About Us

Delivering a Higher Purity Product

Alcohol with Integrity

It goes beyond producing a great product. It’s about doing right by our customers, our employees, our region, and our planet. It means delivering a higher purity product and a lower carbon footprint. Promoting alcohol production that is as beneficial to our local economy as it is to our environment. That means we never take shortcuts. We’re obsessed with continually perfecting our process, and we constantly keep our moral compass pointed North. Because delivering the highest grade alcohol isn’t just about the purity of the end product. It’s about doing right by everyone at every step of the way.

Founded in 2004


Who We Are

Located in Medina, New York, ClearSource is a locally owned company dedicated to producing high-proof alcohol using a natural fermentation process. We are committed to supporting our local community and protecting the environment.

We are an extension of Western New York Energy, the largest fuel ethanol producer in New York, producing clean, renewable, and domestic energy. As a top-tier industry leader, our team has experience in corn-to-alcohol conversion and producing high-quality co-products.

Western New York Energy is a locally owned company founded in 2004 with the objective of developing the full potential of Western New York’s renewable energy resources while utilizing best practices and the highest ethical standards to work with our community and business partners.

Purchasing more than 20 million bushels of corn each year, we are the largest buyer of corn in all of New York. We work in partnership with local farmers, helping local businesses and supporting local jobs and the overall economy in Western New York. Our facility provides a valuable corn market and gets trucks in and out quickly and efficiently. Our high-volume location is capable of unloading well over 100 trucks per day.

Our success directly reflects the highly qualified, hard-working people working at our facility. We employ over 60 residents from our local communities.

Founded in 2004

Our People

Our People


Timothy Winters

President & CEO


Isahia Schoolcraft

Vice President of Operations


Michelle Kingdollar

Chief Financial Officer

ClearSource Giambra

Mallory Giambra

Director of Marketing


Craig Tanis

General Manager

Mary Fredenall


Anastasia Loke-Luczak

High Purity Logistics Coordinator
ClearSource J Thomas

Jake Thomas

Director of Sales


Rebecca Nash

Director of Quality Assurance

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