We’re proud to have some of our area’s most influential leaders on our Board of Directors. 

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Stephanie Seiffert — President
Counsel, Nixon Peabody

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Katelin Pellett — Vice-President
Vice President of Programs,
Causewave Community Partners

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Wende Knapp, Esq. — Immediate Past President
Attorney, Xerox Corporation


Melissa Palmer - Treasurer
Executive Vice President, CFO/COO, Butler/Till


Michelle Schleher — Secretary
Sr. Construction Project Manager, Facilities, Planning & Construction, Rochester Regional Health

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Susan Acker
First Vice President - Wealth Management, Acker & Associates


Julie Bazan
Adjunct Professor, Nazareth College


Alyssa Belasco
Director of Development and Programs, Women’s Foundation of Genesee Valley


Claudia Burcke
Community Relations Manager, Trillium Health

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Nicole Calcagni
Senior Associate, Investor Relations, Broadstone


Carin Cole
Assistant Dean of Students, Simon Business School


Rachel DeGuzman
President and CEO, 21st Century Arts

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Carey Ann Denefrio
Attorney at Law, Littler Mendelson, P. C.


Andrea Holland
President, Holland Communications

Kathleen Pringle
CEO, Kathleen Pringle Group, Inc. 


Erin Tolefree
Executive Vice President, Baldwin Richardson Foods

Susan George
Director, Events & Affiliate Relations, Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce

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Nina Shelton
Chamber Affiliate Manager, Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce