Rev. Joseph L. Levesque, C.M. Institute for Civic Engagement

  • Dr. David Taylor

    Dr. David Taylor

    Dr. Taylor was appointed Director of the Institute in 2011. He joined the criminal justice faculty in 1999 after earning his Ph.D. in criminology, law and society from the University of California, Irvine. He has taught courses on homeland security, research methods, race and gender, and building... Read more →

  • Brittany DePietro

    Brittany DePietro

    • Position Institute Coordinator
    • Phone 716.205.0285
    • Office Location 640 Park Place, Niagara Falls, NY 14301

    Brittany was born and raised in Niagara Falls, NY and graduated from Niagara Catholic in 2007. She then went on to earn her B.A. in Sociology and Psychology, with a minor in Statistics at Niagara University. She has also completed a Master’s degree in School Counseling. While pursuing her... Read more →

  • Gail Struzik

    • Position Office Coordinator
    • Phone 716.205.0077
    • Office Location Roosevelt House

    Gail Struzik has been employed in various departments at Niagara University for approximately 20 years, and now works part-time with Levesque Institute, a role that gives her an opportunity to maintain regular contact with the community.  Gail also worked as the school secretary at Stella Niagara... Read more →

ReNU Niagara

Learn & Serve Niagara

  • Fran Boltz

    Fran Boltz

  • Jackie Freeman

    • Position Administrative Assistant
    • Phone 716.286.8750
    • Office Location Bailo Hall, Niagara University
  • Michele McDonald

    • Position Graduate Assistant
    • Phone 716.286.8752
    • Office Location Bailo Hall, Niagara University

Border Community SERVICE

  • Dana Estrada

    Dana Estrada

    Since July of 2010, Dana Estrada has served as the director for Border Community SERVICE of Niagara University. Estrada joined the staff of BCS/NU in May 2008 as the project Coordinator for the City of Buffalo citizen preparedness training and outreach education program, funded by the... Read more →

Western New York Service Learning Coalition (WNYSLC)

  • Dr. Marilynn Fleckenstein

    • Position Director
    • Phone 716.286.8352
    • Office Location Dunleavy Hall, Room 117