Marianne Hanley

Marianne Hanley is the Foundation Counsel at the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo. In this role, she works cross-functionally with the various Community Foundation teams in the development and codification of the Community Foundation’s policies and operational procedures with a legal, compliance and risk management focus. Marianne ensures that the Community Foundation remains in compliance with relevant laws, regulations and contract/grant agreements.

Prior to joining the Community Foundation, Marianne worked at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, where she served in various roles related to risk management and corporate compliance including being the Vice President for Risk Management/Corporate Compliance from 2009 to 2014. Previously, she worked as a Partner with the law firm of Magavern, Magavern & Grimm, L.L.P. where she spent 22 years of her career.

Marianne received her B.S. degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo. She is a board member of The Bristol Home, Inc. and a Librarian at the NativityMiguel Middle School of Buffalo.