National Catholic Committee for

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Region 3

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Allentown - covers PA counties of Berks, Carbon, Lehigh, Northampton, and Schuykill

Alexa Doncsecz
Assistant Director - OYYAM
2145 Madison Avenue
Bethlehem, PA 18017
(610) 289-8900, ext 23
adoncsecz@allentowndiocese.org

Heidi Wilson
Committee Chair
1330 Pleasant Hill Road
Fleetwood, PA 19522
hgayouthgroup@aol.com

Altoona - Johnstown - covers PA counties of Bradford, Blair, Cambria, Centre, Clinton, Fulton, Huntingdon, and Somerset

Rev. Joseph Orr
Scout Chaplain
Holy Spirit Parish
3 East Walnut Street
Lock Haven, PA 17745
(570) 748-4594
holyspiritLH@comcast.net

Francine M. Swope
Coordinator of Youth Ministry, Religious Education, and Sacramental Prep
Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown
933 S. Logan Boulevard
Hollidaysburg, PA 16648
(814) 693-9605,  X-2646
fswope@dioceseaj.org

Denise Krackel
Committee Chair
348 Madison Avenue
Tyrone, PA 16686
(814) 684-2898
pharmcanoe@aol.com

Camden - covers NJ counties of Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, and Salem

Joe Brennan
Diocesan Scout Chair
(856) 428-2645
jpbrenfsa@verizon.net


Erie - covers PA counties of Cameron, Clarion, Clearfield, Crawford, Elk, Erie, Forest, Jefferson, McKean, Mercer, Potter, Venango, and Warren

Scouting Office
429 East Grandview Blvd
PO Box 10397
Erie, PA 16514-0397

Mary Beth Whitman
(814) 835-3912
mwscorch@msn.com

Tara Starr-Brochway
(814) 265-1590

Greensburg - covers PA counties of Armstrong, Fayette, Indiana, and Westmoreland

Rev. George Saletrik
Committee Chaplain
416 S. Broadway
Scottdale, PA 15683
(724) 887-6321
gsaletrik@dioceseofgreensburg.org

Charmaine DuBois
Committee Chair
206 McKinley Avenue
Point Marion, PA 15474
turtlechar@hotmail.com

Harrisburg - covers PA counties of Adams, Columbia, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Mifflin, Montour, Northumberland, Perry, Snyder, Union, and York

Catholic Scouting
Office for Youth & Young Adults
4800 Union Deposit Road
Harrisburg, PA 17111
www.gshpa.org

Donna Kelly
Committee Chair
(478) 714-6766
dakjune@gmail.com

Metuchen - covers NJ counties of Hunterdon, Middlesex, Somerset, and Warren

Kim Hussey
Catholic Scouting Office Staff
Diocese of Metuchen
PO Box 191
Metuchen, NJ 08840
(732) 562-2446

Ruth Bielanski
Coordinator
booksruth@aol.com

Newark - covers NJ counties of Bergen, Essex, Hudson, and Union

Rich Donovan
Associate Director
Office of Youth & Young Adult Ministry
Archdiocese of Newark, NJ
(201) 998-0088 X4150 Office
(908) 447-4948 Cell
donovari@rcan.org


Paterson - covers NJ counties of Morris, Passaic, and Sussex

Joanne Ponnwitz
Committee Chair
189 Comly Road
Lincoln Park, NJ 07035
jeponnwitz@aol.com

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Philadelphia - covers PA counties of Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia

Jacob King
Director of Office for Youth & Young Adults
222 North 17
th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
jking@archphila.org

Patricia Antonacci
Committee Chair
1427 Arline Avenue
Abington, PA 19001
(215) 659-4359
pat.antonacci@verizon.net

Pittsburgh - covers PA counties of Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Greene, Lawrence, and Washington

Office for Youth and Young Adults
2900 Noblestown Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15205
(412) 456-3140

Dr. Gerri Maurer
Committee Chair
gmrmaurer@comcast.net

Scranton - covers PA counties of Bradford, Lackawanna, Lycoming, Monroe, Pike, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Wayne, and Wyoming



Trenton - covers NJ counties of Burlington, Mercer, Monmouth, and Ocean

Ebba Liguori
Committee Chair
38 Clubhouse Road
Browns Mills, NJ 08015
ebbalou@juno.com

Barbara Dudek
superbarb3@aol.com

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