These community & business leaders spend their time, talent & treasure to help BLOC work and function, day-to-day: BLOC Joe received his B.S. John Ellis. Source: https://www.bizjournals.com/philadelphia/news/2014/06/10/pnc-bank-regional-president-retiring-replacement.html. Our staff is also available via e-mail. Justin began his career with Accenture in their Financial Services practice in Philadelphia. Faithful Citizenship: 2020 voter information, St. Francis of Assisi brings hope, healing to Frankford, Faithful gather in prayer for nationwide peace, healing, Priest, police light up the night for sick kids, Phila. He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Business Leadership Organized for Catholic Schools (BLOCS), and was the founding Co-Chair of KOP-BID, a not-for-profit organization that collaborated with both private and public partners to improve the economic environment in King of Prussia. He previously served as the National Risk Consulting Industry Leader for KPMG’s Life Science Practice. Fred was well known by his family, friends, and colleagues as the one who always went out of his way to help the “underdogs” – those who were dealt a ‘bad hand’, or were struggling with some kind of hardship. Maureen graduated from Saint Joseph’s University with a BS in Accounting. Photo: https://www.inquirer.com/obituaries/inq/hf-gerry-lenfest-philadelphia-philanthropist-dies-88-20180805.html. A $100 gift allows us to present award-winning photos of Catholic life in our neighborhoods. His clients include several leading area Venture Funds, and Private Equity backed public and private manufacturing, technology and technology-centric companies. In addition to his appellate work, Mr. Palumbos represents companies in complex commercial litigation, often winning those cases before trial through strategic motions practice. In addition to serving on the Board of Directors for BLOCS, Maureen serves as trustee and board secretary for the Catholic Business Network of South Jersey which is a 501(c)3 supporting Catholic education through donations to the South Jersey Scholarship Fund. She is able to do this by leveraging her vast operations experience and collaborating with both internal and external stakeholders. He served as chairman of the board of both the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) and the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce. ... (BLOC) Regional Training. Brian McElwee is President of Valley Forge Investment Corporation (VFIC). In 2003, Ambassador Girard-diCarlo was recognized for his ongoing commitment to Villanova Law as recipient of its Gerald Abraham Award for Distinguished Service. Industry focus includes Chemicals, Diversified Industrial Products, and food processing. Source: https://www1.villanova.edu/villanova/law/newsroom/pressreleases/2015/0203.html, Photo: http://www.p2012.org/photos11/huntsman062111c.html, Photo: https://archive.secureenergy.org/about/diplomatic-council-on-energy-security/, PRESIDENT (former) – PHILADELPHIA/S. He focuses his practice in products liability and health care litigation, with a primary emphasis on the defense of pharmaceutical and medical device entities in multidistrict litigation. He has more than 20 years of experience in small business, middle market and large corporate banking. Despite his many achievements, Fred always preferred to acknowledge the accomplishments of others. Brian is a graduate of Temple University and holds a Masters in Taxation from Widener University. Steve holds a BS in Accountancy from Villanova University, and is a member of the AICPA and the PICPA, as well as a CPA. What he’s enjoyed most about the past 30 years is working alongside his supportive family and friends, and the growing role he’s been able to play in the various Education-Focused Charities with which he is involved. Mike’s vision and his knack of creating opportunities proved rewarding upon his decision to exit the real estate market in 2005. From 2005 to the present, Gary has been named a Pennsylvania “Super Lawyer” as published in Philadelphia Magazine, an honor received by only five percent of the Pennsylvania lawyers each year. As Principal of Prime Rock Energy Capita, Michael O’Neill is an energetic leader of a successful oilfield services company focused on acquiring high-quality oil and gas assets and creating game changing technologies that will drive the next wave of innovation in the industry. He was president of the company, now based in Philadelphia, from 1964 to 1976 and chief executive from 1975 to 1983. He also serves as one of PECO’s co-leads for the annual Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Light the Night Walk. He also has the highest possible rating by Martindale Hubbell, the most recognized resource for lawyers in the country. Until 2007, he also endowed the Lenfest College Prep Scholarship, which was given to teenagers from eighth to tenth grade from certain areas of rural Pennsylvania.