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Board of Directors

The Board of Directors for Catholic Medical Partners IPA is the legal authority for the delivery of high quality healthcare and is responsible for the effective governance of the corporation. The Board of Directors provides leadership in policy development, strategic direction and oversight of the operation of the corporation. Board members serve for three (3) year terms and may only serve three (3) consecutive terms. Our Board of Directors is composed the following current membership:

Dr. Felstead

Interim Chair

R. Keith Felstead, DO
Primary Care of WNY LLP



Lisa Cilano
Senior Vice President of Finance; Revenue Management and Business Advisory Services, CHS
Catholic Health System Institutional Member

Dr. Novelli


David J. Novelli, MD
Novelli Family Practice

Dr. Alvarez-Perez

Julio Alvarez-Perez, MD
Alvarez MD & Leary MD PC

Dr. Barnes

Angela Barnes, DO
Southgate Medical Group

Dr. Cumbo

Thomas Cumbo, MD
T. Anthony Cumbo MD, PLLC
Catholic Health System Institutional Member

Dr. Dougherty

David Dougherty, DO
Buffalo Medical Group PC

Dr. Galang

Michael Galang, DO
Chief Information Officer, CHS
Catholic Health System Institutional Member

Dr. Herle

Aravind Herle, MD
Cardiology Group of WNY

Dr. Hoffman

Lisa Hoffman, MD
Southgate Medical Group
Ex Officio

Dr. Licata

Michael Licata, MD
Southtowns Radiology Associates
Catholic Health System Institutional Member

Dr. Matteson

David J. Martinke, DO
Chief Medical Officer, Catholic Medical Partners

Dr. Matteson

Kristin Matteson, DO
Nephrology Associates of WNY


Michael Moley
Senior Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer, CHS
Catholic Health System Institutional Member

Dr. Murphy

Toni Murphy, DO
Buffalo Endocrinology, LLC

Dr. Pfalzer

David Pfalzer, MD
Kenmore Family Medicine LLP

Dr. Robillard

Kristen Robillard, MD
Lakeshore Primary Care Association
Interim President & CEO, Catholic Medical Partners

Dr. Roche

Bertrand Roche, MD
Family Care Physicians PC

Dr. Ruh

Richard Ruh, MD
Orchard Park Family Practice PC
Catholic Health System Institutional Member

Dr. Slough

James Slough, MD
Excelsior Orthopaedics

Father Zajac

Father Richard Zajac
Chaplain, Sisters of Charity Hospital
Consumer Advocate

Fr. Zapfel

Msgr. Robert E. Zapfel
Pastor, St. Leo the Great Parish

Fr. Zapfel

Scott Zuccala, DO
Hamburg Regional Gynecology Group, PC