Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia Board of Directors
David Kern, Chair
Director of Lower School - William Penn Charter School
William R. Weeks, Vice-Chair
Madeline Janowski, Treasurer
Retired Tax Senior Director, Core Tax Services - BDO
James Degnan, PhD - Secretary
Director, Measurement and Research Center -Temple University
Karren DeSeve, Esq.
Baumann, DeSeve & Landau
Arcadia Land Company
Sean Hamer, M.Ed.
Middle School Principal
Germantown Friends School
Mt. Airy Construction Services
William F. Lynch, PhD
Professor, School of Education
Duane Morris LLP
Martha E. Morse
Pembroke Philanthropy Advisors
Private Client Advisor
Stephen St. Vincent
Toll Public Interest Center, University of Pennsylvania Law School
V. Amanda Witts
Deputy General Counsel
Pennsylvania Convention Center Authority
Wesley Yamamoto, CFA
Breakthrough is the best thing that ever happened to me.
It helped me bring my grades up, change my outlook on school, and made me want to learn more.
- Brittany, Breakthrough Student
"Breakthrough impacted my life in so many ways;
it made me want to learn more, it brightened my path to success, and it taught me things I never knew."
Destiny, Class of 2014