Governing Board

Michael R. Souza - CEO, Landmark & RHRI

Stanley Balon, MD - Internal Medicine

Lisa Carcifero, LICSW - Woonsocket Prevention Coalition (Community Member)

Shaun Cournoyer - Asst. Administrator, Friendly Nursing Home

Glenn Fort, MD - CMO, Landmark & RHRI

Joan Kwiatkowski - PACE RI (Community Member)

Margaret Macek, RN - CNO, Landmark & RHRI

Bruce Novis, MD - Anesthesiology

Deborah Perry - President & CEO,YWCA (Community Member)

Keith Rafal, MD - Medical Director, RHRI

Gary Reis - CEO, Med Tech Ambulance

Normand St. Laurent, FIC - VP, Keough Kirby Insurance (Community Member)

Michael R. Souza
CEO, Rehabilitation Hospital of Rhode Island
CEO, Landmark Medical Center

Michael R. Souza has 20 years of diverse experience in many facets of healthcare, from finance to executive leadership to government reporting.

Mr. Souza comes to Landmark from the Hospital Association of Rhode Island (HARI), a statewide trade organization assisting member hospitals through advocacy, education and representation. He joined HARI in 2009 as Senior Vice President, and became President in 2014. In this capacity, Mike developed an expertise of today's complex healthcare landscape that is second to none.

Adding further dimension to Mr. Souza's appointment is his history with Landmark. From January of 2001 until March of 2007, he served in multiple capacities – among them, Director of Financial Planning, System Reimbursement, Contracting and Revenue Analysis. He began his career as a Training Consultant with Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare in Quincy, Massachusetts.

Mike Souza earned his B.A. degree from the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, and his Master's degree in Management from Bridgewater State College in Bridgewater, Massachusetts. His first day at Landmark will be on March 27th.

Keith W. Rafal
Medical Director, Rehabilitation Hospital of Rhode Island