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
Lauren Swartz, President, World Affairs Council

Vice Chair
Peter Gonzales, President and CEO, Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians

Vice Chair
Harold Yaffe, The Dental Spa

Vice Chair

Vice Chair
Jill Fornito, Executive Director, Global Interdependence Center

Vice Chair
Rogelio Miñana, Vice Provost, Global Engagement, Drexel University


David Kron, Managing Director of Investments, Wells Fargo Advisors

Executive Director
Zabeth Teelucksingh, Global Philadelphia Association 


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
Sheila Hess, City Representative, City of Philadelphia
Hai‐Lung Dai, Vice President of International Affairs and Laura Carnell Professor of Science, Temple University
Kosh Daphtary, CEO, Chemtech International
Barry Eiswerth, Architect
Jonathan Grode, Esq., Green and Spiegel LLC
Meghan Kelly, Director, HILCO
Mary Day Kent
Peter Longstreth, President, Consular Corps Association of Philadelphia
Jonathan Lovitz, Senior Vice President, National LGBT Chamber of Commerce
Pierre Olivier Lugez, Director, City of Philadelphia
Siobhan Lyons, President, Citizen Diplomacy International
Wesley R. Payne, Chancellor, Philadelphia Bar Association
Sarah Christy Gowen, Interim President & CEO, International House Philadelphia
Gregg Caren, President & CEO, Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau
Julie E. Wollman, Professor of Practice, Education, University of Pennsylvania
Omar Woodard, Vice President, Solutions, Results for America