Board of Directors


Child Care Resource Network CEO Amanda Kelkenberg stands alongside Board President Christine Ellington-Rowe as she addresses staff and board members.

Child Care Resource Network is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of a representative group of professionals from the Western New York area, specializing in many areas such as Early Care and Education, Legal, Accounting, Marketing, and other fields.

Christine Ellington-Rowe, Ed.M. (President)

Empire State College

Ronald Brown (Vice President)

Buffalo Sewer Authority

Mikhael S. Rubin, CPA (Treasurer)

Buffalo Auto Acceptance Corporation

Mary Ellen Mitchell, CPA (Secretary)

Chiampou Travis Besaw & Kershner LLP

Colleen Brecker, Ed.M.

Early Bird Child Care Centers

Elizabeth Perry, J.D.

Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP

Suzanne Tomkins, J.D.

Amanda Kelkenberg, Ed.M. (Chief Executive Officer)

Child Care Resource Network