Board of Directors

Jefferson Regional Medical Center is governed by a volunteer, unpaid board of directors, representing a broad cross-section of the communities and constituents served by the medical center. Listed below are the current Board of Directors effective July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2014.


Chairperson Gregory A. Harbaugh
Vice Chairperson Edward R. Marasco
President and CEO John J. Dempster
Senior Executive Vice President James C. Cooper
Executive Vice President and CMO Richard F. Collins, Jr. M.D.
Executive Vice President and COO Louise A. Urban
Treasurer Daniel J. Lebish
Assistant Treasurer JoAnne R. Hahey
Secretary Jacqueline M. Bauer
Assistant Secretary Susan L. Barrett


J. Robert Baum, Ph.D.
Chairman of the Board
Highmark, Inc.

David A. Blandino, M.D.
Board Member
Highmark, Inc.

Cheri B. Bomar
Director of Real Estate and Development
Corporate Counsel
84 Lumber Company

Ambaram V. Chauhan, M.D.
Primary Care Physician
Prime Medical Associates
Jefferson Regional Medical Center Medical Staff Vice President               

Sister Marguerite Coyne, C.S.J.
Leadership Team Member
Sisters of St. Joseph

John J. Dempster
President and Chief Executive Officer
Jefferson Regional Medical Center

John R. Echement
Director Emeritus
Retired Bank Executive
Integra Financial Corporation

Karen A. Evans
Business Strategy Manager

Arnold E. Fingeret, M.D.
General Surgeon
Jefferson Hills Surgical Specialists

Natalie Vaccari Furlong, D.O.
Primary Care Physician
South Hills Family Medicine

James G. Graham
Executive Vice President
Head of Treasury Management
PNC Financial Services Group

Sister Geraldine M. Grandpre, CSJ
Congregational Director of Health Resources
Sisters of St. Joseph

Gregory A. Harbaugh, Esq.
Houston Harbaugh, P.C.

Timothy K. Honkala, M.D.
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Pittsburgh Bone, Joint & Spine, Inc.
Jefferson Regional Medical Center Medical Staff President

Patricia A. Liebman
Executive Vice President, Integrated Delivery Systems
Highmark, Inc.

Edward R. Marasco
Vice President Business Development
Quick-Med Claims

Charles R. Modispacher
Retired Certified Public Accountant

John W. Paul
Executive Vice President
Division President, Integrated Delivery Systems
Highmark, Inc.

J. William Richardson
Retired Chief Financial Officer
Interstate Hotels and Resorts

Richard W. Talarico
The Hawthorne Group

Thomas L. VanKirk, Esq.
Executive Vice President
Chief Legal Officer
Highmark, Inc.



Jefferson Regional Medical Center
565 Coal Valley Road
Jefferson Hills, PA 15025

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