Board Members

The SARAA Board of Directors

SARAA board members are volunteer community leaders appointed to staggered five-year terms by each of the following municipalities: the counties of Cumberland, Dauphin and York, the cities of Harrisburg and York, and the townships of Fairview and Lower Swatara.

Board of Directors


Name and PositionAppointing Authority
Stephen Libhart, ChairmanDauphin County
James Helsel Jr., Vice-ChairmanCumberland County
James Anderson, III, SecretaryYork County
James Gross, TreasurerCity of York
Dr. Bennett ChotinerDauphin County
Donald Geistwhite Jr.Cumberland County
Keith RodgersYork County
Nick DiFrancescoDauphin County
Erik M. HumeCumberland County
Keith ChaseFairview Township
Timothy TateYork County
Dr. Carolyn J. Van NewkirkCity of York
Shaashawn S. DialCity of Harrisburg
Ronald K. Rouse, Esq.City of Harrisburg
William LeonardLower Swatara Township


Any communication & inquiries for SARAA can be addressed to:

One Terminal Drive, Ste 300
Middletown, PA 17057
717.948.3900 ext 4642