Zahra El-Mekkawy Elected President of BCHN Board

On May 22, the Bronx Community Health Network board of directors elected Zahra El-Mekkawy as the 9th president in the organization's 21-year history. The board also announced the election of Eduardo Alayon as vice president and John Ruiz as treasurer, and the re-election of David Fletcher as Corporate Secretary and Charles Barnett as Recording Secretary.

El-Mekkawy is a senior managing director at AIG. She is a member of the boards of Notes in Motion and Ready for Rescue, and has been a member of the Bronx Community Health Network board since 2016.