Boards and Commissions

Board Of Health

Name Term Term Expires
Nancy Reimert (Secretary) 5 years 1/1/2017
Dr. David Burmeister 5 years 1/1/2018
Althea Sell 5 years 1/1/2019
Pamela Miller 5 years 1/1/2020
Jeffrey Hoffman 5 years 1/1/2021
Garry Ritter (Health Officer)    

Building Board of Appeals

Name Term Term Expires
Alan Hawman, III 5 years 1/1/2019
Todd Laudenschlager 5 years 1/1/2018
Jeffrey Ott 5 years 1/1/2019

Civil Service Commission

Name Term Term Expires
Darryl Wentz (Chairperson) 6 years 1/1/2018
William Huber, Jr (Secretary) 6 years 1/1/2019
Vincent Tranguch (Vice Chairperson) 6 years 1/1/2019
Michael Wilson (Alternate) 6 years 1/1/2020
John W. Ashley, Esq., Solicitor 2 years 1/6/2018

Emergency Disaster Board

Name Term Term Expires
Mayor Winfield Iobst    
Emergency Management Dir. - James Krippe    
Garry Ritter (Health Officer)    
Police Chief Charles Palmer    
Rev. Fred Foerster    

Emmaus Arts Commission www.emmausarts.org

Name Term Term Expires
Jeff Shubzda - Parks & Rec. Commission Representative (Council Representative) No term date  
Teri Sorg-McManamon (Chairperson) 3 years 2/7/2019
Ellen Wilson 3 years 2/7/2018
Vacancy 3 years 2/7/2019
Linda Waddell 3 years 2/1/2018
Dr. Michael Waddell 3 years 2/7/2019
Richard Farmer 3 years 2/7/2018
Lauren Kuhn 3 years 2/1/2018
Janet Rader-Burton 3 years 2/7/2019
Vacancy 3 years 2/7/2019
Vacancy 3 years 2/1/2018
Vacancy 3 years 2/1/2018

Emmaus General Authority

Name Term Term Expires
Carl Wieder, Chairman 5 years 1/1/2021
John J. Zettlemoyer, Secretary 5 years 1/1/2019
Carol Bastian, Treasurer 5 years 1/1/2020
John Stover, Jr., Vice Chairman 5 years 1/1/2017
Craig Neely, Asst. Secretary & Treasurer 5 years 1/1/2018
Charles J. Fonzone, Gross McGinley, LLP (Solicitor)   1/1/2017
Glen Williard, Managing Director, Public Financial Management   1/1/2017
Stevens & Lee (Special Counsel) Edward Fedok, Esq.   1/1/2017

Environmental Advisory Council Borough of Emmaus/Upper Milford Township

Name Term Term Expires
Christopher Heckler 3 years 3/7/2018
Jessi O'Donald 3 years 3/7/2017
Nigel Watt 3 years 3/7/2017
Eli Bracken 3 years 3/7/2019
John Dychala, Emmaus Public Works Director    
William Ahlert, HDR Engineering, Inc. 3 years 1/4/2019
Lisa Haus 3 years 1/2/2017
Paul Miller 3 years 1/5/2018
Joyce Moore 3 years 1/2/2017
Dan Delong , Upper Milford Township Manager (ex officio member)    
http://emmausuppermilfordeac.blogspot.com/    

Library Board

Name Term Term Expires
Janie Slamon, Secretary & Vice Presient 3 years 1/1/2018
David Cole 3 years 1/1/2019
Tina Ralls 3 years 1/1/2017
Linda Rose 3 years 1/1/2017
Jean Nagle, Treasurer 3 years 1/1/2018
Ziad Munson 3 years 1/1/2019
Macungie Borough Representative:    
Barbara Levinson 3 years 1/1/2017
Upper Milford Twshp. Representatives:    
Jenny Kemps 3 years 12/31/2018
Lisa Marten, President 3 years 12/31/2017
Krista Pegnetter, Library Director    
Borough Manager    

Pension Board

Name Term Term Expires
Brent Labenberg - Council President    
Winfield O. Iobst, Mayor    
Shane M. Pepe, Borough Manager    
Police Officers: Vincent Murante    
Non-Uniform:  Les DeLong, James L. Farnsworth    

Planning Commission

Name Term Term Expires
Michael Gibson, Chairman 4 years 4/1/2018
Robert Toth, Sr. 4 years 4/1/2019
Vacancy 4 years 4/1/2018
Todd Ackerman 4 years 4/1/2019
J. P. Raynock 4 years 4/1/2017
David Weidman 4 years 4/1/2019
Brent Stringfellow 4 years 4/1/2017
Borough Manager    
Thomas Dinkelacker & Jeffrey Dimmich, Esq..- Dimmich & Dinkelacker, Solicitor    
J. Bradley Youst, Hanover Engineering Associates, Inc.    

Recreation and Entertainment Commission

Name Term Term Expires
   
Jeff Shubzda, Council Representative TBA  
East Penn School District Representative   Rep. - No Term Set
500 Macungie Avenue, Emmaus    
Kathy Mintzer 3 years 5/1/2019
Jeffrey McElhaney 3 years 5/1/2018
Roy Anders 3 years 5/1/2017
Paul Heiny, Jr. 3 years 5/1/2017
Edward Farnschlader  3 years 5/1/2018
Paulette Labenberg 3 years 6/7/2019
Crystal Kline 3 years 6/7/2019
Megan Melnick 3 years 6/7/2017
Vacancy 3 years 6/7/2019
Vacancy 3 years 6/7/2019
Vacancy 3 years 6/7/2019

Shade Tree Commission

Name Term Term Expires
Everett "Reds" Bailey, Jr., Chairman 5 years 1/1/2018
Linda S.Destan 5 years 1/1/2017
Doug Hall 5 years 1/1/2017
Beverly Springer 5 years 1/1/2017
Vacancy 5 years 1/1/2018

Vacancy Board

Name Term Term Expires
John O. Stover, Jr. 1 year 1/1/2017

Zoning Hearing Board

Name Term Term Expires
Roger Steinmayr, Chairman 3 years 1/1/2017
Susan L. Schmidt 3 years 1/1/2019
Theodore W. Iobst II 3 years 1/1/2017
Ronald Gilbert (Alternate) 3 years 1/1/2019
Don Nickerson (Alternate) 3 years 1/1/2018
Ronald Corkery, Solicitor   1/1/2017
James L. Farnsworth, Building/Zoning Official