The Merakey Foundation | WHO WE ARE


Meet the Foundation Staff

Sylvia Purnell

Executive Director, Foundation
Sylvia.Purnell@merakey.org

Angela Swingle

Executive Assistant
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Roland Anye

Resource Development Coordinator
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Sara Keane

Development Associate
Sara.Keane@merakey.org

Meet the Junior Board

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Sean Mitchell
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Amanda K. Mueller
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Patricia Mundy
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Megan Nolan
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Roma Sawchyn
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Iqra Shafique
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Ryan Wellman
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Meet the Board of Directors

Michael J. Mitchell, CPA, CPCU, Chairman, Merakey Foundation Board of Directors; Vice Chairman, The Graham Company

Joseph S. Martz Chief Executive Officer, Merakey

The Honorable M. Joseph Rocks, Chairman Emeritus, Merakey Board of Directors

Joseph E. Besecker, Founder, Chairman, President and CEO, Emerald Asset Management

Raza Bokhari, MD, MBA, Chairman & CEO, Parkway Clinical Laboratories, Inc.

Christopher Dunton, Chief Executive Officer, Lintons Managed Services

John G. Frisch, Owner and President, Higher Information Group

Lou Fromm, Vice President and Owner, Fromm Electric Supply

Liz Greco-Rocks, Education Advocate

Christopher M. Harvey, J.D., LL.M, CPA, Managing Member, Harvey Ballard & Bornstein, LLC

Philip E. Hughes, Jr., J.D., CPA, Vice Chairman, Keystone Industries

Kevin B. Kelly, Managing Partner, Jason Roberts, LLC

John Krol, CFP, Partner, Legacy Advisors, LLC

Jerome Mauro, Managing Director, Wilmington Trust

Ray Pennacchia, Senior Vice President, NovaCare Rehabilitation

Dorothy Pollon, M.B.A., J.D., Special Needs Child Advocate

Brian Propp

Barbara Schwartz-Bechet, MS, EdD, Interim Dean and professor, The College of Education and Rehabilitation at SALUS University

Reginald W. Wilkes, Senior Vice President - Wealth Management and Financial Advisor, Janney Montgomery Scott


Contact Us

620 E. Germantown Pike, Lafayette Hill, PA 19444 | 610-260-4675 | Fax: 610-862-4413 | foundation@merakey.org | United Way Gift ID No.: 1668 | FAQs