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Mohawk Valley Health System foundations name board officers

UTICA, N.Y. — The Mohawk Valley Health System (MVHS) foundations — Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare and St. Elizabeth Medical Center — recently announced the 2017-2018 officers for their board of directors.

Terrance Mielnicki has been named president. He has been a member of the St. Elizabeth Medical Center (SEMC) Foundation board since 2008 and has served as president of the board since 2009. He is on the executive committee and has served as the golf committee co-chair since 2008. Mielnicki is a licensed master social worker at Mid-State Correctional Facility.

John H. Hobika, Jr. has been named board VP. He has been on the SEMC Foundation board since 2010 and serves on the capital campaign feasibility study committee and gift acceptance committee. Hobika is a VP and senior regional insurance specialist at M&T Securities, Inc.

Mary Malone McCarthy has been named board secretary. She has served on the Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare (FSLH) Foundation board since 2012, most recently on the executive committee as secretary. She serves on the capital campaign feasibility study committee and is the founder and immediate past chair of the MVHS Women’s Giving Circle. Malone is president and CEO of M3 Placement & Partnership.

Stephen Surace has been named treasurer. He has served on the FSLH Foundation board since 2014 and is on the bylaws committee and the gift acceptance policy committee. Surace is the chief financial officer at Adjusters International.



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