Berks Connections/Pretrial Services Team Members

Co-Executive Directors

Nikki Schnovel

Management Members

Denise Myer, Finance Manager

Christine Guistwite, Reentry Director
Jason Mensch, R3 Program Director

Jessica Nunez, Reentry Services Director

Vanessa Starr, Development Director

Patty Bell, SHRM-CP, HR Director

Erin BrownDeputy Pretrial Director

Team Members


Kathleen Stone, Employment Development Specialist

Lori Stoudt, Apprenticeship Liaison



Kathy Galtere, Human Resource Assistant 

Elith Moscoso, Receptionist


Saoni Segura Alcantara, Community Outreach Coordinator


Andrew Cochrane, Reentry Coordinator- Treatment Court

Brianna Perez, Pretrial Officer

Genesis Munoz Arias,  Bilingual Pretrial Officer

Ilein Natalia Parra,  Bilingual Pretrial Officer

Reentry Works!

Ashley McGee, Lead Reentry Works Case Manager


Chad Moyer, Lead Reentry Coordinator

Lindsey Aukamp, Reentry Coordinator

Maria Gonzalez Lara, Reentry Coordinator

Amanda Deiser, Reentry Coordinator

Desiree Negron, Reentry Case Manager

Michelle Tomczak, WIP Case Manager

Angela Blum, Reentry Resource Coordinator

Taylor Cipolla, Pardon Project Coordinator


Michelle Little, R3 Case Manager

Thomas Johnson, R3 Cognitive Curriculum Specialist

Josie Basile, R3 Prep Adult Case Manager

Logan Albrecht, R3 Prep Young Adult Case Manager

Casey Schmidt, R3 Prep Young Adult Mentor

Mike Keiser, R3 Job Site Instructor


Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of BCPS represents a broad cross section of the community and provides the organization with a wide variety of skills and expertise. These elected community volunteers donate their time to govern the policies and finances of the organization. The Board provides organizational and fiscal oversight and guidance and works with the professional staff to ensure adherence to and direction of BCPS's mission.

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Brian Pinto, CFRE

Vice President 

Matt Spezialetti, CFA, CFP


Alexia Pursley 


Abhi Amatya

Sharon Mast

Karissa Rodriguez, Esq.

Yamil Sanchez Rivera Ed. D.

Jeannie Savage

Thomas Rentschler, Esq.


Larry Snow

Leonette Stocker

Peter Terranova

Ronald Velez