Board of Directors

A distinguished Board of Directors governs the Urban Affairs Coalition. The Urban Affairs Coalition Board of Directors consist of an Executive Committee and (6) six governing committees that provide oversight to the organization.

Board Officers

Chair

James Mergiotti 

Vice Chairs
Joanne McFall

Grant Rawdin, Chair Emeritus

Secretary

Rev. Dr. Lorina Marshall-Blake 

Treasurer

Monica Burch

Assistant Treasurers
Kevin Satterthwaite, Chief Administrative Officer, Urban Affairs Coalition

Thomas Love, Controller, Urban Affairs Coalition

 

Board Members

 

Dennis M. Allen*       

Owner, D. Allen Accounting Firm

 

Dr. Bernard E. Anderson      

Retired, College Professor

 

Ronald A. Bradley*   

VP of Gas, PECO Energy

 

Paul Brauer   

COO & Executive Vice President, ShopRite/Brown's Super Stores

 

David R. Bright         

Retired, Banking

 

Mark Bullock 

Sr. VP, Government & Legal Affairs, AmeriHealth Caritas

 

Monica Burch* 

Senior Vice President- Market Manager, Commnity Development Banking, PNC Bank

 

John Chin

Executive Director, Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation

 

John Clayton Jr.

Director, Diversity Inclusion & Workforce Initiatives, Independence Blue Cross

 

Katherine Clupper*  

Managing Director, The PFM Group

 

Tina D'Orazio Gedgard*

Vice President, Office of the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Philadelphia Eagles

 

Patrick Eiding

President, Philadelphia Council AFL-CIO

 

William Ewing

Retired, Legal

 

Daniel K. Fitzpatrick

President & CEO, Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania

 

Dr. Donald "Guy" Generals*

President, Community College of Philadelphia

 

Carolyn L. Green*     

Managing Partner, EnerGreen Capital Management, LLC

 

Sharon Jean-Baptiste*

Infrastructure Program Manager, Jacobs

 

Joseph F. Kirk*

Executive Vice President – Region Bank President, Wells Fargo

 

Rhonda H. Lauer*     

President & CEO, Foundations, Inc.

 

Terri Lee Taylor*       

Vice President, State Government Affairs & Policy, Merck  & Co., Inc.

 

Alan Lindy     

President, Lindy Property Management

 

Kafi Lindsay    

Pennsylvania and South Jersey Regional Community Development Manager, TD Bank

 

Rev. Dr. Lorina Marshall-Blake*     

President/Vice President of Community Affairs, Independence Blue Cross Foundation/Independence Blue Cross

 

Sharmain Matlock-Turner*  

President & CEO, Urban Affairs Coalition

 

Joanne McFall*         

Market President, Keystone First PA

 

Joseph Meade

Chief of Staff to the President and Director of Governmental Relations, LaSalle University

 

James Mergiotti*      

Retired, College President

 

Grant Rawdin*          

Founder & CEO, Wescott Financial Advisory Group LLC

 

Nilda Ruiz      

Executive Director, APM

 

Rick Sauer      

Executive Director, Philadelphia Association of CDCs

 

Donn G. Scott

Retired, Banking

 

Bernard Smalley       

Attorney, Raynes McCarty

 

William Smith*         

Retired, Banking

 

Marian B. Tasco        

Retired, Philadelphia Councilwoman

 

Kareem Thomas        

Consultant, Banking

 

Rev. Mark Kelly Tyler

Senior Pastor, Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church

 

William L. Wilson      

Principal, Synterra, Ltd.

 

Sharana Worsley      

Community Development Market Manager and CRA Officer, Citizens Bank, Eastern PA, NJ and DE

 

*Executive Committee Members