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Our Board

David Gibbons, Board Chair
UPMC Hamot

Marcus Atkinson
Principal at M. Atkinson & Associates Consulting, and Founder/CEO of The Publix Voice Media LLC

Nick Austin
Penelec, A FirstEnergy Company

Christina Bernatowicz
PNC Financial Services

Janel Bonsell
Secretary/Treasurer
Schaffner Knight Minnaugh & Company

Terry Cascioli

Christopher Clark, DO, MHA
St. Vincent Hospital

Chanel Cook
Erie Arts & Culture

Gail Cook
Widget Financial

Lorianne Feltz
Resource Development Committee Chair
Erie Insurance

Kelli Gambill
Erie Insurance
Project Blueprint Graduate

James Grunke
Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership

Charles "Boo" Hagerty
Marketing Committee Chair
Hamot Health Foundation

Alan Hamilton
Wabtec Corporation

Debbie Iavarone
Parker LORD

Bill Jackson
President
United Way of Erie County

Jack Lee
Roofers Union Local 210

Colleen Moore-Mezler
Executive Compensation & Review Committee Chair
Moore Research

Tesha L. Nesbit
Diversity and Inclusion Committee Chair
Erie Insurance

Jim Nuber
IBEW Local Union No. 56

 Jim Ohrn
Vice Chair
Custom Engineering

Brian Polito
Erie’s Public Schools

Katie Ruffa
Young Leaders Society (YLS) Chair
Northwest Bank

Mark Shaw
MacDonald Illig Jones & Britton

Lisa Slomski
KeyBank

Dr. Keith Taylor
Governance Committee Chair
Gannon University

Jim Teed
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

Tom Tupitza
Planned Giving Committee Chair
Knox Law Firm

Gwendolyn White
Community Impact Committee Chair
Erie Insurance

Matt Zonno
Northwest Bank