Executive Team

Bill Golderer

President and CEO

Chenora Burkett, CPA

Chief Administrative Officer

Jessica Berretta

Chief Giving Officer

Erika Joy Erb

Chief Marketing and Communications Officer

Tabitha Jenkins

Chief of Staff

Managing Directors

Dr. Nikia Owens, PhD

Managing Director, Financial Empowerment

McKinsey Alston, SHRM-SCP

Managing Director, Talent, Culture & Organizational Effectiveness

Michael Banks

Managing Director, Employment Opportunities & Entrepreneurship

Kate Houstoun

Managing Director, Capacity Building

Sonjeya Fitzgerald

Managing Director, Business Operations

Jennifer Gleason

Managing Director, Social Venture Partners Philadelphia (SVP)

Dr. Mariama Grimes, Ed. L.D., MPA

Managing Director, Early Learning

Julie Howard Taylor

Managing Director, Private Philanthropy

Our Focus

Regional Board of Directors

John Salveson, Board Chair, Salveson Stetson Group, Inc.

  • Marcus Allen, Big Brothers Big Sisters Independence Region
  • Gordon Cooney, Jr., Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • Patrick Eiding, Philadelphia Council AFL-CIO
  • Kenneth Garrett
  • Darrell Giles, Citrin Cooperman
  • Claire Greenwood, Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia
  • Melissa Grimm, Grimm & Grove Communications
  • Sarah Harris, Entercom
  • Mindy Holman, Holman Enterprises
  • Brian Jackson, MBA, Stockton University
  • Michael Kerlin, McKinsey & Company
  • Marcos Lopez, Exude, Inc.
  • Jack J. Lynch, Main Line Health System Bryn Mawr Hospital
  • Sharmain Matlock-Turner, Urban Affairs Coalition
  • Pamela Sarne McCormick, SEPTA
  • Frances McElhill, Esq., Archer & Greiner, P.C.
  • Robert J. McNeill, Deloitte LLP
  • Ned Montgomery
  • Elizabeth Murphy, PECO
  • Philip Norcross, Parker, McCay P.A.
  • Ellen Patterson, Wells Fargo Financial Services
  • Dennis Pullin, Virtua Health
  • Chari Richardson, TRC Staffing Services
  • Mary Stengel Austen, Tierney
  • Thomas R. Trala, Jr., FS Investments
  • James E. Turner, Chester Water Authority
  • John L. Walsh, UGI Corporation
  • Dalila Wilson-Scott, Comcast Corporation & Comcast Foundation

Local Boards

  • Mark Blumco-chair, The Press of Atlantic City
  • Tracy Swan-Grova, co-chair, Rutgers University
  • Ann Arena, Spencer Spirit Holdings
  • John Armand, LUTCF, Creative Financial Group
  • Wendy Bartlett, Fulton Bank of New Jersey
  • Joe Cavilla, Resorts Casino Resort
  • Donna DeCaprio, UNITEHERE! Local 54
  • Anthony Fanucci, City of Vineland
  • J. Forrest Gilmore, Atlantic Co. Dept. of Family & Community Development
  • Dean Hedelt, Fulton Bank of New Jersey
  • Javier Hurtado, Sun National Bank
  • Jacquelyn Weaver,
  • New Jersey American Water
  • Steven Callender, 
  • Eldorado Resorts
  • Brian K. Jackson, MBA, Stockton University
  • Aaron Katzoff, Spavia Moorestown
  • Rebecca Lafferty, Esq., Cooper Levenson, Attorneys at Law
  • Maria Mento, Jersey Professional Mgmt.
  • Thomas J. Merighi, Jr., Merighi’s Savoy Inn
  • Timothy Miller, Kramer Beverage
  • Marifrances O’Neill, OceanFirst Bank
  • Ken Pustizzi, SNJ Today
  • Rob Puttillo, Harrah’s Resorts Atlantic City
  • Donna Vassallo, Atlantic Cape Community College
  • Henry Wimberg, Glenn Insurance
  • James Ziereis, Tropicana Casino & Resort

 

