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, a 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

Jennifer Nagle

Chair of the Board

Independence Visitor Center Corporation


Patrick Shillenn

Vice Chair of the Board; Marketing Committee Chair

Creative Consultant/Experiential EP


Donn Clendenon

Secretary of the Board

Clendenon Properties; Old City Resident


Timothy Snowden

Treasurer of the Board; Clean & Safe Committee Chair

First Service Residential; Old City Resident


Kathryn Bittner

Bryn Mawr Trust; Old City Resident


Danielle DelRe

Brûlée Catering by Chef Jean-Marie Lacroix


Jonathan Dubrow

Economic Development Chair

Registered Community Organization Co-Chair

Coldwell Banker Commercial


Valerie Lyons

Marketing Committee Co-Chair

Weber Gallagher; Old City Resident


Donal McCoy

Sassafras Bar


Ashley Peel

Philadelphia Independents


Gosia Primavera

Registered Community Organization Co-Chair

39° North Architects


Betsy Oliphant Ross

Philadelphia Magazine; Old City Resident


Carlo Sena

Penn’s View Hotel


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


Cassidy Martin

Economic Development & Policy Coordinator


Gabriella Sacidor

Marketing Manager