Executive Board

  • President – Joe Tertel
  • Vice President – Suzanne Patackis
  • Vice President – Adeolu Bakare
  • Secretary – Jeff Copus
  • Treasurer – Jeremy Scheibelhut
  • Executive Director – Derek Whitesel

Board of Directors

  • Adeolu Bakare (McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC)
  • Brandon Boring (Altec Industries)
  • Brittany Brock (M&T Bank)
  • Jeff Copus (Jump Street)
  • Clinton Cullison (Greenlee Partners, LLC)
  • Renee Custer (Custer Homes)
  • Andrew Enders, Past President (Enders Insurance Associates)
  • Salvatore Fazzolari (PeoplesBank)
  • Casey Khuri, Past President (NAI CIR)
  • Dave Marcheskie (Exelon Corp.)
  • Suzanne Patackis (Zimmer)
  • Catherine Prince, Past President (Vartan Group, Inc.)
  • Ryan Riley, Past President (Communities in Schools of PA)
  • Jeremy Scheibelhut (Boyer & Ritter, LLC)
  • Joe Tertel (Rite Aid)
  • Ryan Unger (Team PA Foundation)
  • Meron Yemane, Past President (Rockville Bridge Group at Morgan Stanley)

Emeritus

  • H. Ralph Vartan (Vartan Group, Inc.)

Our Staff

Board of Advisors

  • Joe Massaro, Chairperson (Hilton Harrisburg)
  • David Butcher (WCI Partners)
  • Vince Champion (Champion Law Office, LLC)
  • George Connor (Dauphin County Office of Community & Economic Development)
  • Nicole Conway * (Vartan Group, Inc.)
  • Eric Darr (Harrisburg University of Science and Technology)
  • Dan Deitchman (Brickbox Development)
  • Nick DiFrancesco (Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers)
  • Brad Forman (Morgan Stanley)
  • Linda Goldstein (Mid Penn Bank)
  • Wendell Hoover* (REMAX Realty Associates)
  • Andy Johnson (Orrstown Bank)
  • Zack Khuri* (First National Bank)
  • Larry Kluger
  • Bub Manning (Quandel Construction Group, Inc.)
  • Christopher Markley (Penn National Insurance)
  • Jessica Meyers* (JEM Group)
  • Eric Morrison (Smigel, Anderson & Sacks, LLP)
  • George Nahodil (Members 1st Federal Credit Union)
  • Ryan Riley* (Communities in Schools of PA)
  • Bob Scaer (Gannett Fleming)
  • Mark Stewart (Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC)
  • Bill Sutton (R.S. Mowrey and Sons)
  • Meron Yemane* (Rockville Bridge Group at Morgan Stanley)
  • Sue Yenchko, Retired (American Water)

* Past President of HYP and Ex-Officio member of the Board of Advisors

Past Presidents

  • 1999 – Alex Hartzler
  • 2000 – Greg Rothman
  • 2001 – Elizabeth (Bebe) Mullaugh
  • 2002 – Brad Jones
  • 2003 – James Ellison
  • 2004 – Scott Foulkrod
  • 2005 – Dave La Torre
  • 2006 – Tom Spilewski
  • 2007 – Jessica E. Meyers
  • 2008 – Wendell Hoover
  • 2009 – Nicole Conway
  • 2010 – Jason Marks
  • 2011 – Ryan Riley
  • 2012 – Meron Yemane
  • 2013 – Meron Yemane
  • 2014 – Catherine Prince
  • 2015 – Casey Khuri
  • 2016 – Andrew Enders