Delaware Valley Chapter Board

2023-2024 Board Members


Daniel L. D'Aquila, PE
Sr. Director, Mfg Operations
Laura-Ann Shaa Ling Chin, BSc, MSc, PE
Director, Life Sciences
Barry-Wehmiller Design Group
Executive Vice President
Jonathan Becker
Vice President / Sr. Project Manager
RPA Engineering
Dennis M. Gross, MS, PhD
Pennsylvania Drug Discovery Institute
Brendan A. Bradley
Program Director
Skan US
Past President

Committee Chairs

Brian D. Snyder, BS Chem Eng
Senior Process Engineer
PM Group
Vice President, Programs
Holly S. Brunbeck
Chief of Staff To the Chief Patient Supply Officer
Spark Therapeutics, Inc.
Vice President, Education
Tieg Murray Rustam
Senior Marketing Director, S+T Advisory Council
Skanska USA Building Inc
Vice President, Marketing & Communications (MAC)
Ellen S. Venezia
Director, Business Development East Coast
Genesis AEC
Vice President, Membership
Andrew Kraemer
Account Manager
Vice President, Emerging Leaders
Leta Sledge
Director, Client Services
Vice President, Women in Pharma (WIP)
Vert. Life Sciences Industry Consultant, End User/EPCs Vice President, Student Affairs
Alfredo Padilla
Operations Manager - PA / NJ
Trinity Consultants - Advent Engineering Life Science Solutions
Vice President, Symposium & Exhibition
Dirk Sweigart, BSME, BSCS, MBA
MES Solutions Director
Applied Control Engineering Inc
Vice President, GAMP COP


Michelle Batz
Merck & Co Inc
Sandra Francesca Bones, CPSM
Director, Marketing & Communications, Associate
IPS-Integrated Project Services, LLC
Michael Peter DeBellis, BSME
Lead Process Mechanical Engineer
Jacobs Engineering
Peggy Del Fabbro
M. Davis & Sons, Inc.
Michael Faia
Head of R&D Portfolio Management
Harmony Biosciences
Sawyer A. Romich
Project Manager
Hargrove Life Sciences
Greg Sabatino
Senior Director, Biologics Process Development
Eisai Inc

Past Presidents Advisory Council

The Past Presidents Advisory Council (PPAC) is a newly formed (2019) rotating advisory group comprised of the five most recent past presidents. They serve as a source of chapter history and continuity for larger chapter initiatives. The group will support the chapter by taking on initiatives assigned by the President that affect beyond the immediate year or immediate chapter (i.e., revising chapter bylaws orĀ assisting in coordination with ISPE International for the annual meeting in Philadelphia). The PPAC is chaired by the immediate past president and is the point of contact between the board and PPAC. The members of the advisory council change annually as the board changes. Members of the council include:

For contact information, please refer to theĀ ISPE Member Directory.