Board & Management

The Board of Directors is the active governing body of the Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster. Board members commit to being active in governance responsibilities and focus on organizational performance, including holding the Board and Chief Executive Officer accountable. Board members are expected to provide professional services when applicable, be assertive in identifying roles and ways to help organization, and be advocates as a voice in the community, promoting the Club.

Karen Schloer, CEO
Karen Schloer began her career with the Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster as a summer camp counselor in 1997. Since then, she has served as Youth Program Worker, Clubhouse Director, Chief Operating Officer, and has been in the role of Chief Executive Officer since 2011. With a BA in sociology from Millersville University and an MBA from Elizabethtown College, Karen has both the skills and experience required to manage the vision and operations for the Club. Under her leadership, the Club emerged from its most challenging economic period with a balanced budget and the elimination of all debt. Karen is well known in the community she serves, both by residents and other community organization. Her relationships have placed the organization in an ideal position for leveraging expertise and resources in the community.

Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster Foundation
Board of Directors Officers
Scott Radcliffe, Chairman of the Board
Chris Markley, Treasurer
David Alspach, Esq., Secretary
Board of Directors
Rob Evarts
Rufus A. Fulton, Jr.
Edgar L. Grove
Milton Hefft
Donald Horn
Tom Kennedy
Beverly R. Steinman
Boyer L. Veitch
Adrian Young
R. Zimmerman, III

Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster
Board of Directors Officers

Joe Noll, President
Milton Hefft, Vice-President
Matt DiRienzo, Vice-President
Tamara M. Pelsinski, Treasurer
Matthew Fairbanks, Secretary
Karen Schloer, Chief Executive Officer  

Board of Directors
Neil Albert
Ted Darcus
Joann Davis-Brayman
Wes Farmer, Ph.D.
Brian A. Korman
Hale Krasne
Chris Markley
Michael L. Mitchell
Barb M. Orr
Scott K. Radcliffe
Lisa Riggs

Life Members
Thomas F. Hinkle
Tom Kennedy
Christian E. McMurtrie
Clark McSparren, Jr.
Beverly R. Steinman
Boyer L. Veitch
S.R. Zimmerman, III