Board of Directors


Board Chair
Erica Tickle – Director of  E-Commerce, Wegmans Food Markets

Vice Chair
Michael Mendoza – Commissioner of Public Health, Monroe County 

Lance Thomas – Chief Financial Officer, WXXI

Majuwa Kowai-Bell – Senior Mortgage Loan Originator, Genesee Regional Bank

Past Chair
Barbara Purvis –  President, Essex Hotel Management

Other Members

Teresa Anderson – Finance Vice President, Excellus Health Plan

Christopher J. Beato – Marketing Manager, Wegmans Food Markets

Mark Crandall – Real Estate Agent, Howard Hanna

Anne Dyring Riley – Sole Member/Attorney, Anne Dyring Riley LLC

Dorothy Ferguson –  Counsel, Bond, Schoeneck & King

Jamie Frumusa –  Senior Account Supervisor, Tipping Point Communications

Cassandra George-Ramos – Principal, Wind and Water Consulting

Heidi Macpherson – President, The College at Brockport 

Emily Neece –  Human Resources Professional, Retired

Mary O’Connell – Partner, Trevett Cristo

Sharon Rivais – Chief Actuary, Relph Benefit Advisors

Hilda Rosario-Escher – Nonprofit Professional, Retired

Steve Scott –  President & CEO, North Coast Claims Service

Chris Williams – Owner/ President, Chris Williams Agency Inc. 

Willow Honorary Advisory Board

Michelle Ashby – CEO, Tipping Point Communications

Monica Guardino – Senior Director of Finance, Humanitarian Services American Red Cross

Olga Mendez – Director of Member and Community Relations, Gunlocke Company

Sherry Rettew – Human Resources Manager, Lacy Katzen LLP

Trish Rissone – Manager, Building & Support Services, ESL Federal Credit Union

Debra Salmon – Vice President, Al Sigl Foundation

Ed Shill – President & CEO, QCI Asset Management, Inc.

Michele Williams – Sales Consultant, Worth New York