Our Board

2022-2023 Crisis Services
Agency and Foundation Board of Directors

Agency Board of Directors


Paul Muck

Voice Actor

Paul Muck Voices

Vice Chair

Mary Madonia


Freed Maxick, CPAs


Jessica Brown

Cash Manager

Erie County Water Authority


Dr. Samantha Bordonaro

UB/MD Emergency Medicine

Agency Board Members At-Large

Lani Churley

Associate Vice President

People Inc.

Heather Cruz

Private Consultant

Bradley Hall


Eye Care and Vision Associates, LLP

Cynthia Hammer


Premier Consulting Associates

Christine Marrano

Vice President

Human Resources, Evergreen Health

Brian McCarthy 

Chief, VHA National Policy

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Tim McKeever

VP of Human Resources

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center

Francesca Mesiah

Sr. Marketing Associate, Comm. Relations

Kaleida Health

Lawrence Ross


Hurwitz Fine PC

Andrenee Smith


Project Management, Operational Management, Finance

Scott Swan

Avp Business Banking Officer

Evans Bank

Dr. Chris Verni

Dean of Nursing

Niagara University

David Zapfel


Gerard Place

Foundation Board of Directors


Sandra M. Calandra

Independent Health Association

Vice Chair

Javeena Edwards

Chief Financial Officer

Girl Scouts of Western New York


Donna Nocera Perna


Transit Lanes & Kegler’s Bar and Grill


Cynthia Hammer 

Premier Consulting Associates

Foundation Board Members At-Large

Shannon Lach

Marketing Manager

Global Enterprise Services

M&T Bank and Wilmington Trust

Carlisle Lipke

Client Relationship Consultant

Dale Carnegie of Western New York and Greater Boston Areas

Jenna Luehrsen

Account Manager

Crowley Webb & Associates

Jordan Modrzynsk


Western New York Law Center

John Sinclair

Director of Business Development

Hoffman Hanafin & Associates LLC

Stefania Talarico

Solutions Consultant

Next HR Solutions

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.