Eric LoMonaco is director of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology at Community Hospital, a position he has held since 2006. Prior to that, Eric served for 4½ years as assistant director of Radiation Oncology. Prior to coming to the Monterey Peninsula, Eric worked first as a radiologic technologist and then as a radiation therapist at several facilities, including Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center, City of Hope National Medical Center, and the Lowell General Hospital Cancer Center in Massachusetts (the latter as lead radiation therapist). Eric is a certified radiology administrator, a certified radiologic technologist, and a certified radiation therapist who holds a bachelor’s degree in radiologic science from Saint Joseph’s College of Maine. Eric is a former Community Hospital employee of the year top 10 finalist (2004).

Eric devotes considerable time and energy to serving at-risk youth in our community, regularly giving talks where he shares his own personal journey out of difficult circumstances and inspires students toward academic achievement and healthcare careers. He currently serves as a mentor in CSUMB’s Pay it Forward program, is a past chair of the advisory committee for Cabrillo College’s radiological sciences program, and past chair of the board of Breakthrough, a local nonprofit organization. Eric was also just selected for the Ted x Monterey “Outed for Awesome” event in April. Followed by being voted in the Top 25 for the Monterey County Weekly’s “Movers and Shakers” and a feature article in 65 degree magazine not to mention just receiving the 2014 Leadership Monterey Peninsula Founders Award for outstanding community service.