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    Gloria Snyder Assumes Leadership Role for Stony Brook Medicine

    Stony Brook University alumnus to oversee group’s role in furthering medical mission

    STONY BROOK, N.Y., February 21, 2012 – Gloria Snyder has been named Chair of the Stony Brook Medicine Development Council effective Jan. 1, 2012.

    Snyder has been a member of the council since it was established in 2008 by philanthropic community members to help Stony Brook Medicine advance its mission of delivering world class medical care. As Chair, Snyder intends to recruit additional members to the Council, strengthen the Council’s advocacy activities, and increase community awareness of and engagement in Stony Brook Medicine programs, faculty and leadership.     
    Stony Brook Medicine integrates and elevates all of Stony Brook University’s health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It includes five Health Sciences schools — Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare — as well as Stony Brook University Hospital and 35 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County.

    Snyder is currently Vice President of Mark J. Snyder Financial Services, Inc., a full-service financial consulting firm. For 28 years, she owned and operated Specialties Galore, Ltd., a product fundraising company. She received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from American University and her Master of Arts in Liberal Studies from Stony Brook University.  

    Snyder is actively involved as a member of the Stony Brook Alumni Association and is the association’s Immediate Past President. She serves as an executive board member of the Stony Brook University Hospital Auxiliary and has been a member of the Stony Brook Medicine Development Council since its inception in 2008.

    She lives in Belle Terre with her husband, Mark.

    Other members of the Stony Brook Medicine Development Council are:
    • Michael Ardolino, Team Ardolino/Realty Connect USA
    • Olga Belleau, State Bank of Long Island
    • Monica Corso-Raynor
    • Leah Dunaief, Times Beacon Record Newspapers
    • Peter Ferentinos, Qualco, Inc.
    • John Gutleber, Castagna Realty Company, Inc.
    • Filomena Lombardi, Villa Lombardi’s
    • John Tsunis, Long Island Hotels

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    About Stony Brook Medicine:
    Stony Brook Medicine integrates and elevates all of Stony Brook University’s health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It includes five Health Sciences schools — Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare — as well as Stony Brook University Hospital and 35 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. To learn more, visit www.stonybrookmedicine.edu.