February 24, 2022 — Two local community and business leaders have been named to the Boards of Trustees of Englewood Hospital and its fundraising organization, the Englewood Health Foundation. Joining the hospital board is Barine Tee; and joining the foundation’s board is Gayle Gerstein.
“The appointment of our new trustees comes at a time of incredible growth for our organization,” said Richard Lerner, chairman of the Board of Trustees of Englewood Health. “We welcome both Barine and Gayle to our team and look forward to collaborating with them on our upcoming endeavors.”
“We are confident that both Barine and Gayle will apply their vast talents garnered in the worlds of philanthropy and business to the mission of strengthening our healthcare system,” said Michael Gutter, chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Englewood Health Foundation.
“We’re excited to add new talent to our governing boards. Barine and Gayle both bring a unique vision that will no doubt assist in moving our mission forward,” said Warren Geller, president and CEO of Englewood Health. “Their insight and guidance will allow us to build upon our medical excellence and innovate further to benefit the communities we serve.”
Barine Tee is a resident of Alpine, New Jersey, and a business leader with over 20 years of experience developing global products within Fortune 500 companies. Tee’s career began in the United States Marine Corps, where he served as a Sergeant. Tee went on to work with Goldman Sachs, where he ascended the ranks to vice president of core infrastructure within financial risk technology. Tee has spent the last 10 years with Google, currently serving as director of engineering for Google Finance. Tee’s career reflects a dedication to technical innovation, scaling teams and launching novel ideas in various industries—all talents he intends to bring to his work with the hospital board. Tee graduated with a degree in computer science from NYU Polytechnic.
Gayle Gerstein is a resident of Alpine, New Jersey, and a community leader with over 40 years of experience leading charities, organizations, and philanthropic ventures. Gerstein currently serves as a trustee of various organizations, including the Kaplen Jewish Community Center, the United Jewish Appeal, and the Jewish Home at Rockleigh. Since 2005, Gerstein has served as a councilwoman of Alpine. She is also a liaison to the Planning Board of Alpine and has led fundraising efforts for the expansion of the Alpine school system. She has previously served as a member of the Englewood Board of Health and is currently on the Committee of Professional Affairs.