Jill J. VanKuren, MBA, FACHE
President and Chief Executive Officer
Ms. VanKuren was tapped to lead Saratoga Hospital because of her track record of success as a senior executive with the largest integrated health care system in the Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area. She has 25 years of experience in hospital and health care operations and strategic planning and development. She also has a deep appreciation of both the vital role of a community hospital and the advantages of being part of a health system.
Before joining Saratoga Hospital, Ms. VanKuren was senior vice president of operations and chief operating officer at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, one of 10 MedStar Health system hospitals. She has first-hand knowledge of how to maximize the strengths of a health system to best serve local communities.
A graduate of East Carolina University in North Carolina, Ms. VanKuren has a Master of Business Administration, with a specialization in healthcare administration, from Loyola University Maryland. She is board certified in healthcare management by the American College of Healthcare Executives.
Ms. VanKuren is a member of the advisory board of Women in Healthcare. She also has served on the behavioral health advisory group of the Maryland Hospital Association and on the board of the National Alliance for Mental Illness Metropolitan Baltimore.
Toni Bishop-McWain, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, CNRN, CCRN
Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer
Dr. Bishop-McWain has more than 25 years of nursing administration experience. Before joining Saratoga Hospital, she was vice president of patient care services and chief nursing officer at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, a large, integrated health system in Illinois. She also has held nursing leadership roles in critical care, cardiopulmonary services, and cardiovascular services. Earlier in her career, Dr. Bishop-McWain worked in the intensive care unit of Glens Falls Hospital.
She began her nursing education at Adirondack Community College, went on to earn bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nursing from Sacred Heart University in Connecticut, and has a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from OSF Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing. She also holds Nurse Executive Advanced Certification (NEA-BC) from the American Nurse Credentialing Center, certification in critical-care nursing (CCRN) from the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, and Certified Neuroscience Registered Nurse (CNRN) certification from the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses.
Dr. Bishop-McWain is a member of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, American Association of Neuroscience Nurses, American Nurses Association, American Organization of Nurse Leaders, and Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.
Gary Foster, CPA
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Foster has a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the State University of New York at Albany. He is a member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Foster has also been a board member of Living Resources Corporation since July 2012.
John Mangona, MBA
Vice President, Chief Information and Compliance Officer
Mr. Mangona has been with Saratoga Hospital since 1995. Mr. Mangona earned a Master of Business Administration in information systems from Union Graduate College in Schenectady, New York. He also holds a Bachelor of Science in aviation management from from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Florida.
He is certified in healthcare compliance and involved in Leadership Saratoga, the Medical Users Software Exchange, Health Information Exchange of New York, and Health Care Compliance Association. Mr. Mangona also served nine years as a board member of the Saratoga Regional YMCA. He is a member of the Saratoga Springs Smart-City Commission. In 2017, Mr. Mangona was recognized as one of the top 100 Community Hospital CIOs to know by Becker's Healthcare.