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Council Staff 

65 Niagara Square
Room 1413
Buffalo, NY 14202

65 Niagara Square
Room 1413
Buffalo, NY 14202

716-851-5105



Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Montour, Jim Chief of Staff 716-851-4186 716-851-5105
St. Jean, Taisha Deputy Chief of Staff 716-851-5161 716-851-5105
Shaw, Vernee Senior Legislative Assistant 716-851-4361 716-851-5105
Gould, Siobhan Senior Legislative Assistant 716-851-5106 716-851-5105
Gonzalez-Ortiz, Pedro Senior Legislative Assistant 716-851-5879 716-851-5105
Hoyt, Clayton Public Information Officer 716-851-6699 716-851-5105
Read, Mike Communications Director 716-851-5144 716-851-5105
Horrigan, Jeremiah Legislative Assistant 716-851-5158  
Irizarry, Selina Legislative Aide 716-851-4045  
Podgorsak, Kimmie Legislative Assistant    
Rine, Tess Legislative Assistant    
Hedgepeth, Lamaya Legislative Assistant    

Delaware District 
Directions

1405 City Hall
Buffalo, NY 14202

716-851-5155

716-851-4553




Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Feroleto, Joel Council Member 716-851-5155  
Marquardt, Logan Senior Legislative Assistant    
Edwards, Allyson Legislative Assistant    

Ellicott District 
Directions

1315 City Hall
Buffalo, NY 14202

716-851-4980

716-851-6576




Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Halton-Pope, Leah Council Woman 716-851-4980  

Fillmore District 
Directions

1408 City Hall
Buffalo, NY 14202

716-851-4138

716-851-4869




Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Nowakowski, Mitch Council Member 716-851-4138  
Yarborough, Phyllis Senior Legislative Assistant    

Council Staff 
Directions

Room 1413 City Hall
Buffalo, NY 14202

716-851-5105

716-851-4234


The Common Council Legislative Staff, provides technical, clerical and administrative support to the Common Council and individually to its members; provides staff assistance for all regularly scheduled or specially called public meetings and hearings; prepares resolutions, rules and regulations for enactment by the Common Council; and provides assistance with the investigation and review of items and issues brought before the Common Council.


Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Montour, James Chief of Staff (716) 851-4186  
St. Jean, Taisha Deputy Chief of Staff (716) 851-5161  
Shaw, Vernee Senior Legislative Assistant (716) 851-4361  
Gould, Siobhan Senior Legislative Assistant (716) 851-5106  
Gonzalez-Ortiz, Pedro Senior Legislative Assistant (716) 851-5879  
Hoyt, Clayton Public Information Officer (716) 851-6699  
Read, Mike Communications Director 716-851-5144  
Horrigan, Jeremiah Legislative Assistant 716-851-5158  
Irizarry, Selina Legislative Aide 7168514045  
Podgorsak, Kimmie Legislative Assistant    
Rine, Tess Legislative Assistant    

Lovejoy District 
Directions

1316A City Hall
Buffalo, NY 14202

716-851-5151

716-851-5141




Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Bollman, Bryan President Pro Tempore 716-851-5151  
Victoria, Andres Senior Legislative Assistant    

Masten District 
Directions

1414 City Hall
Buffalo, NY 14202

716-851-5145

716-851-5443




Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Everhart, Zeneta Council Woman 716-851-5145  
Williams, Naomi Sr. Legislative Assistant    
Jackson, Alyssa Legislative Assistant    

Niagara District 
Directions

1504 City Hall
Buffalo, NY 14202

716-851-5125

716-851-4970




Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Rivera, David Council Member 716-851-5125  

North District 
Directions

1502 City Hall
Buffalo, NY 14202

716-851-5116

716-851-5648




Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Golombek, Jr., Joseph Council Member 716-851-5116  

South District 
Directions

1401 City Hall
Buffalo, NY 14202

716-851-5169

716-851-4294




Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Scanlon, Christopher Council President 716-851-5169  
Shea Sperber, Peggy Sr. Legislative Assistant    
Reid, Rachel Legislative Assistant    
Slattery, Gina Legislative Aide to the Council President    

University District 
Directions

1508 City Hall
Buffalo, NY 14202

716-851-5165

716-851-4580




Staff
Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Wyatt, Rasheed Council Member 716-851-5165