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Our Leadership

Covenant House Pennsylvania is overseen by 11 board members who meet quarterly, led by our Chairperson, Mary Beth Gray, Esq. 


The CHPA board oversees the Executive Director who leads a senior team of four - an Associate Executive Director, Director of Operations, Development and Marketing Director and Comptroller. In turn, the senior team leads a staff of over 70 full-time and part-time staff and a number of per diem staff. 


Senior Management Team 

Acting Executive Director

Acting Executive Director
Hugh Organ

After graduating with degrees from Alvernia University and St. Joseph’s University, Mr. Organ has spent the last two decades working in child welfare.  He has been with Covenant House Pennsylvania since 2000, rising from the Community Service and Residential Coordinator to the Program Director to his current position as Associate Executive Director in May 2007.  For the last ten years, Mr. Organ has overseen all of our programs and services including our 76-bed emergency housing program, 20-bed Rights of Passage transitional housing program, new scattered site apartment living program, street outreach program, and drop-in center and shelter located in York, PA.  Mr. Organ chairs the Philadelphia Anti-Trafficking Coalition, leading its advocacy and collaborative service efforts, as well as participating in multiple statewide and county-based anti-trafficking coalitions.  Mr. Organ is also a sought-after trainer, delivering trainings on human trafficking to thousands of participants from government, the nonprofit sector, and other stakeholders over the years.

Director of Operations
Rosalee Sánchez
Dana Richardson

Board of Directors


Mary Beth H. Gray, Chair

Partner, Kleinbard Bell & Brecker LLP


James E. Connolly

Former CEO, Aeras


Jeff Cook

Chief Financial Officer, Pepsi & National Brand Beverages, Ltd.


Chris Gaffney

Group President, Toll Brothers, Inc.


Robert E. Gorman

Financial Advisor, Kita Gorman and Associates


Jim Lim

Managing General Partner, Greenspring Associates






Robert Mauch

EVP and President AmerisourceBergen Drug Corporation


Christopher Maus

President, CAMCO Property Management


Lawrence McAlee

Senior Vice President, Essent Guaranty


Debbie McCabe

Vice President, Sales Manager, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, Fox & Roach Realtors


W. Frank McGrane

Executive Vice President, Citizens Bank

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