Executive Team
Executive Team

Executive Team

Daniel J. Maughan

Daniel J. Maughan, RN, BSN, MBA, MSN, FNP-C, President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Maughan brings over 25 years of clinical and leadership experience to Montefiore St. Luke's Cornwall (MSLC). As immediate past President and Chief Operating Officer for MSLC, Mr. Maughan was instrumental in MSLC’s transformation from reactive medicine to proactive healthcare management of the populations MSLC is privileged to serve. These transformations include leading the efforts that brought MSLC’s COVID-19 Vaccination Program to fruition, vaccinating more than 20,000 Orange County Residents in the first months since inception. Mr. Maughan also spearheaded MSLC’s first ever Certification and Designation as a Level III Trauma Center and led MSLC’s response to the Opioid Epidemic, ensuring the community has access to Medication Assisted Treatment. Mr. Maughan was responsible for securing more than $20 million in grant funding from NYSDOH which was necessary to facilitate expansion on both the Newburgh and Cornwall campus as part of the multi-phased, Statewide Healthcare Facility Transformation Program and is leading the third round of funding in 2022.

Mr. Maughan has served in many clinical, operational and leadership roles throughout his career. He has been instrumental in building relationships internally and externally to ensure MSLC continues to meet the growing healthcare needs of our communities. Mr. Maughan is proud to support the following organizations as either a member or board member; Hospital Association of New York State (HANYS), Northern Metropolitan Hospital Association (NorMet), Greater New York Hospital Association (GNYHA), Orange County Partnership, Hudson Valley Economic Development Corporation (HVEDC), Orange County Board of Health, Orange County Chamber of Commerce and others.


Tom gibneyTom Gibney, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Gibney is responsible for the operation and management of all financial services for Montefiore St. Luke's Cornwall and its affiliates, including Business Development, Revenue Cycle, Reimbursement, Decision Support, Accounting & Budget, Investment Oversight, Bond/Debt Compliance and Lender Relationships, Insurance, Capital Financing, Materials Management, Accounts Payable, and Payroll.

Mr. Gibney is a Certified Public Accountant, and holds an MBA in Finance from New York University, and a BS in Accounting from Seton Hall University. His career has spanned a number of different industries ranging from Retail to Financial Services to Healthcare, and includes significant stints with Deloitte, Prudential, and Barnabas Health in New Jersey. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Healthcare Financial Management Association.


Andrew FelderAndrew Felder, Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer

Mr. Felder joined MSLC after eight years at Montefiore Medical Center (MMC), where he most recently served as the Senior Administrative Director for the Department of Anesthesiology and the Director of the Division of Critical Care Medicine. In his capacity as Anesthesiology Administrator with MMC, Mr. Felder worked closely with the MSLC leadership team is integrate the MSLC anesthesia service with the MMC Department of Anesthesiology. He also served as a member of the MMC’s Faculty Practice Group leadership team, where he contributed to various physician practice growth and operations improvement initiatives and led the implementation and oversight of MMC’s ambulatory COVID testing sites.

The perioperative and acute care operations experience that Mr. Felder gained in his most recent positions are complemented well by a strong background in ambulatory operations and physician practice management. He began his career in healthcare at NYU Lutheran Family Health Centers, a large network of FQHCs in south Brooklyn, where he implemented and managed capital and operational improvement projects including NCQA’s Patient Centered Medical Home. Mr. Felder subsequently joined New York State Department of Health as a manager of contracts and programs related to quality of care for People Living with HIV/AIDS in clinics in NYC, NYS, sub-Saharan Africa. He then served as Vice President of Health Services for Harlem United, a nonprofit organization serving People Living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) and homeless populations in Northern Manhattan. Mr. Felder then moved into his first position at Montefiore as the Director of the AIDS Center, MMC’s umbrella of HIV/AIDS programs.

A native of the Philadelphia area, Mr. Felder graduated from Temple University with a degree in Greek and Latin Classics. He earned his Master’s in Public Administration, with a focus on Health Policy and Management, from the NYU Wagner Graduate School of Public Service.


Gina Del SavioGina Del Savio, MD, Chief Medical Officer

As Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Gina C. Del Savio is responsible for facilitating physician integration, development of service lines and providing clinical input for the development of organizational strategy. In addition, she is the director of the graduate student education programs working with Touro Medical College, NYCOM, Mt. St. Mary, Marist and others.

Dr. Del Savio joined the St. Luke's Cornwall community in 1996 as an orthopedic hand surgeon after completing the Robert E. Carroll Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship at Columbia-Presbyterian. She graduated from Brown University with a BA in Biology before attending the University of Vermont College of Medicine after which she was selected for the orthopedic residency program at New York Medical College. She has held many elected leadership positions on medical staff since 2000 including most recently the President of the Medical staff from 2011-2014. In 2015, Dr. Del Savio completed the American Association for Physician Leadership qualifying program, became a Certified Physician Executive and joined the administrative team at MSLC.

She is a founding partner of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in New Windsor, New York and continues her clinical responsibilities as an Attending Orthopedic Hand Surgeon at MSLC with board certification in both Hand and Orthopedic surgery.


Margaret Deyo-AllersMargaret Deyo-Allers, RN, BSN, MSN, ANP, Chief Nursing Officer and Vice President, Patient Care Services

Margaret Deyo-Allers began her nursing career in 1984 as a nurse at the bedside. Over the next several years she advanced as the charge nurse of a very busy medical surgical unit and in 1988 became the Clinical Nurse Manager of that unit. She always understood the importance of life-long learning. During this time frame she received a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing from Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, New York and became the Clinical Nurse Manager of Medical Surgical Services at The Cornwall Hospital in Cornwall, NY.

