Our board of directors

Board of Directors


Tom Pysz (Chair)

Host – We Question and Learn (WQLN) and NPR One

Principal – ExecutiveMarketing.Systems

Dan Bensur (Immediate Past Chair)

Owner – Bensur Creative Marketing Group LLC

Doug Starr (Vice Chair)

President – ECCA, Inc.

Anne Piotrowicz (Treasurer)

Retired – Financial Analyst – GE

Mike Ruzzi (Secretary)

Anchor – Erie News Now WICU/WSEE


John Blicha

Global Senior Director of Marketing and Brand Management – Eriez Magnetics

William Finnecy

CPA – BKD Accountants, LLC

Jacqui Caringola

OD – Gahring Optical, Warren, PA

Ned Reade

Retired – Owner, Networking Technologies Inc.

Barbara Sepich

President & Chief Executive Officer – WRC Senior Services, Brookville, PA


Thorp Andrews (Emeritus)

Nicholas Sala, DO (Emeritus)

Ophthalmologist, Pediatric Ophthalmology

Barry Stamm, MD (Emeritus)

Retired Ophthalmologist

Atty. Roger Taft (Emeritus)

McDonald, Illig, Jones and Britton LLP

William Vorsheck

Vorsheck Family Foundation