Michele M. Iannello-Ward
Michele was born and attended grade school on the west side of Buffalo. Moved to the Town of Tonawanda in 1975. She graduated from Kenmore West Senior High School and received her Associates in Science degree from the State University of New York, Empire State College. She has also received her Paralegal Certification from the State University of New York at Buffalo and is a graduate of the New York State Association of Counties Dennis Pelletier Institute.
Michele is a former small business owner. For the last 15 years she has worked as a Real Estate Paralegal. Michele served for two years as a Trustee in the Village of Kenmore. She was elected to Erie County Legislator in 2006 where she completed two terms.
Michele has always been very active in the community and involved in many organizations. Current member, Ken-Ton Chamber of Commerce and the National Association of Professional Woman.
Michele is the recipient of the YWCA of the Tonawanda’s 2009 Marybeth Lawton Leadership Award and the Accu-Theranostics 2012-13 Woman in Excellence Award.
She is married and has a grown son.
Michele’s favorite quote “Cherish your yesterdays, dream your tomorrows but live your today” anonymous