About Us

Our Board

PDC's Board of Directors is comprised of up to nineteen (19) individuals. Directors of the board include current and former downtown and/or neighborhood revitalization managers, as well as a variety of individuals possessing an interest in or experience with downtown and neighborhood revitalization. In addition, there is an Advisory Council that provides critical insight and guidance to the Board of Directors.

Board Sign In

Ex Officio - Senator David G. Argall

PA Senate (R), 29th District

Ex Officio - Representative Robert L. Freeman

PA General Assembly (D), Easton

Naomi Naylor

Board Chair: Executive Director, Quakertown Alive!

Charles Broad

Vice-Chair: Executive Director, Reading DIDA

Adrienne Squillace

Secretary: Assistant Vice President, PNC Bank

Stephanie McIlwee

Treasurer: Executive Director, PA Interfaith Community Programs Inc.

Susan Kefover

Member-At-Large: County Commissioner, Potter County

Larry Newman

Board Chairperson Emeritus: Executive Director, Diamond City Partnership

Donn Henderson

Member: Borough Manager, Wilkinsburg Borough

Mark Ickes

Member: Executive Director, Explore Altoona

Cornelius Johnson

Member: Food Safety and Quality Assurance Manager, Hershey Entertainment and Resorts Co.

Lisa Keck

Member: (former) Elm Street Manager; 2nd Ward NPP, City of Bradford

Hon. Patty Kim

Member: Pennsylvania House of Representatives

Gary Laird

Member: President, Hanover Area Chamber of Commerce

Mary Luscavage

Member: Main Street Manager, Downtown Shenandoah Inc.

Jennifer Markus

Member: Board President, Explore Sewickley

Linda Nitch

Member: Executive Director, Lawrence County Economic Development

Eric Persson

Member: Economic Development Specialist, Township of Lower Merion

Maureen Safko

Member: Senior Planner, Borough of State College

Lenwood Sloan

Member: Catalytic Agent

Clyde Stoltzfus

Member: (former) PA Small Business Development Centers

Jim Wenger

Member: Partner, Derck & Edson, LLC