Leadership Team

2018-2019 Agency Board of Directors

Michael Ervin
Freed Maxick CPAs, P.C., Chair

Tracy Meyer
Community Volunteer, Vice Chair


John A. Camardo, III, Secretary
The Chapel


Leon Smith IV, Treasurer
Niagara Lubricant Company, Inc.


Schuyler Banks
Leadership & Business Academy

Cynthia Cable Ernst
ExecuPharm, Inc.


Liz Kahn
Person Centered Services Care Coordination


Karen Lazik
People, Inc.


Anthony Montagna
Independent Health


Valerie Muka

Evans Bank

*Carolyne DeFranco
President & CEO, Gateway-Longview, Inc.

2018-2019 Foundation Board of Directors


*Carolyne DeFranco
President & CEO, Gateway-Longview, Inc.

Mike Ervin
Freed Maxick, CPAs, PC

Jeremy C. Hudson
Hudson Advisors, Chair

Scott Dempsey
Red Stone Equity Partners, LLC, SVP, Acquisitions

Christine Collins-Schwinger
Collins Advisors

Courtney Hunter
Miller Gesko Wealth Management, Secretary

Administrative Leadership Team


Carolyne DeFranco

President and CEO

Erin Bice
Vice President of Human Resources


Kristy D’Angelo
Vice President of Behavioral Health Services


Michelle Federowicz Cope
Vice President of Foster Care & Residential Services

Tim Girard

Vice President of Educational Services

​​Mike Kelly
Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance

Gary J. Rouleau
Vice President of Foundation & Organizational Advancement


Larry W. Perry
Vice President of Operations


Pamela Rouse, LMSW, CHC
Vice President of Corporate Integrity, Privacy Officer