Pennsylvania Contacts

The Pennsylvania State Office, located in Harrisburg, PA, administers USDA Rural Development programs through nine Area Offices across the state. All offices are open to the public Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.

For all general housing program-related inquiries, contact the Housing Program/Multi-Family Housing Staff at (717) 237-2186 or pagrh@pa.usda.gov
 
For questions about payments, moratorium requests, payoffs, etc. call the Customer Service Center at (800) 414-1226

David Corwin, Housing Program Director (717) 237-2279
Michael Orendo, Appraiser (717) 272-3908, ext. 137
Austin Kranz, Multi-Family Housing Coordinator (717) 237-2180 
Sharon Ryan, Single Family Housing Technician (717) 237-2274
Celina Reed, Single Family Housing Technician (717) 237-2267
Lauren Herman, Single Family Housing Technician (717) 237-2266
Rebecca Watkins, Single Family Housing Technician (717) 237-2271
Elizabeth Bell, Multi-Family Housing Area Specialist, (717) 218-3002 x125
 
Water and Environmental Programs (WEP)
General Program Inquiries

Pennsylvania State Office
Susanne Gantz, Water and Environmental Program Director (717) 237-2281
Barb Lukens, Water and Environmental Program Specialist (717) 237-2294
Amber Albright, Water and Environmental Program Technician (717) 237-2295

WEP Engineering/Environmental Assistance
Judith Tutino, Civil Engineer, Butler Office (724) 482-5294

WEP Program Specialists in Area Offices
Linda Thomas, Area Specialist, Crawford Area Office (814) 547-5941
Maribeth Giannone, Area Specialist, Clinton Area Office (570) 749-3074
Sean McElroy, Area Specialist, Lebanon Area Office (717)376-3499
Todd Colley, Area Specialist, Butler Area Office (724) 482-5290
Mathew McKnight, Area Specialist, Butler Area Office  (724)482-5290
Kimberley Loftus, Area Specialist, Wyoming Area Office (570) 836-5111, x122
 

Business Programs
General Program Inquiries
Pennsylvania State Office
(717) 237-2189

Business Program Specialists
Amanda Hope, Business Program Specialist, State Office (717) 237-2289

REAP 9007 Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Program
REAP 9007 Energy Audit Grant Program:
REAP 9007 Energy Efficiency Grant Program
Rural Business Enterprise Grant Program (RBEG)
Value Added Producer Grant Program (VAPG)

Jeffrey Gatano, State Office,

REAP 9003 Biorefinery Assistance Program
REAP 9004 Repowering Assistance Program
REAP 9005 Advanced Biofuel Payment Program
Rural Business Opportunity Grant Program (RBOG)
Rural Cooperative Development Grant Program (RCDG)
Small Socially Disadvantaged Producer Grant Program (SSDPGP)

Intermediary Relending Program (IRP)
Rural Microentrepreneur Assistance Program (RMAP)
Business and Industry Guaranteed Loans

Community Facilities (CF)
General Program Inquiries

Pennsylvania State Office
Shaun Stehr, Community Facilities Program Director (717) 237-2291
Robin Buonamici, Community Facilities Specialist (717) 237-2285
Susan Sigler, Community Programs Specialist (717) 237-2283
AnaLiza Setters, Community Programs Specialist (717) 237-2272
Joseph Kaczmarczyk, Community Programs Specialist (717) 237-2179
Elizabeth Rodgers, Community Programs Technician (717) 237-2269
 

CF/Housing Program Architectural Assistance

Brian Hagerman, Architect (717) 237-2178

CF Specialists in Area Offices 
Keith Lehman, Area Specialist, Butler Area Office (724) 482-4800, ext. 115
Jeff Stouffer, Area Specialist, Cumberland Area Office (717) 218-3002, ext. 121
Tonya Stutzenburg, Area Specialist, Lehigh Area Office (610) 791-9810, ext. 112
Michelle Musser, Area Specialist, Lycoming Area Office (570) 433-3006, ext. 116
Charles Garnett, Area Specialist, Wyoming Area Office (570) 570-836-5111, ext. 121
Eli Bratich, Community Programs Area Specialist, Butler Area Office (724) 482-4800, ext. 109

Area Offices

Butler Area Office
625 Evans City Road, Suite 101
Butler, PA 16001-8704
(724) 482-4800, ext. 4, (Phone)
(724) 482-9033 (Fax)

Serving Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Greene, Indiana, Washington Counties.
Jim Rhea, Area Specialist (724) 482-4800, ext. 118
Todd Colley, Area Specialist (724) 482-4800, ext. 117
Keith Lehman, Area Specialist (724) 482-4800, ext. 115
Kimberly Wehr, Area Specialist (724) 482-4800, ext. 112
Judy Tutino, Civil Engineer (724) 482-4800, ext. 122
Mathew McKnight, Area Technician (724) 482-4800, ext. 111
Heather Bloom, Area Technician (724) 482-4800
Richard Clouse, Area Technician (724) 482-4800, x120

Clinton Area Office
216 Spring Run Road, Room 103
Mill Hall, PA 17751-9543
Phone: (570) 749-3082
Fax: 855-831-7928

