Whitaker Center
Central PA’s Nonprofit Center for the Arts

Executive Staff

Executive Staff

Ted Black
President and CEO

Meghan Clark
Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer

Michael Ringenbach
Vice President, Development


 Board of Directors

Board Chair
Marsha Everton
The AIMSights Group

President and CEO
Ted Black

Matthew Schroeder
EVP, Chief Financial Officer, Rite Aid Corporation

Board Secretary
Nicole Conway, Esquire
Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Vartan Group, Inc.

Immediate Past Board Chair
Stephen Gierasch, Esquire
McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC


Robert Bee
Vice President & General Manager, WHTM/ABC27

Luke Bernstein
Executive Vice President, Orrstown Bank

Lynette Chappell-Williams, J.D.
Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer, Penn State Health 

George Connor
Executive Director, Dauphin County Economic Development Department

Matthew Eisel
Managing Director, PFM Asset Management, LLC

Jeshanah Fox
Marketing Director, Brown Shultz Sheridan & Fritz

Thomas J. Gentzel
Principal, Gentzel Insights LLC

Nora Habig
Regional President, M&T Bank

James Hoehn, CFA
President Central PA Region, PNC Bank

Jim Holder
Director of Learning and Talent Development, Hershey Creamery Company

Casey Khuri
Director of Operations, NAI CIR

Thomas Korber
Vice President, Human Resources, Penn National Insurance

Steven Lewis
Owner, Steven Edward Lewis Agency, LLC.

Thomas J. Nehilla, Esq.
Partner, Barley Snyder

Scott Pinchak
Senior Director, Sageworth Trust Company

Michael "Gus" Schmedlen
President & Chief Revenue Officer at Startup in Stealth Mode

Kevin Schreiber
President and CEO, York County Economic Alliance

Todd Shamash
President & Chief Executive Officer, Capital Blue Cross

Adam Vasquez
President and CEO, Merit

Matt Vogel, CPA, MBA
Vice President, Managed Care, UPMC Pinnacle

Jill J. Walmer
Vice President of Operations, Highmark Inc.

Brian Wassell
Partner, Business Advisor at Trout CPA

Catherine Wilsbach
Vice President, Construction and Development, Vartan Group Inc.

Dr. Frederick S. Withum, III
Director of Educational Planning, Crabtree, Rohrbaugh & Associates


Emeritus Directors 

Marion C. Alexander
John Altmeyer
Dennis Brenckle
Mark Caldwell
Barbara Carbaugh
Steven Etter
Russell Ford
Bradley Forman
Miles Gibbons, Jr. (deceased)
James Grandon, Jr.
Lois Lehrman Grass
Derek Hathaway (deceased)

Robyn Holder

Kelly Hollinger
Clifford Jones (deceased)
Paul Kunkel, M.D.
David Lavery

David Leader
Terry Lehman, CPA
William Lehr, Jr.
H. Glenn Manning
Harold McInnes
Kristen Olewine Milke
Michael Murchie
David O'Brien
Anthony Pascotti (deceased)
Jeffrey Peters
Thomas Philips

Christine Sears
Anthony Seitz, Esquire
Patricia Smith, CPA
Gary D. St. Hilaire
Jack Stover, Esquire
Marian Warden
William Warren, Jr., Esquire
Mary Webber Weston
Richard Willey
Kenneth Wolfe, CPA

Meron Yemane

LeRoy Zimmerman, Esquire

President Emeritus

Thomas Stone, Ph.D.

Dr. Michael Hanes


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