Valley Hospital, Ridgewood, NJ, David Bohan, Business news

Valley Health System has announced the appointment of David Bohan as the new Vice President and Chief Development Officer for The Valley Hospital Foundation.

Prior to joining Valley, Mr. Bohan served as Vice President for University Advancement at Seton Hall University since 2012. He led the university’s external relations efforts, including development, alumni and government relations, and public relations and marketing. Prior to that time, he was Associate Vice President for University Advancement and Campaign Executive Director at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh where he acted as University Advancement's chief operating officer and executive director of the university’s $1 billion comprehensive campaign.

Mr. Bohan, who resides in Ridgewood, New Jersey, has an additional 15 years prior experience at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) in Troy, New York, as Assistant Vice President for Advancement Strategy, Services and Infrastructure, where he oversaw advancement strategies, integrated advancement communications and events, technology and information services, and business intelligence for RPI's successful $1.4 billion capital campaign.

Before his career in advancement, Mr. Bohan worked in engineering project management and technical sales/marketing for General Electric, Ingersoll-Rand and Honeywell. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master of Business Administration degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

In his new role, Mr. Bohan will oversee the Foundation’s development efforts for the entire Valley Health System, including fundraising and volunteer support for The Valley Hospital, Valley Medical Group, and Valley Home Care, Inc., as well as serving as administrative liaison to The Valley Hospital Auxiliary.