The Harold Leever Regional Cancer Center

Board of Directors

Chairman of the Board: Curtis V. Titus
Attorney, Tinley, Renehan & Dost, LLP

Vice-Chair: Steven Schneider, MD
President, Franklin Medical Group

Secretary: Scott Kurtzman, MD
Chairman of Surgery and Program Director, Waterbury Hospital

Treasurer: Michael Novak
Director, Physician Practice Services, Saint Mary's Hospital


Darlene Stromstad
President & CEO, Waterbury Hospital

Chad Wable
President & CEO, Saint Mary's Hospital

Elisa Benzoni, MD
Specialists in Women's Healthcare

Michael Flanagan, MD
Urology Specialists, PC

Charles Flinn
Chief Operating Officer, Saint Mary's Hospital

David Hill, MD
Waterbury Pulmonary Associates

Scott Kurtzman, MD
Chairman of Surgery and Program Director, Waterbury Hospital

John Michaels
Michaels Jewelers

Michael Novak
Director, Physician Practice Services, Saint Mary's Hospital

David Pizzuto, MD
V.P. of Medical Affairs, Waterbury Hospital

Richard Pugh
Referral Partner, Health Care Management Companies

Ellen Polokoff, MD
Polokoff Breast Care, Southbury, CT

Steven Schneider, MD
President, Franklin Medical Group

Curtis V. Titus
Attorney, Tinley, Renehan & Dost, LLP

Administrative Staff

Kevin Kniery
Executive Director
kkniery@leevercancercenter.org

Tom Belzek
Finance Director
tbelzek@leevercancercenter.org

Deborah Parkinson
Operations Manager
dparkinson@leevercancercenter.org