Board/Staff                                                                          

BOARD SELECTION POLICY

The term of office of each member of the Agency shall be at the pleasure of the Wyoming County Board of Supervisors, and each member shall continue to hold office until his successor is appointed and has qualified.

MEET OUR BOARD

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Mark Dadd,Chairman                                           166 Main Street                                               Attica, New York 14011

A.D. Berwanger, Vice Chairman 

6608 East Arcade Road                                           Arcade, New York 14011

Sandy Pirdy, Vice Secretary                              237 Main Street                                          Arcade, New York 14009

Rebecca RyanTreasurer 
172 West Buffalo Street
Warsaw, New York 14569

Robert Fontaine, Secretary                               Upstate Door, Inc.                                                   26 Industrial Street                                       Warsaw,  New York 14569

James R. Hardie 
1060 Alleghany Road
Attica, New York 14011             

E. Joseph Gozelski                                          6175 E. Lake Road                                                 PO Box 331                                                   Silver Springs, New York 14550         

 

 

                                                                    

COMMITTEES

Governance Committee

Audit Committee

Finance Committee

Mark Dadd, Chairman

Mark Dadd, Chairman

Mark Dadd, Chairman

A.D. Berwanger,Vice-Chairperson

A.D. Berwanger,Vice-Chairperson

A.D. Berwanger,Vice-Chairperson

Robert Fontaine, Secretary

Robert Fontaine, Secretary

Robert Fontaine, Secretary

Rebecca Ryan, Treasurer

Rebecca Ryan, Treasurer

Rebecca Ryan, Treasurer

Sandy Pirdy, Vice- Secretary

Sandy Pirdy, Vice-Secretary

Sandy Pirdy, Vice- Secretary 

E. Joseph Gozelski 

E. Joseph Gozelski  

E. Joseph Gozelski

James R. Hardie

James R. Hardie

James R. Hardie


STAFFING POLICY

The Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer are employees of the Agency and may not be one of its members. 

The Agency may from time to time employ such personnel as it deems necessary to exercise its powers, duties, and functions as prescribed by the New York State Industrial Development Agency Act, as amended and all other laws of the State of New York applicable thereto. The selection and compensation of all personnel shall be determined by the agency subject to the laws of the State of New York.

MEET OUR STAFF

Executive Director/ CEO/CFO - James Pierce

Jim has worked in Economic Development  in Wyoming County for 18 years.  Coming to us from our associate agency; The Wyoming County Business Center, where he was the President  for the past 5 years.   Previous to that Jim spent several years running the county Chamber of Commerce and has had much experience working with our local businesses and knows the issues that affect our manufacturers, entrepreneurs, farmers and green energy producers. 

Info: Telephone 585-786-3764(ext#132); Fax: 585-786-3764 ; e-mail: [email protected].

Director of Operations- Robin L. Marschilok

Robin joined the WCIDA in 2006. Her responsibilities and duties include many aspects of the Agency's daily functions, financial reporting, and keeping abreast of State and Federal regulatory requirements.  As Director of Operations she provides prospective clients with IDA assistance and loan applications and directs business owners to the proper agencies for additional business assistance.  Contact information: Telephone 585-786-3764 (ext#130); Fax 585-786-6020; e-mail: [email protected]

Program Manager - Jennifer Tyczka

Jennifer joined the WCIDA staff with a back ground in office administration and bookkeeping. Jennifer is responsible for the maintainence of the loan accounts and the FastTrac entrepreneurship program.  Contact information:  Telephone 585-786-3764 (ext#131); Fax 585-786-6020; e-mail: [email protected]

Special Projects Coordinator - William J. Daly

Bill became Director of Planning and Development for Wyoming County on August 1, 2014 after being hired out of retirement by the Wyoming County Board of Supervisors.  He had been a private businessman and business consultant before serving as the Director of Planning and Economic Development for Chautauqua County and the Executive Director/CEO of the County of Chautauqua IDA from January 2006 until May 2014. His additional duties with the WCIDA began in June 2015.  Contact information: Telephone: 585-786-8820 (ext#115); Cell: 716-450-4744; Fax: 585-786-6020; e-mail: [email protected]