|John P. Silvestri|
John P. Silvestri is Vice Chairman of the Kennedy University Hospital Board of Trustees and is a member of the Kennedy Health Board of Directors. He had served as Chairman of the Kennedy Health Board for several years, until 2016.
Mr. Silvestri also serves as Chairman of the Kennedy Property Corporation Board and the Kennedy Management Group. Mr. Silvestri has more than 25 years of service with Kennedy Health.
Mr. Silvestri is the President of Site Development Inc., of Mount Laurel, NJ, a multi-faceted real estate firm, and Interstate Commercial Real Estate Inc. He has also served on the Boards of Commerce Bank/Shore, University of Pennsylvania Football Club and Galloway National Golf Club, Inc.
In 2006, Mr. Silvestri was the recipient of the New Jersey Hospital Association’s Healthcare Leader Award, presented annually to an NJHA member healthcare system trustee who “has contributed significantly to the health of the system through exceptional leadership, guidance and service to the
healthcare system and communities it serves.”
Known for his dynamic leadership style, Mr. Silvestri is actively involved in the healthcare system’s major fundraiser, the annual Gala, which traditionally raises more than $200,000 each year to fund various Kennedy services.
He was also instrumental in Kennedy’s affiliation upgrade to Principal teaching hospital of RowanSOM (previously UMDNJ). Mr. Silvestri is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania.Mr. Silvestri and his wife, Ann, reside in Haddonfield, NJ.