Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Officers

Tashanda Thomas

Chair

Tashanda Thomas-Brown, PHR, SHRM-CP

Chief Human Resources Officer
WXXI Public Broadcasting

Heidi Macpherson

Vice Chair

Heidi Macpherson

nothing

President
SUNY Brockport

Peter Messner

Treasurer

Peter Messner

nothing

President
Messner Flooring Company

Kelly Metz Davis

Secretary

Kelly Metz Davis

NTID Support Faculty
RIT Saunders College of Business

Michael Mendoza

Past Chair

Dr. Michael Mendoza, MD, MPH

Commissioner of Public Health
Monroe County

 

Members

Kesha Carter

Kesha Carter

Chief Diversity Officer
Coordinated Care Services

Michelle Daubert

Michelle Daubert

Senior Real Estate Counsel
Wegmans Food Markets

Katherine Dupra

Katherine Dupra

Owner & Co Founder
Revel Woods

Dorothy Ferguson

Dorothy Ferguson

Counsel
Bond, Schoeneck, & King, PLLC

Jamie Frumusa

Jamie Frumusa

Director, Enterprise Communication
Herschend Family Entertainment

Mary O'Connell

Mary O’Connell

Partner
Crown Castle

Cory Mau

Cory Mau

Director of Corporate Financial
Planning and Analysis, Paychex

Michael Green

Mike Green

Visiting Assistant Professor
Rochester Institue of Technology

Michael Fowler

Michael Fowler

Chief Deputy Sheriff
Monroe County Sheriff’s Office

John Roberts

John Roberts

Chief Strategy Officer and Founder
Truth Collective

Steve Scott Sr.

Steve Scott Sr.

President & CEO
North Coast Claims Service

Denee Stirpe

Denee Stirpe

Vice President of HR
Baldwin Richardson Food

Trish Rissone

Trish Rissone

Manager, Building & Support Services
ESL Federal Credit Union

Lance Thomas

Lance Thomas

Chief Financial Officer
WXXI Public Broadcasting Council

Thaddeus Mack

Tad Mack

Deputy County Clerk

Monroe County

Helen Scalia

Helen Scalia

Associate Director, Legal Operations
Carrier

 

Willow Honorary Advisory Board

  • Teresa Anderson | Finance Vice President, Excellus Health Plan
  • Michelle Ashby | CEO, Tipping Point Communications
  • Chris Beato | Marketing Manager, Wegmans
  • Anne Dyring-Riley | Attorney, Anne Dyring Riley, LLC
  • Cassandra George Ramos | Retired
  • Monica Guardino | Senior Director of Finance, Humanitarian Services American Red Cross
  • Olga Mendez | Corporate Director Of Human Resources, American Packaging Corporation
  • Emily Neece | Retired
  • Barbara Purvis | Essex Hotel Management
  • Sherry Rettew | Director of Human Resources at Fisher Associates
  • Debra Salmon | Retired
  • Ed Shill | President & CEO, QCI Asset Management, Inc.
  • Michele Williams | Licensed Real Estate Salesperson EXP Realty-Team Lisa Wasson

 

Willow Committee Members

Governance Finance Committee Audit Committee
  • Michelle Daubert, Chair
  • Barbara Purvis
  • Debra Salmon
  • Dorothy Ferguson
  • Emily Neece
  • Steve Scott, Sr.
  • Peter Messner, Finance and Audit Chair
  • Barbara Purvis
  • Kristin Hughes
  • Lance Thomas
  • Mary O’Connell
  • Sharon Rivais
  • Teresa Anderson
  • Cory Mau
  • Community Members
    Terry O’Hare
    Monica Savino
    Carly Laurincella
  • Willow Lead:
    Suzanne Nye
  • Peter Messner, Treasurer
  • Mary O’Connell
  • Willow Lead:
    Suzanne Nye
Investment Development Strategic Planning/Monitoring
  • Cory Mau, Chair
  • Mary O’Connell
  • Barbara Purvis
  • Lance Thomas
  • Willow Lead:
    Suzanne Nye
  • Jamie Frumusa, Chair
  • Barbara Purvis
  • Dorothy Ferguson
  • Katherine Dupra
  • Michelle Daubert
  • Sharon Rivais
  • Cassandra George-Ramos
  • Victor Sanchez
  • Heidi Macpherson, Chair
  • Erica Tickle
  • Jamie Frumusa
  • Mike Mendoza
  • John Roberts
  • Kristin Hughes
  • Willow Lead:
    Meaghan de Chateauvieux
Deaf IGNITE Facilities Task Force Human Resources Task Force
  • Kelly Metz Davis, Chair
  • Tim Albert
  • Patti Canne
  • Yvette Chirenje
  • Carrie Fisher
  • Tiffany Panko
  • Vicki Hurwitz
  • Mary Karol Matchett
  • TJ Sanger
  • Leeanne Valentine
  • Trish Rissone, Chair
  • Anne Dyring-Riley
  • Steve Scott
  • Community Members:
    Kurt Ingerick
    Patrick Wahl
  • Willow Lead:
    Meaghan de Chateauvieux
  • Denee Stirpe, Co-Chair
  • Tashanda Thomas, Co-Chair
  • Olga Mendez
  • Sherry Rettew
  • Community Members:
    Amorette Miller
    Chris Miller
    Donna Bell
    Jerris Wade
    Lisa Critchley
    Natosha Mcdonald
    Sherry Rettew
  • Willow Lead:
    Meaghan de Chateauvieux
    Oliva Frost
Marketing Task Force DEI Taskforce
  • Emma Zaremba, Chair
  • Community Members:
    Meg Spoto
    Alyssa Davis
    John Roberts
    Karrie Gurnow
    Jolee Main
    Elizabeth Kronfield
    Julia Betti
    Melissa Yacuzzo
    Sarah Rutherford
  • Staff Members:
    Mesha Caldwell
    Lisa Nolan
    Meaghan de Chateauvieux
  • Willow Staff Lead:
    Nicole Morelle
  • Erica Tickle, Chair
  • Majuwa Kowai-Bell
  • Steve Scott
  • Teresa Anderson
  • Olga Mendez
  • Trish Rissone
  • Willow Staff:
    Tiffany Welch Quinn
    Carly Ianuzzi
    Marge Kreiss
    Jade Welsher
    LaShawn Soto Rivera
    Mesha Caldwell
    Toi Walker Smith
  • Willow Lead:
    Meaghan de Chateauvieux