John S. Salveson, cofounder and principal of Salveson Stetson Group, has been elected vice chair of WHYY's board of directors and Larry Weiss, president of Hippographics Inc., a venture-capital firm primarily investing in graphic-arts companies, has been elected treasurer. WHYY is Greater Philadelphia's public media organization.
Drexel University LeBow College of Business Center for Corporate Governance named the following members to its advisory board:
Maureen Breakiron-Evans, director of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh, Heartland Payment Systems, and Cognizant Technology Solutions; J. Kevin Buchi, president and CEO of Tetralogic Pharmaceuticals; Kirk Gorman, executive vice president, chief financial officer, and chief operating officer of Jefferson Health System; Robert J McNeill, office managing partner at Deloitte & Touche L.L.P.; John Stratakis, managing partner at Poles, Tublin, Stratakis & Gonzalez L.L.P.; Archbold Van Beuren, a director of Campbell Soup Co.; and Charles G. Tharp, chief executive officer of the Center on Executive Compensation and executive vice president of the HR Policy Association.
Legacy Youth Tennis and Education (formerly known as Arthur Ashe Youth Tennis and Education), elected the following members to its board: Jonathan Bari, president of Bari Consulting Group; Ann Marie Gulian, founder of Gulian & Associates L.L.C.; Danielle Gureghian, executive vice president and general counsel of CSMI Education Management; David Gustadt, head of hospitality investments at Lubert Adler; Brian J. Hoffman, partner at Citrin Cooperman; Cheryl Irving, English teacher and director of the writing center at William Penn Charter School; Maria McGarry, chief compliance officer at Glenmede Investment Management L.P.; Nipun Patel, senior associate at Reed Smith; James Shinehouse, partner at Atlantic Financial Advisory Partners; and Stella M. Tsai, partner at Archer & Greiner P.C.
Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce elected Denis P. O'Brien chairman. He is senior executive vice president of Exelon Corp. and CEO of Exelon Utilities. He serves on the board of Independence Blue Cross and as vice chair of the board of directors of the Electric Power Research Institute. Other civic and industry board appointments include the American Gas Association, the Pennsylvania Business Council, the Franklin Institute, and the Drexel University board of trustees.
Rochelle D. Quiggle, an associate with Krasno, Krasno & Onwudinjo, Philadelphia, has been named bylaws chair for the Pennsylvania Federation of Business and Professional Women of Pennsylvania for 2013-14.
Kenneth R. Myers has been elected to the board of Common Cause of Pennsylvania, a nonprofit national advocacy organization. He is counsel at High Swartz L.L.P., Norristown, and concentrates his practice in real estate, administrative, environmental, and public-utility law. The board of the Foundation for the History of Women in Medicine, Boston, named Julia A. Haller to its board. She is ophthalmologist-in-chief at Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia.
Health Partners Plans, Philadelphia, has appointed Dennis Cook to its board. He is system president and CEO of WES Health System. - Mike Zebe