Baycare® Board of Directors



  • Chair
    Scott Cooper, M.D.
    CEO, Pioneer Spine and Sports Physician
  • Vice Chair
  • Raymond McCarthy, MBA, CPA
    Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, Baystate Health
  • Secretary/Treasurer
    Paul J. Helmuth, M.D.
    Valley Medical Associates


  • Andrew Artenstein, M.D.
    Chief Physician Executive and Chief Academic Officer, Baystate Health and President, Baystate Medical Practices
  • Elizabeth Boyle, M.D.
    Baystate Medical Practices, Vice President Primary Care & Network Development  
  • Paula Brooks, DNP, FNP-BA, MBA, RFNA
    Baystate Health, Director of Advanced Practitioners
  • ​Paul Carlan, M.D.
    President, Valley Medical Group
  • Scott Cowan, M.D.
    New England Orthopedics Surgeons
  • ​David Fanti, M.D.
    Chestnut Medical Associates, President
  • ​Sarah Haessler, M.D.
    Baystate Health, Infectious Disease
  • ​Doris Harris
    Consumer Advocate
  • Richard Hicks, M.D.
    Baystate Health, Chair Department of Radiology
  • ​John Kelley, M.D.
    President, Redwood Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
  • ​Ronald Bryant, CPA, MHA
    President, Baystate Regional Hospitals
  • Izabella Krakowiak-Colasacco, D.O.
    Springfield Medical Associates, Internal Medicine
  • Sam Skura
    President, Baystate Medical Center and Senior Vice President, Hospital Operations, Baystate Health
  • Kristin Morales-Lemieux
    Baystate Health, Senior Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer   
  • Kevin Moriarty, M.D.
    Baystate Health, Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery
  • Tashanna Myers, M.D.
    Baystate Health, Chief of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology
  • ​Douglas Salvador, M.D.
    Baystate Health, Senior Vice President & Chief Quality Officer
  • ​Barry Sarvet, M.D.
    Baystate Health, Behavioral Health
  • ​Meghan Gump, M.D.
    Valley Medical Group, Internal Medicine
  • Adrianne Seiler, M.D.
    Baystate Health, Chief of Clinical Integration
  • Matthew Wood, MS, NPC, ACNP-BC
    Baystate Health