Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is a diverse group of people inspired by our founder’s life and personal example, and committed to fulfilling Water for South Sudan's mission.

Glenn M. Balch, Jr., President Emeritus, Water for South Sudan, Inc., Business Consultant, Rotary Past District Governor, California

Sue Coia, Operations/Engineer, Rochester, NY

Tim Cook , President, Cook Communications LLC, Rochester, N.Y.

Penny Crudup,  Community Volunteer, Rochester, NY

John De Seyn, Retired Engineer, Macedon, NY

Joseph Eckl, Treasurer, Water For South Sudan, Inc.; Senior Manager, Empire Valuation Consultants, Rochester, NY

Laura Hayden, Community Volunteer, Rochester, NY

Thomas McCarthy, Resource Development Manager, MODIS: IT Recruiting, Rochester, NY   

Christopher Moore, Vice President, Water For South Sudan, Inc.; Financial Advisor, Rochester, NY

Jim Myers, Operations Management/ Finance, Rochester, NY 

Bob Shea, President, Water for South Sudan, Inc.; Communications Consultant; Adjunct Professor, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

Angelique Stevens, Professor, Monroe Community College, Rochester, NY

Anne Turner, Non Profit Professional, Boston, MA


Emeritus Board Members

Scott Arrington*, Founding Board Member

John Bevier, Founding Board Member

James Blake, Founding Board Member

Nancy Curme, Founding Board Member

Nancy Frank, Founding Board Member 

John Turner*, WFSS Chief Operating Officer, 2007-2011

* Deceased


Water for South Sudan Board Meetings for 2018-19

Water for South Sudan Board meetings are held at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 25 Westminster Rd. Rochester, NY 14607. Board meetings begin at 5:15 pm.


August 8                Executive Committee
August 22             Board Meeting                    
September 12      Executive Committee                
September 26      Board Meeting                    
October 10            Executive Committee    
October 24            Board Meeting                        
November 14        Executive Committee                 
December 12        Executive Committee                
December 19        Board Meeting
January 9              Executive Committee                
February 13          Executive Committee        
February 27          Board Meeting        
March 13              Executive Committee                            
April 10                 Executive Committee    
April 24                 Board Meeting         
May 8                    Executive Committee                
June 12                Executive Committee                
June 26                Annual Meeting                     
July                       No meetings