Council of Trustees Announce Election of Officers

MANSFIELD, PA— The Mansfield University Council of Trustees announced its election of officers at its regular bi-monthly meeting on July 18.

Bobbi J. Kilmer was re-elected chairperson, Steven Crawford was re-elected as vice-chair, and Patrick Henderson was re-elected as secretary. Each will serve a two-year term.

Bobbi J. KilmerKilmer, a 1984 Mansfield graduate, is president and CEO of Claverack Rural Electric Cooperative, which serves a 2,250 square mile area in eight counties (Bradford, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Lycoming, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga and Wyoming) of Pennsylvania. Prior to her appointment as Claverack’s sixth chief executive in 2006, she served as executive vice president and chief operating officer. Kilmer has served on the Council of Trustees since 2013.



Steven Crawford '81Crawford, a 1981 Mansfield graduate, is the managing vice president of S. R. Wojdak & Associates in Harrisburg, PA.  Prior to his current position, he served as former Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell’s chief of staff and secretary for legislative affairs. Crawford has been a member of the Council of Trustees since 2010.




Patrick HendersonHenderson is the director of Regulatory Affairs for the Marcellus Shale Coalition, the largest advocacy organization representing operators and affiliated companies involved in the development of natural gas in the Commonwealth. Prior to this role, Henderson served as deputy chief of staff and energy executive for former Governor Tom Corbett. He has served on the Council of Trustees since 2013.



The re-elected Trustees expressed how privileged they are to continue to serve the Mansfield community.