“United Way is a community organization, and ultimately our success is driven by, and on behalf of, our community.”


Dennis Elsenbeck, Board Chair

Phillips Lytle



David Hore, Vice Chair*

PCB Piezotronics, Inc.

Susan O'Sullivan, Vice Chair*

Ingram Micro

Sarah Hedges, Treasurer*

Dopkins & Company


Darley Willis, Secretary*

Community Volunteer

Herbert J. Glose** 

Counsel, Barclay Damon LLP

*Executive Committee Member

**Counsel to the Board of Directors (non-voting)


Jamie Batt
Rupp, Baase, Pzalgraf, & Cunningham 

Neil Hosty
M&T Bank
John Rodgers
Independent Health

Allen Brown
Community Volunteer

Frank Hotchkiss
United Steelworkers, District 4
Luis Rodriguez 
Rodriguez Construction Group

Jennifer Stanonis Constantine
WGRZ Channel 2

Donald Ingalls
BlueCross BlueShield of WNY
Brent Rossi
Pegula Sports and Entertainment

Dr. Katherine Conway-Turner
Buffalo State College

Michael McMahon
KeyBank NA
Hon. Robert Russell
Buffalo City Court
Pionne Corbin
David McNamara
Phillips Lytle

Rupa Shanmugam
SoPark Corporation

Reetuparna (Reena) Dutta
Hodgson Russ LLP

Robert Mootry Jr.
CSEA Region 6

Dr. A. Scott Weber
University at Buffalo
Robert Feldman
Gross, Shuman, Brizdle  & Gilfillan
Thomas O'Shei
United Steelworkers/Sumitomo Rubber USA  
Kathy Gill
Delaware North
Jennifer Parker
Jackson Parker Communications LLC
Brian Gwitt
Woods Oviatt Gilman
Dr. Khalid Qazi
Catholic Health System
Debora Hayes
Communications Workers of America
Rev. Rachelle Robinson
Deep Wells Ministries