This is a directory of some of the staff in departments that may work on information for the website. For contact information by department please click Departments.
Administrator's Office
Name Title Phone Number
Jack Searles County Administrator 716-938-2577
Sandra Ponczkowski Deputy Budget Director 716-938-2277
Lori Pangborn Secretary to County Administrator 716-938-2232
Cheryl OKeefe Secretary to County Administrator 716-373-3202
Attorney's Office
Name Title Phone Number
Ann Giglio
Jeanne Matteson
Economic Development
Name Title Phone Number
Crystal Abers Director 716-938-2310
Joe Williams Government Marketing Manager 716-938-2331
Paul Bishop Senior Planner 716-938-2369
Matt Bull Business Specialist 716-938-2311
Becky Smith Tourism Assistant 716-938-2307
Jacquie Gardner Tourism Assistant 716-938-2242
Deborah Miller Junior Accountant 716-938-2318
Ginger Malak
Jeremy Knab Web Technician 716-938-2305
Name Title Phone Number
Kathleen Ellis Administrative Officer 716-938-3381
Environmental Health
Debra Nichols
Chris Covert Environmental Health 716-701-3391
Susan A Andrews Director of Patient Services 716-701-3438
Chris Crawford 716-701-3388
Human Resources
Name Title Phone Number
Julie J. Carr Personnel Officer 716-938-2241
Kristine Phinney Senior Human Resources Specialist 716-938-2339
Mallory Short Human Resource Specialist 716-938-2315
Cynthia Koch Personnel Assistant 716-938-2281
Susan Jones Senior Personnel Clerk 716-938-2317
Katie Ambuski Safety Engineer 716-938-2284
Alicia M Brown Employee Benefit Assistance 716-938-2283
Office of Emergency Services
Name Title Phone Number
Robert Kuhn County EMS Coordinator 716-938-2244
Catherine Peters Assistant to the Director 716-938-2213
Public Works
Name Title Phone Number
Linda McAndrew
Risk Management
Name Title Phone Number
Katie Ambuski Safety Engineer 716-938-2284
Alicia M Brown Employee Benefit Assistance 716-938-2283
Treasurer's Office
Name Title Phone Number
Robyn Beardsley Property Tax Clerk 716-938-2271
Colette Webster Junior Accountant 716-938-2269