Finger Lakes Health has appointed CHAD HOFFMAN-FRAGALE as VP of human resources. Most recently, he served as chief people officer at Juvo Autism Behavioral Health in Hackensack, New Jersey. During his time there, Hoffman-Fragale reported to the CEO and served as a member of the executive leadership team. His local ties to the Finger Lakes include his position as senior director of human resources at Auburn Memorial Hospital, where he reported to the CEO and served as a strategic business partner on the executive team of the hospital leading the organization’s human resources department. Hoffman-Fragale also has human resources senior-leadership experience from a variety of health-care organizations, including National Health Care Associates in Valley Stream, New York; NYU Winthrop Hospital in Mineola; and St. Vincent Catholic Medical Centers in New York City. Hoffman-Fragale earned his MBA from Excelsior College in Albany and his bachelor’s degree in secondary education and Spanish from SUNY Oswego.