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CVMC Board of Trustees

The CVMC Board of Trustees is made up of community members who are dedicated to helping our medical center achieve high quality compassionate health care services for our community.

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The CVMC Board of Trustees is made up of community members who are nominated and elected to set direction for the organization, making sure that it runs in a financially and ethically responsible way with the focus always on continuous improvement to achieve high quality compassionate health care services for our community. These highly qualified and knowledgeable individuals volunteer their time for the betterment of this organization and the public it serves.

For the fiscal year 2015 - 2016, there are 17 such Trustees.

Our Board Members

Christopher Barbieri

Christopher Barbieri

Christopher Barbieri was born in Brooklyn, New York and grew up in Stewart Manor on Long Island. He received an undergraduate degree in Agricultural Economics from Cornell University and graduate degree in Agricultural Economics with a focus on marketing from the University of Vermont. His first visit to Vermont was at 6 months of age and thereafter spent every summer through graduation beginning at 10 years of age working on Ted Bothfeld's dairy farm in Cabot. Following graduation he was employed at HP Hood Dairy in Boston as Special Projects manager in the retail sales department and was later promoted to Retail Sales Manager in Burlington then as General Sales Manager in Portland, Maine. He accepted a position as Executive Vice President at the Vermont Chamber of Commerce and later promoted to President of the Chamber, a position held for 30 years. During that period the Chamber grew from a 2 employee organization with a $60,000 budget to over 20 employees and a budget of $1.7 million. He resigned as President in 2003 to open and manage the Chamber's International trade office in Shanghai Chamber. He retired from the Chamber in 2010 and is currently President of China Business Development Tours. Chris and his wife Laurel live in Worcester and have 3 children and 5 grandchildren.
John R. Brumsted, MD

President and Chief Executive Officer, UVM Health Network

John R. Brumsted, MD

John R. Brumsted, M.D., was named President and Chief Executive Officer of The UVM Medical Center and The UVM Health Network on Monday, February 13, 2012, after serving in an interim role since August, 2011. A 30-year veteran of the organization, Dr. Brumsted has served in a number of roles at The UVM Medical Center, including chief medical officer, chief quality officer and an appointment as interim CEO. He also has served as a senior associate dean for Clinical Affairs at the UVM College of Medicine, and medical director of The Vermont Health Plan (TVHP) and Vermont Managed Care (VMC). He has been a member of the Fletcher Allen medical staff since 1985, and has practiced medicine at Fletcher Allen since 1981 when he began as a resident at the then Medical Center Hospital of Vermont. Dr. Brumsted received his Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts from Dartmouth College and his medical degree from Dartmouth Medical School in 1978. He completed a surgical internship at Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT, in 1979. He subsequently served in the U.S. Public Health Service in Randolph, New York for two years prior to moving to Vermont to complete his residency in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Vermont College of Medicine between 1981- 1985. He completed a fellowship in the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Fletcher Allen in 1987, within the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. He is a member of Fletcher Allen's Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a tenured professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Vermont College of Medicine. Dr. Brumsted is currently a member of the Vermont Medical Society (VMS) Council and served as its president from 2008-2009. He is the current Chair of the VMS Research and Education Foundation Board. He has published extensively, both nationally and regionally. Dr. Brumsted lives with his family in Shelburne, Vermont. He is a native of Ithaca, New York.
Mark E. Crane, MD

Mark E. Crane, MD

President-Elect, CVMC Medical Staff Dr. Mark Crane joined the CVMC Medical Staff as a general surgeon in 2000. He graduated from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine in 1995, and completed both his internship and residency at Michigan State University.
Mike Dellipriscoli

