Board of Directors

The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC is happy to welcome the organization’s 2018 Boards of Directors Chairs and new members of the boards of directors. Sheilah Borne will serve as Chair of the Harrisburg Regional Chamber Board of Directors and Nick DiFrancesco will serve as Chair of the CREDC Board of Directors.

Harrisburg Regional Chamber Board of Directors

Barb Bowker
Chair
PSECU
Vice President of Marketing & Membership Development

David Black
Harrisburg Regional Chamber
President & CEO

Sheilah Borne
Immediate Past Chair
Penn State Health
Associate Vice President, Government Relations

 

Kara Beem
Greenlee Partners, LLC
Senior Associate

Jeff Blatherwick
Penn National Insurance Company
Regional Vice President

Abigail Fortino
Conrad Siegel
Partner

Heather Hall
Mid Penn Bank
Senior Vice President

Stuart Bretz
Highmark Blue Shield
Regional Vice President, Sales

Tim Constantine
United Concordia
President and Chief Operating Officer

Jeannine Peterson
CREDC Chair
Hamilton Health Center
President & CEO

David H. Dix
Luminous Strategies, LLC
President

Leigh-Ann Reitze
UPMC Pinnacle
Logistics & Events Coordinator

Andrew Enders, Esq.
Enders
Vice President & General Counsel

Mike Gossert
Quandel Construction
Vice President

G. Greg Gunn
Treasurer
Gunn-Mowery, LLC
Managing Partner

Karen Gunnison
Secretary
Capital Blue Cross
Director, Market Strategy

Nora Habig
M&T Bank
Administrative Vice President

Jim Hoehn, CFA
PNC Bank
Regional President, Central PA

Daniel Ihm
Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course
VP & General Manager

Amma Johnson
AJ Brands, LLC
Founder & CEO

Zachary Khuri
At-Large Member
First National Bank
Senior Vice President

Kevin Kline
Smith Elliott Kearns & Co.
Member of the Firm

John Lawn
Hershey Entertainment & Resorts
President & CEO

Nicole Kaylor
McNees, Wallace & Nurick, LLC

Una Martone
Leadership Harrisburg Area
President

Dr. John M. Mason, Jr.
Penn State University Harrisburg
Chancellor

Bob Murphy
Boyer & Ritter
CEO

George Nahodil
Members 1st FCU
President & CEO

Ron Hawes
Giant Food Stores
Director Labor Productivity

Adam Porter
HYP Representative

Tracy Pawelski
PPO&S Integrated Communications
Senior Communications Counsel

Andrew Kenworthy
HRG
COO

Catherine A. Wilsbach
Vartan Group, Inc
Vice President, Construction & Development

Elliot Robinson
Milton Hershey School
VP, Finance & Administration

Pete Schmidt
Pennsy Supply, Inc
VP, Finance

Kathie Shafer
Messiah College
Vice President, Operations

Mary Smith
Visit Hershey & Harrisburg
President

Kyle C. Snyder
Geisinger Holy Spirit
Chief Administrative Officer

Thomas Sposito, II
1st Vice Chair
S&T Bank
SEVP, S&T Market Executive

Deborah Suder
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney
Senior Principal, Government Relations

William J. Sutton
Mowery
Vice President, Business Development

John J. Sygielski
HACC
President

Joanna Turner
The Hershey Company
Director, Government Relations

Adam Vasquez
Merit
CEO

Dennis Walsh
Bravo Group Government Relations
President

Chip Wasson
Orrstown Bank
SVP Regional Senior Loan Officer

Meron Yemane
2nd Vice Chair
Morgan Stanley
Associate Vice President, Financial Planning Specialist, Financial Advisor

Scott Zeevaart
Gannett Fleming, Inc
Vice President, Pennsylvania Transportation Area Service Manager

Capital Region economic Development Corporation (CREDC) Board of Directors

Jeannine Peterson
Chair
Hamilton Health Center
President & CEO

David Black
Harrisburg Regional Chamber
President & CEO

Nick DiFrancesco
Immediate Past Chair
PA Association of Community Bankers
President & CEO

Joseph P. Beck, Jr
Members 1st Federal Credit Union
Senior Vice President – Business Lending

Wade Becker
At-Large Member
RKL, LLP
Managing Partner

George Book, Jr.
West Shore Chamber of Commerce
President & CEO

Barb Bowker
Chamber Chair
PSECU
Vice President of Marketing & Membership Development

Chris Bushey
Quandel Enterprises, Inc
CFO & Treasurer

Steve Cook
UGI Utilities, Inc
Director, Business Development

Katie Clarke
LeTort Trust
President

Jewel Cooper
LeTort Trust/Boyer & Ritter CPA
Director of Business Development

Michelle Crowley
Greater Carlisle Area Chamber of Commerce
President

Steve Deck
Tri-County Regional Planning Commission
Executive Director

Vincent T. DiFilippo
Cumberland County
Commissioner, Chairman

Benjamin Dunlap, Esq. 
1st Vice Chair
Nauman, Smith, Shissler & Hall, LLP
Partner

Tim Ebersole
Shippensburg University & Shippensburg Area Chamber of Commerce

Michael Elby
Alternative Rehabilitation Communities, Inc
Director of Operations

Jonathan Encarnacion
UPMC Health Plan
Administrative Director

Andy Hetrick
M&T Bank
VP, Commercial Banking

Michael B. Funck
Treasurer
Wohlsen Construction Company
Senior Vice President

George Hartwick, III
Dauphin County
Commissioner

Richard Heddleson
Ben Franklin Techcelerator@Carlisle Powered by CREDC
Executive Director

Brian W. Kelly
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney
Senior Principal

Casey Khuri
Secretary
NAI CIR
Director of Operations

David La Torre
La Torre Communications
Principal

Shawn Leppo
McNees Wallace & Nurick, LLC
Attorney

Jessica Long-Baker
PPL
Regional Affairs Director

Justin Long
Property Management, Inc.
Vice President & Senior Property Accountant

Mayur Patel
2nd Vice Chair
Laughner Patel Developers, LLC
Principal

Beth Peiffer
Ralph E. Jones, Inc
Owner & President

Adelou Bakare
HYP Representative
McNees, Wallace & Nurick, LLC
Energy & Environmental Law Group

Bill Pugh
UPMC Pinnacle
Senior Vice President, CFO & Treasurer

Paul Rudy
Perry County Commissioner

Brigid Landy Khuri
K&L Gates
Associate

Rick Seitz
Alexander Building Construction Co.
President

Anthony Worrall 
Reynolds Enterprises, Inc
CFO