Historic Philadelphia, Inc. Team

Amy Needle
CEO & President

Lisa Deats
Senior Vice President of Operations & Wellness

Lesly Attarian
Vice President of Development

Brian Sotack
Director of Operations & Information Technology

Betsy Ross House

Lisa Acker Moulder
Betsy Ross House Director

Meredith LaBoon
Museum Operations Manager

Frank Fisher
Facilities Manager

Gladys Rivera
Visitor Experience Supervisor

Tate Perazzelli
Museum Store Manager

Franklin Square

John Wilson
Director of Operations

Eric Giusini
Operations Manager

Once Upon A Nation

Jason Greenplate
Program Manager for Once Upon A Nation

Geoffrey Berwind
Artistic & Storytelling Director


Alyssa Meier
Field Trip Coordinator

Events & Group Sales

Mandy Tuttle
Event & Group Sales Manager


Board of Directors

The Honorable Joshua Wolson

Marc Oppenheimer
Vice Chairman

Rick Odorisio


Flora Becker

Karen V. Butler

Jessica Clark

Ian Comisky, Esq.

Lauren Feldhake

Rob Ghormoz

William H. Haines, IV

Sheila Hess

Meryl Levitz

Sim Loh

Christopher C. Nana-Sinkam

Michael Okenquist

Joseph Perna

Jennifer Schwartz

The Honorable Mark Squilla

Wendy Verna

Joseph Volpe

Carol Zacney

Board Observer

Amnesty Kochanowski

Life Director

William Avery*

George A. Beach

Jack Neary*

The Honorable Edward G. Rendell


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