Meet Our Team and Our Trainers

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Our Team

Our team of social work and continuing education professionals develop workshops and certificate programs to assist with your CEUs, lifelong learning, and help advance your career.

The main phone number is 716-829-3939, and our email is sw-ce@buffalo.edu. The direct numbers and emails for our team members are listed below. 

Lesa Fichte

Lesa Fichte, LMSW, ACSW

Director

Office of Continuing Education

232 Parker Hall

Phone: 716-829-5847; Fax: 716-829-3938

Email: llfichte@buffalo.edu

Tami Tobias, LMSW

Tami Tobias, LMSW

Associate Director

Office of Continuing Education

232 Parker Hall

Phone: 716-829-5843; Fax: 716-829-3938

Email: ttobias@buffalo.edu

Trisha M. Mahar

Trisha M. Mahar

Training Coordinator

Office of Continuing Education

232 Parker Hall

Phone: 716-829-5841; Fax: 716-829-3938

Email: tmmahar@buffalo.edu

Mary A. Civiletto

Mary A. Civiletto

Fiscal Coordinator

Office of Continuing Education

232 Parker Hall

Phone: 716-829-5846; Fax: 716-829-3938

Email: civilett@buffalo.edu

Our Trainers

We have built an over 35 year legacy of quality training by attracting expert trainers from across the region, country and globe who are passionate about sharing their skills and knowledge. Many skilled trainers have presented numerous times over the years. We also hire national experts who have offered one-time trainings. When reviewing our workshop and certificate program offerings, do not miss out on a chance to learn from the best!