Leadership Lackawanna Core Program Class of 2018-2019 announced

Members of the Leadership Lackawanna Core Program Class of 2018-2019 are, from left, first row, Stephanie Longo, The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce; Jennifer Thomas, Penn Foster; Jill Krolikowski, Penn Foster; Tracy Supple, Tobyhanna Army Depot; Michelle McMaster, Fidelity Bank; Jaka Wescott, Ronald McDonald House; Erica Carrescia, Tobyhanna Army Depot; Brian Spinelli, Ingargiola Wealth Management; Michelle Lemoncelli, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine; Judy Delaney, Prudential. Second row, Gopu Kiron, Lackawanna College; Lauren Rusen, Benco Dental; Kristen DePietro, Classic Properties; Alexandra Loder, Procter & Gamble; Rachel Sweeney, Geisinger Steele Institute for Healthcare Innovation; Sherry Frable, Marywood University; Lisa Wesneski, Tobyhanna Army Depot; Frank Ohotnicky, Keystone College; Jeff Bonczek, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause LLP. Third row, Vincent Yates, FNCB Bank; Justin Patchoski, PennWood Financial; Carmen Brutico, Sordoni Construction Services, Inc.; Alexander Bricker, Procter & Gamble; Kevin Morgan, Montage Mountain Resorts; Jim Kuzmak, Sanofi Pasteur; Neil Prisco, WVIA Public Media; Edmund Hunter, Solar Plus; and Mark Williams, Tobyhanna Army Depot. Also part of this year’s class are Jennie Garelli Davis, TMG Health—A Cognizant Company; Christine Healey, Penn State Scranton; Jennifer Mackey, St. Joseph’s Center; and C.J. Rinaldi, Community Bank, NA. - Submitted photo

The Leadership Lackawanna Core program Class of 2018-2019 recently held its first session at Lackawanna College. In Leadership Lackawanna’s 10-month Core Program participants gain leadership, interpersonal and managerial skills, as well as an enhanced understanding of the issues relevant to the Greater Scranton area, through monthly sessions.

Areas of focus include community development, economic development, government, health care, law, education, quality of life, sustainability, history and media, with sessions featuring widely recognized specialists. Members of the class also devote a large portion of their time to developing and implementing community projects, hence enhancing their leadership abilities, fostering teamwork and benefiting local nonprofit organizations.

Members of the Leadership Lackawanna Core Program Class of 2018-2019 are, from left, first row, Stephanie Longo, The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce; Jennifer Thomas, Penn Foster; Jill Krolikowski, Penn Foster; Tracy Supple, Tobyhanna Army Depot; Michelle McMaster, Fidelity Bank; Jaka Wescott, Ronald McDonald House; Erica Carrescia, Tobyhanna Army Depot; Brian Spinelli, Ingargiola Wealth Management; Michelle Lemoncelli, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine; Judy Delaney, Prudential. Second row, Gopu Kiron, Lackawanna College; Lauren Rusen, Benco Dental; Kristen DePietro, Classic Properties; Alexandra Loder, Procter & Gamble; Rachel Sweeney, Geisinger Steele Institute for Healthcare Innovation; Sherry Frable, Marywood University; Lisa Wesneski, Tobyhanna Army Depot; Frank Ohotnicky, Keystone College; Jeff Bonczek, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause LLP. Third row, Vincent Yates, FNCB Bank; Justin Patchoski, PennWood Financial; Carmen Brutico, Sordoni Construction Services, Inc.; Alexander Bricker, Procter & Gamble; Kevin Morgan, Montage Mountain Resorts; Jim Kuzmak, Sanofi Pasteur; Neil Prisco, WVIA Public Media; Edmund Hunter, Solar Plus; and Mark Williams, Tobyhanna Army Depot. Also part of this year’s class are Jennie Garelli Davis, TMG Health—A Cognizant Company; Christine Healey, Penn State Scranton; Jennifer Mackey, St. Joseph’s Center; and C.J. Rinaldi, Community Bank, NA.
https://www.theabingtonjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/web1_ABJ-Leadership-Lack.jpgMembers of the Leadership Lackawanna Core Program Class of 2018-2019 are, from left, first row, Stephanie Longo, The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce; Jennifer Thomas, Penn Foster; Jill Krolikowski, Penn Foster; Tracy Supple, Tobyhanna Army Depot; Michelle McMaster, Fidelity Bank; Jaka Wescott, Ronald McDonald House; Erica Carrescia, Tobyhanna Army Depot; Brian Spinelli, Ingargiola Wealth Management; Michelle Lemoncelli, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine; Judy Delaney, Prudential. Second row, Gopu Kiron, Lackawanna College; Lauren Rusen, Benco Dental; Kristen DePietro, Classic Properties; Alexandra Loder, Procter & Gamble; Rachel Sweeney, Geisinger Steele Institute for Healthcare Innovation; Sherry Frable, Marywood University; Lisa Wesneski, Tobyhanna Army Depot; Frank Ohotnicky, Keystone College; Jeff Bonczek, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause LLP. Third row, Vincent Yates, FNCB Bank; Justin Patchoski, PennWood Financial; Carmen Brutico, Sordoni Construction Services, Inc.; Alexander Bricker, Procter & Gamble; Kevin Morgan, Montage Mountain Resorts; Jim Kuzmak, Sanofi Pasteur; Neil Prisco, WVIA Public Media; Edmund Hunter, Solar Plus; and Mark Williams, Tobyhanna Army Depot. Also part of this year’s class are Jennie Garelli Davis, TMG Health—A Cognizant Company; Christine Healey, Penn State Scranton; Jennifer Mackey, St. Joseph’s Center; and C.J. Rinaldi, Community Bank, NA. Submitted photo