Board of Directors and Staff


PRESIDENT – Barb Brairton – Retired Educator
VICE PRESIDENT – Brian Sheridan – Faculty, Mercyhurst University
TREASURER – Jenny Garres – Business Banking Relationship Manager/Vice-President, Key Bank
SECRETARY – Kelley Majczyk – Director of Social Services, Millcreek Hospital


Rev. Albert U. Gesler (founder) – Pastor, Christ-Redeemer Lutheran Church in Lawrence Park.
Roy Strausbaugh – Retired Professor and Dean
Steve Sebald, Esq. – Partner – Sebald, Hackwelder, Orton
Jeanine Tome – HCIT Consulting, Senior Case Mgmt Consultant
David Barker, Ph.D. – Chair, Dept. of Social and Organizational Studies, Gannon University
Jennifer L. Miller – Banking
Mary Temple – Retired Development Director
Joe Cancilla – Roberts Trucking, Regional Asset Manager
Jennifer Hoffman – Business Development Officer, City of Erie
Jessica Figoli – Assistant Vice-President/Private Banker, ERIEBANK
Brian McGrain – Retired Military and Educator



Wendy Wallace – Executive Director
MaryBeth Ford – Assistant Director
Pat Woodard – Grocery Shopping & Delivery Service Coordinator