Ethics Board

Meetings:
  • 3 p.m.
  • Third Wednesday of the month in May, June, September, and October
  • All meetings are held in the Gerace Office Building, 3 North Erie St. in Mayville.

Agendas and Minutes:


 

2016

 

 

Members:
The board is made up of 5 members that are appointed by the County Executive and subject to the approval of the County Legislature. Members serve a three-year term and current members include: 

Member:                                                   Term Expires:
  • Susan Crossett Dilks                        January 31, 2018
  • Deborah Kathman                            January 31, 2017
  • John Lloyd                                        January 31, 2018
  • Rose Sebouhian                               January 31, 2017
  • Mary Kay Szwejbka                          January 31, 2019
Roles and Responsibilities:
The Chautauqua County Ethics Board was established in 1990. The board helps ensure that County government is free from improper influence by: prescribing and promulgating rules and regulations governing its internal organization and procedures consistent with the Code of Ethics; reviewing with public officials the disclosure requirements of the code; ensuring proper filing of Financial Disclosure Statements; conducting investigations, hearings and other examinations relating to the Code; recommending and imposing sanctions, penalties, or fines in accordance with the Code; recommending content for training and education of County officers and employees; and preparing an annual report and recommending changes or improvements to the Code of Ethics.