The Coalition to Transform Interfaith introduced and welcomed LaRay Brown, the newly appointed CEO for Interfaith Medical Center.

Brown is the first African-American woman to become the CEO of a private hospital in New York City. The event will also commemorate the successful contributions of women healthcare workers who fought to save Interfaith Medical Center from closure.

The breakfast celebrated those who secured the victory and served as a day of recommitment to the transformation of Interfaith. Speakers at the event included Public Advocate Letitia James, Congressman Hakeem Jeffries, NYC Council Member Rob Cornegy, and leadership from NYSNA and 1199SEIU.