Board of Trustees


 Richard Hershberger Richard Hershberger, PhD MBA
President, Board of Trustees
Chief Academic Officer
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Mary Farallo Mary Farallo
Vice President, Board of Trustees
System Vice President, HR Operations
Catholic Health
 David Palmer David Palmer 
President Emeritus, Board of Trustees
Commissioner, Personnel
County of Erie
 John Hennessey John Hennessey
 Lori V. Quigley Lori V. Quigley, Ph.D.
Vice President for Academic Affairs
Medaille College
 Clement Kwakye Clement Kwakye
Secretary, Board of Trustees
Site Director
Community Health Center of Buffalo
 Brian Patterson Brian Patterson
Retired Chief of Police
 Linda Capers

Linda Capers-Wheeler

Practice Manager
Kaleida Health Diabetes and 
Endocrinology Center of Western New York


Dr. Jamie Smith

Dean of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Erie Community College


Pratibha Bansal, M.D.

Pain Rehabilitation Center of WNY

 Alex Collichio Alexander Collichio, Esq., SPHR
Director of Labor and Employee Relations
Erie County Medical Center Corporation