Board Chair

Mike Dellipriscoli

Chair-Elect, CVMC Board of Trustees Mike Dellipriscoli is Assistant Vice President – Strategic Analysis at the National Life Group, in Montpelier, VT. Mike joined the National Life Group in 1988 and has over 35 years of experience in the financial services industry. A native of Philadelphia, Mike graduated from Villanova University with a degree in Mathematics and earned his MBA in Finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Mike and his wife, Sue, live in Montpelier, where they have raised their five children. Mike is longtime member and a past president of the Montpelier Rotary Club and has served on the boards of the Vermont Chamber of Commerce and the Central Vermont Chamber of Commerce. Mike also serves on the UVM Health Network Board and is the Chair of the UVM Heath Network Audit Committee.
Mark Depman, MD

Mark Depman, MD

Dr. Depman is currently the CVMC Emergency Department Medical Director. He earned his MD, and completed his internship and residency at Weill Cornell Medical College affiliated with the New York Hospital and New York Presbyterian Hospital. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Depman was an Emergency Department physician for close to 20 years in New Haven, Connecticut, affiliated with the Yale University School of Medicine Hospital and the Hospital of Saint Raphael. Dr. Depman and his wife Kim Adams, MD, a retired ophthalmologist, live in Northfield.
Sarah L. Field

Sarah L. Field

Sarah L. Field, the majority shareholder, co-founder and President of the law firm of Field & Field, P.C. has been in private practice in central Vermont since 1986 with offices currently located at 59 North Main Street, Barre, VT. She concentrates her practice in the areas of residential and commercial real estate transactions, sales and secured loan and lease transactions, bank financing and closings, business formations, operations and compliance, acquisitions, and dissolutions, title examinations and title insurance and State and local land use regulation issues, including permits and permitting.   Her practice also includes general civil matters such as, business representations involving construction contracts, representation of contractors and developers and homeowners involved in residential and commercial construction and real estate development, commercial and residential leasing transactions; estate and probate matters, and other civil matters.  Sarah is licensed and admitted to practice in all Vermont courts and United States District Court for the Second Circuit, and is a member of the Vermont Bar Association, Washington County Bar Association, a member and secretary of the Board of Directors of Vermont Attorneys Title Corporation, member of the Vermont Title Standards Committee, a subcommittee of the Vermont Bar Association Real Property Committee, organized to address title issues particular to Vermont laws and practices and develop industry standards for title attorneys. Sarah also serves as a member and secretary of the Board of Trustees of the Aldrich Public Library, and is a member and secretary of the board of Barre Area Development, Inc., a local economic development company whose mission is to promote and support economic growth in Barre City and Barre Town. 
Thomas J. Golonka, CFA, CFP®

Chair, Finance and Audit Committee

Thomas J. Golonka, CFA, CFP®

Thomas J. Golonka is currently a managing partner with the investment firm of Silverlake Wealth Management in Williston and Montpelier, VT. Silverlake Wealth Management currently assists in the management of approximately $350 million dollars in client assets in over 25 states. Prior to joining SilverLake in 2005, Mr. Golonka was with Wachovia Securities Private Client Group for 12 years. Earning his BA from the University of Notre Dame, and his MBA from Union College, Tom specializes in portfolio management and advanced planning strategies for high net worth individuals and corporations. Tom earned his Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 1997 and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM Practitioner. Mr. Golonka is currently on the Board of the Vermont Municipal Employees Retirement System (VMERS), a member of the Vermont Pension Investment Committee (VPIC) and a City Councilor on the Montpelier City Council . Tom resides in Montpelier with his wife Cyndy Bashara Golonka and their five children; Chloe, Kelsey, Joshua, Gregory and Kenzie.
Joyce Judy

