PA Mountains

  • red cross volunteer consoles tornado victim near johnstown

Welcome to the American Red Cross of the PA Mountains

The American Red Cross of PA Mountains, which is part of the 28-county American Red Cross of Western Pennsylvania, serves more than 560,000 people in Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Clearfield, Huntingdon, Jefferson and Somerset counties.


Major Gifts Officer Taryn Sietsema

Ken Geary, Executive Director

Ken Geary of Johnstown is the Executive Director of the American Red Cross serving Cambria, Somerset, Jefferson, Clearfield, Blair, Bedford and Huntingdon counties. Mr. Geary, a long-time employee of the Red Cross in Johnstown, is responsible for overseeing service delivery, external relations, fundraising, and Board development.

Mr. Geary has served in various positions with the Red Cross in Johnstown since 2000, including four years as Program Specialist, eight years as Director of Health Services and Fund Development, and two years as Director of Health Services. Prior to that, Mr. Geary was employed by EverClear Valley, Inc. and the Florence Mining Company. He received a degree in accounting and business management from St. Francis University in Loretto, Pa., and Westmoreland Community College in Latrobe, Pa.

Board of Directors

Altoona Board of Directors
Jennifer Sell, Chair
Julie Patosky, Vice-Chair
Christopher Barno
Harry Felty
Jason Imler
Jen Judd
Astride McLanahan
Rudy Plummer
Stephanie Schroth
Carole Steiner
Lisa Sukenik
Bonnie Williams
Michelle Wysong

DuBois Board of Directors
Marianne Konior, Chair
Paula DuBois
Brooke Feasel
Carl Lias
MariAnne Madalis
Drew Nedzinski

Johnstown Board of Directors
Kerri Mueller, Chair
John Cunningham, Vice-Chair
Sharon Paterson, Secretary
Mike Barletta
Tammy Bernstein
Paul Bomboy
Jeffry Cramer
Ryan Gindlesperger
Tara Harrington
Tina Honkus
Dave Hudak
Chad Korensoki
Devon Malloy
Tessa Minnick
Debra Orner
John Polacek
Joe Ponchione
Kathy Samples
Angela Seidel
Greg Sutmiller
Bob Vamos
Alex Wess
Gina Wian
Ben Weaver