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Board of Directors

Buffalo Place Inc. is directed by a 15-member volunteer Board of Directors, composed of eight property owner representatives elected by the property owner members, five public officials, (including the Mayor, the Erie County Third District Legislator, a Common Council Member designee and designees for the County Executive and NFTA Chairman) and two tenant representatives appointed by the County Executive and the Mayor.  The Buffalo Place Board of Directors meets monthly.

Buffalo Place Inc. Board of Directors (Officers*)

Keith M. Belanger, Chairman*
Senior Vice President - M&T Bank
Michael P. Hughes
Vice President/Chief Marketing Officer - Kaleida Health
Anthony J. Colucci III, President & Vice Chairman*
Colucci & Gallaher, PC
John R. Koelmel
President, HARBORcenter Development LLC
Steven J. Carmina, Vice President*
Partner, Carmina Wood Morris DPC
The Honorable Barbara Miller-Williams
Erie County Legislator - 1st District
Michael T. Schmand, Vice President*
Executive Director - Buffalo Place Inc.
Carl P. Paladino
President - Ellicott Development Company
Barbara A. Danner, Treasuer*
Director, Freed Maxick
The Honorable Darius G. Pridgen
Council Member - Ellicott District
Christopher L. Jacobs, Secretary*
President - Avalon Development LLC
Paul L. Snyder III
President & CEO - Snyder Corporation
W. Morgan Smith, Assistant Secretary*
Deputy Executive Director - Buffalo Place Inc.
Rocco Termini
President, Signature Development, Buffalo, LLC
James F. Forton, Counsel*
Forton & Forton Attorneys
Commissioner Maria R. Whyte
Erie County - Office of Environment and Planning
The Honorable Byron W. Brown
Mayor, City of Buffalo
Mark F. Zies
Senior Vice President, HSBC Bank USA
Paul F. Ciminelli
President and CEO - Ciminelli Development