About Us

We make Jamestown better through

inspiration, action, and celebration!

Meet our staff

Mary Maxwell

Neighborhood Coordinator

716-708-6964

mary@jamestownrenaissance.org

Frank Besse

Urban Core Director

716-708-6761

frank@jamestownrenaissance.org

Meet our board

Kristofor Sellstrom, P.E.

Co-Chair

Electric and Gas Resources Manager

Jamestown Board of Public Utilities

Eddie Sundquist

Co-Chair

Mayor

City of Jamestown

Tory Irgang

Vice-Chair

Executive Director

Chautauqua Region Community Foundation

Lillian V. Ney, M.D.

Secretary

Former City Council President

and Retired Physician

Kristy Zabrodsky

Treasurer

Shareholder

Buffamante Whipple Buttafaro, P.C.

Rod Drake

Principal

Clark Patterson Lee

Len Faulk, Ph.D.

Chair

Neighborhood Task Force, Strategic Planning & Partnership Commission

Rev. Luke Fodor

Rector

St. Luke’s Church

Kristin M. Lee Yaw, Esq.

Partner

Hall & Lee Yaw, LLP

Gregory Rabb, J.D.

Professor

Jamestown Community College

Crystal Surdyk, APA

Director of Development

City of Jamestown

Randy Sweeney

Former Executive Director

Chautauqua Region Community Foundation