BOARD of DIRECTORS
Margaret M. Smith
I love my work. There are the missions of
social justice, the performing arts, science
and the environment and the people who
give to those causes. In my work I witness
generosity every day. I see the best in
people giving of themselves to help
others. Its humbling but this is the work I
Connecting with people on a shared
mission and deciding together to make a
difference is something I value in myself
I have extensive and varied experience
with capital and annual campaigns,
planned giving, crowdfunding, donor
databases, direct mail and online
marketing for fundraising, social media
fundraising, special events, fundraising
plans and development audits.
Raynardo is a Microcomputer Technical Support Specialist at Cheektowaga Central School District and co-owner of Divine Fresh. Ray has a degree in Visual and Digital Design from SUNY Empire State College. He has been a part of Ujima since he was a teen. He now serves as the Vice President of the Board.
Technical Director/Master Carpenter
Bob is a retired carpenter and craftsman, formerly employed at Hadley Exhibits. He serves as both a Board member and Ujima's Technical Director. He has been building sets for Ujima for more than twenty-five years.