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Frank Lloyd Wright’s Martin House is pleased to announce that Donna DeCarolis, President of National Fuel Gas Distribution Corporation, will serve as Board President succeeding Kevin Malchoff, Director, Rich Products. A Martin House board member since 2009, Ms. DeCarolis joined National Fuel in 1983 and has led a number of key business areas for the company. She held the title of Vice President of Business Development before taking over the role of Utility President.

In addition, Martin House welcomes Dr. Despina Stratigakos to the Board of Directors. Dr. Stratigakos serves as Vice Provost for Inclusive Excellence at the University at Buffalo and is an accomplished writer, historian, and professor. Previously, she participated on Buffalo’s municipal task force for Diversity in Architecture and was a founding member of the Architecture and Design Academy, an initiative of the Buffalo Public Schools to encourage design literacy and academic excellence.

During the recent meeting, other newly-elected officers were announced. These officers include Daniel Zimmer, Vice President of Corporate Finance at Delaware North, as Board Vice President; and Russ Gentner, Senior Vice President at KeyBank, as Board Treasurer.