PBPA Overview

Welcome to the website of the Paoli Business & Professional Association.

and your business Community!

The Paoli Business and Professional Association is here to support and promote the local business community in and around Paoli.

Our Mission: "To bring value to Paoli businesses and to promote the safety and beautification of the Paoli community."

Our membership serves a diverse audience of citizens, including community leaders, entrepreneurs, business executives, employees and educators.

On behalf of PBPA, I encourage you to come to one of our events. Better yet, I encourage you to get involved and join our organization! We need your support and look forward to working with you to promote, grow and sustain your business as well as a diverse and healthy business community.

Come join us and help our community to grow and thrive!

Lex Mellon
President, Paoli Business & Professional Association
Sales Associate, Paoli Ford

What Does the PBPA Do?

  • Gives a louder, collective voice to businesses to ensure their needs are heard
  • Plans community events and opportunities for participation and sponsorship
  • Provides representation and feedback regarding task forces focused on:
    • Paoli Transportation Center
    • Township ordinance coordination
    • Evolution to a more walkable town center community
  • Conducts monthly meetings on topics of interest—financial, taxes, township, transportation, etc.—which provide the opportunity to network
  • Supports the Front Porch Trust Scholarship Fund, which awards annual college scholarships to seniors from Great Valley and Conestoga High Schools
  • Supports the maintenance of the VFW War Memorial
  • Sells sponsorships for the street banners that enhance Lancaster Avenue
  • Awards businesses for their part in maintaining the beauty of Paoli

PBPA Officers & Directors

Lex Mellon 610.644.4700 x220 | lex.mellon@paoliford.com
Past President
Andy Wilson 610.212.2204 | andywilson802@aol.com
Vice Presidents
Gina MacDonald 484.502.5452 | daylesford.marketing2@sagelife.com
Kerry Francis 610.692.5670 | klfrancis@francisgroup.com
Beverly Logan 610.416.9395 | blogan@allstate.com
Linda Goldstein 610.644.9262 | lindascleaners@aol.com
Karen Lander 610.408.0885 | draperydesignpa@gmail.com
Mike DiAndrea 610.506.6431 | mike@hardwaretoy.com
Tom Dolan 215.527.2902 | tdolan701@comcast.net
Angela Kearney 610.993.2690 x308 | akearney@erblaw.com
Stan Luongo 610.430.6600 | stan.luongo@luongobellwoar.com
Bill McGahey 610.535.4890 | wmcgahey@wsfsbank.com
Paula Sauer 484.888.8586 | psauer@ymcagbw.com
George Steinmetz 610.644.4700 x203 | george.steinmetz@paoliford.com
Talar Tcholakian 917.558.3353 | talar@tcholakian.com
Directors Emeritus
Brad Zerr 484.565.1270 | ZerrBp@mlhs.org
Ed Auble 610.889.1640 x101 | ed@aublefinancial.com
Dan Green 610.644.8591 | djgreen821@aol.com
Bonnie Haughey 610.644.5100 | bonhaughey@gmail.com
Judy Huey 610.644.3274 | judyhuey@me.com
Dick Streeter 610.644.6675 | revdocrrs@juno.com
Jennifer Yue 610.644.8815 | drjensfriendlydentistry@gmail.com

Partner Organizations

The PBPA has teamed up with similar organizations on the Main Line in a networking alliance. Each year this group sponsors a series of social get-togethers for members to meet and network with others from our partner organizations.

Currently, these organizations include