Foundations of Kaleida Health Name Officers

Released: 4/30/2014

The Foundations of Kaleida Health today announced the following appointments:

Richard J. Leugemors was elected chair of the Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo Foundation. Peter M. Augustine was elected vice chair, Alison Derrick, secretary, Frank Ciminelli II, treasurer and Elsie Dawe, president.

New members voted to the Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo Foundation board include Nathan Gordon, Sharon LaMartina, Robert Moore, Jon Notarius and Ken Slomovitz.

Barry Swartz was elected chair of the Kaleida Health Foundation Board of Directors. Other officers include: Angelo Veanes, vice chair; Gretchen Krackow, secretary; Wayne Bacon, treasurer; and Elsie Dawe, executive director.

New members voted to the Kaleida Health Foundation Board of Directors include Randy Strauss, Daniel Vecchio and Robert Walter.

Through the generous contributions of individuals, physicians, corporations, foundations and employees, the Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo Foundation and the Kaleida Health Foundation are able to support state-of-the-art equipment, research, education, community health and wellness programs, and charity care.