University Leadership

Senior Administration

Sister Maureen McGarrity, PresidentSister Maureen McGarrity, CSFN, '70, PhD
Holy Family University President

James Garvey, VP for University AdvancementJames C. Garvey, EdD
Vice President for University Advancement
Margaret Kelly, VP for MissionMargaret Swoboda Kelly, MA
Vice President for Mission
Gene Kovalchick, VP for Information Technology and CIOGene Kovalchick
Vice President for Information Technology/Chief Information Officer
Michael Markowitz, VP for Academic AffairsMichael W. Markowitz, PhD
Vice President for Academic Affairs
Eric Nelson, VP for Finance and AdministrationEric Nelson, MBA
Vice President for Finance and Administration/Chief Financial Officer
Abigail Wernicki, VP for Student AffairsAbigail Wernicki, PhD
Vice President for Student Affairs

Board of Trustees

Anthony J. Szuszczewicz; Trustee, Board Chair
William Strecker; Trustee, Board Vice Chair

Susan Adams
Corporate Director, Credentialing; Amerihealth Caritas Family of Companies

Albert T. Chadwick III
President; AT Chadwick Company, Inc.

Sister Janice Fulmer, CSFN, PhD
Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth

Sister Rosemarie Griffin, CSFN, '63, MA
Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth

Daniel P. Kilcoyne, ’04
President and Chairman; Mini Melts of America, Inc.

Sister Thea Krause, CSFN, PhD
Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth

William T. Mandia, Esq.
Partner; Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, LLP

Matthew G. McFillin, CPA, CFF
Partner; KPMG LLP

Sister Maureen McGarrity, CSFN, ’70, PhD (ex officio)
Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth
President; Holy Family University

Sister Cynthia Meyer, CSFN, MA
Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth

Bruce Miller
Chairman, Prudential Bank; President, Imaging Management Associates, LLC

Sean O'Hara, '07, MBA 
Chief Financial Officer, Kingsbury, Inc.

Carolyn Padovano, PhD, RN
Director of Health Informatics, eHealth, Quality, and Analytics Division; RTI International

Anne Marie Pettit, ’69
Retired Principal; Towers Watson

Patrick T. Ryan, Esq.
Of Counsel; Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhoads, LLP

William Strecker, MBA
Retired President and CEO; Kingsbury, Inc.

Beth Ann Swan, ’80, PhD, CRNP, FAAN
Professor and Former Dean; Jefferson College of Nursing, Thomas Jefferson University

Anthony J. Szuszczewicz, MS
Retired President, CEO and Chairman of the Board; Polonia Bank

Albert M. Tantala Sr., PE
President; Tantala Associates, LLC, Engineers & Architects

Albert W. Tegler Jr.
President; Tegler Benefits Group Inc.

Matthew Topley, ’94, MBA, MA
Chief Investment Officer; Fortis Wealth

Mary Keirans Vassallo, ’85
Community Volunteer

Sister Celine Warnilo, CSFN, ’74, MEd, LHD
Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth

Karen Wold, MBA
Group Head; Emigrant Business Credit Corporation

Trustees Emeritus:
Ray Angelo
President and CEO; Westinghouse Lighting

Loretta Hennessey, ‘71
President; L. Hennessey Associates LLC

Dominic Marano, ‘71
President; Marano Truck Lines, Inc.

On Sabbatical:

President Emeritus:
Sister Francesca Onley, CSFN, '59, PhD
Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth

President's Advisory Council Members

The President’s Advisory Council at Holy Family University is comprised of a select group of distinguished professionals from varied industries who provide insight and counsel to the President on strategic issues facing the University. As industry leaders with diverse skill sets, council members provide a breadth and depth of experience in the management of complex organizations.

Sister Maureen McGarrity, CSFN, PhD
President; Holy Family University

James D. Bennett ’82 (Chair)
Senior Vice President and General Counsel; Ellucian

John Biasiello III '97, MS '03
President; Sukay & Associates

Mark Chadwick
President; Chadwick Service Company

Philip R. Earley
Owner; Liebermann Earley & Company

Salvatore Faia
Founder and President; Vigilant Compliance, LLC

Roger Falloon ’97
Chief Operating Officer; Chickie's & Pete's

Karen Fox ’94, MS’08
Senior Human Resources Manager; Vanguard

Vincent Frascatore '90
Director, Global Market Access; Merck

Janice Gibson ’10, MSN’14
Clinical Nurse Specialist; Aria Health

Donna Goud '69

Ryan Keller '17
Insurance Agent; Sharon Owens-State Farm Insurance

Keith Lafferty ’89
Director; Emergency Medicine/Education, Gulf Coast Medical Center

Fred Leh '03
Director, HR: North American Food Division; Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc.

Kyle Martin ’95, MS’06
Regional/Corporate Director, Internal Audit; Penn National

Michelle Pickels ’01, MBA’11
Special Agent; US Government, Dept of Justice

David Rudy ’83
Property Manager; Rudy Properties

Edward Turzanski
National Security, Intelligence, Political Analyst; Resilience Consulting, LLC

Gerald Wydro ’90
Chair of Emergency Medicine; Aria-Jefferson Health

James C. Garvey, EdD (ex-officio)
Vice President for University Advancement; Holy Family University