Board of Directors

Officers

Roy M Kessel, President

Roy M. Kessel, President

Retired- Agency Contract Operations Manager, DPSCS: Eastern Correctional Institute, Westover, Maryland.

Education:
RN Diploma; BS Nursing Education; Masters Public Administration

Nancy L. Roberts, 1st Vice President

Nancy L. Roberts, 1st Vice President

Wound Ostomy Consultant, V.A. Medical Center, Wilkes-Barre, PA

Education:
Nesbitt Hospital School of Nursing; BS Degree – St. Joseph’s College,
ME; MHA – King’s College

Michael J. Mulvey, 2nd Vice President

Michael J. Mulvey, 2nd Vice President

Retired, Former Public Health Educator for the Pennsylvania
Department of Health

Education:
Graduate of King’s College; Masters Degree in Social Work from
Marywood University

Philip R. Tuhy, Treasurer

Philip R. Tuhy, Treasurer

Professor Emeritus, Political Science/Public Administration

Education:
BA; Master of Governmental Administration; Doctor of Public
Administration (ABD)

Vincent A. Aquilina, Secretary

Vincent A. Aquilina, Secretary

Certified Optician ABO/FNAO

Education:
1954 Graduate of Pittston High School
Certified by the American Board of Opticianry in 1967

Members

Robert H. Angeloni

Robert H. Angeloni

Former President, Friendship House, 1509 Maple Street, Scranton, PA – also Philadelphia, Pottstown, Pottsville, Lords Valley, Honesdale, Hamlin and Harrisburg, PA

Education:
BS Govt/P.S., MPA Health Administration. Concentration

Virginia Gail Blaum

Virginia Gail Blaum

Currently Hospice Operations Manager, Eastern Region, Celtic Health Care; former president – Mercy Hospital, Wilkes-Barre, PA

Education:
Mercy Hospital School of Nursing (RN), King’s College – Bachelor’s in
Health Care Management, Masters in Health Care Administration

Thomas S. Cometa

Thomas S. Cometa

Attorney

Education:
Wyoming Area High School; Villanova University; Dickinson School of Law

Dr. Joseph J. Grilli

Dr. Joseph J. Grilli

Director of Corporate and Institutional Recruitment, Misericordia University, Adjunct Instructor – Health Care Management; Co-Chair – Misericordia Health Advisory Council

Education:
BS in Political Science, Master and Doctorate in Public Administration

 Michael A. Lombardo

Michael A. Lombardo

Retired, Dept. of Welfare at White Haven Center, Admin. and Mgmt.

Education:
BA, King’s College, Major in History and Government; Minor in Secondary Education MHA, Wilkes College, Health Care Administration,
Long-Term Care Concentration

Eugene D. Sperazza

Eugene D. Sperazza

Attorney

Education:
University of Scranton – BS in Sociology with cum laude honors
Marywood University – Masters of Arts in Counseling; Temple University
School of Law – Juris Doctorate Degree with cum laude honors