Advisory Council

Advisory Council

The Center’s Advisory Council is comprised of representatives from allied organizations who are interested in advancing its mission and strategic priorities – whether through their professional or philanthropic interest.

Advisory Council members represent a diverse cross-sector of organizations invested in improving the health and wellness of today’s youth and families.

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Beth Anne Bahn
Director of the Division of Health
Pennsylvania Department of Health

Betty Brdar
School Marketing Manager
Mid-Atlantic Dairy Association

Kelly Brennan
Manager, Health Education and Wellness
Capital Blue Cross

Rosemary Browne
President & CEO
Alder Health Service

Karen Burke
Executive Director
PA Recreation & Park Society, Inc.

Keith Chase
Vice President
Gannett Fleming, Inc.

Kacy Conley
Director
PA Statewide Afterschool Youth Development Network
(PSAYDN)

Jeff Cooper
President/CEO
United Cerebral Palsy of Central PA

Marilyn Corbin
Associate Director of Cooperative Extension
Penn State University

Sara Couppas
Healthy Schools Program Manager PA/DE/MD
The Alliance for a Healthier Generation

Judy Dillion
Community Outreach Coordinator
Penn State Hershey Department of Nursing

Steve Doster
State Director
Mission: Readiness PA

Jennifer Ebersole
Pennsylvania Government Relations Director
American Heart Association

Jon Fitzkee
Planning Department, Transportation Planner
Lebanon County

Diana Fox
Senior Director, Hospital Systems
American Cancer Society, Inc.

Serina Gaston
Director, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity
Pennsylvania Department of Health

Emily Gates
Special Projects Coordinator
Pennsylvania Recreation and Park Society

Danny George
Assistant Professor
Penn State College of Medicine – Department of Humanities

Toni Henning
Nursing Coordinator
Lebanon School District

Todd Hershbine
HR Executive
Minitab

Jennifer Kraschnewski
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Diane Kripas
Division Chief
Department of Conservation & Natural Resources

Stefani McAuliffe
Manager, Community Initiatives
PinnacleHealth

Beth Murray
Nurse Educator
Carlisle Barracks Army Wellness Center

Mort Orman
Medical Director
Capital Blue Cross

Barbara E. Ostrov
Vice Chair, Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine
Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital

Gil Pak
Director of Operations
Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital

Ian Paul
Professor of Pediatrics and Public Health Sciences
Chief, Division of Academic General Pediatrics
Associate Vice Chair for Research
Penn State College of Medicine

Robin Perry-Smith
Project Manager
Penn State Hershey College of Medicine

Patrice Pettis
Director of Corporate Marketing & Special Events
Harrisburg City Islanders

Mark Seaton
Healthy Champion
Community Partner

Heidi Stine
Health and Physical Education Teacher
South Hanover Elementary School

Sue Stough
Manager, Benefits Administration
Hershey Entertainment & Resorts

Deb Tregea
Senior Executive Physiologist and Campus Wellness Coordinator
Penn State College of Medicine – University Fitness Center

Susan Veldheer
Research Data Management Specialist
Penn State Hershey College of Medicine

Angela Watson
Senior Transportation Planner
Parsons Brinckerhoff, Inc.

Tennekah Williams
Transitional Living Coordinator
Milton S. Hershey School

Linda Woods-Huber
Executive Director
Pennsylvania State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance