President, Continuum Health Alliance LLC
Key role: Helping to form the company's mission, vision and strategy.
Goals: To create a new system of medical care built upon the legacy of Dr. John M. Tedeschi.
Previous jobs: Senior vice president, Highmark; President and CEO, West Penn Allegheny; President and CEO, Cooper Health System.
Key strengths: Envisioning the future and motivating people to create it.
Career High: Involvement with the founding of the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University.
Next: Challenging medical care nationally to be patient centric and physician driven.
Challenges: Apathy, complacency and entrenched interests.
After hours: Running, golf, skiing and family.
Fairfield accounting firm Smolin Lupin has named Laura DiTommaso as a member of the firm, and Shannon Moisier as a staff accountant. Both will work out of Smolin Lupin's Red Bank office.
DiTommaso has practiced accounting for nearly 40 years on both audit and tax issues. Her industry focus includes medical, engineering, nonprofit, education, restaurants and technology.
Peapack-Gladstone Bank announced the following promotions and additions:
Gabriele DiLuozzo has joined Hackensack University Medical Center as director of the Thoracic Aneurysm Program in the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery.
DiLuozzo joins the Hackensack center from Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, where he was associate director of Thoracic Aortic Surgery.
DiLuozzo also directs a National Institutes of Health-funded animal laboratory. DiLuozzo will transition both his clinical practice and research laboratory to HackensackUMC.
Norris McLaughlin & Marcus P.A. announced that immigration attorneys Robert Frank and Allan J. Pollack, of Frank & Pollack LLC, will be of counsel to the Bridgewater law firm.
Frank has more than 38 years' experience in immigration law. He is admitted to the bar of New Jersey, as well as U.S. District Court of New Jersey; U.S. Court of Appeals for the First, Second, Third, Fourth and Fifth circuits; and U.S. Supreme Court. Frank also serves as an adjunct professor at Montclair State University. He earned his law degree from the Rutgers School of Law in 1970.
Pollack has worked in immigration practice in New Jersey and New York for more than 18 years. He is currently chairman of the New Jersey Chapter of American Immigrant Lawyers Association. Pollack earned his law degree from Brooklyn Law School in 1994.
VHB, a planning, transportation, land development and environmental services firm with offices in New Jersey and New York, has named Jeffrey Taub regional marketing manager. Taub will manage staff and operations for VHB's New York City, Newark, Hauppauge, White Plains, and Albany offices.
Taub joined the company in 2011 with the merger of VHB and Eng-Wong, Taub & Associates, where he was director of marketing and business development. He has 13 years' marketing and corporate communications experience.
Anna Lui was named director of marketing at Modera Wealth Management, in Westwood. Before joining Modera, Lui served as the vice president of investor relations at Fischer Relations, at Fischer & Co. Lui earned an economics degree from The Johns Hopkins University.