BOARD & STAFF

  • Board of Directors 2022-2023 

    Joseph Del Raso 
    Chairman 

    Tony Mahon  
    Secretary 

    John J. Meko, Jr. 
    Treasurer 

    Wilbert D. Abele 

    Timothy Alles 

    Dominic Caglioti 

    Joan Carter 

    Pamela Cyr 

    Jim Dever 

    Daniel DiLella 

    Dr. Rollo Dilworth 

    Bobby Donio 

    Brig. General (Ret’d) Carol A. Eggert 

    Dan Fitzpatrick 

    Councilwoman Katherine Gilmore Richardson 

    Frank Giordano 

    Dr. Ali A. Houshmand 

    Dermid Kelly 

    Kelly Lee 

    Meryl Levitz 

    Marc A. Lucca, P.E. 

    Harry D. Madonna 

    Sean McDevitt 

    Steve Mignogna 

    Denise Viola Monahan 

    Dino Petrongolo 

    Jon C. Sirlin 

    Bill Tullio 

    Ashley E. Widger 

  • Frank Giordano 
    President 

    David Charles Abell
    Music Director & Principal Conductor 

    Terell Stafford 
    Artistic Director for Jazz 

     Byron Stripling 
    Principal Guest Conductor 

    Karen Corbin  
    Chief Operating Officer 
    Telephone: 215.875.9667 
    Email: kcorbin@phillypops.org 

    Daniel Palmieri 
    Senior Vice President of Sales and Customer Relations 
    Telephone: 215.253.6980 
    Email: dpalmieri@phillypops.org 

    Joshua Thomas 
    Vice President of External Affairs 
    Telephone: 215.546.3207 
    Email: jthomas@phillypops.org 

      
    Matthew Koveal, Associate Director of Program and Production
    Kara DeLucia, Development Operations Coordinator 
    Annie Meko, Communications and PR Associate 
    John Meko, Education and Community Engagement Associate 
    Thomas Sumners, Graphic Designer 
    Frank Smrcka, Office and Scheduling Specialist 
    Franchelle Clemmons, Book Keeper 

    Jeffrey Kern, Chorus Master 
    Vincent Leonard, Music Librarian 
    Jeffrey Smith, Assistant Conductor 
    Mark Gisi, Partner, Brand Strategist Partner, Eastern Standard 

    David H. Marion, Esq. General Counsel 

    POPS Physician 
    Dr. Gary W. Dorshimer, MD, FACP, FCPP 
     
    POPS Photographer 
    Peter Blaikie, Bachrach Photography 
     
    Polly MacIntyre, Sales and Customer Relations Co-Op 
    Daniel McCain, Pathways Co-Op