leadership
As the charitable organization established to support University Hospital, we foster a strong culture of philanthropy so that we can help advance University Hospital's important mission.  We build relationships and raise funds to improve healthcare, education, and wellness.  The Board of Directors for University Hospital has appointed seven members from the community to serve a Trustees on behalf of the Foundation. 

Board of Trustees

Michael Curi, MD, MBA
Chair

Chief of Vascular Surgery
Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School

Shané Harris

Trustee

President of Prudential’s Social Responsibility and Partnership
President of The Prudential Foundation

Cecilia I. Lassiter, Esq.

Trustee

Member of the Firm

Sills Cummis & Gross P.C.

Calvin R. Ledford, Jr.

Trustee

President of the PSEG Foundation 

Director of Corporate Social Responsibility

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Jim Leonard

Trustee

Senior Vice President, Government Relations
Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment
New Jersey Devils and Prudential Center

Joseph L. Muscarelle

Trustee

Chairman of Jos. L. Muscarelle, Inc.

 

Marjorie Perry

Trustee

CEO
MZM Construction & Management Company, Inc.

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Anne Egan

Board Secretary
973.972.1873
egan@uhnjfoundation.org

FOUNDATION
 
Jess Backofen
Executive Director
973.972.1873
backofen@uhnjfoundation.org