Our Board of Directors is comprised of decision-makers across the Lehigh Valley whose task is to help create the vision for Mercy’s present and future. Each Board member takes a hands-on approach to implementing this vision by serving on at least one of the following committees: Development/Marketing, Enrollment, Facilities, Finance and Strategic Planning. These committees also include non-Board members who have a passion for helping our students be successful.
President: Joseph Alfier, Mack Truck Defense, LLC
Vice President: Loretta M. Leeson, Northampton Community College
Treasurer: Christopher Kuhns, Olympus Corporation of America
Secretary: Heather Kasarda, County of Lehigh
At-Large: Pete Waldron, Catholic Foundation of Eastern PA
Marc Albanese, Davison & McCarthy
Marc Albanese, DeSales University
Christine Alvarez, Alvarez Orthodontics
Peg Bus, ATAS International
Fr. Robert George, Sacred Heart Parish
Peter Krajsa, AFC First Financial Corp.
Genny Manzella, The Quaker Oats Company, Retired
Dr. Dominic Rochelle, St. Lukes’s OMS – Bethlehem
Paul Smith, Computer Aid
If you are interested in learning about our Board in a membership or committee role, please contact Mark Napierkowski, Director of Development, at 610.797.8242 or email@example.com.