Cheryl Bird | Executive Director

Retired Center for Sustainability and Civic Engagement, Daemen College


Board of Directors

Jerry Fritz| President

Retired Site Manager, Moog Inc. Space and Defense Group

Matthew Sydor | Vice President

Director of Housing Services, Evergreen Health Services

Robert Montgomery | Treasurer

Retired CFO, Columbus-McKinnon Corporation

Rose Caldwell | Secretary

Communications and Public Relations Director, Catholic Charities of Buffalo

Nick Bell 

Procurement Specialist, Cannon Design

William (Bill) Andrews

President & CEO, Monofrax LLC

MacKenzie Campbell

Lab Technician, Steuben Foods- Former SSCDC Youth Programs Participant

Melissa Combes


Rev. Victor Metivier

Retired UMC Clergy

Maureen Palmer

Speech Language Pathologist, Kaleida Health

Rev. Brian Rotach

Retired Pastor, Seneca Street United Methodist Church

Rollin Shoemaker

Career Management Systems, President

Stephen Turner

Partner, The Bonadio Group

Cameron Smith

Director of Finance, Supportive Services Corporation

Kathryn D’Angelo

Assistant General Counsel, Buffalo Bills LLC

Karen Howard

Retired EVP Kei Advisors, Retired CFO Columbus McKinnon Corp


Advisory Group:

Paige-Elizabeth Avery

Former AmeriCorps VISTA at Seneca Street CDC

Attorney at Harter Secrest and Emery

Kris Kline

Senior Administrative Assistant, HSBC Bank

Joe Peters

Corporate Recruiter, Fiserv

Lindsey Peters

ELA / AIS Teacher, Fillmore Central School

Ron Peters

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


Beth Buckley | Legal Counsel


Lynn Cercone | Financial Consultant

Business Manager, Saint Joseph University Parish