GOLD Group Leadership

Leadership for the Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLD) Group

The GOLD (Graduates of the Last Decade) Group is an arm of the UB Law Alumni Association focused on encouraging participation and involvement by recent School of Law graduates in the Law Alumni Association and its programs and events. The GOLD Group organizes educational, social and networking opportunities catering to the growth, development and integration of recent graduates into the legal community.


Aaron M. Saykin '13
Associate, Hodgson Russ LLP

Meghan A. Corcoran'13
Attorney, National Fuel Gas

Ryan K. Parisi '10
Immediate Past President
Associate, Seaman Norris

Henry A. Zomerfeld '14
Associate, Hodgson Russ LLP

Kerisha H. Hawthorne-Greer '14
Pro Bono Dept. Staff Attorney,
Bar Assoc. of Erie County

Lydia H. Beebe Safulko '12
Private Client Fiduciary Advisor,
Wilmington Trust, NA

Sarah M. Washington '16
Attorney, Goldberg Segalla

Board of Directors

Aaron J. Aisen '11
Law Clerk, US Bankruptcy Court

Samuel A. Alba '14
Junior Partner, Friedman & Ranzenhoffer

Heather L. Dechert '10
Associate, Webster Szanyi LLP

Lisa M. Diaz-Ordaz '11
Attorney, Law Offices of Destin C. Santacrose

Andrea K. DiLuglio '15
Associate, Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP

Erin K. Ewell '17
Attorney, The Coppola Firm

Donell L. Gibson Jr. '18
Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman

Ari M. Goldberg '17
Associate, Colucci & Gallaher, P.C.

Laura A. Groschadl '12
Principal Law Clerk, NY Court of Appeals

Justin D. Jones '17
Attorney, Law Office of Kevin Hiller

Caitlin E. O’Neil '15
Attorney, Connors LLP

Seth D. Pullen '09
Attorney, Richardson & Pullen, PC

Nicholas A. Romano '13
Attorney, Connors LLP

Emily M. Rudroff '15
Marketing Coordinator, Bond, Schoeneck & King

Sarah E. Siracusa '14
Attorney, Dempsey & Dempsey

Joseph G. Trapp '16
Associate, Greco Trapp, PLLC

Alexander D. Vilardo '18
Associate, Phillips Lytle LLP