Our MissionTo eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
Our Vision...is a world without Alzheimer's.
Areas we serve
The Western New York Chapter serves Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans and Wyoming counties.
The Alzheimer's Association, Western New York Chapter is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, donor-supported organization. Programs and services are made possible through contributions from individuals, corporations and foundations. The chapter uses funds raised for programs and services across the eight counties of Western New York and to support research.
Board of Directors - 2014-2015
Barbara Tschamler - President
Linda Steeg, DNP, RN, ANP/BC - Vice-president
Pamela Perkins - Secretary
Kyle J. Rookey, CPA - Treasurer
Estelle Brickner, MSW
Horacio Capote, MD
David Cascio, RN
Colin Costello, CPA
Kristin A. Crandall, LPN
John Di Sciullo
Judy Hutson, MSW
Josh Rogers, CPA
Sheryl Schechter, LMSW
For a list of staff members, visit our Contact Us page.
Employment Opportunities with the WNY Chapter
At this time, the Chapter does not have any open positions. As needed, job openings will be posted here.
THANK YOU for your interest in working with the wonderful professionals of the Alzheimer's Association WNY Chapter!