Our Board of Directors
The Lancaster Safety Coalition is honored to have on its Board some of Lancaster’s most respected citizens.
Clint Rider, Board Chair, Executive Committee – RKL
Gary Davidson, Board Vice-Chair, Executive Committee – Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health
Jen Lauver, Board Treasurer, Executive Committee – Fulton Bank
Lori Herr, Board Secretary, Executive Committee – Lancaster City Alliance
Heather Adams – Lancaster District Attorney’s Office
Chief Mendez – Lancaster Bureau of Police
Monika Buchanan – Amazon
Dan Desmond – Barley Snyder LLC
Joe Donaldson – Steinman Communications
Paul Fulmer – NAI Commercial Partners, Inc.
Patrick Hopkins – City of Lancaster, Mayoral Designee
Craig Kauffman – PeoplesBank
Tom Koppmann – M&T Bank
Meet our Staff
The people who have helped create and develop this organization all have one trait in common: a strong commitment to the City of Lancaster.
Tim joined LSC as its Executive Director in 2018. He brought with him eight years of experience in community and economic development in his hometown of York, as well as a background in operations and project management. Tim attended college at Loyola University in Baltimore and graduate school at the School of Philosophy at the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. Tim is active on several local committees. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time outdoors with his family and listening to and playing music
Director of Operations
Jessica has been with the LSC since 2009. She is responsible for the daily operations of the office. Jessica handles a little bit of everything from payroll, to IT and office management. Born and raised in Lancaster County she graduated from Hempfield High School in 2002. After which she earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Textile Design from Philadelphia University. In her free time Jessica enjoys reading, working on home improvement projects, and playing video games
Director of Monitoring and Evidence
Dave oversees the use and maintenance of all the LSC’s equipment. He also supervises the activities of monitoring staff. Dave helps compile video evidence for police investigations, attends court proceedings where LSC video evidence is used, and maintains activity logs of all incidents and reviews. He has been with LSC since its creation first as a Board Member then as part of the Monitoring Staff since 2003. He has been involved with the Lancaster Council of Neighborhoods, the Lancaster Crime Commission and is a graduate of Leadership Lancaster. He is a Board Member of the Musser Park Civic Association. Dave enjoys running, biking, skiing and reading in his spare time.
Monitoring and Evidence Analyst
Barok is the first member of staff to be a monitoring and evidence analyst, a position which became necessary when LSC started to process significantly more evidence once the camera system was upgraded to high-definition quad-lens cameras. Barok, alongside Dave, helps compile video evidence for police investigations, performs video reviews and maintains activity logs of all incidents, reviews, and evidence. He joined LSC as a camera system operator right as the pandemic started in 2020. Barok immigrated to Lancaster from Ethiopia in 2018 to be with his family. He graduated from HACC with his Associates degree in Arts in 2022 and is attending Millersville University for his Bachelor’s in Government and Political Affairs. In his free time Barok enjoys exercising and cooking and taking roads trips and touring wineries.