Our Board

2021-2022 Crisis Services
Board of Directors

Agency Board of Directors

President

Mary Madonia

Senior Tax Manager

Freed Maxick, CPAs

Vice President

Dr. Chris Verni

Dean of Nursing

Niagara University

Treasurer 

Prabha Narayanan

HR Tech & Information Systems Manager

M&T Bank

Secretary

Jenna Luehrsen

Account Manager

Crowley Webb

Agency Board Members At-Large

Dr. Samantha Bordonaro

University Emergency Medical Services

Jessica Brown

Director of Administration and Finance

City of Buffalo

Heather Cruz

Private Consultant

Lawrence Ross

Attorney

Hurwitz & Fine, PC

Bradley Hall

CEO

Eye Care and Vision Associates, LLP

Cynthia Hammer

President

Premier Consulting Associates

Brian McCarthy 

Chief, VHA National Policy

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Francesca Mesiah

Sr. Marketing Associate, Comm. Relations

Kaleida Health

Paul Muck

Senior Facility Director/Manager

Newmark Knight Frank

David Zapfel

President/CEO

Gerard Place

Foundation Board of Directors

President

Cynthia Hammer 

Premier Consulting Associates

Vice President

Sandra M. Calandra

Independent Health Association

Treasurer

Javeena Edwards

CFO

Girl Scouts of WNY

Secretary

Dana Brown

Dana Brown Ministries, Inc.

Foundation Board Members At-Large

Shannon Lach

Private Consultant

LCG, Inc.

Donna Nocera Perna

President

Transit Lanes & Kegler’s Bar and Grill

John Sinclair

Director of Business Development

Hoffman Hanafin & Associates, LLC

Interested in serving on the Crisis Services Agency Board of Directors or our Foundation Board of Directors?

Review both Board Descriptions and complete an application.