Board of Directors


Board Chair
Robert J. McNeill, Managing Partner, Greater Philadelphia Region, Deloitte LLP

Chair Emeritus and Senior Counselor
John F. Smith III

Vice Chair
Craig Snyder, President, World Affairs Council

Vice Chair
Peter Gonzales, President and CEO, Welcoming Center

Vice Chair
Harold Yaffe, The Dental Spa

Vice Chair
Blane Stoddart, President & CEO, BFW Group Construction Project Management

Vice Chair
Jill Fornito, Director of Operations, Global Interdependence Center

Vice Chair
Janice "Jake" Marini, Vice Provost – Academic Programs, Strategic Initiatives, and Global Engagement, Drexel University

Christiaan Morssink, Executive Director, United Nations Association of Greater Philadelphia

David Kron, Managing Director of Investments, Wells Fargo Advisors

Executive Director
Zabeth Teelucksingh, Global Philadelphia Association 


Edgar Vesga, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Philadelphia International Medicine
Krista Bard, Former President, Consular Corps Association of Philadelphia
David Briel, Executive Director, Department of Community and Economic Development of PA
Chellie Cameron, CEO, Philadelphia International Airport
Linda Conlin, President, World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia
Jeffrey Cooper, Vice President, Government and Community Affair, University of Pennsylvania
Carol "Rollie" Flynn, President, Foreign Policy Research Institute
Ken Fulmer, President & CEO, Urban Engineers
Jeff Guaracino, President & CEO, Visit Philadelphia
Hai‐Lung Dai, Professor of Chemistry, Temple University
Kosh Daphtary, CEO, Chemtech International
Barry Eiswerth, Architect
Michael Snyder, Chancellor, Philadelphia Bar Association
Lauren Swartz, Deputy Director of Commerce Department, City of Philadelphia
Jonathan Grode, Esq., Green and Spiegel LLC
Meghan Kelly, Select Greater Philadelphia
Mary Day Kent
Peter Longstreth, President, Consular Corps Association of Philadelphia
Siobhan Lyons, President, Citizen Diplomacy International
Joshua Sevin, President & CEO, International House Philadelphia
Angela Val, Chief Administrative Officer, Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau (interim)
Julie E. Wollman, President, Widener University
Omar Woodard, Executive Director, GreenLight Philadelphia