Board of Directors

Upstate Family Health Center is a non-profit organization whose stated mission is, "to improve the overall health and well-being of the community by providing accessible, comprehensive, high quality primary care to all people without discrimination and regardless of ability to pay." It is the responsibility of the Board of Directors to establish policies and programs in furtherance of the mission and provide guidance and oversight to health center staff responsible for the implementation of programs and activities. 

UFHC is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. Our Board Directors are residents of the
Mohawk Valley who take an active role in shaping the direction of the health center and the progress
of health care in our region. 

Elizabeth Bowers- President/Chairperson
Bruce Brodsky-Vice President/Vice Chairperson
John Crossley- Secretary
David Mathis- Treasurer
Laura Watchers- Director

Sonia Martinez - Director

Dr. John Kowalczyk- Director
Candace Kugel, FNP CNM, MS- Director
Grady Faulkner, Jr. -Director

Jennifer VanWagoner, RN - Director

Margaret Wells, Ph.D., R.N., APN- BC - Director

Prospective Board Members are invited to submit a completed application and professional CV or resume to Upstate Family Health Center Board Committee Chair at admin@ufhcinc.org
Click here for the application.