LAKEWOOD, N.J. – Mary Clarke, a health care marketing executive, and Michael Kokes, a real
estate developer, have been named to the Monmouth Medical Center, Southern
Campus Foundation Board of Trustees.
Clarke, of Brick, has nearly 20 years of marketing experience with health
care organizations, hospitals and nonprofits. She serves as Director of
Marketing Operations for HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospitals of Toms
River where she is responsible for hospital inpatient volume through the
development and implementation of effective business strategies and market
analysis. Earlier in her career she served as Director of Community Relations
for a hospital and held development positions with a hospital foundation
and a nonprofit.
Active in the business and local community, Clarke is a managed care and
public relations committee member of the New Jersey Hospital Association,
Executive Board Member of the Monmouth Ocean Development Association,
Executive Board Member of the Lakewood Chamber of Commerce and Chair of
Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus’ Flavors of the Jersey Shore
Food and Wine event. Clarke received a bachelor of arts/history degree
at Loyola College in Baltimore.
Kokes, of Allenwood, is Vice President of Project Planning for The Kokes
Organization, a family-owned real estate development firm headquartered
in Manchester. The business is known for its 50+ years in home building
and specializing in age-restricted master planned communities. Kokes is
also Managing Principal of Homestake Capital, LLC, a diversified real
estate investment firm providing direct investment and non-tradition lending
to real estate developers. He serves on the Board of Directors of Harmony
Bank (NASDAQ: HRMB), a NJ-based full-service commercial bank. Kokes serves
as First Vice President and Director of the New Jersey Shore Builders
Association and Director of the New Jersey Builders Association.
Kokes earned a bachelor of science degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical
University in Daytona Beach, FL.
For more information on the Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Foundation
or to make a donation, please call (732) 886-GIFT.