Our board members give generously of their time and talents.

Committed to Need in Deed’s mission and organizational health, our board members share their experience and expertise.


Barbara Goulart (2016)
Assistant Vice President, Project Management, Lincoln Financial Group
Chelsea Gamber (2018)
Consultant, Communication, Change, and Talent Management, Willis Towers Watson
J. Douglas MacBride (1990)


Cait Gossert (2021)
Senior Manager, PwC Labs, PwC
Bryce Graham (2019)
Marketing Manager, Mid-Atlantic Region, Chubb
Arrastene (“E.J.”) Henry (2017)
Director of Inclusion and Diversity, AstraZeneca
Daniel P. Jones, CPA (2019)
Senior Audit Manager, KPMG
Diana Jones (2018)
Director, Experiential Learning, Lebow College of Business, Drexel University
Susan V. Kahn, JD (2018)
Retired (formerly Coordinator, Summer Mentorship Program, University of Pennsylvania Law School)
Ruchi Kapoor (2020)
Vice President, Growth Strategy, Freedom Mortgage Corporation
Nancy Lundy (2015)
Head of Global Talent Development, Jazz Pharmaceuticals
Kristin McKenna (2020)
Associate Director, The Forum of Executive Women
Wendy-Anne Roberts-Johnson (2018)
Executive Director, Need in Deed
Elizabeth Soslau, PhD (2007)
Associate Professor, Department of Education, University of Delaware
Howard Verlin (2008)
Executive Vice President, The Pegasus Companies, Inc.
Alison Hoyle Wallis, JD (2016)
General Counsel, PJM LLC
Kim Whetzel (1996)
Realtor, Kurfiss Sotheby’s International Realty
Rick Elko (2013)
Board member emeritus
President, Excel Advisors
Eric Kaplan, PhD (2016)
Board member emeritus
Chief of Staff, Graduate School of Education University of Pennsylvania
Theresa Rollins, PhD (2002)
Board member emeritus
Board member emeritus, Arcadia University
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