Board Member

Arlene del Mundo is a tenured Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) and currently serves as the Chief Nurse Anesthetist at Northwell Health - Lenox Hill  Hospital and Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital. Arlene’s duties  include management of CRNA personnel and the clinical administration of anesthesia for various medical procedures. Arlene received her Master of Science in Nurse Anesthesia from the Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies; and is currently in-flight to obtain a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree.  Arlene’s inspiration for nursing is founded in her younger brother’s tumultuous, yet successful battle with childhood leukemia.  Since his cure, Arlene has pursued her life’s ambition to provide medical care and emotional support for people in need. Arlene is enthusiastic to join Friends of Karen and to contribute to the organization’s mission to provide care and support for critically ill children and their families.