NFTA Transporter

Monday, December 8, 2014

EEO has designs on Carolyn

Carolyn Cocannon has recently been promoted to the position of NFTA’s Equal Employment/Diversity Development Assistant. She has worked as the MTC Receptionist since September. Before coming to the NFTA, Carolyn was the Office Manager at Garden Gate Health Facility on Union Road in Cheektowaga, where she was responsible for daily office operations, supervising employees and handling  public relations.


Carolyn also currently operates her own interior design business, Decorating Solutions, where she is able to explore her passion for home decorating. She holds an Associates Degree in Business Administration from Bryant & Stratton, and various other certifications in paint/color.

Carolyn currently resides in Lancaster with her husband Patrick. They have two daughters; Emma, 22, a recent graduate of Loyola University of Maryland with a Bachelor’s Degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology, and Maggie, 21, a junior at Roberts Wesleyan studying social work. Maggie is also an avid volleyball player and has won three New York State championships. They also have a son, Jacob, 18, who is a senior at St. Mary’s High School. In her spare time and when weather permits, she enjoys kayaking and biking with her family.

Please join us in congratulating Carolyn on her new job!