Board of Directors

Cheryl Bird | Executive Director

Executive Director, Center for Sustainability and Civic Engagement at Daemon College

Joe Bell | President

Retired Group Vice President and General Manager, Moog Space and Defense Group

Robert Montgomery | Treasurer

Retired CFO, Columbus-McKinnon Corporation

Matthew Sydor | Secretary

Housing Retention Counselor, Evergreen Health Services 

Nick Bell | Fundraising Committee Member

Buyer at PCB Piezotronics

Michael Byrns

Self-employed, General construction

Rose Caldwell

Communications and Public Relations Director, Catholic Charities of Buffalo

Joseph Cohen

Director of Estimating Sr.VP CannonDesign AIA CPA

Mary Cohen 

Special Education Teacher, ECMC PEDS

Greer Hamilton

Community Impact Coordinator, Mobile Safety-Net; Basic Human Needs Initiative, John R. Oishei Foundation

Terri Kolodziej | Fundraising Committee Member

Director of Clinical Education – Physical Therapy, Daemen College

Richard McDermott

Compliance and Control Analyst VI, Key Bank

Rev. Victor Metivier

Retired UMC Clergy

Ron Peters | Finance Committee Member

Executive Secretary, St. John’s Lutheran Home for Children

Rev. Brian Rotach

Pastor, Seneca Street United Methodist Church

Rollin Shoemaker

Career Management Systems, President

Brad Stooksbury | Technology Committee Chair

Vice President, M&T Bank

Advisory Group:

Paige-Elizabeth Avery | Organizational Development Coordinator

Former AmeriCorps VISTA, Seneca Street CDC; J.D Candidate, Washington and Lee School of Law

Kris Kline

Senior Administrative Assistant, HSBC Bank

Joe Peters

Corporate Recruiter, Fiserv

Lindsey Peters

ELA / AIS Teacher, Fillmore Central School


Beth Buckley | Legal Counsel


Lynn Cercone | Financial Consultant

Business Manager, Saint Joseph University Parish