Community Involvement

Lou and Monica believe that they and their family give back to the community what the community gives them – support and respect. Lou and Monica have served the community in a variety of positions over the years. A sampling of their community involvement is below:

  • Saint Marys Lions Club
  • United Way, Past-President
  • Saint Marys Water Authority Board
  • Kiwanis Club, Past-President
  • Recipient of American Legion Distinguished Service Certificate
  • Saint Marys/Benzinger Township Consolidation Committee
  • Instrumental in starting the original Saint Marys Bavarian Festival
  • Served as local leaders for Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts of America
  • Hyett-Palma Saint Marys Downtown Blueprint Committee
  • Saint Marys Memorial Park’s Creative Playland Committee
  • Elk County Regional Hospital Auxiliary
  • Elk County Fair Board
  • Sacred Heart Parish, Financial Committee
  • Sacred Heart Association of Parents and Educators (SHAPE)
  • Elk County Footlighters

As well, Lou has served Elk County as County Coroner for the past 23 years. In 2009, he held the office of President of the Pennsylvania State Coroners Association working with other counties and coroners across the state to ensure proper procedures and protocols are in place.