Community’s  Most Influential Leaders Named to Business First “Power  250”  and “Power Politicians 20” List

From college presidents to enterprising clegy    and medical service CEO’s the following  community leaders were among those recently  naned to the  Buffalo Business First prestigeous   annual “Power  250 List.” of powerful people in Western New York. Congratulations!

Katherine Conway-Turner – President SUNY Buffalo State

Kunle Odunsi – Deputy Director Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

Kriner Cash – Superintendent Buffalo City School District

Brenda McDuffie – President & CEO Buffalo Urban League

Mark Blue – President NAACP Buffalo Branch

Dwayne Jones – Pastor Mount Aaron Baptist Church

Lavonne Ansari – CEO Community Health Center of Buffalo Inc.

Michael Chapman – Pastor & CEO St. John Baptist Church

Stephen Tucker – Executive Director  Northland Workforce Training Center

Raul Vazquez – President & CEO G-Health Enterprises

Thurman Thomas – President 34 Group

Additionally, the following elected officials were among those named to the publication’s list of the area’s 20 most influential and powerful politicians.  The “Power Politicns 20”  list included:

Crystal Peoples-Stokes – Majority Leader New York State Assembly 

Byron Brown – Mayor City of Buffalo

Darius Pridgen – Common Council President City of Buffalo