Leadership & Board of Directors


Executive Management Team


James E. Shmerling, DHA, FACHE

President and Chief Executive Officer

Andrea L. Benin, MD
Senior Vice President, Patient Safety and Quality

Paul Dworkin, MD
Executive Vice President for Community Child Health
Founding Director, Help Me Grow® National Center, Connecticut Children's Medical Center
Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Trisha Farmer, MSN, RN
Chief of Staff

Christine Finck, MD, FACS
Donald Hight Endowed Chair of Surgery
Executive Vice President, Surgeon in Chief
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Surgery, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Patrick Garvey, CPA, CHFP
Senior Vice President
Chief Financial Officer

Cheryl Hoey, RN, MBA
Senior Vice President, Clinical Services
Chief Nursing Officer

Jeffrey Hyams, MD
President-elect, Medical Staff, November 2016-2018
Head, Division of Digestive Disease, Hepatology & Nutrition
Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

David Kinahan
President, Connecticut Children's Medical Center Foundation 

Lawrence Milan, MA
Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Dean Rapoza
President, Connecticut Children's Specialty Group

Juan C. Salazar, MD, MPH
Executive Vice President of Academic Affairs
Physician in Chief
Chair, Department of Pediatrics at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Kelly R. Styles, MBA
Senior Vice President, Operations
Chief Information Officer

Ann Taylor, JD
Executive Vice President
Chief Administrative Officer

Audrey Wise, MBA
Vice President
Chief Marketing Officer



Connecticut Children's Medical Center Corporation
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center


Boards of Directors

Geno Auriemma
Marilyn Bacon, MD
Thomas O. Barnes
Craig Bonanni, MD
James W. Fanelli
E. Clayton Gengras, III
Glen Greenberg
Susan Herbst
Jeffrey S. Hoffman
Cato Laurencin, MD, Ph.D.
Soren Torp Laursen
Robert S. Le Blanc
Edward Lewis
James Manafort, Jr.
Chrissy Monaco, Connecticut Children's Friends
Katherine O. Nixon
Kolawole Olofinboba, MD
David M. Roth
Anne P. Sargent
Leslie Silverman
Lauren K. Zeligson

Ex Officio
James E. Shmerling, DHA, FACHE, President and Chief Executive Officer
Craig Bonanni, M.D., President, Medical Staff
Chrissy Monaco, Connecticut Children’s Friends

Officers
E. Clayton Gengras, III, Chair
William C. Popik, M.D., Vice Chair
James E. Shmerling, DHA, FACHE, President and Chief Executive Officer
Robert Shanfield, Secretary
Patrick Garvey, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer


Connecticut Children’s Medical Center Foundation, Inc.


Boards of Directors

Robert M. Le Blanc
Kolawole Olofinboba, MD
David M. Roth
Robert Shanfield


Officers
David M. Roth, Chair
James E. Shmerling, DHA, FACHE, Chief Executive Officer
David Kinahan, President
Robert Shanfield, Secretary
Patrick Garvey, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer

 

CCMC Affiliates, Inc.


James E. Shmerling, DHA, FACHE, Chair
Vacant, President
Ann Taylor, Secretary
Patrick Garvey, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer

 

CCMC Ventures, Inc.


E. Clayton Gengras, III, Chair
William C. Popik, M.D., Vice Chair
James E. Shmerling, DHA, FACHE, President and Chief Executive Officer
Robert Shanfield, Secretary
Patrick Garvey, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer