(Wyalusing, PA – March 21, 2019) – The Tuscarora Wayne Mutual Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Shelby Napoli to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer.
Tuscarora Wayne Mutual Foundation, formerly known as Lebanon Valley Mutual Insurance Company Foundation, was founded in 1983. The foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) and became a formal entity of Tuscarora Wayne Mutual Group, Inc. in 2011.
Tuscarora Wayne Group of Companies built its reputation on successfully serving the underserved in the insurance industry. The company also takes pride in supporting worthwhile philanthropic initiatives within its footprint. The Tuscarora Wayne Mutual Foundation allows the company to carry on that legacy and make a significant impact in communities across the commonwealth and beyond.
In Pennsylvania alone, 1 in 8 people are at risk for hunger. For children, the need is even greater at 1 in 6. With those facts in mind, Ms. Napoli and the board of directors have developed a strategic vision for the foundation that includes supporting projects centered around providing healthy food to children and families in need.
The foundation board of directors is comprised of community members who consistently prove their deep commitment to giving back. They include Scott T. Burgess, Jay W. Chadwick, Robert J. Griffin, R. Joseph Landy, Steven W. Moore, Shelby W. Napoli, Andrew S. Ripic, III, Anthony J. Ventello, and Randy B. Williams.
Ms. Napoli began her career at Tuscarora Wayne Mutual Group, Inc. as an insurance underwriter. Through her various roles, she has consistently advanced through the organization and demonstrated her strong leadership abilities.
“This company’s roots date back to 1874 with founders who came together to protect and serve their neighbors. With Shelby Napoli at the helm and our motivated board members, Tuscarora Wayne Mutual Foundation is poised to honor their mission for centuries to come,” said Jay Chadwick, Chairman of the Board, Tuscarora Wayne Mutual Group, Inc.
In addition to leading the Tuscarora Wayne Mutual Foundation, Ms. Napoli continues to serve as Chief Corporate Relations Officer, Corporate Secretary, and Treasurer of Tuscarora Wayne Mutual Group, Inc. and Susquehanna Capital Corp.