Ed Foundation Names Daniel Whitford to Board

Daniel H. Whitford, Cuba, has been named to the board of the Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc. As a board member, Whitford will contribute his skills to the management of the property affairs, business, and concerns of the corporation; he will also participate in the adoption of resolutions and regulations for the conduct of the management of the affairs of the corporation.

The Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc., is a private foundation representing faculty, staff, and friends of Alfred State College dedicated to improving the ASC community through the support of educational programs.  The Foundation provides monetary support to enhance learning opportunities for students through scholarships, work grants, and academic club activities.  The Applied Technology campus in Wellsville is owned and maintained by the Educational Foundation.  The Foundation funds the house projects used as hands-on laboratories for many applied technology students. As part of the community outreach, the Foundation supports student projects, which provide real world experiences and enhance local properties and facilities.

The activities pursued by the Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc., are governed by the board of directors made up of representatives from the following groups:  alumni, ASC College Council, faculty and staff, and friends of the college. All directors serve three-year terms and may be re-elected.  Foundation officers and members serve without compensation.

Whitford serves as the general manager of the LC Whitford Co., Inc., Wellsville, where he is responsible for managing, scheduling, estimating company projects.

Whitford holds a bachelor of science degree from Gannon University, Erie, PA.

The Cuba-Rushford Central School graduate is the son of Chan and Karen Whitford of Cuba.