Our Staff & Board of Directors

Administrative Staff

  • Crystal Selk, Executive Director

  • Mary Schaefer, Senior Manager, Marketing

 

Youth Program Staff

  • Marino Frias, Senior Manager, After-School Programs

  • Sanassa Camara, Youth Program Specialist

  • Evelyn Escabi, Youth Program Specialist

  • Eileen Mercado, Prevention Specialist

 

Senior Program Staff

  • Danette Porto, Senior Specialist of Older Adult Programs

  • Migdalia Martinez, Older Adult Programs Specialist

  • Joanne Russ, Older Adult Programs Specialist

 

 

2021 Board of Directors

  • Thomas Hughes, President – Senior Associate, Lippes Mathias LLP

  • Arielle Peterson, Vice President – Founder and Executive Director, Primary Hall Preparatory Charter School

  • Jeffrey Pirrone, Treasurer – Executive Director, NAMI Buffalo & Western New York

  • Russell Davidson, Secretary – Title III Program Director, D’Youville University

  • Raby Ba – Health and Wellness Coordinator, Independent Health Foundation

  • Courtney Bauer – Clinical Transformation Specialist, Catholic Medical Partners

  • Jasmine Fluker – Executive Director, Teach for America Buffalo

  • Jeannethe King – Physical Therapist, PT/OT Downtown Site Coordinator, Excelsior Orthopedics

  • Molly Rich Lambros – Rich Family Council/Community Volunteer, Rich Products Corporation

  • Steven Root – Senior Manager, Corporate Planning & Business Development, Rich Products Corporation

  • Ashley Snowden – Director, Physician and Corporate Relations, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

  • Cory Watson – Events Director, Buffalo Niagara Convention Center

 

Emeritus Members

  • Margaret Alfano,┬áDirector Emeritus

  • James Messina,┬áDirector Emeritus

  • Elizabeth Murphy, Director Emeritus

  • Carole Perla,┬áDirector Emeritus

  • Vicki DiFrancisco, Director Emeritus