VICE PRESIDENT 2011-2014
Mary Jo Hunt has been involved with The Junior League of Buffalo, New York for three decades where she served as President, Community Council Vice-Chair, and Nominating and Placement Chair. She currently is Sustainer Representative to the Nominating Committee and recently served as Financial Co-Chair of the 2015 Show House. In November, 2014, Mary Jo was appointed Executive Director and Secretary of the James H. Cummings Foundation where she oversees the distribution of funds for medical research, science and education, underprivileged youth and the aged and infirm in Buffalo, Hendersonville North Carolina and Toronto. Mary Jo provides consulting and facilitation services to groups to advance their organizational development through improved leadership. She assesses processes and develops solutions to issues facing organizations such as Paul Smiths College, the Child Care Coalition of Niagara Frontier, NY Funders Alliance and the WNY Women’s Foundation.