IU8 Board of Directors

  • The general operations of the Intermediate Unit are governed by a Board of Directors, comprised of 13 elected members, who are responsible for developing operating policies, defining unit functioning and overseeing financial management. These board members constitute a representative sample of the communities and their populations within the four-county area.
    2017/2018 Board of Directors
    B. Wayne Lohr - PresidentNorth Star School District
    Thomas Bullington - Vice PresidentBedford Area School District
    John Klingeman -  Assistant SecretaryAltoona Area School District
    Cynthia AhlbornGreater Johnstown School District   
    Brian Bressler       Tyrone Area School District
    Dr. Mona EckleyClaysburg-Kimmel School District
    Tracy HelselForest Hills School District
    Kathy Hough Portage Area School District
    Sean O'DowdRichland School District
    William PatakiChestnut Ridge School District
    Wayne Wholaver
    Cambria Heights School District
    Tammy WitheriteMeyersdale Area School District
    Ronald YoderHollidaysburg Area School District
    Dr. Thomas Butler - Executive Director
    Corey Reffner - Board Secretary (NVM)
    Valerie Wyper - Treasurer (NVM) 
    Barbera, Clapper, Beener, Rullo & Melvin - Solicitor