Board of Directors

Martin Balaam

Westminster Presbyterian Church



Colette is the US CEO of Hive, a global patient centric communication agency that uses understanding of patients as well as healthcare professionals to influence medicine experience. This integrated approach informs prescribing behaviour, healthcare professional and patient interactions, and aims to improve patient outcomes. Prior to this, Colette worked at Edelman Worldwide and Pfizer Pharmaceuticals holding positions in global medical communications and market analytics.

David Cummings

Spout Springs Church

Cloud Computing

Cool Life CRM

David currently is the Chief Executive Officer of Cool Life CRM. David serves on the regions Eagle Scout Reunion Committee, Boy Scouts of America and, serves as advisor to various start-up companies. “Serving on Christ Health Care Ministry is a blessing to participate in an organization that spreads the Gospel to those who may not have a relationship with Jesus Christ, our Lord and Savior.” David and his wife Jacqueline of 36 years have four children, two married, and have five granddaughters.
David’s wife, Jacqueline is active with several ministries when not golfing, working out, or spoiling our grandchildren.

Orville Eacker

Stepping Stone Ministries, INC (Stepping Stone Church & Christian Counseling Center, Gouverneur NY)

Pastor & Christian Counselor

Stepping Stone Ministries, Inc. (Stepping Stone Church & Christian Counseling Center)

Pastor Orv is married to his wife of 45 years, Joan. He has two children, one deceased and one grandchild. He and his family make their home in the Town of Fowler, New York. Pastor Orv is an ordained minister and licensed practicing Christian counselor. He holds a bachelors and masters degree from Albany State University, 1971 and 1974 respectively and a Doctorate In Christian Counseling from Andersonville Theological Seminary in 2014 [Camilla, Georgia]. His ordination comes from the National Conservative Christian Church.

Pastor Orv is a Licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor through the National Christian Counselors Association. He has been a full time pastor since 2006. He also started a private Christian counseling practice in 2006. Pastor Orv founded a new church in 2008 called Stepping Stone Ministries and is the senior minister of that church.
His ministry also consists of training other Christian counselors and ministers. Pastor Orv provides pastoral support to the Christ Health Care Ministry board of directors. Pastor Orv is also a board member of the National Conservative Christian Church Pastor Orv is a retired Lieutenant Colonel from the United States Air Force and is also an organic farmer.

Juan Goyzueta

Goshen Christian Reformed Church, Goshen, NY


Juan D. Goyzueta, MD

Dr. Juan Goyzueta was born in La Paz, Bolivia and educated at City College of New York, and Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara, Mexico. Juan then did a Fellowship in Nephrology at Mt. Sinai Medical Center, NY. Publishing several peer-reviewed articles in major medical journals and was on staff at the Mt Sinai School of Medicine as an Assistant Professor of Medicine. Juan has been in private practice in Monticello, an attending at Catskill Regional Medical Center and at Catskill Dialysis Center since 1996.

As a Christian, who happens to be a physician, Juan has been challenged by the concept of incorporating faith in the workplace, recognizing the importance of addressing an individual’s spiritual need in addition to their physical ailment. As Juan describes his experience "I have had the privilege of praying with many of my patients".

Kaitlyn Poplaski

St. John’s Church, Goshen, NY

Certified Public Accountant

Waschitz Pavloff CPA LLP

Kaitlyn is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in New York and currently works for Waschitz Pavloff CPA LLP. Her main areas of expertise are for-profit, non-profit and governmental accounting. She works closely with non-profit Organizations performing various different engagements including audits, reviews, the preparation of financial statements, and annual tax filings.

In 2016, Kaitlyn earned her Master Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Public Accountancy from SUNY New Paltz. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Kaitlyn attends St. John’s Church in Goshen, New York. Over the years, Kaitlyn has been involved with performing community service for a number of different organizations, including John S. Burke Catholic, Goshen Youth Football, Goshen Public Library, and St. John’s School.

Rachel Raven

Stepping Stone Ministries Bible Church, Gouverneur NY

Family Nurse Practitioner
Pastor of Ministerial Care
Canton Potsdam Hospital

Rachel holds a Master's of Science in Nursing , with a minor in education from SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse NY. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing as well from SUNY Upstate Medical University in 2009 and Associate of Science in Nursing from Excelsior College in Albany NY in 2007. She also holds Associates in Applied Science from Jefferson Community College, Watertown NY and a degree as a commissioned Pastor of Ministerial Care through the National Christian Conservative Church, Sarasota FL.

Rachel enjoys spending time with her two children and husband. They enjoy the outdoors although her biggest passion is ice fishing.

Rachel has an array of clinical background experience. She is currently working at the Dekalb Health Clinic in Dekalb Junction NY in primary care. Rachel played a role in opening the Gouverneur clinic in May of 2013, where she continues to volunteer her time at CHCM’s Gouverneur Clinic, commonly referred to as “Health & Hope Mission 1 John 3:18.” As a clinician she focuses on physical, mental, and spiritually healing. She is found often praying with her patients.

“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” Matthew 11:28

Jonathan Schiller

Holy Name of Jesus

Hospital Administration

Orange Regional Medical Center

Mr. Schiller resides in Greenville, NY and attends Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Middletown, NY. Mr. Schiller joined Orange Regional Medical Center in 2004 as Administrator of Revenue Cycle Management and was later promoted to Vice President and Site Administrator of the Arden Hill Campus. In August 2011, through collaboration with other ORMC Executives and multiple community agencies, he served as the Incident Commander for the physical relocation of Horton Medical Center and Arden Hill Hospital into the newly constructed ORMC, and in September 2011 was promoted to Chief Operating Officer in which he oversees daily operation of Orange Regional Medical Center.

Prior to joining Orange Regional Medical Center, Mr. Schiller was the Director of Patient Accounting at New York University Medical Center, and a member of Cap Gemini, Ernst and Young's national healthcare consulting practice, with specific areas of focus in hospital revenue cycle management and financial turn-around projects.

Mr. Schiller earned his Master Degree in Health Systems Administration from Rochester Institute of Technology. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, Healthcare Financial Management Association and a Board Member of the American Heart Associations Hudson Valley Chapter.

Henry Vogel

Goshen Christian Reformed Church, Goshen NY

Packaging Engineer

Heise Industries

Born in Paterson New Jersey and educated at New Jersey Institute of Technology, Henry served on the Society of Plastics Engineers board of directors for the Blow Molding division. Henry has served in church leadership and have been active in a Christian church as a lifelong commitment to a Christian walk, having been blessed by being raised by Christian parents. Henry has also served in leadership of Goshen Christian school to help provide impart placing the seed of the spirit in young lives to know Jesus Christ as their savior.

In his professional career Henry has been very blessed and traveled throughout the world and through that experience it really drives home the thought of helping in our local community too. “We are given a chance to show the spirit of Christ with everyone we touch every day, so let us not forget who we are here for and why we are given so much. CHCM is a wonderful way to give back and be with other like-minded Christians to show the love of Christ.”