Carrie Whitwood became a member of the Foundation’s Board of Trustees in 2018.
Whitwood is the executive director of Ardent Solutions, where she is responsible for the overall operations and management of the corporation. Through her tenure with the organization, she has been a part of the infrastructure transformation from a ‘collaboration’ to receiving NYS Incorporation and Internal Revenue Service 501c3 status in 2005.
Whitwood holds a degree in business administration from Alfred State College. She is a 2009 graduate of the Health Foundation for Western and Central New York’s Health Leadership Fellows Program
Actively involved in the local, regional and State level to address health issues, Whitwood currently sits on the Alfred State College Community Advisory Board, Allegany County Community Opportunities and Rural Development Corporation Board of Directors where she serves as president, Finger Lakes Performing Provider System Southern NOCN, NYS Health Foundation Community Advisory Committee and the Population Health Collaborative PHIP Steering Team.
She is a resident of Wellsville, NY.