Board of Trustees

BVMI is governed by a Board of Trustees. They provide strategic oversight and direction for BVMI, and ensure adequate resources to provide care to patients. Trustees for 2016-2017 are:

Andrea Costa Egan, CFRE, Chair
Principal, Nonprofit ACE; board member, St. Ignatius School/New York Nativity; former Mission Director of Development, School of the Holy Child, Rye, NY; former Director of Major Gifts, Bergen County’s United Way; Founding Board Member and Treasurer, Glen Rock Education Foundation

Neil Abitabilo, RPh, MS, Vice Chair
Former CEO of the Northern Metropolitan Hospital Association; former COO of St. Lukes Hospital in Newburgh, NY

Ronald J. Saldarini, PhD, Treasurer
Founder, Biological Initiatives; former president, Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Global Vaccine Business

Christopher Vanuga, MBA
Principal, Deloitte & Touche

Jill Altana
Vice President, Global Talent & Development, Automatic Data Processing

Dianne A.M. Aroh, MS, RN, NEA-BC
Executive Vice President, Chief Patient Care and Clinical Officer, Chief Nursing Officer, Hackensack University Medical Center

Michael W. Azzara, MBA
Senior Consultant, Foley, Proctor, Yoskowitz, Executive Search and Consulting firm; retired President and CEO,
Valley Health Systems

Diego L. Coira, MD, FAPA
Chairman, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Medicine; Director, Debra Simon Center for Integrative Behavioral Health & Wellness; Medical Director, Integrative Medicine, Hackensack University Medical Center

Michael G. Faust, MD, FACOG
Valley Center for Women’s Health

Shannon K. Lazare, MBA
Vice President/Senior Relationship Manager, M&T Bank

Jonathan K. Mays, MD, MPH, MBA, FACOG
Director, Obstetrics Maternal/Fetal Medicine – PAGNY: Physicians Affiliate Group of New York, Metropolitan Hospital Center

Mark McKoy, MBA, CRMA
Senior Director, Corporate Revenue Management and New Jersey Customer Operations, SUEZ (formerly United Water)

Zachary Meli
Group Marketing Manager, Foot & Ankle Business Unit, Stryker Orthopaedics

Ana K. Stankovic, MD, PhD, MSPH
World Wide Vice President, Medical Affairs, BD Diagnostics – Preanalytical Systems and Global Health

David B. Sutter, MD
Retired physician, previously owned private practice in Internal Medicine; formerly an Attending Physician with The Valley Hospital



Members of BVMI’s Advisory Board offer additional guidance to the organization.

Michael R. Armellino, CFA Goldman Sachs Group, LP (ret)
Kathleen M. Burke, PhD, RN Ramapo College of New Jersey
Samuel A. Cassell, MD Founder of BVMI
Kenneth Herman, EdD, ABPP
Gladys Laden National Council of Jewish Women, Bergen County Section
Joseph Rutch Borough of Cliffside Park
Joanne Westphal TD Bank
Joan M. Wright The Wright Perspective