Dr. Rubina Heptulla, of Rye, chief of the division of pediatric endocrinology and diabetes at The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, has been appointed to the Westchester County Laboratories and Research Board of Managers. Heptulla will serve a three-year term starting this month and will oversee quality assurance, reporting and budgeting for Westchester laboratories. The board works in conjunction with the Department of Laboratories and Research to provide reliable, accurate and rapid diagnosis of diseases to the Westchester County health community.
Carla DaCosta, of Yonkers, recently joined ERA Insite Realty’s Bronxville office as a licensed salesperson. She will focus on commercial, residential and rental transactions in the areas of Yonkers, Bronxville and southern Westchester. DaCosta’s family has been involved in real estate in many capacities for more than 50 years, including commercial and residential investments in Africa, Europe and the U.S.
Susan M. Fisher was recently promoted by The Ritz-Carlton, Westchester to group sales manager. Previously, Fisher was a sales coordinator with the Ritz-Carlton. Prior to that, she was a special events assistant at Monteverde at Oldstone Manor in Cortlandt Manor. Fisher has a bachelor’s degree in communications from Pace University.
Sue Gillies was recently appointed by ENT and Allergy Associates L.L.P. of Tarrytown as director of central billing operations. Previously, Gillies served as director of patient accounts at Crystal Run Healthcare L.L.P. in Middletown. Prior to that, she was a billing supervisor with Bon Secours Charity Healthcare System in Suffern and also was the billing supervisor for St. Anthony Community Hospital in Warwick.