Foundation Board of Directors
Barbara Bateman, Chair
Barbara Bateman has enjoyed working in retail banking for 27 years. She currently serves as the vice president, branch manager of NBT Bank NA, formerly Alliance Bank, NA, OCNB and OCSB. Throughout her career she has served in business development, branch administration and as the regional executive in the Oswego County market. Bateman has served on a variety of nonprofit boards including Oswego Health, Operation Oswego County, the Greater Oswego Fulton Chamber of Commerce, Friends of Oswego County Hospice, Salvation Army, the former Alliance Financial Charitable Foundation, and the Oswego County Community Foundation.
Mark Slayton, Vice Chair/Treasurer
Mark Slayton is a certified public accountant licensed in New York State and a graduate of St. John Fisher College. Slayton joined the alumni and development offices at SUNY Oswego in July of 2000 as the director of finance for both the Oswego College Foundation, Inc. and the Oswego Alumni Association, Inc. Currently Slayton is responsible for the financial operations of both organizations, working with the Foundation's investment committee and overseeing the college's endowment fund. Slayton also works directly with the development officers and donors in helping to structure their major gifts. Slayton is also responsible for the Foundation's Planned Giving program.
William Reilly, Secretary
the river's end bookstore
Bill Reilly moved to his adopted hometown of Oswego in 1996. For the past 17 years, Reilly and his wife, Mindy, have been the owners of the river's end bookstore. Prior to coming to Oswego, Reilly worked for Newsweek magazine in New York City. Since coming to Oswego, Reilly has been active with numerous community organizations.
Administrator for Rehab Resources and Little Lukes
As a local entrepreneur with 20+ years of health & wellness business expertise, Ed Alberts is passionate about extraordinary customer service and attention to detail. As the Administrator for Rehab Resources and Little Lukes, Ed believes in mentoring and cultivating the right people to drive success in business. His Navy background and training in engineering offers expertise in creating systems for operational success. He believes that everyone who wants great healthcare close to home needs to support the Oswego Health system.
President of the Oswego Hospital Auxiliary Board
Julia Burns is a mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. A lifelong resident of Oswego, Burns serves as president of the Oswego Hospital Auxiliary Board and president of the Oswego Kiwanis Club. She is also involved with the Oswego Ladies Home Auxiliary, the Christmas Tree Lighting Committee, Toys for Tots, and many local community and church events.
Tom Ciappa, an Oswego native, has spent much of his professional career as a professional voice over for some of the nation’s most well-known companies, including One A Day Vitamins, Barilla Pasta, Sears and McDonald's.
Along with lending his voice to major companies for advertising purposes, he is an owner of the American Foundry, one of the city’s premier special events facilities.
In addition to serving on the Oswego Health Foundation Board, is a member of the Oswego County Tourism Advisory Council.
Pete Cullinan is a lifelong native of Oswego who, along with his wife, Kelly, is raising a son and a daughter. He has worked in the emergency planning field with a focus on nuclear plant emergency planning since 1990, first with Oswego County and currently with Entergy at the James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant. Cullinan is a 1988 graduate of the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry with a bachelor of science in forest biology. In addition to Oswego Health, he has been involved with the American Cancer Society, the American Red Cross and the Town of Minetto Zoning Board of Appeals.
Rachael A. Dator
Assistant District Attorney for Oswego County
Rachael A. Dator is an Assistant District Attorney for Oswego County. She is a 2011 graduate of the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana with a Bachelor of Arts in English and Political Science. Dator received her Juris Doctorate from New England Law Boston in 2014. She is married to Dr. Carlos Dator Jr., who is a hospitalist at Oswego Hospital. They live in Oswego with their two dogs and are looking forward to growing their family.
President and CEO
Michael Harlovic is president and CEO of Oswego Health.
Michael has 31 years of healthcare experience. He began his healthcare career as a registered nurse and steadily advanced through the years to the position of President and CEO of Allegheny General Hospital, located in Pittsburgh.
He spent much of his career, 21 years, at Allegheny Valley Hospital, a 200-bed facility, where he was recognized for his patient experience initiatives, financial oversight and the development of innovative programs that recruited and retained physicians and staff.
Michael earned both his Bachelor and Masters of Science in Nursing degrees from the University of Pittsburgh. He holds a professional certificate in executive leadership from The Wharton School, located in Philadelphia.
Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce
Katie Toomey is a creative, strategic and results- driven professional who employs her diverse background to bring a fresh perspective to every role she takes on. As Executive Director of the Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce, she is responsible for managing all day to day activities, spearheads member engagement and acts as the primary point of contact to over 350 chamber members. A genuine people person, her ability to see the big picture and stay poised in challenging situations is one of her greatest strengths.
With over 12 years of experience corporate communications for various clients including Fujifilm Medical Systems, 1-800-flowers.com, Konica Minolta Medical Imaging, Elsevier and Novelis, she has provided strategic guidance and secured a variety of placements in national, local and trade outlets includingEllen DeGeneres, TimeOut Chicago, Bloomberg News and Radiology Business Journal. She received her M.S. in public relations from Iona College.
Pinnacle Builders USA
Jacob "Jake" Mulcahey attended Oswego High School, Cayuga Community College, and Lane Community College. He served in the US Navy in Alameda, Calif. and Corpus Christie, Texas.
Jacob and his wife, Jennifer, have four children: MacKenzie, Abigail, Lucas, and Daniel. Born in Oswego and raised in Minetto, he is the son of Dan and Cathy Mulcahey and grandson of Russell and Virginia Tyo and Dan and Jane Mulcahey.
An outdoor enthusiast, Mulcahey is very involved in the community. He founded Oswego Paddlefest, Base Camp Oswego and the CAC Wingfest. He has served on the Harborfest Board of Directors, Child Advocacy Council (CAC), Youth Bureau Board of Directors, and Lake Neatahwanta Clean-up Committee. He received the Oswego County Tourism Ambassador Hall of Fame Award in 2015. Jake represented District 15 as a legislator in the City of Oswego.