Board / Committees

President Karen Carr (PHR)
Company Name:Mercy Philadelphia Hospital
Job Title:President
Business Address:501 South 54th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19143
Phone:215-748-9193
Fax:215-748-9214
Email:kcarr@mercyhealth.org
The President provides leadership to the local chapter consistent with state, area, and national society policies, strategies and objectives.

President Elect Carolyn Collins
Company Name:USI Insurance Sevices
Job Title:President Elect
Business Address:630 W. Germantown Pike
Suite 200
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
Phone:(484) 351-4628
Fax:
Email:carolyn.collins@usi.biz
The President Elect directs and coordinates the functions of standing committees, and performs duties and projects in support of the President.

Treasurer Nina Nicoloso (SPHR)
Company Name:Abington - Lansdale Hospital
Job Title:Treasurer
Business Address:100 Medical Campus Drive
Lansdale, PA 19446
Phone:(215) 361-4481
Fax:(215) 361-4975
Email:nina.nicoloso@jefferson.edu
The Treasurer receives, holds, and safeguards, in the capacity of trustee and financial agent, all funds for the chapter.

Past President Heather Dromgoole (SPHR, SHRM-SCP)
Company Name:Momentum Telecom
Job Title:Past President
Business Address:400 Market Street
Suite 1100
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Phone:
Fax:
Email:hdromgoole@momentumtelecom.com
The Past President assists and advises the President in all matters concerning the Chapter.

Secretary Sharon Crandall (PHR)
Company Name:AccessMatters
Job Title:Secretary
Business Address:1700 Market Street
18th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone:215-985-2631
Fax:
Email:Sharon.Crandall@accessmatters.org
The Secretary records minutes of the meetings and notifies members of the Executive Board of scheduled meetings.

President's Circle Anita Dombrowski (SPHR, SHRM-SCP)
Company Name:Fourth Dimension Enterprises
Job Title:President's Circle
Business Address:
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Phone:610-209-9803
Fax:
Email:avdombrowski@comcast.net
Provides history and presents the President's award.

Diversity Resource Connections Chair Melissa Landsmann (SPHR, SHRM-SCP)
Company Name:Firstrust Bank
Job Title:Diversity Resource Connections Chair
Business Address:1 Walnut Grove Drive
Horsham, PA 19044
Phone:215-728-8612
Fax:
Email:mlandsmann@firstrust.com
Diversity chair provides information and resources to members to increase their awareness of diversity topics, issues and trends.

Inclusion & Diversity Committee Deborah Kliman (PHR, SHRM-CP)
Company Name:Sabre Systems Inc.
Job Title:Inclusion & Diversity Committee
Business Address:865 Easton Road, Suite 300
Warrington, PA 18976
Phone:2153471455
Fax:2153431118
Email:Dkliman@sabresystems.com

Inclusion & Diversity Committee Christopher Gearin (PHR, MPS, Cornell University)
Company Name:Brock and Company
Job Title:Inclusion & Diversity Committee
Business Address:257Great Valley Parkway
Malvern, PA 19355
Phone:267 303 6565
Fax:
Email:cjgearin@yahoo.com

Community Partnership Chair Krista Reynolds (SPHR, SHRM SCP)
Company Name:Morgan Properties
Job Title:Community Partnership Chair
Business Address:160 Clubhouse Road
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Phone:(610) 945-1530
Fax:610-340-2283
Email:kreynolds@morgan-properties.com
Community Partnership is responsible for introducing to the membership at large, via the newsletter and dinner meetings, many different ways of becoming involved in local community service organizations.

Community Outreach/Workforce Readiness Kerri Marin
Company Name:Pinnacle Group Business Resource
Job Title:Community Outreach/Workforce Readiness
Business Address:521 Plymouth Road
Suite 111
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
Phone:6109302120 108
Fax:
Email:kmarin@pinnaclegroupbrs.com
Participates in activities partnering Human Resources with the local community.