Joyce Judy

President, Community College of Vermont Joyce Judy began her career at Community College of Vermont (CCV) as a coordinator of academic services in 1983. She subsequently served as dean of students, became the College’s first provost in 2001, and served as interim president for a year before becoming president in March of 2010. She earned her bachelor's degree at the University of New Hampshire and received her master’s degree in Organization and Management from Antioch New England Graduate School. Joyce is the 1996 recipient of Vermont Women in Higher Education's Jackie Gribbons Leadership Award. For three decades Joyce has been instrumental in the organizational growth of CCV, helping to shape many prominent partnerships and programs. Under her leadership the College has greatly increased services to military veterans, and she guided the development of the Governor’s Career Ready Certificate, which provides workforce readiness training throughout Vermont. She has been a champion of CCV’s dual enrollment program for Vermont high school students, now serving more than 1,000 students each year. Her support for the College’s work with Achieving the Dream (ATD), a national Lumina Foundation initiative focused on student access and retention, led to CCV’s designation as a 2011 ATD Leader College.  A special focus of her work since becoming president has been to help people understand the value CCV brings to Vermonters and to Vermont businesses. This outreach has led to significant growth in community support for the College, reflected in yearly increases in gifts and private grants to the College. Joyce currently serves on the board of the Center for Financial Literacy at Champlain College, the New England Board of Higher Education, Vermont Campus Compact, and the Vermont Higher Education Council.  She was a founding member of the Vermont Women’s Fund and has been a member of several New England Association of Schools and Colleges accreditation teams.
Marta Marble

Board Chair-Elect

Marta Marble

Marta Marble is the president of consultancy group, Marta Consulting, which focuses on web-based, content management systems and ecommerce solutions. Clients range from professional firms to mid-size financial service firms to non-profits. Marble Consulting is a partner with Axess Web Solutions, LLS (AWS). AWS develops web-based open source, content management systems (CMS) for ski resorts to interface the resort's customized ecommerce platform with RFID technology at the resort's lift access. Marta is the past president of the Mad River Valley Health Center, Inc., where she lead the capital campaign to build the new community-owned health center. She holds a Masters in Science in Internet Strategy and Management from the Graduate Center of Marlboro College and a Masters of International Management from Thunderbird, The American Graduate School of International Management.
Cathy Palmer, MD

Cathy J. Palmer, MD

Cathy Palmer, MD is a board-certified Pathologist and serves as the Laboratory Medical Director at Central Vermont Medical Center. She attended medical school at Indiana University School of Medicine, completed her internship and residency at the University of California - San Diego Medical Center, and a fellowship at Fletcher Allen Health Care. Dr. Palmer is an Associate Professor at the University of Vermont College of Medicine. She currently serves on the Central Vermont Medical Center Cancer Committee and the Tumor Boards at Central Vermont Medical Center and Gifford Hospital.
Laura Plude

Laura Plude

Laura Plude is a CPA, employed by Rock of Ages Corporation as CFO. She started with Rock of Ages as a retail accountant, was promoted to Director of Finance in 2004 and then named CFO in 2007. She was instrumental in taking the company private by selling the entire company to a private corporation.  Laura lives in Berlin where she has been a member of the Select Board and Chair of the Select Board from March 1998 to March 2000.
Thomas Robbins

Thomas Robbins

Tom Robbins has been the VP, CFO of Vermont State Colleges since May, 2002. In this capacity he is responsible for planning, direction and supervision of all business, financial and administrative services of the corporation, and development, maintenance and improvement of VSC facilities. Prior to that he held senior financial positions in both private and publicly traded corporations. Tom earned a B.S. in Accounting and an M.B.A in finance from Rider University in New Jersey. He lives in Northfield with his wife and four children.
Sandy Rousse, CPA

Sandy Rousse, CPA

Sandy holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from the University Of Rhode Island School of Business. Sandy’s affiliation with CVHHH began in 1998, when she joined the finance committee and, soon after, the board of directors. At the time, Sandy was working as an accountant in Montpelier. In 2002, Sandy assumed the position of Chief Financial Officer and in 2010 was promoted to Chief Operating Officer. In October, 2012, Sandy was appointed CVHHH’s President and CEO. “I am passionate about the services CVHHH provides and about community-based healthcare. I maintain a goal as CEO to offer people in the community the comfort to be cared for at home. The fact that home care costs less and maintains such high standards and quality makes CVHHH an integral part of reducing overall healthcare costs.” Sandy serves on the Finance Committees of Central Vermont Medical Center, OneCare Vermont and CHAC (Community Health Accountable Care ACO) and is a board member of CHAC. Sandy is currently serving her first term as the President of the VNAs of Vermont. She is also a member of the Vermont Society of CPAs and the Barre Rotary Club and lives in Barre City with her husband and daughter
Steven Shea

