Boards of Related NY Licensed Entities

GHI Board Members

  • John D. Feerick, Esq.
    Chair
    EmblemHealth, Inc.
    Professor of Law
    Fordham University
  • Stuart H. Altman, Ph.D.
    Sol C. Chaikin Professor of National Health Policy
    The Heller School for Social Policy and Management
    Brandeis University
  • Richard Berman
    Interim Director
    Patel College of Global Sustainability
    Visiting Professor of Social Entrepreneurship
    Muma College of Business
    Professor
    Institute for Innovation & Advanced Discovery
    University of South Florida
  • James F. Gill, Esq.
    Vice Chair
    EmblemHealth, Inc.
    Of Counsel
    Bryan Cave LLP
  • Oliver Gray
    Associate Director
    DC37, AFSCME, AFL-CIO
  • Karen M. Ignagni
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    EmblemHealth, Inc.
  • Susan M. Mathews, Ph.D.,
    MS Bioethics, RN

    Ethicist/Lecturer
  • Arthur B. Pepper
    Executive Director
    UFT Welfare Fund
    Co-Chair
    MLC Health Benefits Subcommittee
  • Jay E. Russ, Esq.
    President
    Russ & Russ, P.C.
  • Bernard Schayes, MD
    Physician in Private Practice
  • David M. Weiss, Ph.D.
    Professor Emeritus
    Health Professions and Kinesiology
    Hofstra University and Long Island University

HIP Board Members

  • John D. Feerick, Esq.
    Chair
    EmblemHealth, Inc.
    Professor of Law
    Fordham University
  • Gregory Floyd
    President
    International Brotherhood of Teamsters
    Local 237
  • Paul E. Gibson
    Consultant
  • Karen M. Ignagni
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    EmblemHealth, Inc.
  • Arthur B. Pepper
    Executive Director
    UFT Welfare Fund
    Co-Chair
    MLC Health Benefits Subcommittee
  • Bernard Schayes, MD, PC
    Physician in Private Practice
  • Charles P. Wang
    Co-Chairman
    China AIDS Fund

HIPIC Board Members

  • Edward Mailander
    President
    HIPIC
    Senior Vice President,
    Chief Actuary
    EmblemHealth, Inc.
  • Lorraine Cortes-Vazquez
    Senior Vice President
    Corporate Relations and Government Affairs
    EmblemHealth, Inc.
  • Paul E. Gibson
    Consultant
  • William Mastro
    Consultant
  • Michael Palmateer
    Senior Financial Officer
    EmblemHealth, Inc.
  • Ronald I. Platt, MD
    Former Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer
    HIP Health Plan of New York
  • Michael Wise
    President and CEO
    ConnectiCare

ConnectiCare Board Members

  • Karen M. Ignagni
    Chair
    ConnectiCare
  • Michael Wise
    President and CEO
    ConnectiCare
  • Paul E. Gibson
    Consultant
  • Richard B. Hurley
    Consultant
  • Eileen S. Kraus
    Retired Chair
    Fleet Bank

Article 28 Board of Governors

  • Jeffrey D. Chansler
    Chair
    Article 28 Board of Governors
    SVP, General Counsel
    EmblemHealth, Inc.
  • Hyman Israel, DDS
    Vice Chair
    Article 28 Board of Governors
    EmblemHealth, Inc.
  • Susan M. Mathews, Ph.D.,
    MS Bioethics, RN

    Ethicist/Lecturer
  • Thomas McClelland, DDS
    Dental Consultant
    EmblemHealth, Inc.
  • John Andrew Nelson
    Former Vice President
    Yaddo
  • David Zegarelli, DDS
    Professor Emeritus
    Columbia University Medical Center