Board of Directors
Heather Brighton is the Chair of the Margaretville Hospital Foundation. She and her husband are second home owners and spend most of their time in this area. For the past 20 years, she has been CEO of The Brighton Group, Inc., a management consulting firm in New York City. Heather has been a patient in Margaretville Hospital so speaks from first-hand experience about the care provided by the Emergency Department and staff. She emphasizes that every dollar we raise stays in Margaretville and directly supports our hospital and nursing center. The Foundation will provide lasting and meaningful options for those of us who want to leave a legacy in an area we care deeply about. I encourage all of my neighbors to help us achieve our objective.”
Donald Bramley comes to the Board with many years of financial experience. He is currently the controller of the Margaretville Telephone Company. A graduate of Quinnipiac College, he has been active in the soccer programs of Margaretville Central School and in the fire department. He resides in Margaretville with his wife Cindy.
Kathy is well-known in the area as Chief of Staff to Assemblyman Clifford W. Crouch. She grew up in Arkville and graduated from Margaretville Central School and has been an advocate for this area during her time with Assemblyman Crouch. She is proud of being chosen as the Keene Roadman Hospital Citizen of the Year in 2006 for her help and support of the Margaretville Hospital. Kathy is also on the board of the Orpheus Theater and a Councilwoman for the Town of Davenport. She and her husband Jeff reside near Davenport.
Carmen Lopez is the Vice Chair of the Margaretville Hospital Foundation. She has experience in direct mail management and marketing. Carmen has been active in the community through volunteerism and chaired the 2013 Harvest Moon Ball for the hospital Auxiliary.
Liz Warren, Development Coordinator, brings over twenty five years of sales and administration experience. Liz oversees gift processing and provides program support which includes planning and coordination of major gift solicitations and special events. She and her husband have been active in the community and have lived in Margaretville for 9 years.
Michael J. Moriarty has been a practicing business lawyer and an adviser to varied U.S. and overseas businesses with a particular focus on finance and purchase and sale transactions, for over 30 years. He initially worked as a finance attorney with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and then practiced law at several highly regarded law firms in New York City. Michael has represented, served on the board of directors and advised a number of companies that conduct business in the United States, Russia, Central/Eastern Europe and India.
Currently, Michael is the co-Founder, President, and Board Member of lndexAtlas Group (New York and Moscow, Russia), a company that since August 2001 has participated in myriad cross-border business transactions, largely on behalf of Russian companies and family offices. He is also the Chairman and Board Member of Skate’s Art Market Research,a global art data, research and media company that operates from offices in New York and Moscow, Russia. Michael also serves on the Board of Directors of the Art Investment Counsel, of which he is a co-founder.
Michael is a graduate of St. John’s University School of Law (Executive Editor of the Law Review) and New York University School of Law.
Michael, his wife Donna and their daughter Teagan reside in New Kingston, New York.