Chapter Leadership Print

OFFICERS

   
PRESIDENT

Melanie Barnas-Simmons
Director of Advancement
Our Lady of Mercy - 
School for Young Women
1437 Blossom Road
Rochester, NY 14610
585-288-7120, Ext. 311
mbarnas@mercyhs.com






 

VP OF PROFESSIONAL ADVANCEMENT
John Williams
Development Director
ImageOut
204 Brittany Lane
Pittsford, NY 14534
(585) 802-3945
jcwpiano@rochester.rr.com

VP OF MEMBERSHIP

Terra M Keller
Community Relations Manager
Foodlink
1999 Mount Read Blvd Bldg 1-2
Rochester, NY 14615
(585) 328-3380, x131
tkeller@foodlinkny.org

 



VP OF MARKETING
Tiffany Paine-Cirrincione

Associate Director, Advancement and Community Events
James P. Wilmot Cancer Center
University of Rochester
Alumni and Advancement Center
300 East River Road, Box 278996
Rochester, NY 14627
Direct Line: (585) 276-4715
Fax: (585) 461-5351
Tiffany.Paine@rochester.edu
tiffanypaine@gmail.com

TREASURER 
Anne McKenna
Director of Development and Communications
St. Joseph's Neighborhood Center
417 South Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 325-5260 Ext. 1002
Fax: (585) 325-3017
amckenna@sjncenter.org

 

SECRETARY & BE THE CAUSE CAMPAIGN CHAIR

Ryan Elizabeth Kelly
Director of Development
Rochester Rehabilitation
1000 Elmwood Ave.
Rochester, NY 14620
585-271-2520 ext. 1004
Fax: 585-295-8029
rkelly@rochesterrehab.org


 
 
     

DIRECTORS

   
EDUCATION COMMITTEE
Katharine Bassney
Director of Development
Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection
1183 Monroe Avenue
Rochester, NY  14620
(585) 256-7561
Fax: (585) 654-1650
Kbassney@hillside.com

GOVERNMENT RELATIONS
CHAIR

Kimberly Clark

Director of Corporate Communication
and Development
Heritage Christian Services
349 West Commercial St. Ste #2795
E. Rochester, NY 14445-2402
(585) 340-2011
Fax: (585) 340-2006
kclark@heritagechristianservices.org

CFRE CHAIR
Tammy Cohen, CFRE

President
St. Johns Foundation
150 Highland Avenue
Rochester, NY  14620
585-760-1333
tcohen@stjohnsliving.org
COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE CHAIR
Derek DeSol
Writer/Director of Stewardship
Rochester General Hospital Foundation 
100 Kings Highway South
Rochester, NY  14617
(585) 922-4800
derek.desol@rochestergeneral.org
 
2014 REGIONAL
CONFERENCE CO-CHAIR

Melinda Goldberg
Helping Raise Funds & Awareness
167 Council Rock Ave.
Rochester, NY  14610
(585) 746-5648
Fax: (585) 271-4081
mergold@aol.com
EDUCATION COMMITTEE 
CHAIR
Becky Herman

Director of Alumni Relations and Development
Lutheran Medical Center, Dental Medicine
7855 Dryer Road
Victor, NY  14564
(347) 786-0583
bherman@lmcmc.com

EDUCATION COMMITTEE
Cynthia Pacia

Annual Giving Manager
Lollypop Farm, Humane Society of Greater Rochester
99 Victor Road
Fairport, NY 14450

(585) 223-1330 x244
philanthrocat@hotmail.com


EDUCATION COMMITTEE
Marlisa Post
Development Associate
ABVI-Goodwill
422 South Clinton Avenue
Rochester, NY  14620
(585) 697-5713
mpost@abvi-goodwill.com

EDUCATION COMMITTEE
Debra Salmon
Sisters of St. Joseph of Rochester
150 French Road
Rochester, NY  14618
(585) 641-8380
dsalmon@ssjrochester.org

BOARD MEMBER
Patty Schwarzweller
Director of Development
Ronald McDonald House
333 Westmoreland Drive
Rochester, NY  14620
(585) 442-5437, x5
pattyschwarzweller@gmail.com 

MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE CHAIR
Martha (Brown) Valenti
Capital Campaign Manager
Foodlink
1999 Mt. Read Blvd.
Rochester, NY  14615
(585) 328-3380, x136
mvalenti@foodlinkny.org
DIVERSITY CHAIR
Gretchen Wood, CFRE
Director of Donor Engagement
Monroe Community College Foundation
Damon City Campus
228 East Main Street
Rochester, NY  14604
(585) 262-1505
gwood9@monroecc.edu
BOARD MEMBER
Debbie Zeger, CFRE
Executive Director

Temple Beth El
139 South Winton Road
Rochester, New York 14610
(585) 473-1770
Fax: (585) 473-2689
dzeger@tberochester.org

   
     
OTHER POSITIONS (NON-BOARD)

   
SCHOLARSHIP CHAIR
Julie Murawski
Director of Development
Lifespan of Greater Rochester
1900 S. Clinton Avenue
Rochester, NY  14618
(585) 244-8400, x182
jmurawski@lifespan-roch.org
SOCIAL MEDIA CHAIR
Kate Balconi
Holy Childhood

100 Groton Parkway
Rochester, NY  14623
(585) 359-3710, x169
kbalconi@holychildhood.org



 

FUNDAMENTALS CHAIR

AWARDS CHAIR
Bradley Schreiber

Senior Director of Planned Giving
The College at Brockport
State University of New York
350 Campus Drive
Brockport, NY  14420
(585) 395-5161
Fax: (585) 395-2723
bschreib@brockport.edu



2014 NATIONAL PHILANTHROPY 
DAY CHAIR

Karen Humbert

Associate Director, Events & Annual Giving
Rochester General Hospital Foundation
100 Kings Highway South
Rochester, NY 14617
(585) 922-2929
Fax: (585) 922-4889
Karen.Humbert@rochestergeneral.org 


2014 NATIONAL 
PHILANTHROPY DAY CO-CHAIR
Meaghan de Chateauvieux

Development Director
Alternatives for Battered Women
PO Box 39601
Rochester, NY 14604
(585) 232-5200, x223
Meaghand@abwrochester.org


 

2014 REGIONAL
CONFERENCE CO-CHAIR
Karen Higman
Principal
SBS Fund Counsel LLC
103 Garden Drive
Fairport, NY 14450
(585) 880-1386
khigman@rochester.rr.com

     
     
CHAPTER ADMINISTRATOR

   
Brenda Thornton
AFP Genesee Valley Chapter
PO Box 425
Spencerport, NY  14559
(585) 586-7810
Fax: (888) 366-9196
info@afpgv.org
   
Last Updated on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 02:24 PM