Women's Business Center

 Advisory Board

Board Chair:

 

Sawrie Becker, Commissioner, Erie County Office of Public Advocacy

Membership:

 

Denise Neamon, Partner, Gaines, Kriner, Elliott, LLP

Programming:

 

Joan Graci, President, APA Solutions

Rebranding:

 

Gail MacCleverty, VP, First Niagara Bank

 



Board Members

Christine Bonaguide    
Partner
Hodgson Russ     

Lisa Coppola
Rupp, Baase, Pfalzgraf
Cunningham & Coppola LLC   

Bernie Aja,
Vice President
Key Bank

Deborah DiMatteo
Vice President
M & T Bank

Cesar Cabrera
Regional Representative
NYS Dept. of Labor

Lisa Kirisits             
President
Kirisits & Associates
CPAs, PLLC

Nancy LaTulip
Vice President,
Retail Banking
Lake Shore Banking

Gail MacCleverty
Vice President
First Niagara Bank

Rita Markle
Chief Learning Officer
Performance Management Partners Inc.

Renee Martinez
President/Owner 
Ruby Marketing Communications, Inc.

Diana Cihak
Program Director
WomenElect

Meela Moore 
Owner
La Moore, Enterprises

Denise Neamon   
Gaines Kriner Elliott
LLPS

Steve Harvey
Executive Director
WNY Consortium of Higher Education

Susan Sabio         
Director of HR
T.L. Cannon
Management

John Hogg
President
Straight-Forward Consulting

Sabina Ramsey
NAWBO Representative

Christina Orsi
Regional Director
Empire State Development

Maryann Stein
Dir. International
Programs
ECIDA

Sherry Sutton
President & Owner
Sassy Design Group

Geraldine Ford
Dept. of Admin., Finance, Policy & Urban Affairs

Lynn Oswald
Director
Niagara SBDC

Michael Roberts
Purchasing Supervisor
ECMC Corporation

Janine Tramont
Investor Relations Manager
Buffalo Niagara Partnership

Derek Vanderlinde
Assistant Vice President
Five Star Investment Svcs.

 

 

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