Our Board

Our Board

2017-2018 NYSARH Board of Directors

 

OFFICERS:

President- Richard Merchant, Northern Area Health Education Center (NAHEC), Canton. NY

Vice President- Derrik Chrisler, S2AY Rural Health Network, Corning, NY

Treasurer- Richard Kazel, Syracuse VA Medical Center, Syracuse, NY

Secretary- Jack Salo, Rural Health Network of SCNY, Whitney Point, NY

DIRECTORS:

Ann Battaglia, Healthy Community Alliance, Gowanda, NY

Barry Brogan, North Country Behavioral Healthcare Network, Saranac Lake, NY

​​​Charlotte Crawford, Lake Plains Community Care Network, Batavia, NY

Helen Evans, Ardent Solutions, Wellsville, NY

Sylvia Getman, Adirondack Health, Saranac Lake, NY

Jennifer Leszyk, Hudson Headwaters Health Network, Queensbury, NY

​Karen Madden, Sen. Charles D. Cook Office of Rural Health, Albany, NY (Ex-Officio)

Gertrude O’Sullivan, Foundation of Community Health, Harlem Valley in New York and the Northern Litchfield Hills of Connecticut

Claire Parde, Columbia County Community Healthcare Consortium, Inc., Hudson, NY

Carrie Roseamelia, Rural Medical Scholars Program at Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

Robert Wingate, Catskill Hudson Area Health Education Center (CHAEC), Highland, NY

Mary Zelazny, Finger Lakes Community Health, Penn Yan, NY