January 26, 2022

Healthcare Trustees of New York State elects 2022 officers and new board members

ALBANY, NY — The Healthcare Trustees of New York State’s board of governors has elected its 2022 officers and new board members.

The board elected the following officers to serve one-year terms:

  • Chair: Susan Holliday, Trustee, UR Medicine, Rochester
  • Vice Chair: Sharon Hanson, Secretary, Erie County Medical Center, Buffalo
  • Secretary and Treasurer: Muhammed Javed, MD, Trustee, Upper Allegheny Health System (an affiliate of Kaleida Health), Olean
  • Immediate Past Chair: The Honorable Robert Spolzino, Trustee, Board of Advisors, Northwell Health, New Hyde Park

The board also elected four new members to serve three-year terms:

  • Susan Davis, Trustee, St. Mary’s Healthcare, Amsterdam
  • David Golub, Trustee, Albany Med Health System, Albany
  • William Shum, Trustee, Montefiore Nyack Hospital, Nyack
  • Jan Turcotte, MD, Board Chair, Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown


Healthcare Trustees of New York State is dedicated to strengthening the governance of New York’s non-profit and public healthcare facilities. HTNYS is governed by a board of trustees from healthcare facilities across the state and is a division of the Healthcare Association of New York State.