Amy E. Popadick

Executive Director


Cynthia L. McDonald

Program Director


The BISON Fund Board of Directors consists of prestigious individuals across WNY, providing a wealth of experience and passion for our mission. The Board works tirelessly to aid our strategic and fundraising objectives. Thanks to the dedication of our board and their commitment, 100% of your donation will directly change the life of a child in Western New York.

Jonathan Amoia
Sandhill Investment Management

Patricia A. Farrell
Wilmington Trust

Tod D. Martin

James J. Nash
Nash Connors, P.C.

Christine L. Standish
Community Volunteer

Kellie M. Ulrich
Foundation for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Buffalo

Paul D. Bauer
Community Volunteer

Andrew L. Fors
Fors Holdings

Michael L. McCabe
Delaware North

Rev. Joseph S. Rogliano
Pastor, St. Mark/St. Rose of Lima Church

Elizabeth C. Sullivan
Community Volunteer

Heather A. Williams
OSC Charitable Foundation

Thomas R. Beecher, Jr.

Sen. Christopher L. Jacobs
New York State Senate

Hon. Nancy A. Naples
Community Volunteer

Paul P. Seminara
Community Volunteer

Dennis J. Szymkowiak
Szymkowiak & Associates CPAs, PC

President’s Council Designees