From the Women’s Association for Morristown Medical Center:
WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION FOR MORRISTOWN MEDICAL CENTER
ANNOUNCES NEW EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
The Women’s Association for Morristown Medical Center (WAMMC), with a strong, 125-year history of providing financial and service support to Morristown Medical Center to enable it to respond to the changing healthcare needs of the community, today announced the Executive Committee for 2019-2020.
The WAMMC Board consists of the following nine Executive Committee members, along with 32 Board members representing 20 committees.
President: Katie Nolle
Vice President: Sue Kennedy
Vice President: Kathy King
Vice President: June Meehan
Vice President: Pat O’Connor
Secretary: Christie Gisser
Treasurer: Kathy Christie
Assistant Treasurer: Irene Blair
Past Officer: Mary Courtemanche
Incoming president Katie Nolle has served WAMMC for 10 years, most recently as Vice President of Governance. She also served as Co-Chair of its signature fundraiser, Mansion in May, in 2017 at Alnwick Hall-The Abbey.
“I am proud and honored to be the newly-elected President of WAMMC’s dynamic group of talented and philanthropic women,” said Nolle.
“I look forward to continuing our vision of enhancing the ability of Morristown Medical Center to promote healthier communities by providing a volunteer experience that always engages and inspires our members to contribute with passion.”
“Katie brings a strong example of leadership to the Presidency and a wonderful spirit of community within our association. Along with her team, I am confident that she will continue to carry on the WAMMC mission to support Morristown Medical Center in helping to advance the quality of healthcare in our community through our fundraising and service efforts,” said Mary Courtemanche, immediate past president of WAMMC.
Professionally, Nolle was an account executive with a New York insurance broker for over 10 years, handling Fortune 500 accounts. She has spent the last 25 years as a homemaker and consummate volunteer and is a longtime member of the Summit Junior League.
“The Women’s Association for Morristown Medical Center has and continues to be an integral part of our efforts to raise the funds necessary to provide an exceptional experience for our patients and visitors,” said Jim Quinn, chief development officer, Foundation for Morristown Medical Center.
ABOUT THE WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION FOR MORRISTOWN MEDICAL CENTER
Founded in March 1893 to provide financial support to Morristown Medical Center, part of the Atlantic Health System, the Women’s Association for Morristown Medical Center (WAMMC) helps enable the hospital to respond to the changing healthcare needs of the community.
With a volunteer base of more than 400 members, WAMMC hosts a number of fundraising events, anchored by the flagship event, Mansion in May Designer Showhouse and Gardens.
WAMMC also operates the hospital’s gift shops and The Bargain Box Thrift Boutique, as well as WAMMC Network TV, which created Calling All Kids and is the first in-house family television station for young patients and their families to enjoy during their stay at the hospital.
WAMMC is an integral part of the hospital’s ability to continue bringing cutting-edge technology and superior health services to the community, and has raised more than $30 million to date to support this mission. For more information about WAMMC, visit http://www.wammc.org.