Staff

Executive Director
Douglas E. Bilheimer

Deputy Director
John W. Brosious

Senior Director of Administration
Wendy W. Fonner

Senior Director of Member Services
Craig Fahnestock

Director of Communications
Melinda Shultz

Advertising Administrator
Terry Albright

Director of Government Relations
Jennie Shade

Government Relations Liaison
Jennifer L. Case

Director of Education & Training
Joseph M. Sullivan, Jr.

Membership Programs Coordinator
Michael T. Baer

Technology Communications Coordinator
Kimberly A. Wenrich

Administrative Assistant
Cindy L. Geesaman
 


LEGAL COUNSEL

Solicitor East 
Steven A. Hann, Esquire
Hamburg, Rubin, Mullin, Maxwell & Lupin

Mr. Hann is a Partner at Hamburg, Rubin, Mullin, Maxwell & Lupin, where he chairs the firm’s Environmental Law Department and maintains an active Municipal Law practice. Mr. Hann earned a B.S. Degree in Meteorology from Penn State and a Certificate in Broadcast Meteorology from Mississippi State University. He received his law degree from Temple University School of Law, where he was Articles Editor of the Temple Environmental Law and Technology Journal.

Solicitor West
Michael J. Witherel, Esquire
Witherel & Associates

Mr. Witherel is the owner of the law firm of Witherel & Associates. He worked as a trial prosecutor in the Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office from 1978-1982, since leaving that office, he has engaged in a general practice of law, concentrating in municipal and school law, civil, commercial and criminal litigation, and labor law. His firm represents municipal authorities, school districts, townships, boroughs, planning commissions, and zoning hearing boards. Mr. Witherel is 2009 co-recipient of the PMAA Markus Award.