How to Contact Us

The ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter serves Central and Eastern Pennsylvania, Central and Southern New Jersey, and Delaware. If you need assistance or information outside of this area, please contact the National Office for more information.

The ALS Association
Greater Philadelphia Chapter
321 Norristown Road, Suite 260
Ambler, PA 19002

Phone: 215-643-5434
Toll Free: 1-877-GEHRIG-1 (1-877-434-7441)
Fax: 215-643-9307

Chapter General e-mail box

Alair Altiero, Staff Psychologist

Wendy Barnes, Social Worker

Joan Borowsky, Development Coordinator

Alisa Brownlee, Clinical Manager, Assistive Technology Services

Donna Cleary, Director of Annual Giving

Jeffrey Cline, Director Major Gifts and Planned Giving

Melissa Coll, Social Worker

Anne Cooney, Social Worker

Kerrie Copelin, Events Director

Kerry Durkan, Events Manager

Brenda Edelman, Director of Patient Services

Jayne Etskovitz, Social Worker

Erin Farrell, Office Manager

Erich Fasnacht, Chief Development Officer

Tony Heyl, Director of Communications and Public Policy

Gail Houseman, Regional Nurse Coordinator

Amanda Laputka, Database Manager

Andrew G. Lash, CPA, Controller

Joan Lobach, Social Worker - South Central

Annette Miller, Staff Nurse - South Central

Taylor Montgomery, Events and Volunteer Coordinator

Heather Pecharo, Manager, Information Technology

Jamey Piggott, Events Manager

Ellyn C. Phillips, President

Jim Pinciotti, Executive Director

Maureen Reid, Staff Nurse

Erica Smith, Regional Nurse Coordinator - North Central 

Evelyn Thoman, Patient Services Assistant

Mary Beth Tomczak, Social Worker

Maryann Vagnoni, Executive Assistant

Susan Walsh, Director of Clinical Care – South Central

Alexandra Weaver, Web Admin


The ALS Association Greater Philadelphia Chapter
321 Norristown Road - Suite 260, Ambler, PA 19002

The ALS Association is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and donations are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.