Excela Health has been gifted with a diverse and respected group of community leaders who serve voluntarily on our Board of Trustees. These individuals give of their time and talents to govern this important community asset and are committed to our mission of improving the health and well-being of every life we touch.

Excela Health Board of Trustees Officers

  • Sharon P. Smith, PhD., Chair
  • Thomas L. Sochacki, Vice Chair
  • Geoffrey Joseph, MD, Secretary
  • Brother Norman W. Hipps, OSB, Treasurer

Excela Health Leadership Team

Our Excela Health leadership team manages the day-to-day workings of the health system and includes:

Thomas Albanesi Jr., Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Helen K. Burns, PhD, RN, FAAN, Senior Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer
Michael D. Busch, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Laurie English, Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Timothy A. Fedele, Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Carol J. Fox, MD, Vice President, Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer
David P. Gawaluck, Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Jennifer Miele, Vice President, Marketing and Communications
Albert J. Novak, MPM, Vice President and Chief Development Officer
Ronald H. Ott, Senior Vice President, Community and Government Relations
David S. Richards, MD, Executive Medical Director, Excela Health Medical Group
Robert J. Rogalski, Esq., Chief Executive Officer, Excela Health
John Sphon, Chief Executive Officer, MedCare Equipment Company