Advisory Board

The External Advisory Board provides guidance and strategic direction for the Stephen Still Institute, as well as enhanced opportunities for industry interactions and placement for students. The board includes representatives from leading logistics and transportation firms and public agencies in the Western New York region, the Buffalo-Niagara Partnership’s Logistics Council, and others.

Jack Ampuja.

Jack Ampuja, President and CEO, Supply Chain Optimizers and co-Chair of the Logistics Council of Buffalo Niagara Partnership

Joe Calabrese.

Joseph Calabrese, Senior Advisor - Public Transportation: AECOM & Focused technology Solutions

Clark Cheng .

Clark Cheng, Director Operations Research, Norfolk Southern Railway

Dave Duchscherer.

Dave Duchscherer, Chairman, Wendel

Thomas George.

Thomas George, Surface Transportation Director, Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority (NFTA)

Athena Hutchins.

Athena Hutchins, Executive Director NITTEC

Dan Leonard.

Dan Leonard, Project Development Manager, WENDEL Companies

Tim Mathien.

Tim Mathien, Director, ROAR Logistics

Joah Sapphire.
Joah Sapphire, President, Global Dynamic Group, LLC
Stephen Still.

Stephen Still, Managing Director, Seabury APG - Aviation Planning & Technology

Craig Turner.

Craig Turner, President, World Trade Center Buffalo Niagara, Executive Director, Buffalo Niagara International Trade Gateway Organization


Jessica Windham.
Jessica Windham, Director, Helmsman Freight Solutions