Board of Directors

Enhancing the Vision and Mission of The Center for Discovery

The Board of Directors of The Center for Discovery spans over four decades of collective service and advocacy, advancing the organization’s mission as the premier model in caring for individuals with complex conditions. In collaboration with The Center’s leadership team, board members lend their expertise to promoting the growth and sustainability of the agency as internationally-recognized leaders of their respective industries. The scope of the board’s invaluable service includes legal and regulatory processes, corporate compliance and governance, program development, and robust fundraising campaigns designed to secure the organization’s long-term future for all residents, students, families, and employees of The Center for Discovery.

Edward C. Sweeney, Chairperson
Senior Vice President – External Affairs, NRS, Inc.

Edward Giancontieri, Vice Chairperson
Manager, ShopRite Stores (Retired)

Nelly Bly-Arougheti, Vice Chairperson

Eileen Naughton, Treasurer
Former Vice President of People Operations at Google

Michael Dubilier, Secretary
Managing Director, Dubilier & Company

Ellen Alemany, Director
Vice Chairwoman of First Citizens

Kevin Fee, Director
Co-Founder and Managing Director, Castlerock Asset Management

Norman Feinberg, Director
President and Chief Executive, Gateside Corporation

Joel S. Forman, Esq., Director
Partner, Akerman LLP

Malcom J. Harkins III, Esq., Director
Distinguished Health Law Scholar, Center for Health Law Studies, St. Louis University School of Law

Nancy McElroy, Director
School Principal (Retired)

Aidan Quinn, Director

Kim Raisler, Director
Partner, Levine, Plotkin, & Menin, LLP

Arthur L. Thompson, CFA®, Director
Senior Vice President – Investments, Wells Fargo Advisors

George Todd, MD, Director
Professor, Vascular Surgery, Mount Sinai

Allison Vella, Director
Director of Admissions, Saint David’s School

John R. Milligan, Director Emeritus
President, Banking Industry (Retired)

The Center for Discovery’s steadfast preparation for the future can be seen in the development of its Children’s Specialty Hospital and growth of its Endowment Fund. The future for the staff, residents, and students here is bright.

Edward C. Sweeney

TCFD Board Chairperson