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Pregnancy Resource Center Of The Poconos

Honoring God by sharing the hope we have in Jesus Christ and by affirming the sanctity of every human life with people in the Pocono area.

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Current Board and Staff


  • Cornelius Spitzer Board - Chair
  • John DeRobertis - Vice-Chair
  • Mike Jarvis - Secretary/Treasurer
  • Jim Hesney
  • Bob Witten
  • Donna Crummell

  • Susan Perez - Center Director
  • Anna Brown - Client Services Director
  • Lori Ditaranto - Development Director
  • Amy Gary - Administrative Assistant

  • Board Members

    Chairman

    Cornelius Spitzer

    Cornelius and his wife Susan live with their four children in Mt. Bethel. Together they attend Mt. Bethel Lutheran Brethren Church. Cornelius is the Chief Financial Officer at Nyack College and also assists local not-for-profit organizations with accounting and tax issues.

    Vice-Chairman

    John DeRobertis

    John lives in Stroudsburg and attends Our Lady of Victory Church in Tannersville. He presently serves as the Grand Knight for the Knights of Columbus for the OLOV chapter.

    Secretary/Teasurer

    Mike Jarvis

    Mike resides in East Strodusburg PA. He attends Calvary Bible Church in East Stroudsburg PA.

    Jim Hesney

    Jim currently resides in Saylorsburg where he attends Mount Eaton Church. Jim strengths are ministering through music, prayer, counseling as a male role model and serving as a Sunday School teacher.

    Bob Witten

    Bob lives in Sciota, PA and attends the Pocono Mountain Bible Fellowship Church. He possesses a Master of Divinity from Biblical Theological Seminary. He actively teaches high school Sunday school students and fills the pulpit at the church when needed.

    Donna Crummell

    Donna Crummell was born and raised in the Bronx and is currently a member of Redeeming Love Christian Center, in East Stroudsburg. Donna is actively involved in church functions such as assisting with praise and worship, prayer and various other volunteer positions.

    Staff Members

    Director

    Susan Perez

    Susan currently lives in E. Stroudsburg and has seven grown children. She has a BA in journalism and previously was the director of Care Net Pregnancy Resources in NJ. She has been an active member of Church of the Covenant Orthodox Presbyterian Church in Hackettstown, NJ for 25 years.

    Development Director

    Lori Ditaranto

    Lori and her husband Nick live in Columbia, NJ. Together they attend Calvary Chapel Church in Tannersville. Lori uses her skills at the center to grow our client and donor bases, plan yearly events, and increase public relations.

    Administrative Assistant

    Amy Gary

    Amy and her husband Mike live with their two daughters in Saylorsburg PA. They worship at Cornerstone Community Church in Kunkletown. Mike and Amy enjoy serving the Lord in various capacities.

    Volunteer Staff

    Our volunteers are the heartbeat of our ministry. The Pregnancy Resource Center of the Poconos has a team of about forty-five volunteers who provide over 2500 hours annually by counseling, performing ultrasounds, assisting with administrative needs, presenting abstenence message in schools and churches, and processing material donations. Many volunteers also give much of their time helping with our annual fundraisers.