Staff & Board of Directors

Board of Directors


Mary C. Cummings Board Chair

Mary C. Cummings is a Clinical Professor at SUNY Buffalo State College in the Elementary Education and Reading department. She has been an educator for over 42 years and has worked with diverse populations in many areas of the country. Since coming to Buffalo she has been a part of Buffalo State's Work on the West Side through the BELL network and the Community Academic Center. Ms. Cummings attends Kenmore United Methodist Church.

Ann Eisenlord Vice Chair

Charles Massey Secretary

Patricia Potts Treasurer


Anne Doebler, Esq.
Ginger Geoffery
John Harbison
Eric S. Lasch CPA
Adrienne Stanfill
Robert Wehner
Liz Callahan
Elizabeth Bergen, Esq.

Administrative and Program Contacts

Jeff Ogilvie, Director of Employment Services
(716) 882-4963 x211 SEND EMAIL

Donna Pepero, Director of Youth Education Services
(716) 783-5976 SEND EMAIL

Meghann Rumpf Perry, Director of Programs
(716) 882-4963 x208 SEND EMAIL

Karen Andolina Scott, Esq., Managing Attorney, Immigration Legal Services
(716) 882-4963 x203 SEND EMAIL

Sarah Cunningham, Director of Interpreting Services
(716) 882-4963 x207 SEND EMAIL

Scott Matheny, Director of Development
(716) 867-4867 SEND EMAIL

Rebecca Severson, Executive Assistant
(716) 882-4963 x214 SEND EMAIL

Jeff Knapp, Director of Finance
(716) 882-4963 x205 SEND EMAIL

Bryana DiFonzo, Manager of Volunteers and Public Relations
(716) 882-4963 x210 SEND EMAIL(preferred)

Shannon Linehan, Program Manager-Buffalo Refugee Microenterprise Program
(716) 598-9191 SEND EMAIL

Kyla Jaquish, Green Shoots for New Americans Program Manager
(716) 262-5308 SEND EMAIL

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