Women’s Association for Morristown Medical Center names officers

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The Women’s Association for Morristown Medical Center 2019-2020 Executive Committee members Kathy King of Morristown, Sue Kennedy of Peapack-Gladstone, Mary Courtemanche of Morristown, Christie Gisser of Brookside, Katie Nolle of Murray Hill, Pat O’Connor of New Vernon, June Meehan of Convent Station, Irene Blair of Chester and Kathy Christie of Morristown

MORRIS COUNTY — The Women’s Association for Morristown Medical Center (WAMMC) named its executive committee members for 2019-2020 on Wednesday, October 9.

The WAMMC Board consists of the following nine Executive Committee members, along with 32 Board members representing twenty committees: President Katie Nolle, Vice President Sue Kennedy, Vice President Kathy King, Vice President June Meehan, Vice President Pat O’Connor, Secretary Christie Gisser, Treasurer Kathy Christie, Assistant Treasurer Irene Blair and Past Officer Mary Courtemanche.

Incoming president Katie Nolle has served WAMMC for 10 years, most recently as vice president of Governance. She also served as co-chairwoman of its signature fundraiser, Mansion in May in 2017 at Alnwick Hall-The Abbey.

“I am proud and honored to be the newly-elected President of WAMMC’s dynamic group of talented and philanthropic women,” Nolle said. “I look forward to continuing our vision of enhancing the ability of Morristown Medical Center to promote healthier communities by providing a volunteer experience that always engages and inspires our members to contribute with passion.”

Mary Courtemanche, immediate past president of WAMMC, said, “Katie brings a strong example of leadership to the Presidency and a wonderful spirit of community within our association. Along with her team, I am confident that she will continue to carry on the WAMMC mission to support Morristown Medical Center in helping to advance the quality of healthcare in our community through our fundraising and service efforts.”

Professionally, Nolle was an account executive with a New York insurance broker for more than 10 years, handling Fortune 500 accounts. She has spent the last 25 years as a homemaker and consummate volunteer and is a longtime member of the Summit Junior League.

“The Women’s Association for Morristown Medical Center has and continues to be an integral part of our efforts to raise the funds necessary to provide an exceptional experience for our patients and visitors,” said Jim Quinn, chief development officer, Foundation for Morristown Medical Center.

Founded in March 1893 to provide financial support to Morristown Medical Center, part of the Atlantic Health System, the Women’s Association for Morristown Medical Center (WAMMC) helps enable the hospital to respond to the changing healthcare needs of the community. With a volunteer base of more than 400 members, WAMMC hosts a number of fundraising events, anchored by the flagship event, Mansion in May Designer Showhouse and Gardens.

For more information about WAMMC, visit wammc.org.