Committees

Committees and other contacts

Name

 Contact Info:
Education
Mission:

To ensure viability of blues as an art form through educating selected sectors of the WNY Community.

Education Sub-Committees:
Blues in the Schools
AMJAM
Youth Mentoring Program
Community Outreach programs including support of "Nursin' Blues"

Education Chair:
Fran Denk:  fmdenk@verizon.net

AMJAM Chair:          

Jeff Bataglia jbataglia@wnyblues.org

Youth Mentoring Chair:
Doug Yeomans: teleman54@me.com

Blues Cruise
Mission: Planning and implementation of an
annual Blues Cruise featuring WNY Blues Music
open to the public. 

Blues Cruise Co-Chairs:
Nancy Remington: nancy.remington@wnyblues.org
Kim Alessi: kim.alessi@wnyblues.org 
Blue Thursday
Mission: To plan, implement and coordinate the
monthly Blue Thursday events held the second
Thursday of each month, October through April.

Blue Thursday Coordinator
Natalie Neubauer: natalieeubauer@wnyblues.org
Memphis-bound Competition  
Mission: To plan, implement and coordinate
the WNY Blues Society's local Memphis Bound Competition.
Memphis Bound Competition Co-Chairs: 
Natalie Neubauer: natalieneubauer@wnyblues.org
Kim Alessi: kim.alessi@WNYBLUES.org
General info: memphisbound@wnyblues.org
Membership
Mission: To implement, coordinate and manage membership efforts.

Membership Chair: Albert Lesakowski

Registrar  Abertl Lesakoswki Alesakowski@wnyblues.org

Information Technology
Mission: To advise, direct and implement information technology.

                     
Information Technology Chair:
OPEN

 

Volunteers & Recruitment
Mission: To implement and coordinate a volunteer program
for the WNY Blues Society

Volunteer Coordinator Chair:
Albert Lesakowski
alesakowski@wnyblues.com             
Budget Committee
Mission: To work with Society committees to develop an
annual budget to support programs, events and activities
that meet the goals of the Society's mission.

Budget Committee Chair:
OPEN
Public Relations and Marketing
Mission: 

To provide promotions and marketing support to the
WNY Blues Society in all its endeavors in fulfilling the
organization’s mission in keeping the Blues alive.

Public Relations and Marketing Chair:
OPEN