Board of Directors

Since 2006, Executive Director Shawn M. Lacy, J.D. has led Family Support Services, successfully expanding its service delivery at a time when many organizations have been driven to downscale their programs. An effective public speaker and a strong advocate for children, Ms. Lacy previously served as the Assistant Chief of the Philadelphia Defenders Association, Child Advocacy Unit. She has been a leader in the child welfare community, and has spent her career empowering families to rise to meet the many challenges of parenting, despite poverty and other stumbling blocks.

Family Support Services has an all-volunteer board of directors. Directors serve for three years and may serve two consecutive terms. For further information about the FSS Board of Directors, please contact Executive Director Shawn M. Lacy, J.D. at 610-352-7610.

Board of Directors, 2016-2017

Chuck McLister , President 
President, Elwyn

Richard Leaman, Chairman

Steven Silber, M.D., Vice-President
Vice President, Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research and Development, LLC

James Govatos, Treasurer
President, Govatos Investment Consulting, Inc.

Andrea Anania
Former Executive Vice-President & CIO, Cigna Corporation

J.R. Burke
Founding Principal, Perspective Financial Group LLC

William P. Curtis, Jr.
Co-founder & Principal, Porter & Curtis, LLC

Alexander James
Corp. Technical Training Supervisor, AmeriHealth Caritas

Steven Ludwig, Esquire
Partner, Fox Rothschild

Joseph E. Pappano, Jr., M.D.
Retired, Private Practice

Judith Strine

Valaida S. Walker, Ed.D.
Retired Vice-President, Temple University