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Our Board and Staff


Samantha Eck, President

Jean Bednarski, President-Elect

Mark Newkirk, Treasurer

      Joseph Franze, Assistant Treasurer     

          Cathryn Ketterman, Secretary             


Bunnie Buckwalter

Jonas Kennedy

James Lee, Sr.

Aaron Marines, Esq.

Cindy Urban



Administrator: Amy Ezard Heth

Amy Ezard Heth

Amy has supported LDHL for more than 25 years and is excited to be a part of the organization! She graduated from Manheim Township High School and Penn State University with a degree in business management. She has a background in retail management, accounts payable, payroll and inventory. Amy is a volunteer with Power Packs Project and Lancaster Farmland Trust. She enjoys performing with Bumbada Women Drummers and Ukulele Uprising. She lives in Lancaster with her husband Thom and their two daughters.

Administrative Assistant: Ashley Hemmelstein

Ashley Hemmelstein

Ashley was a manager of her family’s restaurant in Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey for 10 years before moving to Lancaster in 2015. She lives in Willow Street with her 2-year-old son. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, baking and traveling with her family. Ashley is very excited to be a part of LDHL and hopes to be a part of our organization for many years to come.