Hartford Hospital Executive Team

Hartford Hospital President

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Bimal Patel

President, Hartford Hospital & Hartford Region
SVP, Hartford HealthCare (HHC)

Administration Board of Directors


Hartford Hospital Administration

Laura Bailey

Laura Bailey, MSN, RN, RNC-OB

Vice President, Patient Care Services

Sean Curtin

Sean Curtin

Vice President, Finance

Suparna Dutta MD, MS, MPH, FACP, FHM

Suparna Dutta MD, MS, MPH, FACP, FHM

Chief of Medicine

Cheryl Ficara

Cheryl Ficara, RN, MS, NEA-BC

Senior Vice President, Operations

David Fichandler

David Fichandler

Senior Director, Clinical Operations

Keith Grant

Keith Grant, APRN

Vice President, Operations

Daniel Kombert, MD

Daniel Craig Kombert, MD

Associate Vice President, Medical Affairs

Lynn Rossini, Vice President, Philanthropy

Lynn Rossini

Vice President, Philanthropy

John Santopietro, MD

John Michael Santopietro, MD, DFAPA

Senior Vice President & Physician-in-Chief,
Behavioral Health Network, Hartford HealthCare

Dr. Wiliam Sardella

William Vincent Sardella, MD

Chief, Surgery, Secretary of Staff, Hartford Hospital

Evan Schmidt

Evan Schmidt

Senior Director, Stategy & Business Development

Adam Steinberg, MD

Adam C. Steinberg, DO, MBA, FACS, FACOG

Regional Vice President, Medical Affairs

Dr. Javeed Sukhera

Javeed Sukhera, MD, PhD, FRCPC

Chair of Psychiatry, Institute of Living
Chief of Psychiatry, Hartford Hospital

Melanie Tucker

Melanie Tucker

Vice President, Human Resources

Peru Venkatesh, MD

Peruvamba R. Venkatesh, MD, FACP, FRCP (Edin-UK)

Chief Academic Officer


Hartford Region Board of Directors

(Hartford Hospital)

  • Alexia Cruz, Esq. (Chair)
  • Allison Lawrence (Vice Chair)
  • Arnold Chase
  • Samuel Gray
  • Brian MacLean
  • Dariush Owlia, MD
  • E. Carol Polifroni, EdD
  • Matthew Saidel, MD
  • Elease Wright
  • Eric Zachs
  • Michael O’Loughlin, MD (Ex-officio)
  • Bimal Patel (Ex-officio)