Our Board

Sebastian Maroundit, President and Co-founder
Cashier Trainer/Bookkeeper, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY; Graduate of Monroe Community College

Mathon Noi, Vice President and Co-founder
Financial Analyst, Citicorp, Buffalo, NY; BS Accounting, Niagara University

Judy Schwartz, Chair and Chair, Ambassador Program
Chair, Rochester Interfaith Impact of NYS; Member, Brighton Zoning Board of Appeals;  Retired elementary teacher, Rochester, NY

Reed Summers, Vice Chair
Attorney, Sutter, Summers & Lydon PC, Webster, NY

James Rees, Treasurer
Engineer, Xerox Corporation, Rochester, NY (retired)

Mary Rees, Secretary
Career Counselor, Career Development Services
National Technical Institute for the Deaf, Rochester, NY (retired)


Erik Beck, P. Eng
Mining Engineer, Dominion Diamond Mines

Michelle Chiantera
Vice President, Cisco

Advisory Board

Daan Braveman
President, Nazareth College, Pittsford, NY

Kathy Cleary
Analyst, Corporate Executive

Bill Cook
Founding President, Bill Cook Foundation
Distinguished Teaching Professor, SUNY Geneseo (retired)

Deng Mayen Deng
Executive Chief, Mayen-Abun, South Sudan

Mark Hare
Columnist, Democrat & Chronicle, Rochester, NY (retired)

Gaven Hurley
Past Governor of Rotary District 7120, Rochester, NY

Diane King,
Co-Founder, BMISS Author, Child of Sand and Water, children’s book about Salva Dutt and Sebastian Maroundit. Learning Specialist and Counselor, Fairport, NY (retired)