The WCA Foundation Annual Board of Director’s Meeting held on June 11 at UPMC Chautauqua, named new board leadership.

 Accepting a one-year term as Executive Officers were: Chair, Jim Pullan, Jr.; Vice-Chair, Tim Black; Treasurer, Jim Domagola; and Secretary, Kelly Johnson, Esq.

 Nominated to the Board of Directors for a three-year term: Bethany Anderson, MBA, BSN, RN, Director of the Emergency Department at UPMC Chautauqua; Dr. Mark J. Tuccio, D.P.M., FACFS, Chair Department of Surgery UPMC Chautauqua and Medical Director Quality Improvement UPMC Chautauqua; Dr. Andrea Walsh OB/GYN, Secretary & Treasurer of Medical Executive Committee, Medical Director of GLPP Women’s Health and Chair of OBGYN Department at UPMC Chautauqua.

 The WCA Foundation was founded 42 years ago to provide philanthropic support for hospital care. Today, the foundation’s mission continues to ensure our community hospital, UPMC Chautauqua has the resources needed to deliver expert, timely medical care close to home. The WCA Foundation continues to impact community healthcare through philanthropic support from donors whose contributions have purchased vital medical equipment, advanced cancer care, aided mental health prevention, treatment, and education programs, provided emergency program assistance, and supported new generation of healthcare practitioners through student and hospital staff scholarship programs. Over $12M in grant funds have been allocated to the care and well-being of the citizens of Chautauqua County. To learn more please visit