• The Board of Trustees consists of 10 trustees who are employees of Erie 1 BOCES: five appointed by the Labor Organizations involved and five appointed by the Erie 1 BOCES Superintendent. Darleen Michalak, Ph.D., is the Plan Administrator/Ex Officio Trustee.
     

    The Board of Trustees will meet at 3 p.m. (except August) on the following dates:
     
    2017-18 Schedule
    Aug. 2, 2017 (12:30 p.m.)
    Oct. 24, 2017
    Dec. 20, 2017
    Feb. 28, 2018
    April 18, 2018
    June 13, 2018
     

      
    Bargaining Unions:
     
    John Pope, Chair
    Erie 1 Administrators Association
    SAANYS
     
    Deborah Piatek, Vice Chair
    AFSCME Local 2341
    10-month employees
    CSEA
     
    Scott Decker
    AFSCME Local 2567, Council 66
    12-month employees
    CSEA 
     
    Rob Gottschall
    Erie 1 Management Association
    SAANYS

    Donna Walters
    Erie 1 Professional Education Association (EPEA)
    NYSUT 
    Management:
     
     
    James Fregelette
    Executive Director, Finance and Information Systems

    Melody Jason
    Executive Director of Instructional Programs and Service 
     
    Justin DeMartin
    Director, Exceptional Education

    Michelle Okal-Frink
    Director, Technology Services
     
    Candace Reimer
    Director, Communication Services
     
     
     
    Only the trustees can change established benefits, add benefits and set yearly health contribution rates.