Former PA Governor & Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge (center) and Presque Isle Park Complex Operations Manager Matt Green (right) with David Martin (left) at The Tom Ridge Environmental Center.

Former PA Governor & Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge (center) and Presque Isle Park Complex Operations Manager Matt Green (right) with David Martin (left) at The Tom Ridge Environmental Center.

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For Now • For the Future

Research • Education • Visitor Services

The mission of the Tom Ridge Environmental Center Foundation at Presque Isle is to forge a partnership between the private sector and the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources at Presque Isle State Park in order to enhance educational programming, natural history research and visitor services opportunities of the highest quality to assure that the Tom Ridge Environmental Center is nationally recognized as a center of excellence now and for generations to come.
 
 

Board of Directors

Officers

Chairman

John Leemhuis, Jr., Esq.
Partner
Quinn Law Firm

Vice Chairman

Scott E. Miller, CPA, Esq.
Dean, School of Business
Edinboro University

Secretary

Ann DiTullio
DCNR, Retired

Treasurer

Todd Swanson
Senior Vice President
Wealth Management
PNC Bank
 

President and CEO

Barbara Chaffee
 

 

Members

Brian Richard Cole, P.T.
Rick Cole Physical Therapy

Ash Khare
Government and Manufacturing Consultant

Robert Mazza
President
Robert Mazza, Inc.

David Ridge, Esq. 
Partner
The Ridge Law Firm

Ann Scott
Vice President & Manager, Community Outreach
Erie Insurance Group

Eugene H. Ware
LPL Financial, Retired
 

Ex Officio:

Mathew D. Greene
Park Operations Manager
PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources | Bureau of State Parks | Presque Isle State Park

 

Alumni Network Members

Mark Campbell
Partner
Ridge Policy Group

Mark Holman
Partner
Ridge Policy Group

Richard Hudic
Executive Director
Allegheny Regional Asset District

John C. Oliver
Consultant and former Secretary
of DCNR