Steven Shea

Steve was born and raised in Montpelier, Vermont. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1975 and joined Paige & Campbell, Inc., a local independent insurance agency.  He became the fourth generation president of Paige & Campbell, Inc in 1993. Paige & Campbell, Inc. has offices in Barre, Bradford, Waitsfield and Bristol from   which its 25 employees provide all types of insurance.  In addition to serving as an officer of several clubs and professional associations, Steve is currently Chair of the Waitsfield Planning Commission. Steve joining the CVMC board of trustees follows service by his grandfather, Harold F. Shea, who served as the first chair of the board of trustees when Heaton Hospital and Barre City Hospital joined to form CVMC in 1968, and his Dad, Harold P. (Mike) Shea who served as a trustee for 23 years. Steve lives in Waitsfield with his children, Devlin and Nell.
Judy Tartaglia

President and CEO

Judy Tartaglia

CVMC President & CEO Judy Tartaglia became president and chief executive officer of Central Vermont Medical Center (CVMC) in 2007. Tartaglia has a bachelor’s in business administration and a master’s in hospital administration.  Prior to joining CVMC she was the president and CEO of Miles Health Care which is a hospital with long term care facilities in Maine. She was also a former chief financial officer of Miles Health Care. Tartaglia has served as president of both the Maine Healthcare Financial Management Association and president of the Maine Hospital Association. She is active in the Vermont Association of Hospitals and Healthcare Systems.  Tartaglia has been the recipient of many awards including: two Outstanding Service awards from the Healthcare Financial Management Association, Maine Medical Center’s Graduate Leadership Award and the American College of Healthcare Executive Regents Award. Tartaglia lives in Moretown, VT.
Greg Voorheis

Immediate Past Board Chair

Greg Voorheis

Chair, CVMC Board of Trustees Greg serves the State of Vermont as senior grant manager for the Vermont Department of Labor. He oversees the State’s regional Workforce Investment Board grants; Next Generation grants (VT’s Act 46 including Workforce Education and Training Fund, Internship and Adult Technical Education grants); Offender Re-entry grants; school transition grants; a multi-state Labor Market Information Improvement grant; and other grants. Previously Greg co-authored and then managed two H-1B grants that provided training in health care and information technology. The second H-1B grant trained over 3000 people and generated over $4 million in non-federal match. As part of a 6-person team, Greg co-authored the Vermont School-to-Work Grant totaling approximately $11 million and lasting over 7 years. Holding his Masters Degree in Education, Greg has taught at the college level in Canada and the high school and junior high school levels in the United States. He previously was the Assistant to the Academic Vice-President at the University of Vermont and, prior to that, worked in private business in the Washington, D.C. area. In addition to serving as a trustee on the CVMC board, Greg co-chairs the Vermont Legislature's Workforce Study committee for Act 48 (Single Payer Act), which is studying the workforce implications of a single payer health care system, and oversees an 8-state research grant.
Marilyn B. White

Marilyn B. White

Marilyn B. White is the president of the CVMC Auxiliary and has been an Information Desk Volunteer at Central Vermont Medical Center since 2007. She was voted Auxiliarian of Year in 2011 in recognition of her work as the coordinator of the 2010 Auxiliary Cookbook . Marilyn was employed in banking for 36 years at Chittenden Bank, retiring in 2001 as Assistant Vice President and Assistant Branch Manager.  Marilyn served on the CVHHH - Member of Board of Directors for several years and currently volunteers each fall for their flu clinics. She is a past member of Montpelier Kiwanis, serving several years as secretary. A resident of Montpelier area since 1958, Marilyn has been married  to her husband Donald for over 50 years and has two children, Christopher and Rosemarie, and two grandchildren, Justin and Ashley. She enjoys reading, crocheting, volunteering, being at the ocean and spending time with her dog, Bianca.