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HAMBURG, N.Y. – Nancy Dobson, Ted Oexle (EX-lee), Boyd Wible (WHY-bull), and Dave Yoviene (YO-veen) have been named to the Hilbert College Board of Trustees. Ann Swan returns to Hilbert’s Board. She previously served 2004-15, including 2010-13 as Board Chair.
Nancy Dobson (right) recently announced her retirement from Uniland Development Company where she served as Executive Vice President. Now one of the region’s largest development companies, Dobson helped form Uniland in 1974. She is highly respected in the Western New York community and also serves on the boards at People Inc. and the Kenmore Mercy Foundation. She earned a degree in sociology from St. Mary’s College (IN).
Ted Oexle (left) is Regional President of the Buffalo market at Five Star Bank. He was previously part of Five Star’s commercial lending team before serving as senior vice president at Key Bank. He received his bachelor of science in economics from the University at Buffalo.
Boyd Wible (right) is currently Senior Vice President at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management in Buffalo. He and his wife reside in Springville, N.Y. Wible earned his bachelor’s degree in engineering management from Clarkson University.
Dave Yoviene (left) is currently a School Board Member at Hamburg Central School District and is a volunteer at St. Luke’s Mission of Mercy. He is also an active member on The Legislative Committee of the Erie County School Board Association. He is an owner of Energy King Windows and Doors, a window and door manufacturer in Buffalo. Dave and his son also own Window Factory Outlet, serving Upstate New York.
A community leader in many civic activities in the Western New York area and a longtime teacher in the Buffalo Public Schools, Ann Swan (right) serves as executive director of the William E. and Ann L. Swan Foundation. Swan received the President’s Medal, one of the Hilbert’s highest honors, at the school’s 51st annual commencement ceremony in 2012. She received her bachelor’s degree in education from the University at Buffalo.
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Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,000 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and evening degree programs geared to adult learners.
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