“Assisting in the Acquisition of a Sound Education”

Dollars Raised Last Year
Gifts Received Last Year
Scholarship/Grant Dollars Awarded Last Year
Scholarship/Grant Recipients Last Year

Foundation Leadership As of August, 2016

  • Executive Committee
    James M. Marascio, President & Chairman 
    Donald E. LaPlante, Vice President 
    Lyle E. Sprinkle, Secretary
    John S. Zigler, Treasurer
    Rod Arnold, Member at Large
  • Directors
    Jason Butler
    Michael L. Carroll
    Bobby L. Dewrell
    Andrew R. Haggerty
    Robert D. Hendershot
    Steven R. Michels
    John G. Tunila
    J. Donald Turk
    Miles C. Washburn
    Patrick F. Weber
    Chad M. Wolett
  • Directors Emeriti
    Marsh W. White, Penn State ’20 (deceased)
    Joseph F. Lacchia, Mich St & NYU ’25 (deceased)
    George W. Obear, DePauw ’30 (deceased)
    Fredrick B. Hammert, Oklahoma ’60 (deceased)
  • Advisors
    David Scott, Legal Advisor
    Donald E. LaPlante, Parliamentarian
  • Staff
    Keith Shriver, Chief Administrative Officer 
    Christian Wargo, Project Manager 
    Claudia Jansenius, Office Assistant 
  • Audit Committee

    Michael L. Carroll – Chairman
    Lee P. Berlin
    James F. Storey

  • Fundraising & Development Committee

    Patrick J. Alderdice
    Steven P. Bossart
    Jason Butler
    Eliano Younes

  • Investment Advisory Committee
    Peter C. Chandler – Chairman
    Adam Betz
    Michael Hebert
    Steven R. Michels
  • Board Membership Committee

    Rod Arnold – Chairman
    Michael L. Carroll
    Patrick F. Weber
    Chad M. Wolett

  • Foundation Programs Committee

    Donald E. LaPlante – Chairman
    Michael L. Carroll
    Patrick J. Phelan
    Michael Tumolo
    Lyle E. Sprinkle

  • Undergraduate & Young Alumni Giving Committee
    Jason Sisk – Chairman
    Andrew R. Haggerty
    Patrick F. Weber
    Christian A. Wargo
    Daniel K. Thompson
    Patrick A. DeLarosa
    Travis J. Covey

The Foundation strives to offer opportunities for a variety of donor supported programs and activities. We are proud that our educational resources and programs for the chapters and colonies have grown. This is because of our loyal donors supporting the mission and vision.

We hope you will join us in supporting the Foundation’s educational efforts. By donating to the programs and scholarships of the Foundation, you will have the satisfaction of making a positive impact on the future leaders of tomorrow.

– DCEF Board of Directors

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