Peaceprints™ of WNY Executive Team

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Cindi joined the Peaceprints family as Executive Director in 2014.  She holds an undergraduate degree in Health & Human Services from the University at Buffalo, as well as a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Medaille College.  In her previous life, Cindi served as the Erie County Reentry Taskforce Coordinator immersing herself in the needs of both the providers and clients alike. Prior to serving as the ECRTF Coordinator, Cindi initiated her career in reentry serving as a Senior Job Developer for the Center for Employment Opportunities.  In addition to serving as PPWNY’s Executive Director, Cindi remains an active member of our community. Cindi is an active member of Women on the Rise as well as a proud member of the Junior League of Buffalo, presently serving as the Board Strategic Planning Officer, she also serves as the Board Secretary for Homespace, LLC as well as Board Secretary for For Our Daughters, Inc. Cindi is also a volunteer coach for the Buffalo Chapter of Girls on the Run. Cindi was recognized in 2015 as one of Buffalo’s Women Who Move the City honorees, and in 2016 Cindi was recognized both as an Athena Young Professional finalist as well as a Woman in Leadership by the Buffalo Chapter of NYS Women’s Inc.


2017 Board of Directors

Board Executive Team


Ryan Caster

Principal, Freed Maxick CPAs, P.C.


Dr. Rolanda Ward

Associate Professor of Social Work, Niagara University


Michael Noah 

Vice President Commercial Banking, Bank on Buffalo


George Smilanich

Assistant Vice-President, M&T Bank


Cindi McEachon


Juan Flores

Technician, Wittburn Enterprises, Inc.

Maryalice Demler

Anchor, WGRZ-TV

Liza Acanfora

Adult Program Professional, Erie Boces

Sibatu Khahaifa

Retired Superintendent, NYS Deptartment of Corrections

Christopher Costanzo

Vice President of Premium Seating, Pegula Sports & Entertainment

Tracy Cooley

Director of Finance, Buffalo Urban Renewal Agency