Gara Edelstein has been appointed senior vice president of patient care and chief nursing officer at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip. She is also chief nursing officer for St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center in Smithtown, where she was senior vice president.


Island Harvest Food Bank in Hauppauge has two new board members.

Daniel Eichhorn of Westbury is vice president of customer services at PSEG Long Island in Melville.

Kyle Markland of Huntington is chief strategy officer for Bethpage Federal Credit Union in Bethpage.

The Long Island Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association in Hauppauge has two new board members.

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Daniel Sanchez of Central Islip is chief financial officer at John Paul Electric Inc. in Ronkonkoma.

Donna Zaphiris of Smithtown is president of All Service Electric Inc. in Smithtown and is the first woman on the board.

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