Winter 2017
ACHENJ December 2017
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President's Message
Message from the President
Message from Your ACHE Regent
Message from Your ACHE Regent
ACHENJ Mission & Vision
Mission & Vision
Leader to Leader Point Recipients
Leader to Leader Point Recipients
New Chapter Members
New Chapter Members
Chapter News
Chapter News
From the Education Committee
Membership at-a-glance 2017
National News
National News Q4 2017
Career Resources
Career Resources
Ray E. Brown Management Resource Center
Ray E. Brown Management Resource Center
ACHE Diversity Tool
ACHE Diversity Tool
Articles of Interest
Bring Out the Most in Your Employees: 10 Tips for Managers
Ransomware Tops List of Health Technology Safety Hazards
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Chapter Officers
Officers and Board of Directors - 2017-2018

Jeffrey Egnatovich MBA, RN
Hackensack Meridian Health   

Immediate Past-President
Ceu Cirne-Neves, MPA, CPHQ, FACHE
Vice President, Physician & Patient Services
Saint Barnabas Medical Center
RWJBarnabas Health

Alex Puma
Director of Analytics
Monmouth Medical Center


Bruce Keele

Financial & CFS Senior Director

Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.


Michael Pizzano, MAS
Chief  Executive Officer      
Kindred Hospital of New Jersey


First Member at Large
Paula Gutierrez, MHA, CPTC
Transplant Coordinator
NJ Sharing Network

Second Member at Large
Joe Wilkins, FACHE         
Senior Vice President            
Chief Transformation Officer
Atlantic Health System


Membership Chair
Maria C. Miranda, FACHE  
Director, Emerging Payment Models
BESLER Consulting

Michael J. McDonough, DMH, FACHE
Associate Teaching Professor
Health Services Administration
Rutgers University 


2017-2018 Organizational Chart


New Chapter Members
New Chapter Members

On behalf of the ACHENJ Board and Chapter Leadership, we welcome our new members, listed below: 

Kadiri Adaba
Priya Airen, MD
Alden F. Almedilla
Fatima Alves
Thomas E. Amitrano, RN
Saqib Baig, MD
Lawrence Bailey, DDS
Cynthia Benson, PhD
Anthony J. Bertelli
Josephine Bodino
Whitney E. Bracco 
Chrissy C. Buteas
Jose Calderon
Lyndsey Caliendo
Victor A. Carrillo, PhD
Dawn Cascio
Kyung Hee Choi
Mark Cimring
Frank Citara
Natalie Colimon-Fitzgerald
Erin N. Comey
Peter W. Conforti
Tracy Coppola, RN
Chermain Cross
Donald F. Denny, MD
Nilesh Desai
CPT Dionne Dixon, PhD
Inger J. Donohue
Lindsey Duffy
M. Martha M. Eid
Mindy Eng
Dan Foglia
Jacqueline A. Galante, RN
Daniel Gaudette
Frank P. Giarratano
Amy Gillmor
Joseph Goss
Beau Guiod
Michele Hagerman
Aaron Hajart
Darren Hall
Mary Therese Hankinson
Nazia H. Haque
Sabiha Hussain
Marjorie Jackson-Baptiste
Sudha Joseph
Sita Kapoor
Michael J. Kearns
Bill Kesting
Jenna Kinter, RN
Carl Kirton, DNP, RN
Brian Kitz
Shelby Klein
Lori Knutson
Deborah Koppelmann
Josh Kramer
Gregory T. Lande
Eric Lapham
Jordan Leahy
Tricia Ligato
Phil Liguori
Burty Macwan, RN
Pinky Maniri-Pescasio
Steven A. Maser, MD
Patricia Mason
Kari A. Mastro
Anuj V. Mehta, MD
Wendy Michaels
Elizabeth Morris
Kenneth M. Morris, Jr.
Vienna Mouzon
Hawwa Muhammad
Atiya Muid
Michael Passanante, Jr.
Jay B. Patel
Roseann Peluso Nguyen, PharmD
Jeffrey Philip
Neena S. Philip, DHA
Anthony Rosania, MD
Rahat Salamat, MD
Richard  C. Schwabacher
Sanjay Seth, MD
Bradley A. Sinclair, Jr.
Sarabjit Singh, MD
Rashmee  Sinha, JD
Vanessa D. Smith
Tom G. Stanford
Michael Sutch
Sonja M. Tennaro, EdD, FACHE(R)
Suji Thomas
Deepak Tilani
Charles E. Vannoy
Antonio S. Vernacchia
Anita K. Walsh
Sarah Walters
John Westgate
Lucrecia B. Wright
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