Peace Care today announced its board of directors has chosen Dominic D’Ambrosio, MS, LNHA, as the organization’s chief executive officer. In addition, Mr. D’Ambrosio will join Peace Care’s board of directors.
“After a comprehensive search process, the board is pleased to have found the best individual to assume leadership of Peace Care,” said Michael R. D’Agnes, vice president of Peace Care’s board of directors. “Dominic comes to us with more than 25 years of progressive responsibilities in the post-acute sector of our industry. He has held a number of leadership positions in faith-based organizations in New Jersey and New York and has demonstrated a strong commitment to mission throughout his career.”
“I am honored and I’m grateful to the board for the opportunity to lead Peace Care and advance our tradition of high quality care,” said Mr. D’Ambrosio. “I look forward to developing strategic partnerships as well as innovative programs to sustain our ministry.”
Mr. D’Ambrosio most recently served as administrator of the Bon Secours New York Health System, a 364-bed nursing facility located in the Riverdale neighborhood of the Bronx. During his eight year tenure with Bon Secours, Mr. D’Ambrosio completed extensive ministry leadership formation training focused on the integration of Catholic health care ministry, organizational mission, individual spirituality and the commitment to work toward systemic change and the common good of society.
Mr. D’Ambrosio holds a Bachelor’s of Psychology from Ramapo College in Mahwah, New Jersey and a Master’s of Gerontology from Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York. He has served on various professional and community-based committees throughout his career. Mr. D’Ambrosio is also an active community volunteer, most recently delivering meals to home-bound seniors for the nonprofit Meals on Wheels.