY Oswego, Ewell and his wife, Gabrielle, live in Wellsville and have two children.
Marciano, serving on the board since 2015, has worked in healthcare for more than 40 years and is currently associate vice president for the UR Medicine Regional Provider Network. She is on the YMCA board, the Hillside Cemetery Association Board and is a member of the Andover Historical Society.
Johnson, who joined the board in 2017, has lived in Wellsville since 1980. He earned a bachelor’s degree in engineering from Alfred State College and is the director of heat recovery engineering at Arvos Air Preheater. He and his wife, Kim, live in Wellsville.
Gilkey, who rejoined the board in 2017 after a three-year hiatus, has served in the past as chair, vice chair and treasurer during the three terms she served. Chair of the Jones Memorial Hospital Foundation, she and her husband, Clint, live in Wellsville.
Also serving on the board of directors are Dr. Bill Coch, Dr. Rob Gilfert, Dan Guiney and Dr. James Rummel, chief of staff.