Joint Advisory Committee

Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital is governed by the Governing Body of Stony Brook University Hospital. A Joint Advisory Committee consisting of representatives from both Stony Brook Medicine and the Eastern Long Island Hospital Association Board of Directors consults with the community in the operation of Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital on strategic planning to ensure that clinical and administrative operations are operating to optimal standards. Committee members are:

Thomas E. Murray
Thomas E. Murray, Jr.
Gary E. Bie
Gary E. Bie CPA
Chief Financial Officer, VP Health System Finance & Strategy, Stony Brook Medicine
Paul Connor
Paul J. Connor III
Helen Fall
Helene V. Fall
Jim Preston
Carol A. Gomes, MS, FACHE, CPHQ
Chief Executive Officer
Stony Brook University Hospital
 Micah Kaplan
Z. Micah Kaplan, MD
Margaret M. McGovern
Margaret M. McGovern, MD, PhD/VP
Health System Clinical Programs & Strategy, Stony Brook Medicine
Jim Preston
James F. Preston
Jay P. Quartararo
Jay P. Quartararo
Paul Romanelli
Paul Romanelli
Kai Sturmann
Kai Sturmann, MD
Robert Syron
Robert Syron
Lloyd Simon, MD
Senior Vice President of Medical Affairs

Medical Staff Officers

Kai Sturmann, MD
Chair of the ELI Campus Leadership Coordinating Council

Jarid Pachter, DO
Vice Chair of the ELI Campus Leadership Council

Robert Walsh, MD
Secretary / Treasurer of the ELI Campus Leadership Council 

Melany Hughes, MD
Member at Large (SBELI LCC) 

Rajeev Fernando, MD
Member at Large (SBELI LCC) 

Jay Slotkin, MD
Vice Chair/ Service Chief of Medicine 

Senior Management Team

The day-to-day operations of Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital is overseen by a senior management team which is responsible for evaluating, developing and implementing policies and practices to ensure that the Hospital is delivering appropriate high-quality healthcare to the communities of eastern Long Island in a financially prudent manner.

Paul J. Connor, III
Chief Administrative Officer 

Suzie Marriott, MS, RN, PMH-BC
Senior Vice President 
Patient Care Services and 
Chief Nursing Officer 

Susan Apicello
Vice President Administration 

Raymond F. Eble, CPMM 
Vice President 
Support Service Division 

Courtney Meringer
Administrative Vice President
Medical Staff Affairs and Medical Education

William Messner
Vice President Finance/Controller 

Frank Dumont 
Vice President of Human Resources
and Corporate Compliance 

Linda S. Sweeney 
Vice President
Foundation/External Affairs