Board of Directors

Meet those in charge!

  • Richard Stokes, Co-Chair
    Licensed Social Worker with Aspirations, LLC

  • Shirley Marks, Co-Chair
    Retired. Previously Executive Assistant to the President, Millers Mutual Group

  • Andy Phillips, Executive Director
    New City School, Harrisburg

  • Michael Behney, Director
    Institute of State & Regional Affairs, Penn State University

  • Steph Laverty
    Has volunteered in the Preschool classroom for the past two years. She has worked for the Hamburg Center for the Developmentally Disabled in Berks County, the USPS in Oakland, CA and Alta Bates Hospital in Berkeley, CA. She obtained a nursing degree from Merritt College, and is retired from PinnacleHealth where she worked as a medical abstractor. She also volunteers in the Asperger’s/autism community and has volunteered at the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank.

  • Carolyn Shaffer
    Retired Teacher

  • Lynida Hudson, Trustee
    Camp Curtin Memorial Mitchell United Methodist Church

  • Nevin Mindlin, President
    Covenant Community Corporation

  • Annmarie Malchenson, Education Consultant
    Associate Professor, Early Childhood Education, Harrisburg Area Community College

  • Jean Cutler, ex-officio
    Retired. Previously director of the State Historic Preservation Office, Commonwealth of PA