Peaceprints of WNY’s Executive Team

Cindi McEachon, Executive Director


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.  Prior to joining the Peaceprints Team, 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 a member of Leadership Buffalo (class of 2016), the Erie County Reentry Taskforce, the Erie County Reentry Coalition, as well as a proud member of the Junior League of Buffalo, presently serving as the organizations president, she also serves as a board of director for Homespace, LLC – an organization that empowers young mothers often exploited by our foster care system.

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.  In 2017,  Cindi was recognized by Lockport High School as a Distinguished Alumni as well as by Buffalo Business First as a 40 under 40 honoree.  Cindi most recently received the 2018 Junior League of Buffalo’s Presidents Award and the 2018 Medaille College, Distinguished Alumni Award. 

2020 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


Sibatu Khahaifa

Retired Superintendent, NYS Department of Corrections



Cindi McEachon


James Bobseine

Civil Rights Attorney, Equal Opportunity Employment Commission

Wendy Diina

Associate Director, Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra

Kelly Wofford

Director of Community Relations, Erie County Medical Center

Christopher Costanzo

Independent Marketing/Sales Consultant

Kevin Ross

Producer Business Development, Lawley Insurance

Michael Huber

Vice President Commercial Banking, J.P. Morgan Chase

Corey McCarthy

Owner, McCarthy IE

Matthew Mackiewicz

Branch Manager, Key Bank

Brandon Jones

Senior Purchasing Manager, PCB Piezotronics, Inc

Blair L. Bedgood

Associate, J.P. Morgan Chase