Mary E. Medina, a veteran of the Greater New York health community, is leading Greater New York Hospital Association's diversity programs as founding Executive Director of the Center for Trustee Initiatives. She is responsible for recruiting candidates to serve on the governing boards of hospitals and continuing care facilities, with a special emphasis on identifying individuals from diverse communities to enhance board composition and enrich the quality of services delivered by member facilities.
Mary has been the recipient of numerous awards and was named "Top twenty-five women in healthcare," by Modern Healthcare. She serves on the Boards of Health Care Chaplaincy, a not-for-profit organization, as well as the National Forum for Latino Healthcare Executives, and, Puerto Ricans in Management and Executive Roles.
Mary is a graduate of the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and Fordham University's Graduate School of Social Service.