About

Staff

Buffalo Place’s staff is led by Executive Director Michael T. Schmand and includes seven professional and administrative staff members, plus eight operations crew members. The staff of Buffalo Place strives everyday to make Downtown Buffalo clean, safe and fun for everyone.

Management Team

 
Michael T. Schmand
Executive Director
 
W. Morgan Smith
Deputy Executive Director
 
 

Administrative Department

Mary Crocker
Records Administrator
 
Antoinette Allen
Executive Assistant
 

Security Department

 

Operations Department

Joyce Emke 
Security Program Manager/ Buffalo Place Rangers 
 

Gabriel Vazquez
Ranger Supervisor
(716) 854-RIDE
 Contact W. Morgan Smith

Marketing Department

Erin M. Carmina
Marketing Coordinator
 

   

Planning Department

Debra Chernoff
Manager of Planning