Authorities, Boards, Commissions

Civil Service Commission

Board Members:

  • John Kripp, Chairperson
  • Gerhart Egri, Vice-Chairperson
  • David Birchok, Secretary
  • Elizabeth Quinn, Alternate Member
  • Nancy Smith, Ph.D.,  Alternate Member
  • Solicitor

Planning Commission

Board Members:

  • Tom Chidlow, Chairman
  • Mike Ahwesh, Vice-Chairman
  • Kevin Smay, Secretary
  • Doug Price
  • Kevin Vaughn

Codes Appeal Board


Board Members:

  • Russell Boehm
  • Tom Chidlow
  • Jack Ramage
  • Doug Steel

Zoning & Hearing


Board Members:

  • Domenic Trimarchi, Chairman
  • Anthony Bagnato
  • Ray Ford
  • Tim Downey, Jr.
  • David Sadowski
  • Craig Stevenson, Alternate
  • Jennifer Fox Rabold, Alternate
  • John Orie, Solicitor

Local Redevelopment Authority


Board Members:

  • Kay Downey-Clarke – Collier Resident
  • Robert Schuler – Collier Resident
  • Tom McDermott – Collier Resident At-Large Member
  • George Macino – Collier Township Commissioner
  • Tom Chidlow – Collier Township Parks and Recreation Board
  • J.Patrick Early – Allegheny County Economic Development
  • Nathan A. Strum – Allegheny County Business Development Specialist, Development Division
  • Jim Barrick – Neville Township
  • Karen Ford – Neville Township
  • Aaron Kohan – Neville Township
  • Robert Caun – Planning/Land Development/Zoning (Non-Voting)

Collier Township Municipal Authority Board


For more information about the Collier Township Municipal Authority and their appointed board officials please visit the Collier Township Municipal Authority Official Website.

Parks and Recreation


Board Members:

  • Tim Eckenrode, President
  • Gail Neustadt, Vice-President
  • Elizabeth Quinn, Alternate
  • Mary Popeck, Alternate
  • Mary-Lou Kientz
  • Drew Weiss
  • Lynn Heckman
  • Christina Brussalis
  • Anthony Vitale