The Erie Community Foundation

Foundation Staff

The Erie Community Foundation Staff


Michael L. Batchelor

Michael L. Batchelor, President

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Contact for:

  • Institutional and Grant Making Partnerships
  • Community Relations
  • Strategic Issues

DeVona Carson

DeVona Carson, Special Assistant to the President

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Contact for:

  • Making a Gift to an Established Fund
  • Making Memorial and Honorarium Gifts
  • Scheduling Appointments with The President and Vice Presidents

Erin D. Fessler

Erin D. Fessler, Vice President of Communications

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Contact for:

  • Erie Vital Signs--The Speakers Bureau and Op-Ed Pieces
  • Erie Gives Day
  • Erie Community Foundation Annual Meeting
  • Media Events
  • Regional Affiliates Marketing

Khristina J. Brown

Khristina J. Brown, Director of Communications

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Contact for:

  • Media, News or Events Questions
  • Website, Facebook, Twitter or YouTube Questions
  • Erie Community Foundation Event Photos
  • Regional Affiliates Marketing

Donna M. Buseck

Donna M. Buseck, Office Administrator/Secretary, Erie Women’s Fund

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Contact for:

  • Upcoming Event Questions and Reservations
  • Erie Women's Fund
  • General Information about The Erie Community Foundation

George E. Espy

George E. Espy, Vice President of Community Impact

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Contact for:

  • Helping Today and Shaping Tomorrow Community Impact Grantmaking
  • Community Initiatives and Partnerships
  • Erie Vital Signs

Susannah Weis Frigon

Susannah Weis Frigon, Vice President of Investor Relations

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Contact for:

  • Donor Relation Issues
  • Giving To/ Through The Erie Community Foundation
  • Establishing a Fund
  • Financial or Legal Advisor Questions

Barbara Sambroak

Barbara F. Sambroak, C.P.A., Vice President of Finance & Administration

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Contact for:

  • Fund Activity Questions
  • Investment Policy of The Erie Community Foundation
  • Donor Advised or Donor Designated Grant Checks

Amanda Schantz

Amanda Schantz Lincoln, Director of Accounting

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Contact for:

  • Fund Activity Questions
  • Donor Advised or Donor Designated Grant Checks

Meghan O'Brien

Meghan O'Brien, Director of Grants Processing

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Contact for:

  • Donor Directed Grant Processing
  • Endowment Fund Accounting Work

Jayne M. Randall

Jayne M. Randall, Scholarship Associate

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Contact for:

  • Scholarship Questions

The Nonprofit Partnership Staff


Robert F. Wooler

Robert F. Wooler, Director

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Contact for:

  • The Nonprofit Partnership or Nonprofit Partnership Day Questions
  • Joining The Nonprofit Partnership
  • Member Benefit Questions

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