Administrative offices of the Lt. Col. Matt Urban Human Services Center of W.N.Y. are located at our headquarters at 1081 Broadway in the heart of Buffalo’s Broadway Fillmore Neighborhood.

Since 1976, the Matt Urban Center has been proudly serving the East Side of Buffalo, the Town of Cheektowaga and a small portion of West Seneca. We continue to fulfill our mission of revitalizing neighborhoods, serving families and changing lives by bringing together public and private resources in an effort to assist community residents in becoming self-sustaining.


Board of Directors

Brandon Jones

Emily Kaufmann
Vice Chairperson & Secretary

Lauren Ostroff

Raymond Brinson

Douglas Butler

Irene Cieslak

Cynthia Eberl-Lawicki



Jeanie Gustafson

Annette Juncewicz

Donna Latham-Edwards

Emily Neely

Marcia Pacciotti

David Pfaff

Nadeen Singh

Janice Swinnich

Administrative Staff

Alissa Venturini: Interim Executive Director

Karen Baer: Chief Operations Officer

Elizabeth Vealey: Interim Controller