Boards and Commissions

Board Of Health

Name Term Term Expires
Garry Ritter (Health Officer)    
Kathy Yaindl (Secretary)    
Jeffrey Hoffman 5 years 1/1/2021
Dr. Aaron Ratner 5 years 1/1/2023
Jeffrey Baker 5 years 1/1/2022
Nigel Watt 5 years 1/1/2024
John Hart 5 years 1/1/2020

Building Board of Appeals

Name Term Term Expires
Alan Hawman, III 5 years 1/1/2024
Todd Laudenschlager 5 years 1/1/2023
Jeffrey Ott 5 years 1/1/2024

Civil Service Commission

Name Term Term Expires
Darryl Wentz (Chairperson) 6 years 1/1/2024
William Huber, Jr (Secretary) 6 years 1/1/2025
Vincent Tranguch (Vice Chairperson) 6 years 1/1/2025
Michael Wilson (Alternate) 6 years 1/1/2020
John W. Ashley, Esq., Solicitor 2 years 1/6/2020

Community Garden Commission

                       Name Term Term Expires
Craig Smith (Chair) 3 years 1/1/2021
Susan Kowalkchuk (Vice Chair) 4 years 1/1/2022
(non-resident)    
Stephen Baier (Treasurer) 4 years 1/1/2022
Eva Seibert 3 years 1/1/2021
Kris Thompson 3 years 1/1/2022
Wendy Bartkus 3 years 1/1/2022
Vacancy    

Emergency Disaster Board

Name Term Term Expires
Mayor Lee Ann Gilbert    
Emergency Management Dir. - James Krippe    
Garry Ritter  - Health Officer    
Charles Palmer, Chief of Police    
Rev. Fred Foerster    

Emmaus Arts Commission www.emmausarts.org

Name Term Term Expires
Vacancy 3 years 2/1/2022
Vacancy 3 years 2/7/2022
Jill Goetz 3 years 2/7/2022
Vacancy 3 years 2/7/2021
Melynda Yesemia Cameron 3 years 2/1/2021
Bernadette Goetz 3 years 2/7/2021
Vacancy 3 years 2/7/2019
Karri Schreppel (President) 3 years 2/7/2022
Lauren Kuhn (Vice President) 3 years 2/1/2021
Vacancy 3 years 2/1/2021
Richard Farmer 3 years 2/7/2021
Joseph Fritz (Secretary) 3 years 10/16/2020
Tara Santoro (Treasurer, non-boro resident) 3 years 10/16/2020

Emmaus General Authority

Name Term Term Expires
Carl Wieder  (Chairman) 5 years 1/1/2021
John J. Zettlemoyer (Secretary) 5 years 1/1/2024
Carol Bastian (Treasurer) 5 years 1/1/2020
John Stover, Jr.  (Vice Chairman) 5 years 1/1/2022
Craig Neely (Asst. Secretary & Treasurer) 5 years 1/1/2023
Charles J. Fonzone, Gross McGinley, LLP (Solicitor)   1/1/2020
Glen Williard, Managing Director, Public Financial Management   1/1/2020
Stevens & Lee (Special Counsel) Edward Fedok, Esq.   1/1/2020

Environmental Advisory Council Borough of Emmaus/Upper Milford Township

Name Term Term Expires
Vacancy 3 years 3/7/2021
Jeremy Winch 3 years 3/7/2020
Amy Hitch 3 years 3/7/2022
Jessi O'Donald (Chairperson) 3 years 3/7/2020
John Dychala, Emmaus Public Works Director    
Vacancy 3 years 1/4/2019
Lisa Haus 3 years 1/2/2020
Brian Evans 3 years 1/4/2021
Jon Levin 3 years 1/2/2019
Kyle Waner 3 years 1/1/2020
Bud Carter, Township Manager    
http://emmausuppermilfordeac.blogspot.com/    

Library Board

Name Term Term Expires
David Cole 3 years 1/1/2022
Yanitza Taylor 3 years 1/1/2020
Jean Nagle (Treasurer) 3 years 1/1/2021
Justin Gifford 3 years 1/1/2022
Audrey Gardner Racines 3 years 1/1/2020
Carl Cramer 3 years 1/1/2021
Macungie Borough Representative:    
Barbara Levinson 3 years 1/1/2020
Upper Milford Twshp. Representatives:    
Jenny Kemps 3 years 12/31/2018
Lisa Marten (President) 3 years 12/31/2020
Library Director, Maryellen Kanarr    
Borough Manager    

Pension Board

Name Term Term Expires
Brent Labenberg - Council President    
Lee Ann Gilbert, Mayor    
Shane M. Pepe, Borough Manager    
Police Officers:Jason Apgar & Vincent Murante    
Non-Uniform:  Les DeLong, James L. Farnsworth & Sally Hosfeld    

Planning Commission

 

Name Term Term Expires
Michael Gibson (Chairman) 4 years 4/1/2022
Brent Stringfellow (Vice Chairman) 4 years 4/1/2021
Robert Toth, Sr. 4 years 4/1/2023
Jackie Parks 4 years 4/1/2022
Todd Ackerman 4 years 4/1/2023
J. P. Raynock 4 years 4/1/2021
David Weidman 4 years 4/1/2023
Borough Manager (Secretary)    
Thomas Dinkelacker & Jeffrey Dimmich, Esq..-    
Dimmich & Dinkelacker PC, Solicitor    
J. Bradley Youst, Hanover Engineering Associates, Inc.    
Jeffrey Ott, Ott Consulting, Inc.    

 

Recreation and Entertainment Commission

Name Term Term Expires
www.emmausent.com  
East Penn School District Representative (TBA)   Rep. - No Term Set
500 Macungie Avenue, Emmaus    
Kathy Mintzer (Vice President) 3 years 5/1/2019
Paulette Labenberg (President) 3 years 6/7/2019
Jason Jesmain 3 years 6/7/2019
Barbara Graff (Secretary) 3 years 5/1/2019
Donna Weaver 3 years 5/1/2021
Vacancy 3 years 6/7/2019
Vacancy 3 years 5/1/2020
Vacancy 3 years 6/7/2019
Vacancy 3 years 5/1/2020
Vacancy 3 years 6/7/2020

Shade Tree Commission

Name Term Term Expires
Everett "Reds" Bailey, Jr. (Chairman) 5 years 1/1/2023
Linda S.Destan 5 years 1/1/2022
Doug Hall 5 years 1/1/2022
Beverly Springer 5 years 1/1/2022
Rebecca Straus 5 years 1/1/2023

Vacancy Board

Name Term Term Expires
John O. Stover, Jr. 1 year 1/1/2020

Zoning Hearing Board

Name Term Term Expires
Roger Steinmayr (Chairman) 3 years 1/1/2020
Susan L. Schmidt 3 years 1/1/2022
Theodore W. Iobst II 3 years 1/1/2020
David Bocchino, Esq.  (Alternate) 3 years 1/1/2022
Don Nickerson (Alternate) 3 years 1/1/2021
Ronald Corkery, Solicitor   1/1/2020
James L. Farnsworth, Building/Zoning Official