Board & Staff

PSRFA is overseen by a Board of Directors that is comprised of volunteers from across the Commonwealth, the majority of which must be foster/resource family members. The Board of Directors, comprised primarily of foster, adoptive and kinship families is cognizant of its responsibility to include resource families in all of PSRFA’s activities.

Meet Our Board


Barbara Forshey
Clinton County
Vice President
Phyllis Stevens
Montgomery County
Tracie Yerger
Clinton/Lycoming County
Edith Lawson
Erie County
Marie Frena-Ochaba
Westmoreland County
Sheila E. Johnson
Philadelphia/Montgomery Counties
William Frain
Armstrong County
Nakiba Quarles
Philadelphia County
Cherie Jackson
Westmoreland County
Ronald Williams
Wyoming County
Lorine Angelo Ogurkis, Esq.
Luzerne County
Kimberly Ann Marcyoniak
Wayne County
Tonya Hottenstein
Dauphin County
William Birt
Columbia County


Roberta Daniels
Kathleen Swain
PA Child Welfare Training Center
Garry Krentz
Lancaster County

Interested in becoming a board member on PSRFA’s Board of Directors?

Download the application form and read through it carefully. We are looking for people who will make a valuable contribution to the Board of Directors.


Kathy Ramper, Executive Director

Deborah Kinard, Administrative Assistant