Board Members

All Cranberry CUP board members are volunteers. There are no paid positions.

ANTHONY BERTOLINO, PRESIDENT (GENERAL INQUIRIES / BENEFICIARIES / GOLF CLASSIC)

Anthony Bertolino is the President of the Cranberry CUP and has been the CUP Golf Classic Coordinator since its inception in 2006. He has lived in Cranberry since 1988 and has served on the Board of Directors for the YMCA, Seneca Valley Jr. Football Association and St. Ferdinand Softball League. Anthony is also a member of the Phase IV band, which plays in venues throughout and at the CUP's Kickoff Party. 

ROBIN SHAFFER, VICE PRESIDENT (GENERAL INQUIRIES / BENEFICIARIES / KICKOFF PARTY)

Robin Shaffer and her husband Rick have resided in Cranberry Township since 1985. They have three children. Robin has been active in several volunteer positions including secretary and president of SVJFAC, SVJFAC cheerleading coach, CTAA softball coach, Dutilh United Methodist youth group leader, and SV Boys Volleyball Booster Club secretary and concession stand manager. Robin joined the Cranberry CUP's Board of Directors in 2010. She is a 34-year secondary English teacher for the Montour School District. Robin's passion for helping people is what drew her to the Cranberry CUP. She is touched by the warmth and support of the Cranberry community rallying together to help those in need. 

ROY RUDOLPH, TREASURER (5K RUN & WALK/BENEFICIARIES)

Roy Rudolph and his wife Elaine moved to Cranberry Township in 2002. They have two children. During the day Roy is a civil/environmental consulting engineer for an international engineering firm. Roy became involved in the CUP when his daughter was interested in hosting a local 5K event. The Cranberry CUP 5K Walk & Run event is now a part of the annual program of events held each August with Roy serving as it coordinator. His role with the CUP expanded thereafter when he became the organization’s treasurer.

STEPHANIE RHOADS, RECORDING SECRETARY

Stephanie Rhoads has lived in the area since 2013 with her husband, Phil, and their two daughters, Sadie and Claire. She became involved in the Cranberry CUP in 2014 when she put a softball team into the tournament’s Open Division sponsored by her orthodontic practice, Rhoads Orthodontic Specialist. She continued to support the CUP through participation in the softball tournament each year, as well as donating free orthodontic treatment to the children of all beneficiary families.  She joined the Board in 2017 because she is passionate about this unique, generous organization, as well as giving back to her incredible community. 

CARLEEN CZOLBA LATESS, DIRECTOR (MARKETING)

Carleen and her husband, Joe have lived in Cranberry Township since 2000.  They have four children; Vincent, Arianna, Anthony and Zane.  In 2003, she became involved with the Cranberry CUP Softball neighborhood division and in 2013, the CUP Golf Tournament and Dinner.  Carleen is currently actively involved in our community as a lector at St. Kilian and in Board roles with the Crystal Spring Homeowner’s Association and VOICe (Victim Outreach Intervention Center).  Giving back to the community and helping to make a difference for others is an important belief and internal passion for Carleen.

DEBBIE CHWATEK, CORRESPONDING SECRETARY (CONCESSIONS / CHRISTMAS FAMILIES)

Debbie and her husband Tony and two children Zach and Madison moved to Cranberry in 1991. She has been involved with the CUP since the first year. There is nothing better than a charity that brings your community together, is run by volunteers, and the money directly help members of your community. 

 GEORGE WERTHEIMER, DIRECTOR (SOFTBALL COORDINATOR)

George and his wife Maureen have lived in Cranberry Township since 2010 along with their two daughters, Paige and Maura. George has helped with the Cranberry Cups kickoff party for many years. He has also been very active in our community as a volunteer coach with CTAA and by running softball tournaments to benefit the "Miracle Fields". He is currently the Vice-President of the Passion Softball Organization where his daughter Paige is a player.

OTHER CONTRIBUTORS

A big thank you to the many community members that volunteer throughout the year. We could not accomplish our work without you. 

Former Board of Directors Members

  • Jason Kratsas 
  • Ashley Heinrichs
  • Tom Hineman
  • Cathy Cortazzo
  • Jason Koliscak
  • Chris Corcoran
  • Sam Mastovich
  • Matt Irvin
  • Sherry Leon
  • Mike Leon
  • Kevin Regan
  • Sheila Mills 
  • Nancy Hans
  • Bryan Gratton
  • Michele Moore
  • Pierre Khoury
  • Bernie Hermann
  • Patti Bertaiux
  • Jill Deitch
  • Darlene Hoyley
  • Pat Gavagan
  • Dawn Abbate
  • Mark Dinapoli
  • Tom Bell

Special Thanks to all our sponsors