Board of Directors

The Philadelphia Mural Arts Advocates is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation organized to raise funds and provide other support to Philadelphia’s nationally-recognized Mural Arts Philadelphia. Founded in 1996, the Philadelphia Mural Arts Advocates is governed by a volunteer board of directors.

The Board of Directors share our mission of transforming Philadelphia’s communities through the creation of public art of enduring value as well as providing quality art education programming to the city’s residents.

Philadelphia Mural Arts Advocates Board of Directors 

Kimberly Allen
Senior VP/Senior Program Officer
Wells Fargo Regional Foundation/CDC

Dan Astolfi
Executive Vice President, Relationship Manager
Citizens Bank

Kevin Basden

Cindy Bass, Ex-Officio
City of Philadelphia

Jamie Bischoff, Secretary
Ballard, Spahr, Andrews & Ingersoll

Marc Brownstein
President and CEO
Brownstein Group

The Honorable Darrell Clarke, Ex-Officio
City of Philadelphia

Hope Comisky
Pepper Hamilton, LLP

Linda DeJure, Vice Chair

Steve Dubow
Partner/Firm Officer
Blank Rome

Julia Fleischner

Deirdre Francis
Chief Human Resources Officer
Home Care and Hospice Services
Penn Medicine

Jane Goldblum
Goldblum & Pollins

Joseph Goldblum
G-II Equity Investors, Inc.

Peter Gross
Chairman for the Department of Family Practice
Pennsylvania Hospital

Patrick Guise
Chief Visionary Officer
McCormick Taylor

Joe Hill
Government Relation Principal
Cozen O’Connor

David Jones, Ex-Officio
Commissioner, Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services
City of Philadelphia

Zachary Klehr
Executive VP, Fund Management
FS Investments

Laura LaRosa
Executive Director of Client Development

Kelly Lee
Chief Cultural Officer
Office of Arts, Culture and the Creative Economy
City of Philadelphia

Margelle Liss

Lynn K. Manko*

Brett Mapp
Director of Operations
Old City District

Bruce Marks
Certified Public Accountant
Friedman LLP

Ernel Martinez

Deirdre McAleer
Senior Vice President and Market Executive
Bank of America

Samuel Olshin
Atkin Olshin Schade Architects

Brian Pedrow
Ballard Spahr

Nancy Peterson
Senior Vice President/Deputy General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
AlliedBarton Security Services

David Pudlin
President and CEO
Hangley Aronchick Segal Pudlin & Schiller

Rebecca Rhynhart, Ex-Officio
City Controller
City of Philadelphia

Marilia Rodrigues
AIA Leed Accredited Professional

Milton (Tony) Schneider, Chair
Principal and Founder
The Glenville Group

Susan Sherman
President and CEO
Independence Foundation

Jane Slusser, Ex-Officio
Chief of Staff
City of Philadelphia

Stacey Spector
The Rudnick Spector Firm

Tiffany Tavarez
Executive Vice President and Senior Consultant
Wells Fargo

Tariq Trotter
Lead MC
The Roots