2017 Board of Directors

Chair

Ann E. Evanko, Esq. - Hurwitz & Fine PC, President / Managing Member

Chair Elect

Cindy Odom - Executive Insight Coaching, President

Vice Chair

Michele Trolli - M&T Bank, Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Treasurer

Jeanette M. Robe, CPA - Buffalo Fiscal Stability Authority, Executive Director

Secretary

Hon. Lenora B. Foote Esq. - Executive Assistant to Presiding Justice Gerald J. WHalen, Appellate Division, Fourth Judicial Department


Board Members

Cindy Anderson - Community Volunteer

Teresa Bair, Esq. - Athenex, SVP of Corporate Development and Legal Affairs

Ulla Bak, Esq. - Bak USA, President

Christine Bonaguide, Esq. - Hodgson Russ LLP, Partner

Helen Cappuccino, MD - Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Attending Surgeon

Katherine S. Conway-Turner, Ph.D. - SUNY Buffalo State, President

Rebecca Collins - Collins Design Consultants

Clotilde Dedecker - Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo, President / CEO

Amber Dixon - Bflo Center for Arts & Technology, Executive Director

Gretchen Geitter - Buffalo Bills, VP Community Relations/Buffalo Bills Foundation, President 

Rosa Gonzalez, Ph.D.  - RGonzalez Consulting, President and Principal Engineer

Andrea HusVar, Esq.- Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP, Partner

Allison Kupferman - The Jacobs Institute, Manager of Communications & Outreach

Gia Manley - Imagine Staffing, CEO

Dana Marciniak - New Era Cap, Director PR & Brand Communicaitons

Nicole E. Nobel, LCSW-R - Private Practitioner, Therapist

Jennifer J. Parker - Jackson Parker Communications 

Paula Joy Reinhold - Joy Family Foundation 

 

Emeritae Advisory Board Members

Jennifer Balbach - Summer Street Capital Partners LLC, Partner

Kristin Bauer - Community Volunteer

Ann Cohn - Community Volunteer     

Carolyn Coppola - Community Volunteer                                           

Dorothy Ferguson - Ferguson Family Foundation, President

Darby Fishkin, CPA - CBRE|Buffalo, President

Sue Gardner, Esq. - Kavinoky and Cook LLP, Partner                              

Ellen Grant, Ph.D., LCSW-R - Say Yes to Education, Senior Vice President       

Jane Griffin, Ph.D. - Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Inst., Principal Research Scientist            

Shaheen Hassanali - Community Volunteer

Marsha Henderson - Community Volunteer; Chair Emerita

Mary Jo Hunt - Cummings Foundation, Executive Director; Chair Emerita

Alice Jacobs, Esq. - Delaware North, Chair Emerita 

Gail Johnstone - Community Volunteer

Arlene Kaukus - University at Buffalo, Career Services

Michele Lee - Patrick P. Lee Foundation, Director

Sally Marks - Marks Family Foundation, Board of Trustees

Alex Montante - Community Volunteer

Margery Nobel - Jewish Foundation of Greater Buffalo, Secretary

Marcia O'Neil-White - Buffalo Prep, Executive Director

Anne Rimmler, Esq. - Paul William Beltz PC, Partner

Anne Saldanha, M.D. - Retired Expert Pathologist

Tricia Semmelhack, Esq. - Retired Attorney; Chair Emerita 

Kristin Somers - TK Interactive Inc., Owner

Carolyn Valenti, CPA - Lougen, Valenti, Bookbinder & Weintraub, LLP, Partner

Sujata Yalamanchili, Esq. - Hodgson Russ LLP, Partner