Special Projects/Board Kiley Alberts (PHR, SHRM-CP)
Company Name:MobilexUSA
Job Title:Special Projects/Board
Business Address:101 Rock Rd.
Horsham, PA 19044
Phone:215-442-0660 74609
Fax:
Email:kiley.alberts@mobilexusa.com
Additional Committee Members: Deanna Glose Carol Muniz, SHRM Foundation

SHRM Foundation Sherri Tate (PHR, SHRM-CP)
Company Name:Pennsylvania Virtual Charter School
Job Title:SHRM Foundation
Business Address:630 Park Avenue
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Phone:484-680-7710
Fax:866-700-7029
Email:state@pavcsk12.org

Marketing Chair Susan McDonald
Company Name:CCI Consulting
Job Title:Marketing Chair
Business Address:Arborcrest Corporate Campus, Hillcrest II, 721 Arbor Way,
Suite 180
Blue Bell, PA 19422
Phone:610-941-4455 150
Fax:
Email:smcdonald@cciconsulting.com
Marketing

Meeting Sponsorship Chair John Casey
Company Name:NFP Corporate Benefits
Job Title:Meeting Sponsorship Chair
Business Address:2600 Kelly Road
Suite 300
Warrington, PA 18976
Phone:(267) 482-8375
Fax:
Email:john.casey@nfp.com
Meeting Sponsorship is responsible for recruiting companies to sponsor meetings.

Publicity/Social Media Caitlin Cocchi (PHR, SHRM-CP)
Company Name:Affiliated Distributors
Job Title:Publicity/Social Media
Business Address:500 E. Swedesford Road
Suite 200
Wayne, PA 19087
Phone:(610) 977-3169
Fax:(610) 977-3669
Email:ccocchi@adhq.com

Publicity/Social Media Michelle Donohue (SPHR, SHRM SCP)
Company Name:The DePaul Group
Job Title:Publicity/Social Media
Business Address:1750 Walton Road
Blue Bell, PA 19422
Phone:610.832.8000 138
Fax:
Email:michelledonohue@verizon.net

Member Services Chair Marlena Slowik (PHR, SHRM-CP)
Company Name:HR Consultant
Job Title:Member Services Chair
Business Address:
Horsham, PA 19044
Phone:
Fax:
Email:mslowik32@aol.com
Responsibilities include increasing and retaining the membership of the Greater Valley Forge Human Resource Association. In addition, provide programs to enhance our membership's marketability in the Human Resource industry by provide educational programs.

Ambassadors Chair Tom Thew
Company Name:Judge Group
Job Title:Ambassadors Chair
Business Address:1701 JFK BLVD
Suite 2520
Philadelphia , PA 19103
Phone:484-403-4125
Fax:
Email:tthew@judge.com
Is responsible for facilitating a smooth and comfortable transition for new members into the chapter, while acting as a resource to all members of GVFHRA.

Ambassadors Chair Matt Bello
Company Name:HUB International
Job Title:Ambassadors Chair
Business Address:
Blue Bell, PA
Phone:215-869-2520
Fax:
Email:bellomatt@yahoo.com
Is responsible for facilitating a smooth and comfortable transition for new members into the chapter, while acting as a resource to all members of GVFHRA.

Membership Chair Curt Burkholder
Company Name:PalTech Consulting
Job Title:Membership Chair
Business Address:234 Mall Blvd., Suite 200
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Phone:610-715-5200
Fax:
Email:CurtBurkholder@yahoo.com
Recruits and responds to inquiries regarding membership. Understanding the pulse of the membership and their needs. Advocate for the Greater Valley Forge Human Resource Association's general membership.

