Board of Directors

The TCDN Board of Directors is responsible for setting the organization’s direction and policies. Directors are elected to serve 3-year terms. Each Director serves on a committee and attends monthly Board meetings. Responsibilities include:

Being on the TCDN Board of Directors has been a fulfilling experience for me. Not only did I develop professional skills and make valuable contacts, but I got to directly contribute to the success of the child care program where my children spend so much of their time.

- TCDN Board Member and Parent

• Hiring and evaluating the performance of the Director
• Providing financial oversight by adopting an annual budget, setting tuition, and developing financial policies
• Developing and approving the Strategic Plan
• Developing and approving the organizations policies
• Providing adequate resources to fulfill TCDN’s mission


Current Directors:


Term Ending 2018

Chris Hanlon,- Board Treasurer (Executive Director, Beat the Streets Philadelphia)

Tom Saylor, – (Safety Manager, Adventure Aquarium, Camden NJ)

Dana Semos, – Board President (Director of Children’s Education, Wagner Free Institute of Science)

Renee Pollins, – Board Vice President



Term Ending 2019

Corinne Weidner, – Board Treasurer  (Controller, First Round Capital)

Kevin Bovard,  – Board Secretary ( Partner – Baker & Hostetler LLP)

Lisa Godlewski – (Executive Director -Architectural Glass & Metal Association)

Dan Grodner – (Associate Professor -Swarthmore College)

Josephine Park- (Associate Professor -University of Pennsylvania)

Shirley Robinson – (Director, Quality Assurance/Quality Control -Apple Leisure Group/KC Data)

Jesse Thompson – (General Manager -GAP International)