Soon after the merger between Cornwall Hospital and St. Luke's Hospital, Ms. Deyo-Allers started up the cardiac catheterization program on the Newburgh Campus of St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital and became the Clinical Nurse Manager of Cardiac Catheterization and Interventional Radiology. In 2006, she obtained her graduate degree in Nursing as an Adult Nurse Practitioner with a minor in Health Administration from Mount Saint Mary College. In 2009, she was promoted to Director of Clinical Practice and Cardiac Services overseeing inpatient services along with cardiac services within the organization. In 2014, Ms. Deyo-Allers was promoted to Assistant Vice President of Clinical Practice, Care Coordination and Service Line Development, and in 2015 was promoted to Vice President of Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer. She was also Co-Author of "Development of Care Transition Models" published in Nurse Leader's December 2014 Edition. She has repeatedly and continuously demonstrates commitment, compassion and dedication.


Mary KelleyMary Kelley, Vice President, Quality Management & Chief Quality Officer

Ms. Kelley received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Information Management from the College of St. Scholastica, and received her Master's of Business Administration from Marist College. She has more than 25 years of experience in quality improvement and regulatory requirements in the health care sector. Currently her responsibilities include Quality Management/Performance Improvement, Peer Review Functions, Clinical Infection Control, Medical Staff Services, Health Information Management, Joint Commission and DOH compliance. Ms. Kelley is a Registered Health Information Administrator and a Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality.


Joseph T. SuraceJoseph T. Surace, Vice President, Operations

Joseph T. Surace has more than 17 years of health care experience. He joined MSLC in September 2005 as Manager of Imaging Services. Since that time, he has worked diligently to improve the level of patient care in Imaging and was promoted to Director of Imaging Services in January 2009. His expertise in operations prompted Mr. Surace to be promoted to Director of Operations. After serving a year in that capacity he was promoted to Vice President of Operations. In this role, Mr. Surace has operational oversight for both campuses of MSLC. Mr. Surace received a Bachelor's degree in Organizational Management from Nyack College and a Master's of Public Administration degree from Marist College. He is also a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.


Kate DabroskiKate Dabroski, Vice President, Marketing, Public Relations, and Development

Ms. Dabroski joined the Montefiore St. Luke's Cornwall team in 2010. Since that time, she served in many capacities within the Marketing, Public and Community Relations Department, beginning her career as a Marketing Coordinator, then Associate, Specialist, Manager, Director, Assistant Vice President and now Vice President.

Under Ms. Dabroski's leadership, the Marketing, Public and Community Relations Department has undergone significant transformation. In the last two years, MSLC's advertising efforts have increased significantly, including patient testimonial videos, radio presence, digital media and aggressive print campaigns​. She has worked to grow ​MSLC's presence in the community in all areas. Ms. Dabroski has a Bachelor's of Arts in English Literature from Central Connecticut State University and a Master's of Science in Journalism from Quinnipiac University.


Jason MacDonaldJason MacDonald, Vice President, Healthcare Analytics

Mr. MacDonald has close to 25 years of healthcare experience, primarily in areas such as patient financial services, reimbursement, cost accounting and decision support. He joined Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall in 2005 as the Manager of Reimbursement and was promoted to positions that include Director of Reimbursement, Assistant Vice President of Reimbursement and Business Analytics and to his current role of Vice President of Healthcare Analytics. His primary responsibilities include developing analytics for hospital leadership that support and improve operations, service line reporting and revenue cycle analytics.

Mr. MacDonald has a Master’s of Healthcare Administration degree from Seton Hall University and is a Certified Business Intelligence Specialist (CBSI) through the Healthcare Financial Management Association.


Jill BartonJill Barton, Vice President, Finance

Ms. Barton oversees the departments of patient registration, general accounting, budget and reimbursement, and patient accounting. A graduate of Northwood University, Midland, Michigan, she brings 25 years of financial experience to her position. Prior to joining Montefiore St. Luke's Cornwall, Ms. Barton was the Chief Financial Officer at Kingston Regional Health Care System. She is a member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association.


Marlene RipaMarlene Ripa, Vice President, Network, Strategy & Business Development

Marlene Ripa is a lifetime resident of the community, with a long-standing connection to Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall (MSLC), where three generations of her family were born.

Ms. Ripa began her career on the payer side, with a focus on network development and quality improvement. Her passion for data and delivering operational efficiencies guided her to her next role, at a not-for-profit technology organization, where she led business development, product design and implementation of custom IT solutions across the health care continuum.

In 2015, Ms. Ripa joined the Montefiore Health System, serving as a Senior leader in Network Integration, for the Montefiore Hudson Valley Collaborative (MHVC) Performing Provider Systems (PPS), one of two PPS’s leading the Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment Program (DSRIP) in the Hudson Valley. The five-year DSRIP program ended in 2020 with many best practices, innovative care delivery models and new service offerings established at MSLC. In her new role as Vice President of Business Development, Network & Strategy, Ms. Ripa will utilize her skill set to enhance MSLC’s existing business and create new service lines where gaps exist.

Ms. Ripa has a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Manhattan College, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from IONA College, and is a certified Change Management Practitioner. (PROSCI®)


Laurie Conan, Vice President, Human Resources

Ms. Conan has more than 30 years of expertise in the human resources field. She joined MSLC in 2002 as the Manager of Compensation and HRIS. Her role expanded to include Employee Benefits in 2011, Talent Acquisition in 2017, and the full scope of Human Resources in 2019. During her tenure, she has been instrumental in developing processes and systems that attract, retain, develop, and engage the best talent in the Hudson Valley. Ms. Conan is a graduate of Cornell University, holding a degree in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering. She has attained the nationally recognized credentials of Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) and Certified Employee Benefits Specialist (CEBS).