February 6, 2006
Lucille Wesnofske of Farmingdale State Elected VP of the Board for the Child Care Council of Suffolk
Lucille Wesnofske, a resident of Shirley and the director of the New York State Small Business Development Center at Farmingdale State University of New York, was elected Vice President of the Board of Directors for the Child Care Council of Suffolk. The Child Care Council of Suffolk, Inc. is a not-for-profit central planning and coordinating agency dedicated to making child care work for all of Suffolk County's diverse communities. Through advocacy and education, the Council takes a leadership role in supporting children, families, providers, employers, and the public to ensure that quality child care takes its place as an integral part of society.
Ms. Wesnofske has been the director of the SBDC at Farmingdale State for 5 years. She has helped hundreds of entrepreneurs realize the dream of becoming a business owner. She specializes in and is most committed to assisting women-owned enterprises and is known statewide for her business expertise in the child care industry. Her work for the SBDC has resulted in millions of dollars of economic impact for the Long Island economy.
Ms. Wesnofkse earned her B.A. in Liberal Arts and Masters in Public Policy from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and her A.S. from Farmingdale State University of New York.