Orange Regional Medical Center Board of Directors
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Terrence L. Olivo,
Don E. Beeler, Jr.,
Lon J. Merin, MD
Rolland B. Peacock, III
Terrence L. Olivo, Chairman
Terrence Olivo has been a public school educator for 47 years and for more than thirty-eight of these years, he has been employed as a Central Office Administrator. Mr. Olivo began his career in the Highland Central School District, in Ulster County, as a history teacher. He left Highland, in January 1979, to become the Assistant Superintendent for Personnel in the Monroe-Woodbury Central School District. Ten years later, he became the district's Superintendent of Schools and held the position until his retirement in August 2004. In July 2007, he accepted an invitation to serve Orange-Ulster BOCES as Chief Operating Officer during the agency's search for a new District Superintendent. He served in that position for six years, retiring in August 2013. During his tenure as Chief Operating Officer, he oversaw the conversion of the former Arden Hill Hospital into the Orange-Ulster BOCES Regional Education Center which serves both adult and school age students from throughout the mid-Hudson area. It officially opened in September 2013 and the building was named the Terrence L. Olivo Building in recognition of his leadership.
Mr. Olivo serves the Mid-Hudson School Study Council as Director of Research. He is also a Member of Orange Regional Medical Center's Performance Improvement Committee.
Mr. Olivo graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Social Studies/Education from Marist College and a Master's degree in Educational Administration and a Certificate in Advanced Studies in School District Administration from SUNY New Paltz.
Mr. Olivo was named by the Times Herald-Record as among the Thirty Most Influential People in the Mid-Hudson area in both 2003 and 2004 and in 2010, received the Mid-Hudson Schools Study Council and SUNY New Paltz Educational Leadership Award, recognizing his outstanding contribution to public education. Mr. Olivo is called upon as a frequent speaker and panel member in a variety of workshops and conferences for administrators, teachers and school board members throughout the Mid-Hudson region.
He resides in Central Valley with his wife, Elizabeth, a music teacher in the Goshen Central School District, and is the father of two grown children.
Don E. Beeler, Jr., Vice Chairman
Don E. Beeler is currently an investor and Board Advisor. Mr. Beeler is a former Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board for NSI Software Inc., the leader in Disaster Recovery of Microsoft Windows. He is the former President of Plexar Communication and attended the University of Kentucky.
Mr. Beeler lives in Monroe, New York.
Andrew J. Pavloff, CPA, Treasurer
Andrew Pavloff is a Partner in the Accounting Firm of Knack, Pavloff & Company, LLP with offices in Monticello and Goshen, N.Y. Mr. Pavloff holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from SUNY Albany and became a New York Certified Public Accountant in 1982. Andrew has over 33 years of diversified experience in accounting, auditing, taxation and consulting.
He currently serves as Director and Secretary of the Cooperative Federal Credit Union, and is a member of the Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan Counties Board of Directors. Previous posts include being a member of the United Way of Orange County Board of Directors, Chairman of the Board of Commissioners of the Woodridge Fire District from 1998 to 2007, Advisory Board Member for Catskill Hudson Bank from 2001 to 2003, Trustee and Deputy Mayor of the Village or Woodridge, as well as posts in several other civic organizations.
Mr. Pavloff resides in Newburgh, New York.
Jonathan Rouis, Secretary
Jonathan Rouis is the Managing Partner at Rouis & Company CPAs, LLP in Wurtsboro, New York where he focuses on corporate accounts across the region and NY-metro area. He earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration from St. Bonaventure University.
Mr. Rouis is the District Four Legislator in the Sullivan County Legislature, having served a total of 11 years, including four years as Vice-Chairman and four years as Chairman of the Legislature. He currently Chairs the Legislature's Standing Finance and Gaming Committees. Mr. Rouis' background in accounting and finance has provided him unique perspective in the current economic crisis, which he has used to lead the County in financial restructuring designed to provide greater transparency and accountability.
Mr. Rouis remains very active in the community as Past President of the Mamakating Rotary, a past member of the Hudson Valley Advisory Board of TD Bank North, a past member of the Advisory Board of The Community Bank of Sullivan County; a member of Sons of the American Legion; a member of the New York State Association of Certified Public Accountants and currently serves as the Chairman of the Orange Regional Medical Center Foundation Board of Trustees and Board of Trustees member of the Greater Hudson Valley Health System.
Lon J. Merin, MD
Dr. Lon Merin, Board-certified in Anesthesia, has been practicing with Orange Anesthesia Service, PC since 1990. He has been an active medical staff member of Horton Medical Center, Arden Hill Hospital and currently Orange Regional Medical Center.
Dr. Merin has served in several leadership positions at Orange Regional Medical Center and is presently serving as Chairman of the Department of Anesthesia.
Dr. Merin graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Zoology from The George Washington University, and received his medical degree from The George Washington University Medical School, located in Washington, D.C. He completed his residency in Anesthesiology at New York University Medical Center and is an active member of the American Society of Anesthesiology.
Dr. Merin has been an active member of the community for the past twenty years. He raised his daughters in Goshen where he resides with his wife.
Rolland B.Peacock, III
Rolland Peacock is a Vice President and Commercial Loan Officer at Wallkill Valley Federal Savings and Loan Association. Prior, he was a Vice President at TD Bank, N.A. He was also a Senior Vice President at The Berkshire Bank (formerly Goshen Savings Bank).
Mr. Peacock has been active within the community and civic organizations throughout his career having most recently served as director and Treasurer of the Orange County Partnership, a member and past president of the Rotary Club of Goshen, an executive board member of the Hudson Valley Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Prior community involvement included serving as a board member for Leadership Orange, the former McQuade Family Services and President of the Orange County Bankers Association. He also was active as a Scout Leader and a soccer and Little League coach as his children were growing up.
Mr. Peacock resides in Goshen with his wife Suzanne. They have three grown children and six grandchildren.
Sher Singh, Secretary
Sher Singh is the Community Liaison for Rehabilitation Support Services, Inc. for the Orange County System of Care Initiative.
Ms. Singh has worked and lived in Orange County for more than 26 years where she has supported education through her affiliations with the Pine Bush School District, School to Work Consortium, The New York State Parent Teacher Association and The National Association of Fundraising Professionals. In addition, Ms. Singh has served as a board member for many organizations including the Mental Health Association, Safe Homes of Orange County, the Middletown Business & Professional Women's Club and as a diversity committee member of the National Association of Fundraising Professionals.
Ms. Singh earned her B.A. in Mass Communications at the University of the West Indies. She also received certified licensed credits in Special Education from SUNY New Paltz and a certificate in English from the University of London.
In 1998, Ms. Singh was awarded the Orange County Tribute to Women of Achievement Education and Volunteerism Award. She was also the recipient of the 2007 Human Rights Commission Award and the 2010 Orange County Chamber of Commerce's Volunteer of the Year Award.
Ms. Singh resides in the Town of Bloomingburg and is the mother of three grown children.
Edison Guzman is the Owner of A&E Advertising and Web Design. He is also the Founder of hvBiz.com, a social networking site for business owners within the Hudson Valley region and Founder of BusinessU.co, an educational portal for business owners world-wide.
Mr. Guzman is a member of the Orange County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and is a volunteer Chapter Chair of SCORE Chapter 465. He is a member of the Monroe Clean Sweep Committee and Action in Monroe, New York.
Mr. Guzman lives in Chester, New York.