Board Members

Brad Kovaleski, Ph.D., NEPDEC Program Director

Board Officers
Cindy Biesecker, Chair
Myriam Muniz, Vice-Chair
Thomas Duffy, Ph.D.

Board Members – Education
Teresa Fritsche – East Stroudsburg University
Jasmine Tabron – King’s College
Cindy Malkemes – Luzerne County Community College
Ann Saxton – Luzerne County Community College
Judi Myers – Luzerne County Community College
Kathleen Foley – Misericordia University
Tracy Garnick – Penn State University
V. Dale Jones, Ph.D. – Penn State University
Brad Kovaleski, Ph.D. – Penn State University
Thomas Duffy, Ph.D. – Dallas School District
Jennifer Joyce, M.D. – Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine
Jennifer Welgosh – Wilkes-Barre Area School District
Erica Acosta – Wilkes University
Georgia Costalas – Wilkes University

Board Members – Corporate
Carl Witkowski – Guard Insurance Group
Kenneth Fernandez – Mohegan Sun Pocono
Cindy Biesecker – Procter & Gamble Paper Products Co.
Myriam Muniz – Prudential Financial
Jessica Ravello – Walmart Distribution Center