Meet the Team

The Abington Educational Foundation is led by a volunteer Board of community leaders and an executive director in partnership with the Abington School District. With the support of the Abington & Rockledge community, AEF will continue to provide financial assistance to programs that promote parity across the district and the highest level of educational innovation.

Christine Strange


Lindsay Callantine

Vice Chair

Erin McKenna Zimmerman

Executive Director

Brooke Hayes

Vice Chair

Board of Directors

Christine Strange, Chair
Sales Professional, NetApp


Lindsay Callantine, Vice Chair

National Director of Legal Recruiting,

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Brooke Hayes, Vice Chair

Meadowbrook Capital Advisors, LLC


Caren Moskowitz, Treasurer

VP of External Affairs, Maternity Care Coalition

Ellen DeStefano, Secretary
Executive Administrator, Chestnut Investment Advisory


Allie Artur

Communications Coordinator, Abington School District

Angel Belka
Realtor, Long & Foster Real Estate


Jaclyn Cromedy

Educator, Community Volunteer 

Jeffrey Fecher, Ed.D.
Superintendent of Schools, Abington School District

Natasha Hatton
Manager, Condor Motel, North Wildwood, NJ

Kristen Kawas

Knowledge Management Officer, Next Generation Learning Challenges


Daniel Kaye

Abington Board of School Directors

Director of Life Enrichment, Rydal Park


Debra Lee
Teacher, Abington School District

Anthony Luker

Education & Outreach Specialist, 

Commonwealth of PA, Office of the Attorney General, Office of Public Engagement

Jennifer O'Rourke

Advanced Biology Teacher, Radnor High School

Bradley Palmer
Assistant Principal, Abington Senior High School


Greg Pennekamp
Director Strategic Solutions, MidAtlantic Region, Allied Universal

Daniel Perry

Sales Professional, NetApp

Jocelyn Pickford

Senior Affiliate, HCM Strategists

Kevin Shmelzer

Partner, Morgan Lewis

Tomea Sippio-Smith

Education Policy Director, Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY)

Michael Staszkiw
Teacher, Abington School District

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