John Jureller, Steven Silver, Jonathan Spitalny and Robert Tucker
are Longtime Hospital Supporters
White Plains, NY (February 5, 2014) –White Plains Hospital has named four new members to its Board of Directors: John M. Jureller, Steven Silver and Robert Tucker, all of Scarsdale; and Jonathan Spitalny of White Plains. Mr. Jureller and Mr. Silver were formally approved as new members of the Board of Directors in May, 2013, and Jonathan Spitalny and Robert Tucker were approved in December, 2013.
John Jureller is the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Frontier Communications Corporation, a Stamford, CT-based telecommunications company which offers broadband, voice, satellite video, wireless Internet data access, and data security solutions for residential customers, small businesses and home offices and advanced communications for medium and large businesses in 27 states. Mr. Jureller has extensive global financial and operational experience, having held prior roles in corporate development, corporate finance, turnaround management and banking, in addition to various chief financial officer roles. He is a graduate of Cornell University where he received his B.S. degree and an MBA in Finance. Mr. Jureller has been a member of the hospital's finance committee since 2011.
Steven Silver is Senior Managing Director of Centerbridge Partners, a private investment firm based in New York focusing on private equity and credit investments, where he specializes in investments in the Industrial and Healthcare sectors. He received a B.A. from Yale College and an M.B.A. with high distinction from Harvard Business School in 1995, where he was a George F. Baker Scholar. Mr. Silver serves on the Boards of Directors of American Renal Holdings, Inc., Culligan Newco Ltd., Reddy Ice Holdings, Inc. and Remedi Senior Care Holding Corporation.
Jonathan Spitalny is an Executive Director and Private Wealth Advisor at Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management in New York, specializing in the portfolios of high net worth individuals, families, foundations, and institutions. He earned a B.A. in Economics from Rollins College and is a former competitive golfer, having competed at the college and national levels. In 2008 Mr. Spitalny was instrumental in founding the annual Ahmad Rashad Golf Classic to benefit White Plains Hospital, held every June at the Quaker Ridge Golf Club in Scarsdale.
Robert Tucker is the Chairman and C.E.O. of T & M Protection Resources, an international multidimensional protection and investigations company for high net worth corporations and individuals based in New York. Mr. Tucker is a graduate of George Washington University and the Pace University School of Law. In 2013, Governor Andrew Cuomo appointed Mr. Tucker to serve as Chairman of the New York State Security Guard Advisory Council. Mr. Tucker is also a Director of the FDNY Foundation, Member of the Board of Directors and Past President of ALDONYS (Associated Licensed Detectives of New York State), a member of the Board of Directors of the Citizens Crime Commission of New York City, Vice President of the Richard Tucker Music Foundation, and a member of the Pace University School of Law Board of Visitors.
White Plains Hospital (WPH) is a 292-bed voluntary, not-for-profit health care organization with the primary mission of offering high quality, acute health care and preventive medical care to all people who live in, work in or visit Westchester County and its surrounding areas. Centers of Excellence include the Dickstein Cancer Center, The William & Sylvia Silberstein Neonatal & Maternity Center and The Ruth and Jerome A. Siegel Stroke Center. The hospital's Flanzer Center is the busiest Emergency Department in Westchester County, seeing over 55,000 visits a year. White Plains Hospital is the only community hospital in Westchester County licensed to perform emergency & elective angioplasty. The Hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and earned its recognition as a Top Performer for Key Quality Measures® in 2013. The hospital is also an eleven-time winner of the Consumer Choice Award, an honor given to the nation's top hospitals by the National Research Corporation, and received Magnet® designation in 2012 from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). For additional information, visit http://www.wphospital.org.