About the Foundation

The Foundation Team


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Helen A. Cunning

President, Chief Development Officer

551-996-3717

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Joseph G. Burt

Vice President Development - Palisades

201-854-5770

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Kevin DeSimone

Vice President, External Affairs

848-888-4471

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Peter L. Hughes

Vice President, Business Development & Administration

551-996-3677

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Clare Q. Ward

Vice President, Principal & Institutional Giving

551-996-3448

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Emily Bratten

Director of Grant Development

551-996-3708

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William Evans

Executive Director, Major Gifts

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Amy Glazer

Executive Director, Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital & Tackle Kids Cancer

551-996-4161

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Kerry F. Hesler

Director of Strategic Events

551-996-3784

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Andrew J. Jaskolski

Director, Foundation Services

551-996-4364

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Nancy K. Kennedy

Director of Development
John Theurer Cancer Center

551-996-3523

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Amy Massimo

Director, Donor Relations & Stewardship

551-996-3705

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Sarah Soden

Development Consultant

201-587-3190

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Lauren C. Willis

Director, Annual Giving

551-996-3573

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Danielle Binn
Manager, Annual Giving
551-996-3451
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Courtney K. Klein
Manager, Foundation Information Services
551-996-3532
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Jaclyn M. Murray
Manager, Grateful Patient Programs
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Corinne N. Alvarado
Grant Development Specialist
551-996-1826
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Leslie Alonso
Executive Assistant
551-996-3431
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Paige Cooper
Coordinator, Strategic Events
551-996-3701
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Megan N. Niemiec
Foundation Associate
551-996-3453
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Amy Rubinetti
Campaign Coordinator, Strategic Events
551-996-1277
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Deja Sanabria
Foundation Associate
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Gwendolyn Spence
Foundation Associate
551-996-3686
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Theresa Taborda
Administrative Assistant
551-996-1322
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Julie Timpone
Executive Assistant
551-996-3704
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Brenda Zavala
Executive Assistant
551-996-3379
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The Foundation Board of Trustees


Lawrence R. Inserra, Jr.
Chairman

Richard W. Henning
Vice Chairman

Gloria Martini
Secretary/Treasurer

Robert C. Garrett
CEO, Hackensack Meridian Health

Ihor S. Sawczuk, M.D.
North Regional President, Hackensack Meridian Health

Mark Sparta
President, Hackensack University Medical Center

Helen A. Cunning
President, Chief Development Officer
Hackensack University Medical Center Foundation

Ulises E. Diaz
Immediate Past Chairman

James P. Andersen
John J. Apovian, M.D.
Mitchell K. Baker
James R. Beattie, Esq.
Stephen T. Boswell, Ph.D.
Ignazio Cangialosi
Heather Choi
Kevin J. Collins, Esq.
G. Thomas Croonquist, Jr.
George T. Croonquist
William E. Cunningham
Vincent A. Curatola
Donald N. Dinallo
Michael J. Geary
Kristen Gerhard
Peter C. Gerhard
Matthew A. Golson
Gail B. Gordon, Esq.
Michael L. Gross, M.D.
Peter A. Gross, M.D.
William C. Hanson
Robert S. Hekemian, Jr.
Tim Hodges

Frank C. Holtham, Jr.
Richard A. Hubschman, Jr.
Dante A. Implicito, M.D.
Michelle Jung, Esq.
Martin W. Kafafian, Esq.
Sandra T. Keary
Sandra Kissler
John H. Klein
Thomas K. Langbein
Jerrold I. Langer
Peggy V. Liosi
Patricia K. Low
Michael S. McGeary
Brian McLaughlin
John C. Meditz
Nicholas Minicucci, Jr.
John K. Murray
William J. Murray
James R. Napolitano, Esq.
Robert E. O’Hara III
Samuel S. Raia
Julia Recaman
Joseph P. Riccardo
Joseph A. Rizzi, Esq.

David T. Robertson, Esq.
Christopher A. Rotio
Andrew F. Rubenstein, M.D.
Ann Marie E. Saccaro
Thomas Salazer, M.D.
David F. Sanzari
Anthony J. Scardino, Jr.
Carol D. Schaefer
Charles V. Schaefer, III
Elyssa Schecter
John A. Schepisi, Esq.
Mark D. Schlesinger, M.D.
Charles H. Shotmeyer, CFP
Phil M. Simms
Rosemarie J. Sorce
Deborah A. Stone
Anthony C. Taccetta, Jr.
Scott L. Tarriff
Sarah L. Timmapuri, M.D.
Samuel Toscano, Jr.
Christopher W. Turner
Frank J. Vuono
Joanne Wexler

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