Penn State Harrisburg

Board of Advisers

 

Chair: Jeff Merritt
Vice-Chair: James Talalai
Treasurer: Andy Klinger
Secretary: Mukund Kulkarni

Executive Board Members:

College Affairs Committee Chair: Lisa Torchia
Student Life Committee Chair: Ralph Vartan
Faculty/Research Committee Chair: David Wirick
Development Liaison: Richard Barger
Immediate Past Chair: Steven Masterson

Board of advisers group photo

 

Member
Director of Plant Operations
The Ames Companies, Inc.
 
Member
Retired, CFO & Executive VP
Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries
 
Honorary Member
President
Edenridge Enterprises, Inc.
 
Ex Officio
President and CEO
Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC
 
Honorary Member
Principal
Brinjac Engineering, Inc.
 
Member
President
McClure Company
 
Honorary Member
President and CEO
Byerly Consulting Services, LLC
 
Honorary Member
Retired Senior VP, General Counsel, CAO
Harsco Corporation
 
Ex Officio
Mayor, Borough of Middletown
 
Member
Attorney
McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC
 
Ex Officio
Cumberland County Commissioner
 
Member
President and CEO
Vibran Health Plan
 
Member
President, Retail Americas
Exel
 
Member
Managing Partner
Gunn-Mowery LLC
 
Honorary Member
Professor of Practice, Entrepreneurship
Director, Center for Entrepreneurship
Penn State Harrisburg
 
Ex Officio
Retired Sr. Systems Analyst
The Hershey Company
 
 
Treasurer
Market President/Senior Vice President
Branch Banking & Trust Co.
 
Secretary
 
Member
President and CEO
Mine Safety Appliances Company
 
Member
Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources
TE Connectivity
 
Executive Board Member
Partner, Tax Services
BDO USA, LLP
 
Ex Officio
President
Lower Swatara Twp. Board of Commissioners
 
Honorary Member
President and Chief Operating Officer
United Concordia
 
Chair
President
Reynolds Construction, LLC
 
Honorary Member
Partner
Smigel, Anderson & Sacks, LLP
 
Member
Principal
Boyer & Ritter, LLC
 
Member
President
Auntie Anne's, Inc.
 
Member
Director of Supply Chain Services
Phoenix Contact, Inc.
 
Honorary Member
Retired, Regional Vice President
United Concordia Companies, Inc.
 
Ex Officio
Dauphin County Commissioner
 
Member
Vice President, Technology Solutions
Evidera
 
Honorary Member
Executive Vice President & COO
Penn National Insurance
 
Honorary Member
Partner
Murphy McCormack
 
Member
Director of Finance and Administration
Central Pennsylvania Food Bank
 
Member
Senior Bridge Erection Engineer
High Steel Structuers, LLC
 
Honorary Member
Chairman & CEO
Gannett Fleming, Inc.
 
Member
Retired - VP, Treasurer
The Hershey Company
 
Ex Officio
Superintendent of Schools
Middletown Area School District
 
Vice-Chair
President
Expert Business Integration Services, LLC
 
Member
Partner
Praxis
 
Member
VP Patient Care Services / Chief Nursing Officer
Holy Spirit Hospital - A Geisinger Affiliate
 
Executive Board Member
Chairman & CEO
Vartan Group, Inc.
 
Member
Assistant Executive Director
Public School Employees' Retirement System
 
Member
CEO
Orthopedic Associates of Lancaster
 
Executive Board Member
Retired, General Manager
ArcelorMittal Steelton, LLC
 
Member
Vice President, Human Resources
Ollie's Bargain Outlet, Inc.
 
Honorary Member
Owner & President
R. E. Ziegler Remodeling & Construction Co