Who’s Who: Membership of the Board of Trustees


On Thursday and Friday, July 20 and 21, the Penn State Board of Trustees will convene again for a mid-summer meeting at Penn State Harrisburg. 

The Board consists of 38 members, some elected, and some appointed.

So who are those members? See the chart below to learn more about who sits on the board.

*Bio and photos taken from Penn State’s Board of Trustees website. 

MEMBERS EX OFFICIO

*Non-Voting Member
ERIC J. BARRON*
President, The Pennsylvania State University
THOMAS WOLF*
Governor, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
CYNTHIA A. DUNN
Secretary, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
RUSSELL C. REDDING
Secretary, Department of Agriculture
PEDRO A. RIVERA
Secretary, Department of Education
WILLIAM S. SHIPLEY, III*
Chairman, Shipley Group Governor's Non-voting Representative

APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR

Robert CAPRETTO (2018)
Business Owner
Allison GOLDSTEIN (2017)
Graduate Assistant, The Pennsylvania State University
J. ALEX HARTZLER (2019)
Managing Partner & Founder, WCI Partners, LP
DAVID M. KLEPPINGER (2019)
Chairman, McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC
ELLIOTT W. WEINSTEIN (2018)
President, Weinstein Realty Consultants
Note: The date in parentheses following each name indicates the year in which the term will expire. Trustees appointed by the Governor serve until their successors have been appointed and confirmed.

ELECTED BY ALUMNI

EDWARD "TED" B. BROWN, III (2019)
President & CEO, KETCHConsulting, Inc.
BARBARA L. DORAN (2019)
Director, Senior Portfolio Manager, YorkBridge Wealth Partners
ROBERT C. JUBELIRER (2020)
Partner, Obermayer, Rebmann, Maxwell & Hippel
ANTHONY P. LUBRANO (2018)
President, A.P. Lubrano & Company, Inc.
RYAN J. McCOMBIE (2018)
WILLIAM F. OLDSEY (2019)
Independent Consultant/Educational Publishing
JOSEPH V. PATERNO, JR. (2020)
President, Blue Line 409 LLC
ALICE W. POPE (2020)
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, St. John's University
ROBERT J. TRIBECK (2018)
ttorney, Post Acute Medical, LLC

ELECTED BY DELEGATES FROM AGRICULTURAL SOCIETIES

DONALD G. COTNER (2018)
Officer, Cotner Farms, Inc. Partner, Don Cotner Farms, LP Partner, Boyd Station, LLP
VALERIE L. DETWILER (2019)
Vice President, Agricultural Banking Officer, Clearfield Bank & Trust
LYNN A. DIETRICH (2020)
Retired Professional Engineer (PE)
M. ABRAHAM HARPSTER (2019)
Co-Owner, Evergreen Farms, Inc.
CHRIS R. HOFFMAN (2018)
Vice President, Pennsylvania Farm Bureau
KEITH E. MASSER (2020)
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Sterman Masser, Inc.

ELECTED BY BOARD REPRESENTING BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY

MARK H. DAMBLY (2020)
President, Pennrose Properties, LLC (Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees)
RICHARD K. DANDREA (2019)
Attorney, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC
ROBERT E. FENZA (2018)
Retired Chief Operating Officer, Liberty Property Trust
IRA M. LUBERT (2019)
Chairman and Co-Founder, Independence Capital Partners and Lubert Adler Partners, L.P. (Chairman of the Board of Trustees)
WALTER C. RAKOWICH (2020)
Retired Chief Executive Officer, Prologis
MARY LEE SCHNEIDER (2018)
President and CEO, SG360°
KATHLEEN L. CASEY (2019)
Senior Advisor, Patomak Global Partners, LLC; KLC Consulting Group, LLC
JULIE ANNA POTTS (2018)
Executive Vice President and Treasurer, American Farm Bureau Federation
MATTHEW W. SCHUYLER (2020)
Chief Human Resources Officer, Hilton Worldwide
MICHAEL C. HOESCHELE, JR. (2019)
STUDENT TRUSTEE
Student, The Pennsylvania State University
DAVID C. HAN (2018)
ACADEMIC TRUSTEE
Professor of Surgery and Radiology; Vice Chair for Education, Department of Surgery, Penn State Hershey Medical Center and College of Medicine
KEVIN R. STEELE (2019)
IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT, ALUMNI ASSOCIATION

ELECTED BY BOARD ~ AT-LARGE & OTHER MEMBERS

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