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.
    2019/2020 Board of Directors
    Thomas Bullington - President Bedford Area School District
    Brian Bressler - Vice President Tyrone Area School District
    Kathy Hough - Assistant Secretary Portage Area School District
    Cynthia Ahlborn Greater Johnstown School District   
    Tracy Helsel Forest Hills School District
    Rick Hoover Altoona Area School District
    Nora Hrubochak Northern Cambria School District
    Malika Karunaratne Westmont Hilltop School District
    William Pataki Chestnut Ridge School District
    Marion Pheasant  Williamsburg Community School District 
    Michael Revak North Star School District
    Linda Smith Spring Cove School District
    Tammy Witherite Meyersdale Area School District
    Dr. Thomas Butler - Executive Director  
    Amy Woomer - Board Secretary (NVM)  
    Jason McMillen - Treasurer (NVM)  
    Barbera Law - Solicitor