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Leadership

Tom McEvoy

President

Tom’s passion, business acumen and results-focused leadership style drive the mission of Uptown! Entertainment Alliance. Professionally, Tom has spent most of his career in the building materials industry and is currently part owner and Senior Vice President of the Concrete Lumber Company where he has launched a new, patented product to be manufactured and distributed nationwide. 

A resident of West Chester, Pennsylvania for 15 years, Tom has served on the Financial Advisory Committee of the Borough of West Chester.

Holly Brown

Vice President

Bio to come.

Richard May

Treasurer

Richard’s financial expertise combined with a desire to enhance the lives and lifestyles of residents in the community offers dedicated and disciplined leadership to Uptown! Entertainment Alliance. 

Richard has worked in the financial services industry for over 35 years and is the Founder and Chairman of RKM Advisors, a firm in West Chester that specializes in investment, financial and tax planning.

Gary Green

Secretary

Gary R. Green retired in 2010 as president and CEO of the YMCA of the Brandywine Valley, an Association of four YMCA branches serving 55,000 members throughout Chester County. Gary co-orchestrated the merge of the Central Chester County and Brandywine YMCA Associations in 2001 to form the YMCA of the Brandywine Valley which is the  second largest YMCA in Pennsylvania.

Gary has extensive experience in developing and working with volunteer boards.  He oversaw all YMCA fundraising efforts including capital and endowment development initiatives, along with annual support campaigns. Gary’s final project before retirement was leading the West Chester Area YMCA in raising over $3 million to construct a new YMCA in East Goshen.

Angela Scully

Executive Director
As a nonprofit Consultant, Angela’s clients have included Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA, the St. James School in West Philadelphia and the Easttown Library and Information Center, Berwyn, PA. 
 
Prior to that, Angela was the Executive Director of the Darlington Arts Center in Garnet Valley and Singing City Choir in Philadelphia. She has also served as the Director of Development for the Friends School of Haverford, Executive Director of Musicopia (formerly Strings of Schools) and has provided fundraising leadership on a number of political campaigns.
 
In addition to her work with nonprofits, Angela is a self-taught artist, her work can be found in galleries and coffee shops throughout the Philadelphia Area.

Katherine Cromleigh

Administrator

Katherine is a member of the West Chester University class of 2015 with a Bachelor’s degree in history. She has studied abroad at the University of Manchester and has worked as a researcher for a Veterans exhibit at WCU. As a West Chester resident she is excited to be a part of the Uptown! team that is working to bring a theater to the local community.

Board Members:

Lynne Alfonsi
Kane Bender
Donna Coughey
Linda M. Foster, Ex-officio
Jayme Gittings
Jimmy Jefferis
Chris Howe
Beth Knauer
Chris Lang
Angeline S. May
Jean McGinn
Robert Miller
Brian L. Nagle
Marilyn Parsons
Meredy Patterson
Michael Phelan
Don Scholl
A. Roy Smith
Nick Spangler
Ash B. Swayne
Leslie Telthorster
George Trajtenberg, M.D.
William Winters

Advisory Board

Tim  Blair
Cynthia Ericcson
Lynn Erskine
Martha Carson Gentry
Dave Gorney
Cassondra Jones
Mell Josephs
Sue Lapin
Tony Stancato
Paul Woodruff

 

Capital Campaign Committee:

Paul Woodruff
Jim McErlane
Charlie McDermott
Donna Coughey
Tommy Ciccarone
Joe DelRossi
Will Dixon
David Gorny
Gary Green
Francis B. Jacobs, II
Jim Jefferis
Jeff Kitchen
Richard May
Tom McEvoy
Pat McKenna
Mike Norris
Kevin Quinn
Bob Rigg
Tony Stancato
George Trajtenberg
Angela Scully

Fundraising Event Host Committee

Tommy Ciccarone
Kiki & Patrick Comerford & Jane Chalfant & Kiki Boutique
CTDI
Fulton Bank
The Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce
Malcolm Johnstone & West Chester Business Improvement District
Jeff & Lisa Kitchen
Diane LeBold, West Chester Borough Council
Mary Manning, Visual Expansion Gallery
Charlie McDermott
Patrick M. McKenna, Esq.
Myles Group
Michael Norris
Brian Nagle, Esq. & Lance Nelson Esq., MacElree Harvey
Glenn Porter
Sandy & Joe Riper & Sunset Hill Jewelers & Fine Arts Gallery
Drs. Andrew Sitkoff & Christina Ellis
Univest Bank & Trust Company
Paul Woodruff, Sustainable Resources Group, Inc.