NIAGARA FALLS – Cheryl Wienckowski, a former Seneca Gaming Corp. executive, has been appointed director of special events and projects for the Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center Foundation.

Her role is to manage all fundraising and special events for the medical center, said Ann Marie Tucker, vice president for foundation and community relations.

Those include major annual events such as The Premier dinner dance and the Niagara Cup Classic Golf Tournament.

Wienckowski is a previous director of food and beverage at the Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel and was vice president of food and beverage at the Seneca Allegany Niagara Casino & Hotel.