Food and Beverage Director
Franklin Darnley joined Hamister Group, LLC as the Food and Beverage Director in April of 2018. Franklin’s role is to provide support and advice to the food and beverage operations in both the Hospitality and Healthcare divisions.
He previously served as the Director of Patient Services (2013 to 2018) at the Erie County Medical Center working for Compass Group – A leader in contract food service across many sectors. In this role, Franklin was responsible for all food and beverage related matters affecting ECMC including regulatory compliance.
Prior to ECMC, Franklin worked for Century Golf – Arnold Palmer Golf Management (1997 to 2013) as the General Manager of the Fox Valley Club, a private country club in Lancaster, NY. Franklin graduated from the University at Buffalo with a B.A. in Political Science