Board of Directors
The Western Pennsylvania Diaper Bank is led by a hard-working and compassionate board of directors. The WPDB wouldn’t be able to help the babies and families in need without the dedication of our board.
Pastor Phillip Battle Jr. President/Founder
Pastor, New Light Temple Baptist Church, Pittsburgh
Tamara Prince – Board Secretary
Outpatient office assistant, UPMC Western Psychiatric Institute & Clinic
Anna Joyner – Board Treasurer
Community Volunteer, Westmoreland County
Sr. Project Manager, SAP Aribarong
Erma Conn, M.Ed.
Program Manager, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC, Matilda Theiss Child Development Center
Lenall Thomas, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer, Center for Family Excellence
William Whitman, Esq.
Senior Counsel, Litigation FedEx Ground Package System, Inc.
Clinical Intake and Program Coordinator, Therapeutic Nursery Program, Theiss Early Childhood Behavioral Health Child Development Center, UPMC Western Psychiatric Institute & Clinic
Maria A LaVelle
Chief Executive Officer, Pheple Federal Credit Union
Keisha Che're Jimmerson
Associate Dean of Students for Diversity, Inclusion and International Student Services, Seton Hill University
Dr. Phillip Palmer, Advisor
Assistant Dean, Bayer School of Natural & Environmental Sciences, Duquesne University
Michele Cruse, Ph.D., Advisor
Program Director, Heart II Heart, LLC