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Media, PA…November 24, 2015The Delaware County Community Foundation (DCCF), which supports charitable giving in the county through grant making, charitable vehicles, fund management, and community resources, recently elected TY McGillberry, John Reilly, CFA, and Joe Saunders to its Board of Directors.

“DCCF is honored to have such accomplished Delaware County leaders join the board,” said Iris Leon, executive director of DCCF. “They each bring unique experiences that will complement the talents of our existing Board members. Like DCCF, what they share is a commitment to making our community stronger. We are thrilled to have Ty, John and Joe join us in that effort.”

McGillberry is a financial advisor for Wechsler Marisco Simpson, a comprehensive financial services firm in Media. Prior to that, he worked as a financial adviser for The Vanguard Group. Ty has been an adjunct professor of Marketing at Penn State Brandywine and has served as the President of the Penn State Brandywine Alumni Society. He also served on the board of the Rocky Run YMCA in Media. McGillberry received his BA in Business Administration, Marketing and Management, as well as his MBA, from Penn State University. He currently resides in West Chester.

Reilly is a Vice President at 1919 Investment Company. Prior to working at 1919, he was with Scudder Private Investment Counsel and Deutsche Bank Private Banking. Reilly graduated with a degree in finance from Lehigh University and an MBA from Villanova University. He resides in Swarthmore.

Saunders is a retired health care industry professional whose work experience includes servinig as President of Crozer Chester Medical Center, Vice President at Presbyterian Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, and Jefferson University Hospital. Joe started his healthcare career in U.S. Armed Forces. He serves on various boards in the community, including the J. Lewis Crozer Library and the Colonial Plantation in Ridley Creek State Park and is Chair of the Board of The Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired. He is a volunteer guide for WXPN radio’s Musicians on Call, which brings music to hospital patients. Saunders received both his undergraduate degree and MBA from Temple University. He resides in Springfield, Delaware County.

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Executive Director: Iris Mireya Leon

Program Assistant: Ellen Kornfield


Board of Directors – The DCCF Board of Directors consists of members representing great diversity in age, cultural and ethnic representation, areas of Delaware County, and a broad variety of professional and community interests. Members serve 3-year terms and have an option for 2 renewal cycles; 25 is the maximum number for the Board.

To learn more about each member click their names for their full profile.


Grant Gegwich, Chairman
Crozer-Keystone Health System

Marc Simmons, CPA, CFP, Treasurer
Elko & Associates (Ret.)

Lydia Holiat, Secretary
The Haverford Trust Company


Carmen P. Belefonte, Esq. (Director Emeritus)
Saltz, Mongeluzzi, Barrett & Bendesky LC

Edward P. Caine, MBA, CPA, CFF, CITP, CGMA 
EP Caine & Associates CPA, LLC

Stephen Carroll, Esq.
Carroll & Karagelian

Anthony J. Cavaliere
Republic Bank

Steven R. Derby
Riddle Memorial Hospital and
The Riddle Healthcare Foundation

Leo A. Hackett, Esq.
Leo A. Hackett Law Offices

David Kauffman
BNI Delaware Valley Regions

Joseph E. Lastowka, Jr., Esq. (Director Emeritus)
Abbott, Lastowka & Overholt LLP

Ty McGillberry
Wechsler Marisco Simpson

Marcine Pickron-Davis
Widener University

John V. Reilly, CFA
1919 Investment Company

Joe Saunders
Crozer Chester Medical Center

Robert Simpson, CPA, MST
Brinker Simpson

David A. Stitely (Director Emeritus)
Rohm and Hass Co. (Retired)

James E. Turner 
Chester Water Authority

Randolph B. Winton
Lynch, Winton & Associates, LLC


Board of Advisors – Composed of attorneys, financial and estate planning advisors and respected individuals who focus on providing technical information and professional expertise on a wide range of planned and deferred giving options.

James C. Brennan, Esq.
Rankin, Brennan, Donaldson

Bruce M. Brown
The HBE Foundation

Fred Dewey

Brian T. Hannon
Qubit investments, LLC

Jack Holefelder, Jr.
Holefelder Brothers
Delaware County Today

Kim Landry
Holister Creative

Robert E. Latshaw
First Savings Bank

Colleen P. Morrone, PHR, GCDF
Goodwill of Delaware & Delaware County, Inc.

Laura Otten, Ph. D
The Nonprofit Center at La Salle university

Joseph Pew
Pew-Dingfelder Corp. (retired)

David L. Phillips, Ed. D.
Lankenau Hospital Development Office

Louis E. Prevost
Radnor Hotel
S. W. Bajus, Ltd.

Gwendolyn A. Smith, RN, CCRN, CNA, MBA, MS, MSM
Springfield Hospital
Crozer-Keystone Health System

The Reverend Dr. Larry V. Smoose (Ret.)
Reformation Evangelical Lutheran Church

Laura Solomon, Esq.
Laura Solomon & Associates

Dennis Woody, Esq.
Woody & Falkenbach

Florence F. Wright, Esq.
Wright Jones & Associates PC

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