Professional Development Chair Kiel Parker (PHR, SHRM-CP)
Company Name:PA Virtual Charter School
Job Title:Professional Development Chair
Business Address:630 Park Avenue
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Phone:484-680-7711
Fax:866-550-9578
Email:kparker@pavcsk12.org

Career Transitions Chair Daniel Haneman
Company Name:CCI Consulting
Job Title:Career Transitions Chair
Business Address:721 Arbor Way
Suite 180
Blue Bell, PA 19422
Phone:610-941-4455 105
Fax:
Email:dhaneman@cciconsulting.com
This committee holds monthly meetings to coach and council Human Resource job seekers who are in transition or who are contemplating a job change. Job leads are distributed and search issues and challenges are discussed with the intent of problem solving.

College Liason Monica Istvan (SPHR, SHRM-SCP)
Company Name:Whitford Corporation
Job Title:College Liason
Business Address:47 Park Avenue
Elverson, PA 19520
Phone:610-286-3544
Fax:610-423-0155
Email:mistvan@whitfordww.com
Provides a link between GVFHRA and the SHRM student chapters at local colleges and universities. The committee coordinates the Merit Scholarship Award, disseminates information about GVFHRA monthly meetings, develops programming on careers in human resources and serves as a clearinghouse of information regarding internships.

College Liaison Maria Coppa
Company Name:Global Employment Solutions
Job Title:College Liaison
Business Address:1 Presidential Blvd.
Suite 310
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
Phone:(610) 668-5002
Fax:
Email:mcoppa@gesnetwork.com
Provides a link between GVFHRA and the SHRM student chapters at local colleges and universities. The committee coordinates the Merit Scholarship Award, disseminates information about GVFHRA monthly meetings, develops programming on careers in human resources and serves as a clearinghouse of information regarding internships.

Professional Certification Chair Laura La Buda (PHR)
Company Name:
Job Title:Professional Certification Chair
Business Address:
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Phone:610-888-9509
Fax:
Email:labudalaura@aol.com
Focuses on helping the human resource professionals improve their knowledge & skills, and prepare for the HRCI exam.

Programs Chair Chris Kenny (SPHR, SCP)
Company Name:Sharp Clinical Services Inc.
Job Title:Programs Chair
Business Address:300 Kimberton Road
Phoenixville, PA 19460
Phone:610-422-3213
Fax:
Email:kenny1066@verizon.net
Selects and screens prospective speakers for dinner meetings in response to member interest.

Programs Chair Brandi Yanulavich
Company Name:Timberlane, Inc
Job Title:Programs Chair
Business Address:150 Domorah Drive
Montgomeryville, PA 18936
Phone:267-347-0366
Fax:
Email:byanulavich@timberlane.com
Selects and screens prospective speakers for dinner meetings in response to member interest.

Special Interest Groups Chair Suzanne Gleason
Company Name:Global Employment Solutions
Job Title:Special Interest Groups Chair
Business Address:One Predidential Blvd. North
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
Phone:610-822-1202
Fax:
Email:sgleason@gesnetwork.com
This is a strategic resource group available to assist in securing speakers for conferences and dinner programs. Advises board on special topics.

Compensation & Benefits Marie Heesen (PHR)
Company Name:Ametek
Job Title:Compensation & Benefits
Business Address:304 Ross Lane
Collegeville, PA 19426
Phone:610-256-4243
Fax:
Email:marheesen22@gmail.com
Provides programs in the Compensation and Benefits fields that will enhance the membership’s technical understanding and ability to better manage their obligations in their job situations as well as to generally increase the membership’s knowledge of these areas of Human Resource skills.

Compensation & Benefits Edward Smith (CPCU)
Company Name:Pennsylvania House of Representatives
Job Title:Compensation & Benefits
Business Address:1702 Cowpath Road
Hatfield, PA 19440
Phone:215-870-4017
Fax:
Email:NedSmith@juno.com
Provides programs in the Compensation and Benefits fields that will enhance the membership’s technical understanding and ability to better manage their obligations in their job situations as well as to generally increase the membership’s knowledge of these areas of Human Resource skills.

