Staff & Board

President’s Office

Patricia Coulter
Interim President & CEO
215.985.3220 (ext. 206)

Manager of Administration
215.985.3220 (ext. 207)


Kathy Epps
Director of Operations
215.985.3220 (ext. 236)


Scott Schusko
215.985.3220 (ext. 218)

Abdiel Brown
Staff Accountant
215.985.3220 (ext. 209)

Advocacy & Communications

Director of Advocacy & Communications
215.985.3220 (ext. 214)

Workforce Development

Rochonne Preston
Career Services Coordinator
215.985.3220 (ext. 231) or 267.928.1204

Erika Shearlds-Hill
Workforce Development Manager
215.985.3220 (ext. 220) or 267.928.1217

Lisa Woodford
Workforce Development Manager
215.985.3220 (ext. 212) or 267.928.1205

Dennis Nicholson
Director of Re-entry Program
215.985.3220 (ext. 219)

Director of Re-entry Program

Greg El
Director of Philadelphia African American Leadership Development Forum
215.985.3220 (ext. 238)

Tomeka Lee
Director of Youth Programs and Urban Leadership Forum
215.985.3220 (ext. 238)

Youth Programs

Omar Rice
Youth Program Manager
215.985.3220 (ext. 208) or 215.892.5561

Housing Counseling

Abraham Reyes Pardo
Director of Housing
215.985.3220 (ext. 203) or 215.892.6656

Danyielle Gray
Housing Counselor
215.985.3220 (ext. 225) or 215.892.5542

Elena Maldonado
Housing Counselor
215.985.3220 (ext. 222) or 267.928.1197

Crystal Walker
Housing Counselor
215.985.3220 (ext. 204) or 267.928.1210

Eddie McRae
Housing Data Processor

Olasunbo Adesanya
Housing Counselor

Mary Harper
Associate Director, Housing
215.985.3220 (ext. 237) or 267.928.1224

Scott Winfree
Housing Counselor
215.985.3220 (ext. 226) or 267.928.1202

Bernadette Prater
Housing Counselor
215.985.3220 (ext. 223) or 267.928.1207

Vicky Lim
Housing Intake Coordinator
215.985.3220 (ext. 235) or 215.892.5539

Cynthia Pugh
Housing Coordinator

Entrepreneurship Center

Keith Ellison
Program Director
215.985.3220 (ext. 230)

Marta Coles
Associate Director
215.985.3220 (ext. 213) or 267.928.1203

Board of Directors

Keith Bethel
Triple B Hospitality Group

Atif Bostic
Executive Director
Uplift Solutions

Ernest Campbell
Mortgage Retail Market Manager, Greater Phila., DE, MA
Wells Fargo

Seetal Charotari
SVP, Business Operations Executive National Fulfillment
Bank of America

Patricia Coulter
Interim President & CEO
Urban League of Philadelphia

Justin Davis
Plan President & CEO
PA Health and Wellness

Sue Ann Eckell
Managing Attorney

Sonia Hardaway
Global Head of Organizational Development – Human Resources

Katharine Hartman
Counsel, Global Legal
Chubb LLC

Andrew Jordan
Ernst and Young

Kafi Lindsay
Managing Director, SVP PNC Public Finance
PNC Bank

Allen Love
Head Fraud Risk Management and Global Security & Investigations, US BSA Officer
TD Bank

Malik Majeed
President, CEO & General Counsel
PRWT Services, Inc.

Lorina Marshall-Blake
Independence Blue Cross Foundation

Lisette Martinez
EVP and Chief Diversity Officer
Jefferson Health and Thomas Jefferson University

David Neff

Latoya Richie
NExT Philadelphia Young Professional Affinity Group

Jennifer Scott
Director, Merchandising Acceleration
The GIANT Company

Christopher C. Nana-Sinkam
Dilworth Paxson LLP

Robert Stefani
SVP/CFO and Treasurer
PECO Holdings

Gloria Temple-Epperson
Urban League Guild Affinity Group

Orlando “Jahill Beats” Tucker
Record Producer & Song Writer

Elizabeth Walker
EVP & Chief Human Resource Officer
CSL Behring

Edward Walters
SVP, COO and Head of Wealth Management
Lincoln Financial Group