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COMIDA: County of Monroe Industrial Development Agency

Board of Directors

COMIDA Board Members are appointed by, and serve at the pleasure of the Monroe County Legislature

COMIDA Board Committees

Ann L. Burr

Appointed June 14, 2005

Ann L. Burr currently serves as President, Northeast Region of Frontier Communications in Rochester, New York. She is also Vice President of Government and Regulatory Affairs for Citizens Communications, parent of Frontier, for its national advocacy and government affairs programs in 23 states, affecting Citizens' 2.3 million customers.

Ann is a trustee of Rochester Institute of Technology and serves on the Endowment, Finance and Government Relations Committees. She also is a trustee for the George Eastman House and WXXI. She has served on Monroe County’s Blue Ribbon Financial Commission and the Monroe County Budget Advisory Committee.

Ann holds a BA from Utah State University and an MBA from Chaminade University of Honolulu.

Ann is Chair & Treasurer of COMIDA, a member of the Finance commitee and Chair of the Audit committee.

Jay Popli

Appointed June 11, 2013

Jay is the Executive Vice President – Popli Design Group, a multi-disciplined Architectural, Engineering, and Land Surveying firm headquartered in Penfield New York. Prior to joining the Popli Design Group in 2010, Jay was a senior executive at Hygeia Therapeutics, Sepracor Inc. and Novartis Consumer Health.

Jay is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the MCC Foundation and the Rochester Angel Network.

Jay holds a BS from the University of Rochester, a Masters of Engineering from RIT and an MBA from William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Rochester.

Jay is Vice Chair and

Secretary of the Board of COMIDA, chair of the Governance Committee and a member of the PILOT Compliance Review committee.

Mary Worboys-Turner

Appointed June 10, 2014

Mary A. Worboys-Turner has devoted more than 30 years to education and not-for-profit organizations.

Mary is currently acting CEO of OT Creations LTD, a board member of the PUC Achieve Charter School, The College of Brockport Foundation, Roberts Wesleyan college, Rochester Area Community Foundation and United Way of Greater Rochester Women's Leadership Council and Rochester Rotary Charitable Trusts.

Mary has a BS from Ashland University and an MS from Northern Illinois University.

Mary is a member of the COMIDA Finance Committee.

Peter Buckley

Appointed June 14, 2016

Pete Buckley currently serves as a Project Executive at DGA Builders, LLC. in Pittsford, New York. He manages a diverse team of construction professionals who represent the interests of public/municipal clients during large and complex capital projects. Pete has over 30 years of experience and has completed more than $1 billion in high profile public projects.

Pete is a board member of the Monroe #1 BOCES Foundation. In the past he has served on the Mary Cariola Facilities Committee and the Highland Park Conservancy.

Pete holds a BS in Architecture from New York Institute of Technology.

Daniel Kuntz

Appointed June 14, 2016

Dan is the Business Manager/Secretary-Treasurer of Laborers' Local 435 in Rochester, New York. He is responsible for overseeeing the budget and day-to-day operations of this 1,100 member union, of which he has been an active member for over 24 years. Dan works in conjunction with other professionals in the Rochester community to support local labor in the nine county area in which the Laborers' support.

Dan also serves as the Secretary Treasurer of the Rochester Building Trades, is an Executive Board member of Upstate Laborers' District Council, serves on the Board of WIT Federal Credit Union, is Chairman of the UNICON Board, and is a Board Member of Rochester Careers in Construction, Inc.

Dan is a member of the Rochester Rotary Club, and is committed in giving his time to further support the residents and working families within Rochester and surrounding communities.

Anthony Meleo

Appointed June 14, 2016

Anthony N Meleo is currently working with CWD Boces 2 Adult Education and is a General Managing Partner of Meleo Associates, a real estate holding LLC. He has devoted most of his career to real estate, land development and the construction industries. Anthony Meleo has served as President and Vice President of various companies.

Anthony is currently on the Board of Directors for The Italian Heritage Foundation in support of educational scholarships for underserved populations.

He has a BS degree from Niagara University in Transportation Management.

Gary Collins

Appointed July 12, 2016

Gary Collins is currently working with Mirror Show Management in Webster, NY as the Director Of Operations. He has been with Mirror Show for over 12 years. Mirror Show was ranked #1 as Rochester’s Top 100 companies last year.

Gary has over 20 years of experience in Operations and Procurement

He has previously served as the Chairman of the Trustees for a local church.

He has a BS degree from the University of Central Florida in Business Administration

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