Recruiting & Retention Sean Mikelson
Company Name:Global Employment Solutions
Job Title:Recruiting & Retention
Business Address:1 Presidential Blvd.
Suite 310
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
Phone:(610)668-5013
Fax:(610)668-5000
Email:smikelson@gesnetwork.com
Is a committee that addresses the challenge of employee recruitment and retention in an era of many job opportunities and a limited candidate base.

Recruiting & Retention Faith Halpern (MBA)
Company Name:eSharp Learning
Job Title:Recruiting & Retention
Business Address:801 Hulnick Rd.
Coatesville, PA 19320
Phone:610-383-6557
Fax:610-383-6558
Email:fhalpern@esharplearning.com
Is a committee that addresses the challenge of employee recruitment and retention in an era of many job opportunities and a limited candidate base.

Organizational Development Louise Scanes
Company Name:Kleinfelder
Job Title:Organizational Development
Business Address:180 Sheree Blvd
Suite 3800
Exton, PA 19341
Phone:610-701-3333 1832
Fax:
Email:lmscanes@gmail.com
Is a specialized group which is chartered to help Human Resources Professionals learn how to keep their organizations current on leadership development and organizational effectiveness techniques.

Organizational Development Charlene Troncelliti (SPHR)
Company Name:Fresenius Medical Care
Job Title:Organizational Development
Business Address:630 Germantown Pike
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19355
Phone:484-280-7089
Fax:
Email:Charlene.Troncelliti@fmc-na.com
Is a specialized group which is chartered to help Human Resources Professionals learn how to keep their organizations current on leadership development and organizational effectiveness techniques.

Employee Relations Annmarie Frio
Company Name:QVC
Job Title:Employee Relations
Business Address:1365 Enterprise Drive
West Chester, PA 19380
Phone:4842502650
Fax:
Email:annmarie.frio@qvc.com
The Employee Relations committee provides guidance and assistance regarding such issues as misconduct, performance improvement, disciplinary action, conflict resolution, management guidance, and state and federal regulations. Work environments change constantly and you can be a part of helping members achieve and sustain successful employee-employer relationships.

Employee Relations Amy Azarian
Company Name:Johnson Matthey
Job Title:Employee Relations
Business Address:456 Devon Park Drive
Wayne, PA 19087
Phone:
Fax:
Email:Amyjohnazar@comcast.net
The Employee Relations committee provides guidance and assistance regarding such issues as misconduct, performance improvement, disciplinary action, conflict resolution, management guidance, and state and federal regulations. Work environments change constantly and you can be a part of helping members achieve and sustain successful employee-employer relationships.

Legislative and Government Affairs Chair Jason Reisman (Esquire)
Company Name:Blank Rome LLP
Job Title:Legislative and Government Affairs Chair
Business Address:One Logan Square
130 N. 18th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone:215-569-5598
Fax:215-832-5598
Email:jreisman@blankrome.com
Legislative chair monitors and evaluates pending legislative, regulatory and legal action at the federal, state and local level, which may have an impact on the management of human resources, and presents legislative updates to the chapter president and members.

Legislative and Government Affairs Chair Julie Kinkopf (Esquire)
Company Name:Weber Gallagher
Job Title:Legislative and Government Affairs Chair
Business Address:2000 Market St
Suite 1300
Philadelphia, Pa 19103
Phone:2159727914
Fax:2155647699
Email:jkinkopf@wglaw.com
Legislative chair monitors and evaluates pending legislative, regulatory and legal action at the federal, state and local level, which may have an impact on the management of human resources, and presents legislative updates to the chapter president and members.

Chapter Management Professional Lori Stokes-Powers
Company Name:GVFHRA
Job Title:Chapter Management Professional
Business Address:2119 County Line Road
Villanova, PA 19085-1733
Phone:(610) 551-4736
Fax:(610) 525-2187
Email:GVFHRA@aol.com





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