Board of Trustees

Ammie Salom-Rodriguez
AMMIE SALOM-RODRIGUEZ
Title: Board Trustee

Ammie Salom-Rodriguez has dedicated her career to healthcare, with over 15 years of experience and more than 7 years in leadership positions at top hospitals in the tri-state area, including Rutgers’ Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Englewood Hospital, Montefiore, and Columbia Medical Center. She holds a B.A. in Business Administration and is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Healthcare Administration, with a concentration in Community Health Education.

 

In addition to her commitment to women’s health and well-being, she is also a passionate advocate for the economic empowerment of women and girls. Most recently, she has worked with local organizations to assist in fundraising efforts and advocates for the empowerment of young women as they pursue higher education and secure leadership positions, while also learning to balance their career goals with personal aspirations and family life.

 

Ammie is also the founder of Femmenominal Women, a collaborative community organization dedicated to empowering women to live productive, healthy, and fulfilling lives. Through this growing platform, she hosts local events bringing women together to share insights about health, career and family life, as well as connect them to a network of sisterhood and support.

 

In addition, Ammie is a Board Member of LUPE FUND, INC. She serves as the Program Co-chair and is a committee member of the Young Latina Scholarship Program.  

 

As a mother of two girls, Ammie works hard to model ambition, community volunteerism, a strong work ethic, healthy lifestyle, and work-life balance for her daughters. She’s also a supportive partner to her husband, Gabriel Rodriguez, an elected official serving the town of West New York as the Mayor.

 

Ammie is born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, the daughter of Dominican immigrants, and comes from humble beginnings. She is passionate about helping women to break through glass ceilings, whether in the workplace, in education or at home.