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 VP of Finance

Michele Holloway
Vice President, Development

Jessica Rice
Director, Education

 Board of Directors

Board Chair
Stephen Gierasch, Esq.
McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC

President and CEO
Ted Black

Board Vice Chair & Treasurer
Kenneth Wolfe, CPA
President and Managing Principal, Brown Shultz Sheridan and Fritz

Board Secretary
Elyse Rogers, Esq.
Saidis, Sullivan & Rogers


Greg Andersen
President, HARSCO - Reed Minerals Division

Robert Bee
Vice President & General Manager, ABC27

Luke Bernstein
Executive Vice President, Orrstown Bank

Jonathan Bowser
Community Volunteer

George Connor
Executive Director, Dauphin County Economic Development Department

Donna Fisher, Esq.
Partner - Health Effects Practice Group, Pepper Hamilton LLP

Stephen Foreman
Regional President – Central/Western PA, M&T Bank

James Hoehn, CFA
President Central PA Region, PNC Bank

Robyn Holder, N.D. 
President, Full Circle Vitality Group, LLC

Kelly Hollinger
Senior Vice President of Development, Vibra Healthcare

Casey Khuri
Director of Operations, NAI CIR

Lawrence Kluger
President and CEO, Rhodes Development Group, Inc.

Terry Lehman, CPA
Immediate Past Board Chair

Steven Lewis
Owner, Steven Edward Lewis Agency, LLC.

John Moran
President and CEO, Moran Industries

Thomas J. Nehilla, Esq.
Partner, Barley Snyder

Scott Pinchak
Senior Director, Sageworth Trust Company

Elyse Rogers, Esq.
Sullivan Rogers & Feichtel

Gus Schmedlen
Vice President of Worldwide Education, Hewlett-Packard

Christine Sears
President and CEO, Penn National Insurance

Todd Shamash
Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Capital Blue Cross

James Stewart, CIO
Morefield Communications

Todd Tillemans
President, US, The Hershey Company

Adam Vasquez
President and CEO, Merit

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

Frederick Story Withum III, Ed.D.
Director of Educational Planning, Crabtree Rohrbaugh & Associates

Kenneth Wolfe, CPA
President, Managing Principal, Brown Schultz Sheridan & Fritz

Meron Yemane
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

Emeritus Directors 

Marion C. Alexander
John Altmeyer
Dennis Brenckle
Mark Caldwell
Steven Etter
Russell Ford
Bradley Forman
Miles Gibbons Jr. (deceased)
James Grandon, Jr.
Lois Lehrman Grass
Gary D. St. Hilaire
Derek Hathaway (deceased)
Clifford Jones (deceased)
Paul Kunkel, M.D.
David Lavery
David Leader
William Lehr, Jr.
H. Glenn Manning
Harold McInnes
Kristen Olewine Milke
Michael Murchie
David O'Brien
Anthony Pascotti
Jeffrey Peters
Thomas Philips
Anthony Seitz, Esq.
Patricia Smith, CPA
Jack Stover, Esq.
Marian Warden
William Warren, Jr., Esq.
Mary Webber Weston
Richard Willey
LeRoy Zimmerman, Esq.

President Emeritus

Thomas Stone, Ph.D.

Michael L. Hanes, Ph.D.


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