The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the appointment of new members to its Board of Directors for 2011-2012. The announcement follows the gathering of over 1,400 business, civic and community leaders from the Greater Philadelphia region at the Chamber’s 211th Annual Meeting last Friday.
“We are grateful to welcome such a talented and diverse pool of volunteer leaders to our board,” said Rob Wonderling, Chamber President & CEO. “We look forward to their vital contributions and collaboration in the tradition of supporting the business community and general public. They provide support in many arenas, through resources, action, and as informed advocates on public policy issues.”
The new board members are Donna L. Allie, President and Founder, Team Clean, Inc.; Bruce D. Armon, Esquire, Office Managing Partner, Saul Ewing LLP; Joe Banner, President, Philadelphia Eagles Football Club; Ray Carballada, President, Shooters, Inc.; Christopher S. Clark, Chief Operating Officer, FiberLink; Henry C. Foley, Vice President for Research, Dean of the Graduate School, Penn State University; John Grady, President, Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation; Hernán Guaracao, Publisher & CEO, Al Dia News, Inc.; Wendy Hamilton, General Manager, Sugar House Casino; Michael G. Horsey, Office Managing Partner, Mitchell & Titus, LLP; Kathleen P. Kinslow, President & CEO, Aria Health System; Robert G. Leib, President & CEO, Leib Solutions; Tina Malek (Young Professionals Network Chair), V.P., Director of Marketing Communications, Beneficial Bank; Kathleen T. O’Reilly, Managing Director, Philadelphia Metro Office, Accenture; Gregory J. Osberg, Publisher & CEO, Philadelphia Media Network, Inc.; Alfred W. Putnam, Jr., Esquire, Chairman, Drinker Biddle & Reath; Marc Rayfield, Senior V.P., Market Manager, CBS Philadelphia Radio; Paul D. Ridder, President, Tasty Baking Company; Sue Schick, Chief Executive Officer, United Healthcare of Pennsylvania; Evelyn F. Smalls, President & CEO, United Bank of Philadelphia; Marcus Starke, National VP, North America Marketing, SAP America; Stephen S. Tang, President & CEO, University City Science Center; D. Michael Wilson, President, Specialty Chemicals Group, FMC; Richard D. Wood, III, Sustainability Project Manager, WAWA, Inc.; and Audrey Zibelman, President, CEO and Founder, Viridity Energy, Inc.
In addition, new members were appointed to the Executive Committee, the Board’s governing body led by William P. Hankowsky, GPCC Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chairman, President and CEO, Liberty Property Trust. They are: