Board of Directors

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WENDY BRAND
President,
New York State Assemblyman Joe Giglio

SKIP WILDAY
Vice President
Morgan Stanley

Dr. ANTHONY EVANS
Second Vice President
Cattaraugus County Youth Bureau
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LUCY BENSON
Secretary
Potter Lumber Co.
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STEVE FOSTER
Treasurer
Olean Area Federal Credit Union
Vicki
VICKI BLESSING
Park Centre Development
Dennis.Casey
R. DENNIS CASEY
Casey, Halwig & Hartle Funeral Home

ANDREW CAYA
Caya's Canopies

MARY FREEMAN
FreemanKelley, Inc.

MICHAEL HIGGINS
Airgas

Dr. Naheed Hilal
Obstetrician and Gynecologist,
retired

SHARON MYERS
Cutco Corp.
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TIM O'KEEFE
Cutco Corp.
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DENNIS PEZZIMENTI
Howard Hanna Professionals
Theresa
THERESA RAFTIS
Community Bank, N.A.
Jeffrey.Reisner
JEFFREY REISNER
Reisner Law Group

Audra Stevens
Olean Area Federal Credit Union
Carol
CAROL STITT
CRCF, retired
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DANIEL STRAUCH


Committees

Executive
Lucy Benson, Wendy Brand, Dr. Anthony Evans, Steve Foster and Skip Wilday

Grant Allocations
Lucy Benson, Wendy Brand, Mary Freeman, Mike Higgins, Dr. Naheed Hilal and Theresa Raftis
Chair: Lucy Benson

Board Development
Vicki Blessing, Wendy Brand, Dr. Anthony Evans and James Stitt Jr.
Chair: Wendy Brand

Finance
Wendy Brand, Steve Foster,Mike Higgins, Mike Kasperski, Doug Price and Carol Stitt
Chair: Steve Foster

Investment
Jim Bardenett, Steve Foster, Dr. Naheed Hilal, Dennis Pezzimenti, Theresa Raftis and Carol Stitt
Chair: Carol Stitt Vice Chair: Steve Foster

Marketing
Vicki Blessing, Ted Branch, Sharon Myers, Beth Palumbo, John Sheehan, Audra Stevens, Tyler Threehouse and Skip Wilday
Chair: Sharon Myers, Vice Chair: Vicki Blessing

Scholarship
Lori Anastasia, Andrew Caya, Dennis Casey, Dr. Anthony Evans, Liselle Esposito, Mary Freeman,  Dr. Yogini Kothari, Tim O’Keefe, Brian Palumbo, Betty Pappas, Rose Proto, Theresa Raftis, Jeffrey Reisner and Dr. Colleen Taggerty
Chair: Dr. Anthony Evans

Technology 
Ted Branch, Mike Higgins, Adam Jester and Dave Potter
Chair: Mike Higgins


Honorary Board Members

  • Jerry Moriarty
  • John Northrup
  • Nico VanZwanenberg
  • Dr. Frank Bohan (deceased)
  • Joseph Higgins
  • Barbara Chew
  • Karen Fohl