Board of Directors

2014 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 

Rosemary Leyland
Chair

Rosemary Leyland has had a distinguished career at the American Red Cross Blood Services in developing and managing all facets of biomedical services growth in blood donor recruitment and volunteer development in the Penn-Jersey Region. Ms. Leyland was recognized by peers and management for contributor excellence, and has received career advancement opportunities throughout her 41 year career with the American Red Cross.


Alma R. Jacobs
Secretary  

Alma Jacobs served as Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Aging, where she oversaw the administration of numerous federal and state aging programs provided through the state’s 51 area agencies on aging. She served as Chair of the PA Commission for Women and as member of the Mayor’s Commission for Women in Philadelphia. Currently, she is a member of the Montgomery County Council on Aging and Adult Services.


Manuel M. Lee, M.D.
Treasurer

Manuel Lee is Emeritus Attending at the Capital Health System in New Jersey. He was Chairman of the Anesthesiology Department at Mercer Medical Center and Capital Health System, and Assistant Director of Operating Room at Albert Einstein College of Medicine NY. Dr. Lee is a member of the Korean Heritage Group, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philip Jasohn Foundation (President, Chairman), and Korean American Medical Association of North America (President 1995).


David A. Miller, Jr.
Member 

David A. Miller is Senior Director of Development and Alumni Relations, Institutional Advancement, Temple University, Office of the Dean, College of Health Professions and Social Work.  He has created an innovative development fund that supports research in the school and has raised more than $2.5 million.  He has a Masters of Arts from Villanova University in counseling and has completed several professional development programs in fundraising.


Kathleen M. Shank
Member

Kathleen Shank is President of the Montgomery County Chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW). Ms. Shank was a member of the Board of Directors of the National Women’s Party in Washington D.C., Chairperson and Commission Member of the Montgomery County Commission on Women and Families, as well as Vice President and Board of Trustee of the Alice Paul Institute. She has a Master’s degree in Education from Butler University and Masters in Divinity from the Princeton Theological Seminary.


Linda E. Watson-Patterson 
Member

Linda Watson-Patterson is a Senior Engineer in Facilities Management at Merck & Co., Inc. in West Point, PA. She has held various positions in Facilities Engineering, Maintenance & Repair, and Facilities Management where she has managed multi-million dollar projects. She received her BS and MS degrees from Drexel University.


 Eukyung (Eulie) Lee
Member

Eukyung Lee is the former Choir Director of South Main Street Church, and a chairperson for the Greater Philadelphia Northern Province Association. She was also on the board of directors for the Korean School of Trenton. She is currently the Director of Planning for the Korean School of Southern New Jersey. Ms. Lee received a BA in Music from Chung-Ang University in South Korea.


Pearl Lee
Member 

Pearl Lee serves as the Vice President/Investments in Philadelphia at Janney Montgomery Scott LLC. She has been in the financial services industry for over 27 years which includes a 19 year tenure at Morgan Stanley. She has completed the Wharton School of Business Retirement Income Planning Certification Program and has been recognized as a Five Star Wealth Manager by Philadelphia Magazine. Ms. Lee is a member of the Board of Directors of the Asian American Women's Coalition, a multi-cultural group dedicated to the concerns of all Asian American Women.

 

 

Latest News

PASSi is Hiring!

Penn Asian Senior Services is currently accepting applications for the following position for the Navigator program:

Program Director

Please see our "Employment Opportunites" page under the Careers tab for more information on these positions.

 

HHA Class Information

PASSi is now accepting applications for our Home Health Aide classes. The classes will be taught in various languages including English, Korean, Chinese, Khmer/Cambodian, and Gujarati.  This two-week program offers 80 hours of instruction. Please call 215-572-1234 for more information. 

 

Nurse Aide Class Information 

Competitive Tuition Rates

Seven Week Program

(120 hours of training)
Classes held in English
Classes are Evenings:  

5:00pm – 9:30pm
Weekend Clinical:  

7:30am – 2:30pm

The next NA class will be held in October 2014. Enrollment is currently open for this class. Sign up today!

For more information or to make an appointment call Jenny Bedin at 215-572-1234 ext. 10.

 

Korean, Chinese, and Vietnamese Home Healthcare Aides Needed!

Penn Asian Senior Services is currently hiring Home Health Aides.

  • Qualifications: HHA certificate preferred. Training will be provided to applicants who do not have prior HHA experience
  • Qualified applicants can start work immediately.

 We offer fringe benefits, including paid vacation, health insurance, 401K retirement plan, as well as comparable salary based on experience and capability.

Call 215-572-1234 for more information.

 

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