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.

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Christine Strange


Natasha Hatton

Vice Chair

Erin McKenna Zimmerman

Executive Director

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Brooke Hayes

Vice Chair

Board of Directors

Christine Strange, Chair
Senior IT Account Executive, Hitachi Vantara


Natasha Hatton, Vice Chair

Manager, Condor Hotel, North Wildwood NJ

Brooke Hayes, Vice Chair

Meadowbrook Capital Advisors, LLC


Caren Moskowitz, Treasurer

Development Executive

Ellen DeStefano, Secretary
Executive Administrator, Chestnut Investment Advisory


Allie Artur

Communications Coordinator, Abington School District

Angel Belka
Realtor, Long & Foster Real Estate


Lindsay Callantine

National Director of Legal Recruiting,

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Jaclyn Cromedy

Educator, Community Volunteer 

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

Isabella Hatton

Student, Abington Senior High School

Kristen Kawas

Knowledge Management Officer, Next Generation Learning Challenges

Debra Lee
Teacher, Abington School District

Anthony Luker

Education & Outreach Specialist, 

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

Bradley Palmer
Assistant Principal, Abington Senior High School


Greg Pennekamp
Director Strategic Solutions, MidAtlantic Region, Allied Universal

Daniel Perry

Sales Professional, NetApp

Kevin Shmelzer

Partner, Morgan Lewis

Tomea Sippio-Smith

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

Michael Staszkiw
Teacher, Abington School District