Health Planning Council – Tompkins Health Network Board

Medical professionals put hands into a center circle.  Tompkins Health Network Board oversees the Health Planning Council's activities in Tompkins County, New York.

The Tompkins Health Network Board oversees the Health Planning Council’s activities in Tompkins County, New York.


Edward Bergman
Long Term Care/Adult Protective Services
Tompkins County Dept. of Social Services
Donna Bugliari
Associate Director, Benefit Administration
Health and Wellfare Benefits Program
Division of Human Resources, Cornell University

Caryn Bullis
Deputy Director
Tompkins County Office for the Aging
Liza Burger
Executive Director 

Tracy Gates
Vice President, Chief Operating Officer
Cayuga Health System
William Gilligan
Nominating Chair 

Community Member

Beth Harrington – Treasurer
Ithaca Free Clinic Board
Suicide Prevention and Crisis Services Board
Slaterville Fire Department
Samantha Hillson, MPH – Secretary
Co-Chair of Community Health & Access Committee
Director, Health Promotion Program
Public Information Officer
Tompkins County Health Department

Chris Kai-Jones
Acad. Partnerships & Wellbeing Coordinator
Interim Nutrition, Health, Safety & Financial Education Team Lead
Cornell Cooperative Extension
Daniel Klein
Chair, Health and Human Services Committee 
Tompkins County Legislature

Jan Lynch
Executive Director
Finger Lakes Independence Center
Emily Mallar, RN, MS
Director, Care Management
Cayuga Health Partners

Norbert McCloskey
Executive Director
Ithaca Health Alliance
Michelle McElroy
Deputy Executive Director
Southern Tier Care Coordination

Jamila Michener
Associate Professor, Co-Director
Cornell Center for Health Equity
Marilee Murphy, L.Ac, RN
Executive Director
Cancer Resource Center of the Finger Lakes

Lara Parrilla, MPH, RD – President
Co-Chair of Community Health & Access Committee
Community & Academic Partnership Manager
Cayuga Health Partners
Visiting Lecturer, Cornell MPH
Community Engagement & Advocacy Leader
Cornell Center for Health Equity
Frank Proto – Vice President
Community Member

Lisa Richards
Program Manager, IC Gerontology Institute
Lenore Schwager
Community Member

Rich Shaw
Coordinator of Dual Recovery Services
Tompkins County Mental Health Services
Robyn Smith
Community Investments &
Partnerships Manager
Excellus BCBS

Carrie Stock
Practice Manager
Guthrie Clinic, Ithaca
Sue Ellen Stuart – Long Term Care Committee Chair
Executive Director
Visiting Nurse Service of Ithaca and
Tompkins County

Angela Sullivan
Executive Director
Alcohol & Drug Council of Tompkins County