Board of Directors

David W. Anderson*
President & CEO
BlueCross BlueShield of WNY
Douglas C. Bean*
Chief Operating Officer
Eric Mower and Associates
Peter E. Benzino
President ABARTA Beverage West/Vice President/General Manager
Cleveland Coca-Cola Bottling Co.
Peter Bloom
CEO
Costanzo’s Bakery, Inc.
Russell Brandon
President and Alternate Governor
Buffalo Sabres
Managing Partner/President
Buffalo Bills
Paul E. Buckley
President
Applied Sciences Group, Inc.
Frank L. Ciminelli II
President
LPCiminelli, Inc.
Randall L. Clark*
Chairman
Dunn Tire Corporation
Warren T. Colville*
Publisher & President
The Buffalo News
Michael W. Cropp
President & CEO
Independent Health
Frank Curci
Chairman & CEO
Tops Markets, LLC
Steven Davis
President
Tapecon, Inc.
Jonathan A. Dandes*
President
Rich Baseball Operations
Clotilde Perez-Bode Dedecker
President & CEO
Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo
Donna DeCarolis
Vice President, Business Development
National Fuel Gas Company
James A. Dunlop, Jr.
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Catholic Health
James Domagalski
Managing Director
Barclay Damon, LLP
Thomas R. Emmerling (Treasurer)*
Managing Partner
Dopkins & Company
Matthew K. Enstice
President & CEO
Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus
Ann E. Evanko
President
Hurwitz & Fine, P.C.
Lynne Marie Finn
President
Superior Group
Kent P. Frey
CEO
Frey Electric Construction Co.
James R. Fashano
President
Alliance Advisory Group, Inc.
Robert D. Gioia*
President
The John R. Oishei Foundation
Rhonda Frederick
President & CEO
People Inc.
Stewart C. Haney, PE, PMP
President & CEO
Wendel
Dottie Gallagher-Cohen*
President & CEO
Buffalo Niagara Partnership
Paul Hojnacki
President
MacLean Curtis, LLC
Mark E. Hamister
Chairman & CEO
The Hamister Group, Inc.
Jed Hunter
Chief Operating Officer
West-Herr Automotive Group
Frank Heard
President & CEO
Gibraltar Industries, Inc.
Laurie Irish-Jones
CEO
Irish Companies
David T. Hore
President
PCB Group, Inc.
Michael P. Keating
Sr. Vice President, Buffalo Division
Wegmans Food Markets
John J. Hurley
President
Canisius College
Tim C. Loftis*
Partner
Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC
Candace Johnson, Ph.D.
President & CEO
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Father James J. Maher, C.M.*
President
Niagara University
Thomas A. Kucharski*
President & CEO
Invest Buffalo Niagara
Kimberley A. Minkel
Executive Director
Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority
Jody L. Lomeo
President & CEO
Kaleida Health & Great Lakes Health
Kevin P. Murphy*
Northeast Regional Executive
Bank of America
James Manno
Vice President Sales & Marketing
Sonwil Distribution Center
David J. Nasca
President & CEO
Evans Bank, N.A.
Michael J. Montante
Vice President
Uniland Development Company
Benjamin Obletz (Secretary)*
President
First Amherst Development Group, LLC
David J. Murray*
Partner
Phillips Lytle
Louis P. Panzica (Chair)*
President & CEO
Power Drives, Inc.
Michael Newman
Executive Vice President
NOCO Energy Corporation
Dennis M. Penman*
Principal & EVP
Ciminelli Real Estate Corporation
Jack E. Pederson, Jr.
Account Manager – WNY
Linde LLC
Gary D. Quenneville*
Regional Sales Executive
New York Region, KeyBank
Bruce G. Popko
Executive Vice President of Business Development
Pegula Sports & Entertainment
Sharon D. Randaccio
President & CEO
Performance Management Partners, Inc.
Kevin B. Quinn*
SVP/Head of Corporate Banking
HSBC Bank USA, N.A.
Gregory P. Rustowicz
VP Finance/CFO
Columbus McKinnon Corporation
Mary F. Roberts
Executive Director
Martin House Restoration Corp.
Paul L. Snyder
President & CEO
Synyder Corp.
John Scannell*
CEO/Chairman of the Board
Moog Inc.
Anthony Spada, Jr.
President & CEO
AAA Western and Central New York
Rocco Surace
Partner
The Bonadio Group
Paul J. Vallone, Esq.
Partner
Hodgson Russ LLP
Dr. Satish K. Tripathi
President
University at Buffalo
Edward F. Walsh, Jr.
President & COO
Walsh Duffield Companies, Inc.
Paul V. Vukelic*
President & Chief Operating Officer
Try-it Distributing Company
Michael Weiner
President & CEO
United Way of Buffalo & Erie County
Edward O. Watts, Jr.
President
Watts Engineering & Architecture, P.C.
Stephen R. Zenger*
President & CEO
The Zenger Group, Inc.
Arthur G. Wingerter (Vice Chair)*
President
Univera Healthcare

* = Executive Committee Member