BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Commonwealth Prevention Alliance is Actively Seeking Applications for its Board of Directors

Term:  April 2021 to December 2022
To Apply: Click Application Link Below
Deadline: April 15, 2021
Contact:
All questions and completed applications should be submitted to Tammy Taylor, CPA President, at tammyt@wdacinc.org.

CPA is committed to establishing a Board of Directors that is reflective of the diverse communities we serve throughout the state of Pennsylvania Our member-driven, grassroots organization’s mission is to support prevention professionals in eliminating substance misuse.  Our board members champion the importance of exceptional board leadership and believe that each and every organization needs a strong and effective board to fully realize its potential for good.  Therefore, we are seeking individuals who are energetic and passionate about advancing the field of prevention in Pennsylvania.

The CPA Board of Directors is a skilled volunteer board made up of CPA members from across the Commonwealth.  In addition to the information below, please review details in the application and the CPA Bylaws (link below).

  • Board members serve two-year terms
  • Serve on one of the standing CPA committees
  • Assist with the annual conference
  • Active advocates and ambassadors for the organization

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In the 2021 Board of Directors Application, you will find instructions for completion & submission, overall, and individual responsibilities of a Director.
2021 Board of Directors Application

Scheduled Board Meetings
Adhering to Public Health Policy and for planning purposes, all 2021 Board of Director meetings will be virtual. Each application is held in confidence and will be reviewed by the nominating committee. Applicants will receive correspondence regarding board nominations following review of all applications.
2021 Board of Directors Meeting Schedule

CPA Standing Committees
All Board of Directors also serve on one committee.  Here are the CPA Standing Committees with goals & objectives.
CPA Committees and Descriptions

CPA Bylaws
More details about the Board of Directors details in Article IV.
CPA Bylaws

Board of Director Benefits
In addition to the standard roles and responsibilities of a board member, our board members are active advocates and ambassadors for the organization and are fully engaged in identifying and securing the financial resources and partnerships necessary for CPA to advance its mission. In addition benefit to becoming a CPA Board of Director include:

  • Increase knowledge of the prevention field
  • Opportunities to network with other prevention professionals
  • Tools that aid in advocacy efforts
  • Better understanding of fiscal management
  • Strong bonds with other prevention professionals

Board of Directors

Tammy Taylor

Tammy Taylor

Region 4

President

 

Kathy Collier

Kathy Collier

Region 1

Vice President

Karen Orner

Karen Orner

Region 4

Secretary

 

 

Javerta Simms

Javerta Sims

Region 4

Treasurer

 

Kelly-Canally-Brown

Kelly Canally-Brown

Region 1
Kelly Burke

Kelly Burke

Region 4
Donna George

Donna George

Region 4
Susan Huffman

Susan Huffman

Region 4
Alicia Kline

Alicia Kline

Region 2
Laura L

Laura Leskovac

Region 4
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Barbara Martz

Region 4
kathy muller

Kathy Muller

Region 3

Past President

Honorary Director

 

Mary Palladino

Mary Paladino

Region 2

 

 

Kathy Peffer

Kathy Peffer

Region 3
Tim Phillips

Tim Phillips

Region 4
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Gina Riordan

Region 3
LisaSchneller

Lisa Schneller

Region 1
Christy Steidle

Christy Seidle

Region 4
Tamar Wallace

Tamar Wallace

Region 3