President & CEO
960 West Maple Ct
Elma, NY 14059
Jeff Paterson has led sasi since June 2022. He has focused on workplace culture to make sasi an employer of choice, and on keeping sasi at the cutting edge of supports and services.
Jeff is known for his passionate advocacy. As chair of the Government Affairs Committee for the Developmental Disabilities Alliance of Western New York and a board member of New York Disability Advocates, he is one of the region’s most visible advocates for better funding and public policy in the field. He is also a Board member of Person Centered Services Care Coordination Organization, and led the creation of the Class C Collaborative, a group of independent providers that is a part owner of the CCO.
While Jeff is proud to be a CEO, “Dad” is his favorite title. He and his wife, Michele, live with their son, William, in Niagara Falls.