Weekly Feature



2008-05-07 / Front Page

Community News

The Amherst Drug Court & Therapeutic Foundation named three new members to the board of directors: Barry W. Brandon, senior vice president and general counsel of the Seneca Gaming Corporation; Jim Cavanaugh, court analyst for Amherst Justice Court and therapeutic court coordinator; and Mike Dolan, partner with Tronconi Segarra & Associates LLP.

The American Diabetes Association of Western New York has named its newly formed Leadership Board for 2008. Jerry Leary, CEO of Koike Aronson, and Pamela Beamer, certified diabetes educator, have taken on the roles of Leadership Board chair and vice president for 2008. Other board members include: Margie Mager, United Memorial Medical Center; Paul Nasca, Integrity Supplying Solutions; Jim Horbowicz, M&T Bank, retired; Janice Horbowicz, Prudential Insurance, retired; Brendan Rich, Phillips Lytle; Ron Lee, DuPont; Ken Potts, Citigroup; Sally Luczak, Business First; Judy LiPuma, Bank of America; and Dr. Jeff Carrel, Podiatry Affiliates.

Annette Gill, owner of Gill Gifts in Amherst, has been appointed to the Minority and Women-Owned Business Committee for the Town of Amherst. Appointed at the April 21 Town Board meeting, Gill will serve through 2011.

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