We take pride in the commitment of these fine professionals for they are the heart of our program. We believe that ongoing professional development, as well as acknowledgment of their dedication is vital to their own personal success and that of our program. Without a dedicated group of professionals, we would be unable to deliver the high caliber of services for which Danville Child Development Center is known and respected.

Leadership Team

  • Diana web
    Diana Verbeck
    Executive Director
  • Joanne-Web
    Joanne Blass
    Director, CCIS of Columbia, Montour and Northumberland Counties
  • Steve web
    Steve Bevans
    Business Manager
  • michele web1
    Michele Jenkins
    Director of Education
  • Lori2
    Lori McDonnell
    Enrollment Director
  • Renea web
    Renea Poust
    Early Intervention Coordinator
  • Kayla G web1
    Kayla Gross
    Center Director of Bloom Rd

Board of Directors

  • President

    Jeffrey Emanuel
    Columbia/Montour Chamber Foundation/DCDC Parent

  • Vice President/President Elect


  • Secretary/Treasurer

    Renee Beisswanger
    Danville Head Start

Other Members

  • Dr. Laura Campbell
    Geisinger / DCDC Parent
  • Robert Lunger
    Carriage Manor Builders / DCDC Past Parent
  • Lisa Leighton
    Weis Center for the Performing Arts at Bucknell University/ DCDC Parent
  • David Brokus
    M & T Bank
  • Dodie Mead
    DCDC Parent
  • Brian Paulhamus
    FNB Bank
  • Graeme Woods
    GS Woods Financial Solutions/DCDC Parent
  • Lynn Miller
  • Erin Fitzgerald
    Geisinger/ DCDC Parent/ Immediate Past President