The Board of Directors of NYU Winthrop Hospital is a committed group of community and professional leaders who are charged with supporting the mission of NYU Winthrop Hospital and setting the direction for the Hospital’s continued growth and expansion. Recently, six new members were elected to serve as part of this group, whose generosity and dedication carries on a legacy of commitment begun by the Hospital’s first Trustees in 1896. They include:
Kenneth Langone is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Invemed Associates LLC, a New York Stock Exchange member firm specializing in healthcare and high technology companies. He received a BA from Bucknell University and an MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business; he remains active with both institutions currently serving on the board of overseers of the Stern School and on the board of trustees of New York University as well as chairman of the Trustees of NYU Langone Health. In April 2008, the medical center was renamed the NYU Langone, reflecting a major gift provided by the Langone’s.
Thomas S. Murphy, Jr.
Thomas S. Murphy, Jr. co-founded Crestview Partners – a mid-market private equity firm based in New York City – in 2004. He is a Partner of the Firm and a member of the Investment Committee. Prior to starting Crestview, Mr. Murphy was a partner at Goldman, Sachs & Co. He has served on a wide variety of corporate boards and serves as a Trustee of The Inner-City Scholarship Fund and NYU Langone Health. Mr. Murphy received his A.B. from Princeton University and his MBA from Harvard Business School. While at Harvard, he co-founded the Mass Bay Brewing Company.
Richard J. Donoghue
Richard (Rick) J. Donoghue, Senior Vice President for Strategy, Planning and Business Development at NYU Langone Health, is responsible for the strategic initiatives of NYU Langone which includes both NYU Langone Hospitals and NYU School of Medicine. He is also responsible for the medical malpractice program and managed care contracting at NYU Langone. Since his arrival in 1990, Mr. Donoghue has worked in a variety of positions including chief financial officer, chief information officer and head of the Merger Office, responsible for the integration of NYU Langone Hospitals with Mount Sinai Hospital and the subsequent dissolution of that union.
Michael T. Burke
Michael T. Burke, Senior Vice President and Vice Dean, Corporate Chief Financial Officer, joined NYU Langone Health in 2008, assuming responsibility for the hospital and medical school finance departments. Since joining the Medical Center, he has initiated a finance transformation processed which entailed a complete assessment and overhaul of the existing business processes, systems and organization of NYU Langone. He has also been instrumental in transforming the financial performance and profitability of the Medical Center, increasing funds for capital investment, and raising the investment grade by all rating agencies.
Josepha J. Lhota
Joe Lhota is Vice Dean, Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff for NYU Langone Health. He is responsible for aligning and integrating patient care, research, and education at NYU Hospitals and NYU School of Medicine. Mr. Lhota assists the Dean in managing the day-to-day activities and the strategic direction of this globally renowned academic medical center. Mr. Lhota brings more than 35 years of managerial and policy-making experience to the position.
Karen A. Wiley
Karen A. Wiley is Co-Owner and Vice President of Word Power Unlimited, Inc. – a family business she co-founded thirty-five years ago, provides mailing services and database development for corporations, nonprofits, and municipalities. Co-Founder and Co-President of the Wings of Winthrop (a community based fundraising group) since 2004, Ms. Wiley now serves as President of the Auxiliary of NYU Winthrop. In addition to her important service and contributions to NYU Winthrop, Ms. Wiley is a past president of the Rotary Club of Williston Park, where she has received the prestigious Paul Harris Award and Rotarian of the Year award for the many fundraising and service initiatives she has carried out.