Board Of Directors


Jim S. Amstutz, D.Min – President

Teacher, Lancaster Mennonite School

Darryl GordonVice President

VP Human Resources, The High Companies

Scooter Haase – Treasurer

Community Volunteer

Anna Ramos – Secretary

Chief Operating Officer, Lancaster County Workforce Development Board

Kristin Heller – Immediate Past President

VP/Team Leader, Fulton Bank

Anthony Chivinski 

Consultant, Leadership Advisory Services


Randolph Appley


Anthony Chivinski 

Consultant, Leadership Advisory Services

Margaret Costella, Esq.

VP & Deputy General Counsel, Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine

Angela Eichelberger

District Director, Office of PA Sen. Scott Martin

James Kelly

Community Volunteer

Lyn Keough

Chair, Head Start Policy Council

Kareemah Mayer

Attorney, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC

Corey Meyer

Supervisor, East Lampeter Township

Nicole Pedriani

Commercial Loan Officer/AVP, Mid Penn Bank

Dr. Elizabeth Powers

Associate Professor, Millersville University

Rodney L. Redcay

Mayor, Borough of Denver

Jake Thorsen

SoWe Neighborhood Director

Our Board of Directors, which governs the agency, is made up of local elected officials and appointed government officials, community leaders, and representatives of low-income organizations and neighborhoods.