Meet our Board and Committee

President

Jackie Linton, SPHR, SHRM-SCP – JL HR Solutions

Past President

Jameel Rush, PHR, SHRM-CP – Aramark

VP, Legal

Timothy McCarthy, Esq. – Jackson Lewis P.C.

VP, Finances & Analytics

Ryan Smith – AXA Advisors

EVP, Programming

Theresa Velykis, PHR, SHRM-CP – Mastery Charter Schools

EVP, Strategic Initiatives

Patricia McConnell, SPHR, SHRM-SCP – The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

EVP, Chapter Operations

Catherine Preim, PHR, SHRM-CP – Baker Tilly

VP, Marketing/Communications

Kelly Shandler – BTG plc

VP, Marketing/Communications

Jillian Rosenthal, SHRM-SCP – EwingCole

VP, Partnerships

Justin Dixon – Glenmede

VP, Partnerships

Kristina Syvarth – Saxbys

VP, Workforce Readiness

Kena Sears, MBA – Drexel University, Goodwin College

VP, Workforce Readiness

Huda Brooks-Goldman – Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

VP, Programming

Joanna Vazquez – Children’s Crisis Treatment Center

Director, Day Programming

KimberlyAnn Huegel, SPHR, SHRM-SCP – Philadelphia Insurance Companies

Director, Webinar Programming

Shakema Appleton – Cozen O’Connor

VP, Symposium

Maria Downs, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, PMP – Merck

Director, Symposium Programming

Juliette Finney, PHR, SHRM-CP – F.A. Davis Company

Director, Symposium Programming

Vivian McLeod, PHR, SHRM-CP – Vanguard

Pre-Conference Director, Symposium Programming

Edward Rogers, SHRM-SCP – United States Department of Labor

VP, Sponsorships

Justin Vagnozzi – ADP

VP, Sponsorships

Steve Rosen – Aloysius Butler & Clark

VP, Emerging Leaders

Tori Mitchell – Juno Search Partners

VP, Emerging Leaders

Ryan Colomy – The Glenmede Trust Company

VP, Membership

Debby Derricks – The Veterans Multi-Service Center

VP, Membership

Noel Ridlon, SHRM-CP – BDP International

VP, Thought Leadership

Dennis Paris – Schreiber Paris, LLC

VP, Thought Leadership

Melissa Sims – National Park Service

Board Fellow

Danita Jones

Board Fellow

Kaela Blanks, SHRM-SCP – Aramark