Parents Leadership Council

The Parents Leadership Council (PLC) comprises Gettysburg College’s most committed parents who value and provide resources that sustain and enhance top-notch academic and co-curricular programs while strengthening the College’s reputation. Members are leaders in financial support, ambassadorship, and a number of activities that make a beneficial difference for Gettysburg College students. The PLC is the leadership group of the Gettysburg College Parents Association. Council members are appointed by the current chairs and President Riggs.

If you are interested in learning more about the Parents Leadership Council, please email and we will be happy to get in touch with you.

Below is a list of Parents Leadership Council members. Please feel free to contact any one of them if you have a question for a Gettysburg College parent.

Maureen and Joe Shalleck P'20, Chairs
(203) 558-0797
(203) 858-1584
New Canaan, CT

Alistaire Bambach and James Bodovitz P'21
(516) 742-7207
(917) 371-3719
Garden City, NY

Ramsay Behnam P'21
(415) 264-1052
San Francisco, CA

Elizabeth and James Burgess P'20
(310) 463-3542
(310) 228-3722
Los Angeles, CA

Karenn Wahl Colby P'19
(310) 457-2523
Encino, CA

Robert '83 and Laura Contri P'21
(917) 327-0828
(973) 214-1022
Chatham, NJ

Stephanie Dyhrberg P'19
(207) 272-4882
Falmouth, ME

Julia '86 and Greg '87 Edelson P'18, P'21, Career Engagement Liaison (Greg)
(704) 577-0954
(704) 907-1297
Charlotte, NC

Deborah and Lewis Feldstein P'21
(609) 443-4463
East Windsor, NJ

Frances and Matt Fisher P'19
(415) 726-1859
(415) 742-0042
San Francisco, CA

Tina and Robert Goodwin P'21
(860) 739-8343
East Lyme, CT

Debra and Dean Graham P'22
(301) 263-0908
Chevy Chase, MD

Janet and Kevin Haugen P'21
(215) 646-7687
Gwynedd Valley, PA

Lynn and Paul Ivans P'21
(973) 615-4763
Chatham, NJ

Doris and Bob Klimowicz P'16, P'19, Admissions Liaisons
(732) 547-7170
(732) 245-3712
Allenhurst, NJ

Jane Kolarik P'20
(908) 581-8830
Basking Ridge, NJ

Kevin and Laurie Lippincott P'21
(214) 415-2168
(214) 693-8328
Dallas, TX

Diane Lisowski and Michael Herron P'21
(215) 431-3300
(610) 301-4895
Doylestown, PA

Sara and Edward Nowak P'21
(818) 952-1498
(610) 301-4895
La Canada Flintridge, CA

Christine and Chip Rankin P'16, P'19
(302) 218-8353
(302) 218-8018
Hockessin, DE

Maliha and Sheraz Sheikh P'22
(732) 742-9530
(732) 427-4702
Basking Ridge, NJ

Peter Scher and Kim Tilley P'20, P'22
(202) 251-0396
(202) 744-8436
Chevy Chase, MD

Maureen and Joe Shalleck P'20
(203) 558-0797
(203) 858-1584
New Canaan, CT

Martha and David Swartz P'20, Development Chair (Martha)
(610) 777-4034
Reading, PA