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Gwen Oliver Arcara

Gwen Oliver Arcara, American health services executive. Board member United Cerebral Palsy Association, Buffalo, since 1978, Artpark and Company, Lewiston, New York, 1985-1986, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, since 1990; vice chair board State University of New York, Buffalo, 1985-1990. Member National Association of Female Executives, American Hospital Association.

Background

  • Arcara, Gwen Oliver was born on August 19, 1945 in Tulsa. Daughter of Paul William and Ruth Hazel (Harris) Oliver.

  • Education

    • Student, Oklahoma State University, 1965. Student, University Minnesota, 1969. Bachelor of Science, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1971.

      Master of Science, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1974.

    Career

    • Teacher special education Board Cooperative Education Services, Buffalo, 1972-1980. National accounts administrator Rich Products Corporation, 1979-1980. Executive vice president Durham Medical Search, 1980-1983.

      President Physician International, 1983-1985. Director executive and physician placement American Medical International, Los Angeles, 1985-1987. Director marketing Shared Health Options, Buffalo, 1988-1991.

      President Health United States of America, Amherst, New York, since 1991. Board directors Buffalo General Hospital Foundation.

    Membership

    Board member United Cerebral Palsy Association, Buffalo, since 1978, Artpark and Company, Lewiston, New York, 1985-1986, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, since 1990. Vice chair board State University of New York, Buffalo, 1985-1990. Member National Association of Female Executives, American Hospital Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Skiing, travel, snorkeling, sailing.

    Connections

    • Married Richard Joseph Arcara, July 1, 1976.
    • father: Paul William Oliver
    • mother: Ruth Hazel (Harris) Oliver
    • spouse: Richard Joseph Arcara
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    Born August 19, 1945
    (age 72)
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