Officers & Executive Committee

Drew Fennell

Executive Vice President of Impact, Operations, and Regional Development, Social Contract

Chanta Howard-Wilkinson

Vice Chair
Human Resources Consultant
Vantige, Inc.

William C. Dugdale

Immediate Past Chair
Alliance Bernstein

Pete Kennedy

Director, CPA
Cover & Rossiter

Cindy L. Szabo, Esq.

Partner, Morris James, LLP

Margie López Waite

At Large
Head of School, Las Américas ASPIRA Academy


Ashley R. Altschuler

Managing Partner
McDermott Will & Emery

Mariah Calagione

Dogfish Head

Pam Cornforth

President & CEO Ronald McDonald House of Delaware

Dan Cruce

Chief Operating Officer
United Way of Delaware

Lynn Evans

Director, Women’s Leadership Initiative
University of Delaware

Kelly Firment

Senior Vice President & Small Business Client Care Exec., Bank of America

Lossie Freeman

Director of Corporate Partnerships
Zip Code Wilmington

Frances Gauthier

Litigation Director Legal Services Corporation of Delaware

Hon. Tamika Montgomery-Reeves*

Circuit Judge
United States Court of Appeals
for the Third Circuit
* on leave

Louisa Phillips

Retired Healthcare Executive

Dr. Vita Pickrum

Vice President
Division of Institutional Advancement, Delaware State University

Chrissi Rawak

Director of Athletics, Community and Campus Recreation
University of Delaware

Judge Gregory Sleet

Hon. Gregory M. Sleet

Retired Chief Judge
U.S. District Court of Delaware

Michelle A. Taylor

President & CEO
United Way of Delaware (ex officio)

Kim Willson

Ruggerio Willson & Associates


Kelly Firment


Pete Kennedy

Tom Pulsifer

Pete Kennedy

Bill Dugdale

Kelly Firment


Lossie Freeman

Chanta Howard-Wilkinson

Donald W. Nicholson Jr.

Greg Sleet


Greg Sleet


Kelly Firment

Vice Chair

Chanta Howard-Wilkinson

Lossie Freeman

Tom Sager

Don Nicholson

Bill Dugdale

Stuart Comstock-Gay

Don Fulton

Chanta Howard-Wilkinson

Rita Landgraf

Dr. Vita Pickrum

Karyl Rattay

Eugene Young


Ashley Altschuler

Pete Kennedy


Pam Cornforth

Robert W. Pierce

Nick Lambrow

Sherita Belle

Carolyn Bray

Don C. Brown

Mariah Calagione

George Cardwell

Katherine Cauley

Gina Cronin

Melanie Daniels

Yvonne Deadwyler

Tierra Fair

Joseph Farris

Norma Gaines-Hanks

Yvonne Gordon

Todd B. Hammond

Chanda Jackson

Lu Johnston

Laura Lloyd

Jillian Mackenzie

Katie Millard

Kimberly Morton

Louisa Phillips


Dr. Vita Pickrum

Allison K. Pierce

Charles Posnecker, IV

Frank J. Robinson

Michael Staman

Andy G. Truscott

Margie López Waite

Enid Wallace-Sims

Dia Williams-Adams

Kim Willson

Lynn Evans


Pam Cornforth

William Dugdale

John du Pont

Kathleen Hawkins

Marilyn R. Hayward

Charles O. Posnecker IV

Vice Chair

Hayes Roberts

Gordon Stone

Chanta Howard-Wilkinson


Dan Cruce

Lossie Freeman

Margie Lopez Waite

Dr. Vita Pickrum

Kathleen Furey McDonough, Esq.

Cheryl Barber

Tanya Bell-Hynson

Sherita Belle

Rachel Blumenfeld

Christie Briedis

Sylvia Brooks

Don Brown

Emily Bryant-Alvarez

Jenine Buchanan

Donna Carter

Dr. Amystique Y.A. Church

Josie Cicerale

Janice Colvin

Jeanne DiAmico

Mike DiPaolo

Vincent Farrell

Jessica Gordon

Dr. Nina Graves

Dana Harris

Saundra Hayward

Michelle Johnson

Liz Jordan

Dave Leva

Sally Leva

Charlotte Lister

John McDevit

Peggy McDevit

Jane McFann

Alex Meredith

Susan Millard

Sabrina Neal

Veronica Oney

David Pitts

Dr. Richard Plotzker

Dr. Linda Poole

Barbara Ralph

Carol Revak

Susan Rigby

Tonya Schaeffer

Kim Schaeffer

Dr. Neysa Smith

Janine Sorbello

Dr. Angela Suchanic

Travis Sudler

Karen Sundquist

Kathleen Thomas

Sharon Walter

Janet Yabroff

Doug Crouse

Keda Dorisca

Philip Gordon

Calisa Emerson

Christa House

Neil Kirschling

Caroline McDonough

Molly McPheeters

David T. Woods

I see the success of the DCF over the years as a testament both to the dedication of the folks working/volunteering there and the charitable aspirations of the citizens of Delaware. The DCF truly represents what a community foundation is supposed to be about – the community.

– Pete Kennedy, DCF Audit Committee member

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