Serving Cameron, Centre, Clearfield, Clinton, Elk, Potter and McKean Counties.
Maribeth Giannone, Area Specialist (570) 749-3074
Nancy Chavka, Area Specialist (570) 749-3073
Anne Boyd, Area Specialist (570) 749-3075
Holly Mantle, Area Specialist (570) 749-3070
Amy Snyder, Area Technician (570) 749-3077
Wanda Wolfe, Area Technician (570) 749-3072

Crawford Area Office
14699 N. Main Street, Extension
Meadville, PA 16335-9441
(814) 336-6155, ext. 4 (Phone)
(814) 337-0294 (Fax)

Serving Clarion, Crawford, Erie, Forest, Jefferson, Lawrence, Mercer, Venango, and Warren Counties.
Barry Miller, Area Specialist (814) 547-5944
Linda Thomas, Area Specialist (814) 547-5941
Michael Richards, Area Specialist (814) 547-5958
Courtney Bailey Area Specialist (814) 547-5938
Susan Hyde Area Specialist (814) 547-5948
Donald Mulson Area Technician (814) 547-5950

Cumberland Area Office
401 E. Louther St., Suite 304
Carlisle, PA 17013-2652
(717) 218-3002

Serving Bedford, Cumberland, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Mifflin, and Perry Counties.
Pamela Sturgeon, Single Family Housing Area Specialist
Ronald Moore, Area Technician
Jeff Stouffer, Area Specialist
Elizabeth Bell, Multi-Family Housing Area Specialist

Lebanon Area Office
2120 Cornwall Road, Suite 7
Lebanon, PA 17042-9790
(717) 272-3908, ext. 6 (Phone)
(717) 273-0357 (Fax)

Serving Adams, Chester, Dauphin, Delaware, Lancaster, Lebanon and York Counties.
Michael Orendo, Appraiser (717) 376-3503
Seda Kleinfelter, Single Family Housing Specialist (717) 376-3512
Cheryl Delk, Area Specialist (717) 376-3502
Rory Piermattei, Area Specialist (717) 376-3500
Sean McElroy , Area Specialist, (717) 376-3499

Lehigh Area Office
2211 Mack Blvd.
Allentown, PA 18103-5623
(484) 795-7616 (Phone)
(855) 742-4168 (Fax)

Serving Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Lehigh, Monroe, Montgomery, Northampton, Philadelphia, Pike, and Schuylkill Counties.
Karen Solt, Area Specialist (484) 795-7616
Tonya St. Clair, Area Specialist (484) 795-7614
Megan Henderson, Area Technician (484) 795-7615

Lycoming Area Office
542 County Farm Rd, Suite 205
Montoursville, PA 17754-9209
(570) 433-3902, ext. 4 (Phone)
(570) 433-3013 (Fax)

Serving Columbia, Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, Sullivan, Tioga and Union Counties.
Tom Wellington, Rural Development Coordinator (570) 433-3006, ext. 114
Judy Bartlett, Area Specialist (570) 433-3006, ext. 121
Michelle Musser, Area Specialist (570) 433-3006, ext. 116
Alyssa Rung, Area Technician (570) 433-3006, ext. 118

Westmoreland Area Office
214 Donohoe Road, Suite A
Greensburg, PA 15601-7552
(724) 261-3903
(724) 837-9762 (Fax)

Serving Blair, Cambria, Fayette, Somerset, and Westmoreland Counties.
General Housing Line (724) 261-3887
Gary Reed Rural Development Coordinator (724) 261-3892
Jill Crowe Area Technician (724) 261-3889
Karen Kuhns Area Specialist (724) 261-3893
Lucinda Dietz Area Specialist (724) 261-3888

Wyoming Area Office
21 Hollowcrest Road
Tunkhannock, PA 18657-6632
(570) 836-5111, ext. 4 (Phone)
(570) 836-4432 (Fax)

Serving Bradford, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Susquehanna, Wayne and Wyoming Counties.
Kim Loftus, Area Specialist (570) 836-5111, ext. 122
Charles Garnett, Area Specialist (570) 836-5111, ext. 121
Sharon Panunti, Area Specialist (570) 836-5111, ext. 117
Amy Wiggans, Area Technician (570) 836-5111, ext. 120
Jason Cali, Area Specialist, (570) 836-5111, ext. 123

State Office
The USDA Rural Development State Office is located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Office hours are 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, EST. If you have a Freedom of Information Act Request, please contact: Dan Shields (717) 237-2286.

USDA Rural Development
Pennsylvania State Office
359 East Park Drive, Suite 4
Harrisburg, PA 17110-2747

Main Telephone Number: (717) 237-2299
Fax Number: (855) 813-2864
TDD/Voice Number: 711
TTY/TDD Only: (717) 237-2261

State Director's Staff

Trudy Moore, Rural Development Coordinator (717) 237-2169
Thomas Wellington, Rural Development Coordinator (570) 433-3006 x114
Gary Reed Rural Development Coordinator (724) 853-5555, ext. 126
Kelly Greene, Special Projects Coordinator/State Environmental Coordinator (717) 237-2176
Melissa Roma, Special Projects Coordinator (717) 237-2293

Dan Shields, Public Affairs Technician, (717) 237-2286
Melissa Kuhns, Legislative Affairs Representative, (717) 237-2268
 
Administrative Staff

Jeremy Wilson, Administrative Program Director (717) 237-2265
Nicole Tennis, Human Resources Specialist (717) 237-2263
David Travis, Contracting Specialist (717) 237-2297
Jessica Trammell, Management & Program Analyst, (717) 237-2153