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
James Helsel Jr., ChairmanCumberland County
William Leonard, Vice-ChairmanLower Swatara Township
Erik M. Hume, SecretaryCumberland County
Nelva V. Wright, TreasurerCity of Harrisburg
Bennett ChotinerDauphin County
Donald Geistwhite Jr.Cumberland County
Keith RodgersYork County
Mr. E. Christopher Abruzzo, Esq.Dauphin County
James GrossCity of York
Keith Bashore, EsqFairview Township
Timothy TateYork County
Carolyn J. Van NewkirkCity of York
James Anderson, IIIYork County
Brian EnterlineCity of Harrisburg
Stephen LibhartDauphin County

Any communication & inquiries for SARAA can be addressed to:

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