Board of Directors

John F. Smith, III, Reed Smith LLPChair

Robert J. McNeill, Jr., Deloitte, Vice Chair

Harold Yaffe, Vice Chair and Chair Development Committee

Jill Fornito, Global Interdependence Center, Vice Chair

Peter Gonzales, Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians, Vice Chair

Alan Greenberger, Drexel University, Vice Chair

Craig Snyder, World Affairs Council, Vice Chair

Blane Stoddart, BFW Group, Vice Chair

David Kron, Wells Fargo Advisors, Treasurer

Christiaan Morssink, United Nations Association of Greater Philadelphia, Secretary

Zabeth Teelucksingh, Global Philadelphia Association, Executive Director


Peter Alois, President, Alois Global Trade Strategies
Krista Bard, Former President, Consular Corps Association of Philadelphia
David Briel, Executive Director, Department of Community and Economic Development of PA
Chellie Cameron, CEO, Philadelphia International Airport
Julie Coker-Graham, President, Philadelphia Conventions and Visitors Bureau
Linda Conlin, President, World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia
Jeffrey Cooper, Vice President, Government and Community Affair , University of Pennsylvania
Kosh Daphtary, CEO, Chemtech International
Barry Eiswerth, Architect
Harold T. Epps, Director of Commerce, City of Philadelphia
Ana Flores, Executive Director, Mexican Cultural Center
Jill Fornito, Director of Operations, Global Interdependence Center
Sylvie Gallier Howard, Chief of Staff of Commerce Department, City of Philadelphia
Peter Gonzales, President & CEO, Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians
Deborah Gross, Chancellor, Philadelphia Bar Association
Leonard Karp, President & CEO, Philadelphia International Medicine
Meghan Kelly, Select Greater Philadelphia
Mary Day Kent
David Kron, Managing Director of Investments, Wells Fargo
Wenyong Wang, Vice President, Science and Technology, University City Science Center
Meryl Levitz, CEO, Visit Philly
Peter Longstreth, President, Consular Corps Association of Philadelphia
Alan Luxenberg, President, Foreign Policy Research Institute
Siobhan Lyons, President, Citizen Diplomacy International
Rob McNeill, Managing Partner, Deloitte LLP
Christiaan Morssink, Executive Director, United Nations Association of Greater Philadelphia
Josh Sevin, President & CEO, International House Philadelphia
Anastasia Shown, Assistant Director of the African Center, University of Pennsylvania
John F. Smith III, Board Chair, Global Philadelphia Association
Craig Snyder, President, World Affairs Council
Blaine Stoddart, President & CEO, BFW Group Construction Project Management
Zabeth Teelucksingh, Executive Director, Global Philadelphia Association
Ella Torrey
Julie E. Wollman, President, Widener University
Omar Woodard, Executive Director, GreenLight Philadelphia
Harold Yaffe, Dentist, The Dental Spa