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​Board of Trustees Biographies

Secretary of Education​ (ex officio1):​ ​ ​
Acting Secretary
Eric Hagarty
Biography
Designee
Patrick Lord
Biography

Treasurer of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (ex officio1):​ ​ ​
Treasurer
Stacy Garrity
Designee
Christopher Craig
Designee
Lloyd Ebright


Secretary of Banking and Securities​ (ex officio1):​ ​ ​ ​
Secretary
Richard Vague
Designee
Jim Bloom
Biography
Designee
Alan Flannigan
Two Members of the Senate appointed by the President Pro Tempore of the Senate, one representing each party2:
Senator
Patrick M. Browne
Biography
(Term Expires 11/30/2022)  
Designee
Stacey Connors
Biography


Senator
Katie J. Muth
Biography
(Term Expires 11/30/2022)


Two Members of the House of Representatives appointed by the Speaker of the House, one representing each party2:​ ​ ​
Representative
Frank Ryan
Biography
(Term Expires 11/30/2022)
Designee
Jill Vecchio
Designee
Susan Boyle



Representative
Matt Bradford
Biography
(Term Expires 11/30/2022)
Designee
Patrick Shaughnessy
Biography
Designee
Anne Baloga

Chief Executive Officer of the Pennsylvania​ Schools Boards Association, Inc. (ex officio1): ​ ​
Nathan G. Mains
Designee
John Callahan
Biography

Governor Appointee3:​ ​ ​
Joseph M. Torsella
(Term Expires 01/01/2024)
            
Three Elected Members by the Active Certified Members and Participants4:​ ​ ​
Jason M. Davis
Biography
(Term Expires 12/31/2022)
Susan C. Lemmo
Biography
(Term Expires 12/31/2024)
Christopher Santa Maria
Biography
​(Term Expires 12/31/2023)

One Elected Member by the Annuitants and Class DC Participants Receiving Distributions4:​ ​ ​
Melva S. Vogler
(Term Expires 12/31/2022)
             
Elected Member by the Active Non-Certified Members and Participants4:​ ​ ​
Ann Monaghan
(Term Expires 12/31/2024)
           
Elected Member by the Members of Pennsylvania Public School Boards4:​ ​ ​
Eric DiTullio
(Term Expires 12/31/2023)
              
     

1The ex-officio members consisting of Secretary of Education, Treasurer of the Commonwealth, Secretary of Banking and Securities, and Chief Executive Officer of PSBA, shall serve on the board for the duration they hold the position.

2The legislative members consisting of two House and two Senate members, shall serve on the board for the duration of their legislative terms and shall continue to serve until 30 days after the convening of the next regular session of the General Assembly after the expiration of their respective legislative terms or until a successor is appointed for the new term, whichever occurs first.

3The Governor-appointed member shall serve on the board for the duration of his appointment.

4The elected members, consisting of three active certified, one active non-certified, one member of the annuitant group, and one member to be elected by the members of the Pennsylvania public school boards, shall serve on the board for the duration of the elected term through December 31 of the third year, and until his/her successor is appointed.  In the event an elective member serving on the Board no longer is a member of the constituent group from which he or she was elected, then said seat shall be deemed vacant except that that nonqualified elective member shall continue to serve on the Board until his or her successor is duly elected and qualified.