Current Board Members

Jennifer Baccon, President

Board Member Since 2021 Jennifer is the Chair of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Akron Children’s Hospital and Chair and […]

Zachary Gates – Vice President

Board Member Since 20XX Zachary is the founder of Gates Law Office PLLC in Troy, PA, where he focuses his […]

Alfred Schnabel, Treasurer

Founding Board Member Alfred grew up in New Castle, PA and attended PGSS in 1994. He earned a BS in […]

Janet Hurwitz, Secretary

Founding Board Member Janet is a retired teacher of gifted students and students with learning disabilities at the South Williamsport […]

Al Cangahuala

Board Member Since 2019 Dr. Al Cangahuala was a member of the first PGSS class (PSS back then) in 1982, […]

Alan Chang

Board Member Since 2021 Alan is a gastroenterologist at Doylestown Hospital near Philadelphia. After attending PGSS in 1988, he earned […]

Kylie LaSota Hand

Board Member Since 2022 Kylie LaSota Hand serves as the Director of STEM and Online Learning for the Chester County […]

David Shore

Board Member Since 2022 David is a current fellow in pulmonary and critical care medicine at Penn State. After attending PGSS […]

Chris Shotter

Board Member Since 2021 Chris Shotter is a Program Manager for MSA Safety based in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania, focused on […]

Wing-Hong Andrew Ko

Andrew Ko is the co-founder and CTO of Revvo Technologies, a Series A venture-backed startup focused on smart tire management in Silicon […]

Stephanie Lewis

Stephanie is a passionate youth advocate, out-of-school time champion, and consultant. She currently serves as the Director of Relationships for […]

Karen Van Dusen

Karen was a member of the inaugural class of PGSS at Carnegie Mellon University in 1982 (PSS in that first […]