The Pennsylvania Economy League Central Division is overseen by a Board of Directors as well as regional Committees from across the division’s service area. The Board and regional Committees are made up of PEL members. In addition to serving in a general advisory capacity, Committees host and plan public policy Issues Forums in conjunction with PEL staff. To learn more about membership, click here. For more information on Issues Forums, click here.
Central Division 2014 Board of DirectorsFred Callahan, Chairman President, Colony Papers, Inc. Keith G. Dorman, Vice Chairman Director, Communications and Community Relations, UGI Utilities, Inc. Gerald Cross, Secretary/Treasurer Executive Director, Pennsylvania Economy League
MembersBernard C. Banks, Jr., President/CEO, American Asphalt Paving Co. Donald M. Bernhard, Community Development Director, Allentown Downtown Community Development Initiative Joe Crosswhite, Regional President, M&T Bank Robert G. Edgerton, Commercial Lender, Luzerne Bank Stephen K. Fries Robert M. Geneczko Jack H. Harper Barry Isett, PE, Chief Executive Officer, Barry Isett and Associates William G. Koch, Sr., CPA, President, William G. Koch and Associates John P. Kramer John W. Loyd, President/CEO, Mantec, Inc. Douglas R. Myers, Economic Development Executive, First Energy Corp Richard G. Russell, Director, State and Local Government Relations, the Hershey Company Charles Santangelo, Executive Vice President/CFO, Susquehanna Health System Steven M. Sleboda Raymond F. Suhocki Charles W. Watters