Weekly Feature



2016-04-14 / Business

Lancaster woman promoted at Food Bank of WNY


Kelly O’Neil Kelly O’Neil Kelly O’Neil, a Lancaster resident, has been promoted to marketing and development manager at the Food Bank of Western New York. She previously served as communications and donor relations supervisor.

In her new role, O’Neil will oversee the entire development department and will be responsible for facilitating the organization’s marketing plan, managing fundraising efforts and special events, fostering donor relations, and promoting and protecting the Food Bank’s brand.

She will supervise a team that is responsible for the organization’s public relations and communications, business development, fundraising and grant procurement.

“Kelly is a tremendous asset to the Food Bank, and her passion, skill set and commitment to our neighbors in need will continue to benefit the organization as we work to fight hunger one day at time,” said Marylou Borowiak, president and chief executive officer of the Food Bank.

O’Neil has a bachelor’s degree in communication and a certificate in public relations and advertising from the University at Buffalo. She brings more than 15 years of marketing, advertising and media relations experience to her new role.

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