Board of Directors


Old City District is governed by a 19-member Board of Directors representing major commercial property owners, local business people and residents who are deeply committed to the improvement and maintenance of Old City.


Our office is at 231 Market Street, an easily accessible storefront between 2nd and 3rd Streets. Normal office hours are Monday-Friday, 9AM-5PM. Programs are administered by a staff of four, who conduct ongoing management and operations.


Board of Directors

Christopher P. McGill

Chairman of the Board

Bryn Mawr Trust


Peter C. Rothberg 

Vice-Chairman of the Board, Registered Community Organization Co-Chair
Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT


Lynn Martin Haskin, Ph.D.

Secretary of the Board

Old City Resident


Timothy Snowden

Treasurer of the Board, Clean & Safe Committee Chair

First Service Residential


Donn Clendenon

Clendenon Properties

Old City Resident


Danielle DelRe

Starr Restaurants


Richard Goldberg

Economic Development Committee Chair, Registered Community Organization Co-Chair

Old City Resident


Mary Hummel, RPA

Old City Resident


Valerie Lyons

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Old City Resident


Donal McCoy

Sassafras Bar


Jennifer Nagle

Independence Visitor Center Corporation


Ashley Peel

Philadelphia Independents


Joseph F. Ritchie

Brandywine Realty Trust


Betsy Oliphant Ross

Philadelphia magazine

Old City Resident


Carlo Sena

Penn’s View Hotel


Patrick Shillenn

Marketing Committee Chair

Arch Enemy Arts


Albert Taus, AIA, NCARB

Registered Community Organization Co-Chair

Albert Taus & Associates


Adam Teterus

Board Development Chair

Indy Hall


Hon. Mark Squilla *

Philadelphia City Council



Joshua L. Grimes, Esq.

Grimes Law Offices, LLC


Liaison, Independence National Historic Park

Cynthia MacLeod 

Superintendent, Independence National Historic Park


* ex-officio board member 



Job Itzkowitz

Executive Director


Brett  T. Mapp

Director of Operations


Kate McGlinchey

Economic Development Manager


Gabriella Sacidor

Marketing Manager