July 6, 2016

Ted Lucki has been named to the JTM Foundation Board, which seeks and secures philanthropic support for John T. Mather Memorial Hospital, announced James Danowski, Foundation Board Chairman.

Along with brother-in-law Leo Sternlicht, Lucki owns and operates Riverhead Toyota, Ford, Lincoln, Mercury. He served 12 years as mayor of Belle Terre, stepping down at the end of June. Prior to that, he was a village trustee for two years and a member of the Village Zoning Board of Appeals for four years. Lucki also is a former member of the Board of Education for the Port Jefferson School District. He is a graduate of Cornell University with a degree in Industrial Labor Relations. Lucki also has an MBA from Fordham University.

He and his wife, Lori Sternlicht-Lucki, have lived in Belle Terre for 20 years and have three adult children.

John T. Mather Memorial Hospital is an accredited 248-bed, non-profit community teaching hospital dedicated to providing a wide spectrum of high quality healthcare services to Suffolk County residents, showing compassion and respect and treating each patient in the manner we would wish for our loved ones. Mather has earned the prestigious Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), which recognizes healthcare organizations for quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovations in professional nursing practice. Mather also has received nine consecutive top “A” ratings from The Leapfrog Group for patient safety, the only New York State hospital to achieve that distinction and one of only 98 hospitals nationwide to receive an A score in each of the twice yearly rating periods. Mather also was rated four stars, the highest on Long Island, by our patients for their hospital experience, according to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.