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Commonwealth Prevention Alliance

Our Vision: CPA will continue to be the foremost voice of Prevention in PA. Our Mission: To support prevention professionals in eliminating substance abuse and risk-related behaviors.
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Board of Directors

Note: Our fiscal year is July 1 to June 30


Region 1


Region 2

  • Michele Smith (2016)
  • Mary Paladino (2017)
  • Jude Villano (Alternate)


Region 3


Region 4

State-Wide At-Large Directors




  Honorary Directors 

  • Linda Chicka, 2016 Conference Coordinator
  • Kathrine Muller, Past President, retired 
  • Debra Fye, Past President; Prevention Supervisor with Mercer County Behavioral Health Commission
  • Patty Karn, Past President; Blair County Drug and Alcohol Program, Inc.
  • Mary Beth Wolfe, Past President; PLCB Alcohol Education Specialist
  • Jacqueline Spaid, Past President; CareerLink Supervisor

Note: The CPA Board of Directors is a volunteer board. If you are a CPA member and wish to serve in a leadership role, please consider becoming a board member. Click here for CPA Board of Directors application.