Board of Directors and Staff

Officers:

  • Board Chairman: Jerry Lisman, Owner, Lisman Holdings
  • Chairperson Emeritus: Chris Bedwick, Owner, Bedwick's Pharmacy and Gifts
  • Vice Chairman:  Michael Kashnicki, Senior Business Relationship Manager & VP, Wells Fargo
  • Vice Chairman:  Jim Roberts, Special Assistant to the President, Misericordia University
  • Secretary:  Jennifer Stull, Vice President, Wealth Strategist, PNC Bank
  • Treasurer: Jennifer Kebles, CPA, Mericle Commercial Real Estate
  • Member-At-Large:  John J. Carr, CLU, ChFC, CASL Financial Advisor, Northwestern Mutual
  • President: Melissa Turlip

Members:

  • Kimberly Albert, Navient
  • Christie Bonnice, State Farm 
  • Joseph Burke, Burke Vullo Reilly Roberts Attorneys At Law
  • Nicole Costanzo, PNC Bank
  • Donna Gizenski, Fidelity Deposit & Discount Bank
  • Tony Grieco, Luzerne Intermediate Unit
  • Michael Hirthler, Jacobi Capital Management
  • Judy Hurley, AT&T
  • Carmen Magistro, M&T Bank
  • Maureen Mangan-Mills
  • Louis Marcin, Kronick, Kalada, Berdy & Co., P.C.
  • Tim O'Shea, Sordoni Construction
  • Mark Soprano, CYC
  • Janet Stochla, UGI
  • Alicia Wang, Gertrude Hawk Chocolates
  • Thomas White, Chairman Emeritus
  • Gregory Zayac, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP

Friends of JA:

  • Bill desRosiers
  • Alex Fried
  • Howard Grossman
  • Patrick Hawk
  • Ken Okrepkie
  • Sam Rostock

Staff:

  • Melissa Turlip, President
  • Paul Francis, Senior Operations Director
  • Maria DeLucca, Program Manager
  • Suzanne McCabe, Program & Development Manager
  • Neil Langdon, Administrative Assistant