Board of Directors

Board Members

Laudy Allan
Vice President, Global Logistics, Customer Care, and Enterprise Improvement, Crayola LLC  

Carol D. Birks, Ed.D.
Superintendent, Allentown School District

Mark Emerick, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Education, Muhlenberg College

Don Hinkle
An Owner, Vice President, Builders Door & Hardware

Peter J. Kareha 
Vice President, McGriff Insurance Services

Kay Kurtz
Retail Products & Services Trainer,
People First Federal Credit Union

Audrey Mathison
Board of Directors, Allentown School District

Angela Nolan 
Chief Operating Officer, Vistacom Inc.

Jennifer Ortiz
Allentown School District Board Member

Joseph Petro
Senior Vice President and Chief Security Officer, Time Warner Inc. (Retired)

Hon. Rashid Santiago 
Magisterial District Judge 
Lehigh County District Court 31-1-02

Rob Schmidt
Director of Business Development, The Seltzer Group
D'nese Sokolowski, M.D.
Physician/Owner, Obstetrics & Gynecology

Erika M. Sutherland, Ph.D.
Associate Professor in Spanish; Chair of the Department
of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, Muhlenberg College

Ralph S. Todd  
Retired Administrator, Allentown School District 

Donald Wieand
Senior Counsel, Stevens & Lee, P. C.


Dan C. Bosket
President, Board of Directors 
Director, Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown
Tonya Harris, Esq.
Vice-President, Board of Directors

Senior Counsel, PPL Services Corporation

Ibi Balog
Treasurer, Board of Directors
Associate Professor, Department of Business Management and Economics, Cedar Crest College
The Rev. Maria W.E. Tjeltveit
Secretary, Board of Directors
Retired Rector, Episcopal Church of the Mediator, Allentown


Julie K. Ambrose, Ph.D.
Executive Director
Vicki Newhard
[email protected]

Lori Smith
[email protected]

Board Directors Emeritus

Dennis Blankowitsch, Ed.D.
Barry Halper
Anthony Muir, Esq.
Debora Roberson
John Stevens, D.O.