The Budget and Finance Committee comprises the Treasurer as Chair, and at least two Board Members. The Committee meets monthly to review and approve draft financial statements. These statements are then presented to the CHCANYS Board. The Committee also presents an annual operating budget to the Board.
Committee Co-Chairs: Dr. John Rugge, Hudson Headwaters Health Network Henry Thompson, Community Health Center of Richmond
The Public Policy Committee meets monthly to review legislation, regulations and policy inititiatives from all levels of government to analyze impact on health centers, the healthcare system, and patients of health centers.
Committee Chair: Linda Muller, Cornerstone Family Healthcare
The Membership Committee meets as needed. and comprises at least five Board members including the Secretary, who serves as chairperson. The committee is responsible for certifying membership.
Committee Chair: LaVonne Ansari, Community Health Center of Buffalo
The Governance Committee comprises at least five members of the Board including the First Vice Chair, who serves as chairperson, and is charged with establishing processes for evaluating and optimizing Board performance. The Committee may develop Board Policies and Procedures and may review and analyze the Bylaws and, when appropriate, recommend changes and additions to the general membership at the Annual Meeting.
Committee Chair: Dr. Warria Esmond, Settlement Health
The Clinical Committee comprises clinical staff from CHCANYS membership. Committee members are responsible for providing advice and consulting to the full Board on clinical and related matters. The Committee is chaired by a clinician who is from an organizational member organization.
Committee Chair: TBD
The Nominating Committee meets as needed and is responsible for overseeing the nomination of officers to the Board and the Board elections, at the Annual Meeting.