  • Karen Koenig, co-chair, Beneficial Bank
  • Joseph Tredinnick, co-chair, TD Bank
  • Anthony Bonanato, OceanFirst Bank
  • John C. Connell, Esq., Archer & Greiner, P.C.
  • Anthony Covington, Blackney Hayes Architects
  • Roger Dennis, Drexel University – Thomas R. Kline School of Law
  • Theresa Dozier Daniel, Camden County College
  • Karl Eckstrom, Fulton Bank of New Jersey
  • Michael I. Gilman, AECOM-URS
  • Jodina Hicks, Urban Promise
  • Jennifer Hutchinson, ARI Global Headquarters
  • Barbara Irwin, Gould BCS
  • Ryan Kastner, Innovative Benefit Planning
  • Kevin Kutcher, Salem Community College
  • Constance Martin, Dateline Travel
  • Dennis Moore, J&J Snack Foods Corporation
  • Richard M. Muhlberg, Metis Advisors Inc.
  • Michael Munoz, AmeriHealth New Jersey
  • Kevin Nesbitt, Bank of America
  • Corey S. D. Norcross, Esq., Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, LLP
  • Mary Ann O’Brien, Esq., Crammer, Bishop & O’Brien, P.C.
  • Frank G. Odri, Jr., co-chair, Fulton Bank of New Jersey
  • Edward O’Malley, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
  • Brian C. Saggiomo,
    CBRE, Inc. Brokerage Agency Services
  • Julie Strohlein, CPA, Alloy Silverstein
  • Scott Tourtellotte, Bank of America
  • Glen Walton, Bowman & Company
  • Jean Wang, Quantum, Inc.
  • Jacquelyn Weaver, New Jersey American Water
  • Robert B. Worley, Republic Bank

  • James E. Turner, chair, Chester Water Authority
  • Christopher Albrecht, Harrah’s Philadelphia
  • Ralph E. Brown, Community Volunteer
  • James Decker, 1251 Capital Group, Inc.
  • Dionne Douglas, Kimberly-Clark, Chester Mill
  • Aleasha Freeman, Delaware County Office of Early Intervention
  • Ryan Grace, Delaware County District Attorney’s Office
  • Alyssa Harnish, TEKsystems
  • George E. Hassel, Widener University
  • Adriene M. Irving, Delaware County Intermediate Unit
  • Nafis J. Nichols, City of Chester Council
  • Pamela Prescod-Caesar, Swarthmore College
  • Kristalyn Smith, Kimberly-Clark, Chester Mill
  • Antoinette C. Truehart, Entrepreneur Works of Delaware County
  • Mischico Warren, Foundation for Delaware County

  • Chari Richardson, chair, TRC Staffing Services
  • Kareem Afzal, PDC Machines
  • Valerie Arkoosh, MD, Montgomery County Board of Commissioners
  • Gary R. Candia, Ph.D., Abington-Lansdale Hospital
  • Im Ja Choi, PASSi
  • David Decker, Community Volunteer
  • Paul Delp, Lansdale Warehouse
  • Glenn Fox, ACTS Retirement-Life Communities, Inc.
  • Roberta Herald, Covenant Bank
  • Shamsul Huda, Community Volunteer
  • Dr. Francis Jeyaraj, MD, Lansdale Pediatric & Adolescent Medical Assn.
  • Nelly Jimenez-Arevalo, ACLAMO Family Centers
  • Russell Johnson, HealthSpark Foundation
  • Pam Kelly, PennSuburban Chamber of Commerce
  • Brad Landis, Ed.D., MontCo Intermediate Unit
  • Kim Licata, Harleysville Bank
  • David MacFarland, Precision Transmission
  • Kathryn McCarter, Abington Jefferson Health
  • Stephen Nelson, The H&K Group
  • Brian O’Dell, Nationwide Insurance
  • Chinwe Onyekere, Lankenau Medical Center
  • Dan Pigott, Henkels & McCoy
  • Rev. Charles Quann, Bethlehem Baptist Church
  • Ella Roush, Roush Associates, LLC
  • Theresa Schwartzer, Univest Corporation
  • Kym Shegog-Ramsey, The Willow School
  • Tony Strickland, CSL Behring
  • Monica Taylor, Hatboro-Horsham School District
  • Dr. Andrew Trentacoste, Creative Health Services
  • Barbara Wilhelmy, Pottstown Cluster of Religious Communities
  • Stewart Williams, Ph.D., Dow
  • Heng You, Guang Hua Chinese School

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