Strategic Advisory Board

Our Strategic Advisory Board is a team of leaders and influencers with wide-ranging experience and expertise in ministry, education, business, and organizational leadership. Their ideas and insights are wise council as we grow in our mission, and their extensive networks are rich resources for fundraising, partnerships, and advocacy in the city.

Beth Ann Ferner
Account Supervisor
Haven Media & Marketing

Dr. Vernard Gant
Director of Urban Education
Association of Christian Schools International

David Hardy
Executive Director
Excellent Schools PA

Bob Heerdt
Financial Services

Lee Huang
Senior Vice President & Principal
Econsult Solutions

Frank James
Missio Seminary

Ron Kaiser
Hoffman CFO Consulting

Mike Keim
Univest Bank

Peter Kraybill
Gibbel Kraybill & Hess LLP

Fred Smith
President, Retired
The Gathering

Laurence Tom
Chinese Christian Church and Center

Rev. Dr. Alyn Waller
Senior Pastor
Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church





ONE CHILD AT A TIME — The City School is a Pre-K to Grade 12 Christian school in the heart of Philadelphia. We believe an excellent education should be accessible for families in the city.