Please join us in congratulating Dr. Nicholas Cicchetti on his appointment on Tuesday, August 16, 2022, to Board Chairman of the Mount Vernon Neighborhood Health Center (MVNHC), Inc. Dr. Cicchetti has served on the MVNHC’s Board of Directors since 2001 and is excited to be overseeing our organization as we reignite our mission to provide high-quality health care to our communities.
Throughout his esteemed and varied career in both the public and private sectors, Dr. Cicchetti has focused on service to our community. As a medical professional, Dr. Cicchetti served as a staff podiatrist at MVNHC for 8 years. He also maintained a robust private practice in Mount Vernon and the Bronx and was Chief of Podiatry in the Department of Surgery at Mount Vernon Hospital.
Retired from his medical practice, Dr. Cicchetti is now focused on improving our public infrastructure. He presently serves as a Senior Water Engineer with the City of Yonkers overseeing the safety of our public water systems. He has served as a Deputy and then Commissioner of the Fire Department of Mount Vernon. He has been involved in working with the HIV and STD population in the City of Mount Vernon in his role as an HIV/STD Service Coordinator and was a member of the Zoning Board of Appeals for the City of Mount Vernon.
Dr. Cicchetti also serves as the current Board Chairman of The Wartburg Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Wartburg Adult Care Community in Mount Vernon.
We are honored that Dr. Cicchetti lends his considerable wealth of medical and business expertise to further our mission and ongoing work and we warmly welcome him as Board Chairman.