Executive Team

Senior Management

Lucille Janatka
Hartford HealthCare Senior Vice President and Central Region President

Catherine W. Stevens, R.N., M.S.N., OD
Hartford HealthCare Regional Vice President, Patient Care Services

Carolyn Freiheit
Hartford HealthCare Regional Vice President, Finance

Eveline Schaffer-Shekhman, MBA
Hartford HealthCare Director of Business Development & Communications

Tina Akowitz
Hartford HealthCare Regional Vice President, Human Resources

Jonathan Velez, MD
Hartford HealthCare Regional Vice President, Medical Affairs

Gary Havican
Vice President, Operations

Board Members


John E. Dillaway

Joseph Voelker
Vice Chairman

Lucille Janatka
President, Central Region

William W. Weber

Akella Sarma, M.D.
Medical Chief of Staff

Lindsley Wellman
Chair, Development Committee

William Weber
Chair, Governance Committee

Marie Gustin, Ph.D.
Chair, Quality/Credentialing Committee


John W. Andreoli Jr., M.D.

Letterio Asciuto, M.D.

Joseph Harrison, M.D.

Jason Howey

Denise McNair

Frank R. Miller

George Springer Jr.

Directors Emeriti

Phillip T. Davidson

Ralph G. Mann

John S. Manning

Harry N. Mazadoorian


Carl J. Sokolowski

Laurence A. Tanner

Edward P. Toffolon, M.D.

Angelo Tomasso Jr.

The Hospital of Central Connecticut