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Forty Under 40 Class of 2006

Anthony Adiutori
Underberg & Kessler LLP
Residence: Brighton
Rochester in one word: Diverse

Kimberly Allen
Managing partner, public relations
Dixon Schwabl
Residence: Victor
Favorite quote: “Listen to the mustn’ts, child. Listen to the don’ts. Listen to the shouldn’ts, the impossibles, the won’ts. Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me … Anything can happen, child. Anything can be.”—Shel Silverstein

Michelle Ashby
Tipping Point Communications
Residence: Webster
Rochester in one word: Special

Kevin Best
Best Times Financial Planning
Residence: Pittsford
Favorite quote: “Anyone could be a leader if there was no cost. True leaders willingly pay a price, to sacrifice self-interest, to have the honor to lead.”—Simon Sinek
Influenced by: Jack Best

Eric Black
Managing senior counsel
Residence: Henrietta
Favorite quote: “It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.”—William Shakespeare

Alexander Castro
Rochester Housing Authority
Residence: Brighton
Favorite quote: “Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.”—Seneca, Roman philsopher

Sandra DiLuglio
Corporate controller
ACM Medical Laboratory Inc.
Residence: Webster
Rochester in one word: Home
Influenced by: Arunas Chesonis

Cressida Dixon
Member (trust and estates)
Bond, Schoeneck & King PLLC

Katelyn Dyer
Global manager, enterprise eCommerce
Xerox Corp.
Residence: Fairport

Deputy managing member
Bond, Schoeneck & King PLLC

Kimberly Gangi
Insero & Co. CPAs P.C.
Residence: Mendon
Influenced by: Nancy Catarisano

Tamara Hall
Director, operations support
Paychex Inc.
Residence: Penfield
Rochester in one word: Home

Larry Kleehammer
Antithesis Advertising
Residence: Spencerport
Favorite quote: “When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down ‘happy.’ They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life.”—John Lennon

Jill Knittel
Chief operating officer, ER Associates
President, ER Select
Residence: Pittsford
Favorite quote: “The time is always right to do what is right.”—Martin Luther King Jr.

Mark Kovaleski
Managing partner
Mengel, Metzger, Barr & Co. LLP

Gregg Lederman
Brand Integrity Inc.
Residence: Brighton
Rochester in one word: Opportunity

Jody Levison-Johnson
Executive director
DC/Maryland Choices
Residence: Baltimore, Md.
Favorite quote: “The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.”—Albert Einstein

Leslie Mauro
Harter Secrest & Emery LLP
Residence: Canandaigua
Favorite quote: “Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.”—John Lennon
Influenced by: Roberta Goheen, Synthesis Management Group

Eric Paley
Nixon Peabody LLP

CEO and executive director
New York State Association for Computers and Technologies in Education
Residence: Hilton
Favorite quote: “To me, ideas are worth nothing unless executed. They are just a multiplier. Execution is worth millions.”—Steve Jobs
Influenced by: Joe Floreano

Michael Piccolo
Vice president of finance and chief financial officer
Hahn Automotive Warehouse Inc.
Residence: Penfield
Rochester in one word: Convenient

Trish Rissone
Director, commercial property management
Baldwin Real Estate Corp., a DiMarco Group company
Residence: Webster
Favorite quote: “Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans”—John Lennon

Gary Schwingel
Senior vice president and chief financial officer
Genesee Regional Bank
Residence: Webster
Favorite quote: “A good plan in action is better than a perfect plan on paper.”—David Green

Salley Thornton
Vice president, marketing communications
Toshiba Business Solutions
Residence: Pittsford
Rochester in one word: Home
Influenced by: Steven Sauer, president, Toshiba Business Solutinos

Timothy Tindall
Alesco Advisors LLC
Residence: Pittsford
Favorite quote: “One of the great ironies of life is this: He or she who serves almost always benefits more than he or she who is served.”—Gordon B. Hinckley
Influenced by: Jim Gould, president, Alesco Advisors

James Winebrake
Dean, College of Liberal Arts
Rochester Institute of Technology

Elizabeth Wolford
U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
Residence: Honeoye Falls
Influenced by: My father, Michael Wolford

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