NFWB Board Members
Name: Term Ending: Appointed by:
Nicholas Forster Chairman 12-31-24 NF Mayor
Colleen Larkin – Vice Chair and Governance Committee Chair 12-31-19 NYS Senate
Michael J. Asklar – Treasurer, Finance and Audit Committee Chair 12-31-25 NF City Council
Renae Kimble 12-31-14 NYS Assembly
Gretchen Leffler 12-31-15 NYS Governor

The terms to which some Board Members originally were appointed have ended.  Please note that pursuant to Public Authorities Law § 1230-e (2), “members shall continue to hold office until their successors are appointed and qualify.”

The Water Board’s Finance and Audit Committee and Governance Committee each are committees of the whole.  Matters before these committees generally will be scheduled for Water Board work session or regular meetings, and public notice will be given of Committee meetings.  For more information, go to our NFPWA page.

NFWB Authority Members
Name: Term Ending: Appointed by:
Jason Murgia – Chairperson 12-31-13 NYS Assembly
Daniel Weiss – Vice Chairperson 12-31-18 NYS Senate
Michael Monaco 12-31-20 NF Mayor


NFWB Staff — Main Phone: 716.283.9770
Executive Staff
Michael Eagler Acting Executive Director x. 7799
Sean Costello General Counsel and Secretary x. 2110
Russell DeFranco Director of Inside Infrastructure x. 1500
Brian Majchrowicz Director of Financial Services x. 2180
David San Lorenzo Director of Administrative Services x. 2345
Doug Williamson Director of Tech. and Reg. Services x. 2290
Compliance & Inspections
Randall Burns Cross Connection Inspector x. 2400
Joel Paradise Industrial Monitoring Coordinator x. 1710
Distribution & Collection Maintenance
Cortez Bradberry Chief of Outside Infrastructure x. 7798
Environmental Lab
Brian Eldridge Chem/Lab Technical Director x. 1050
Information Technology
Jon Joyce Systems Engineer x. 7767
Meter Shop
Bob Reid Supervisor of Meters x. 2240
Wastewater Operations
Dennis Kirkland Acting Chief Operator – Wastewater x. 1280
Water Operations 
Rob Rowe  Chief Operator – Water x. 2030
Water Quality Lab
Jordan Boyd Microbiologist x. 2050