Leadership

Executive Committee

  • Renee Custer, Custer Homes
  • Dr. Carolyn C. Dumaresq, Retired Education and Community Volunteer
  • Sylvia Hepler, Launching Lives, LLC
  • Jennifer Lazar, Community Volunteer
  • Kelly Light, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
  • Julia Mallory, Harrisburg School District, Vice Chair
  • Gloria Merrick, Latino Hispanic American Community Center
  • Natalie Neyer, Milton Hershey School
  • Ho-Thanh Nguyen, Pennsylvania Immigrant and Refugee Women’s Network
  • Elaine Nissley, McKonly & Asbury LLP, Chair
  • Shileste Overton-Morris, Center for Schools and Communities
  • Jessica Ritchie, PinnacleHealth Foundation
  • Karen F. Snider, Susquehanna Consulting & Financial Group

Grantmaking Subcommittee

  • Carolyn Dumaresq, Retired Education and Community Volunteer, Chair
  • Sylvia Hepler, Launching Lives, LLC
  • Jessica Johnson, Salvation Army Harrisburg Capital City Region
  • Dr. Judith Samkoff, Samkoff Consulting [community health and nutrition]
  • Jody Silliker, Christ Lutheran Church Health Ministries
  • Karen F. Snider, Susquehanna Consulting & Financial Group

Marketing & Events Subcommittee

  • Kelly Light, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, Co-Chair
  • Jennifer Karmon-Lazar, Community Volunteer, Co-Chair
  • Lynn Burkholder, RLB Marketing, LLC
  • Renee Custer, Custer Homes
  • Judith Hodara, Community Volunteer
  • Gloria Merrick, Latino Hispanic American Community Center
  • Natalie Neyer, Milton Hershey School
  • Shileste Overton-Morris, Center for Schools and Communities
  • Jessica Ritchie, PinnacleHealth Foundation
  • Shaylene Scheib, Philhaven
  • Meghan Skelly, Keller Williams
  • Ashley Tilley, Momentum, Inc.

Women in Philanthropy Subcommittee

  • Gloria Merrick, Latino Hispanic American Community Center, Chair
  • Norma Gotwalt, Community Volunteer
  • Ho-Thanh Nguyen, Pennsylvania Immigrant and Refugee Women’s Network
  • Jessica Ritchie, PinnacleHealth Foundation
  • Karen F. Snider, Susquehanna Consulting & Financial Group