• Board of Directors

  • Officers

    President / Stacey Lilliston

    First Vice President / Barbara Stafford-Jones

    Second Vice President / Jason Scythes

  • Board Directors

    Keith Baldosaro

    Stephen D. Barse / Solicitor

    Dan Chila

    David Crescenzo

    James Economy

    Kevin Gibala

    Jared Gruccio

    Dolores Hoffman

    Marya Mazzeo

    Erin Mendez

    Peter A. Kaprielyan

    Lilly Kejzman

    Donna M. Perez

    David Brian Scales Jr.

    Steve Testa / Treasurer

    Michael Toscano

    Lisa Vargas

    Erik Young

  • Board Executives:

  •  President | Stacey Lilliston | Lilliston Ford

    Stacey graduated with a Bachelors degree from Villanova University in 1998 and began working for her family business, Lilliston Automotive Group.  They have 3 dealerships:  Ford, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Honda Motorsports in Vineland and Millville.  Stacey started as a Human Resources Manager and worked in many facets of the dealerships.  She is currently the President of the dealerships.

    Stacy has been involved and volunteered for numerous community events in Cumberland County.  She has served as a Board Director of the Greater Vineland Chamber of Commerce for more than 11 years.  She serves on several committees and has been Co-Chair of our Annual Dandelion Dinner for several years.  She is directly involved with the community events that the dealerships sponsor.  Stacey has been happy to work closely on behalf of the dealership with the Susan G. Komen Foundation of Central & South Jersey with the "Driven for the Cure" race to sell 500 vehicles in 60 days with over $100,000 donated.  In 2016, Stacey became a Board Member for the Susan G. Komen Foundation of Central & South Jersey.

  • First Vice President | Barbara Stafford-Jones 

    Barbara owned and operated SERVPRO of Cape May & Cumberland Counties for many years. 

    Prior to SERVPRO, Barbara worked in the insurance industry in South Jersey, and prior to that, the executive search industry in Philadelphia, PA. 

    She holds a B.A. from Trinity College, Dublin, Producers Licenses in Life and Health Insurance, and numerous IICRC certificates in WTR, ASD, Health & Safety, FST, CCT and AMRT.  Barbara holds an Asbestos license in the State of NJ and Pennsylvania and is an ABRA certified crime scene cleanup technician. She also has her OSHA 30 hour.

    Barbara is Treasurer of the American Bio Recovery Association. She heads up the Scholarship Committee for the New Jersey State Buildings & Grounds Association, Atlantic and Cape May Counties Chapter, and is on the Cape May County Chamber of Commerce Women in Business Committee. 

    An avid animal lover, Barbara has volunteered with the Cape May County Animal Shelter since 2006.

  • Second Vice President | Jason Scythes | First National Bank of Absecon

    Jason is a Vice President Commercial Lender at First National Bank of Absecon.  He is the Chairperson of our Green Initiatives Committee.  Jason was selected as our 2017-2018 Board Director of the Year.

  • Board Directors:


    Keith Baldosaro | South Jersey Litho

    Keith had his passion for printing begin in his first lithography class while attending Vineland High School. His extensive experience over the years in the printing industry led him back to Vineland to own and operate a full service digital printing and mailing company. Keith provides high quality, cost effective and fast turnaround printing for the local community businesses. When he is not working on your printing project, he enjoys spending time with his family, especially Sunday dinners and golfing with friends.

  • Stephen D. Barse | Gruccio, Pepper, DeSanto & Ruth, P.A.

    Serves as Solicitor

    Mr. Barse is a 1980 graduate of the University of Delaware with a bachelor’s degree in political science. He received his law degree from Georgetown University Law Center in 1983. Upon graduation, he served as Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Philip A. Gruccio, Assignment Judge, in Atlantic City. He was admitted to practice law in the State of New Jersey in 1984.

    Mr. Barse’s practice is concentrated in the areas of Labor Law, Local Government Law, Business Law, Banking, Estate Planning and Administration. He is solicitor for the Borough of Avalon and serves as labor counsel for various municipalities. He has concentrated in private and public sector labor relations and employment for more than 20 years, representing clients in mediation, arbitration, disciplinary proceedings, unfair practice charges, and related labor and employment matters. He represents clients in commercial and residential real estate transactions and financing transactions. Mr. Barse also provides training to employers regarding work-place issues and conducted investigations of employee claims of harassment and discrimination.

    Mr. Barse is currently a member of the Board of the American Red Cross – Southern Shore Chapter. He has previously served on the Board of Directors for the American Cancer Society – South Jersey Region and the Vineland YMCA


        Dan Chila | Hoffman Exterminating Co. Inc.




    David Crescenzo | Utopia Salon & Spa

    David is the owner of Utopia Salon & Day Spa.  He is very involved in his business and the community.

  • James Economy | Bridor USA

    James is the Director of Human Resources for Bridor USA, a high-end pastry manufacturer.  He has served as a Board Director since 2017.


    Kevin Gibala | TD Bank

    Kevin is a Commercial Relationship Manager for TD Bank. With more than 15 years’ experience in commercial lending, he works closely with business clients by providing them with a broad range of business banking and lending services. Kevin recently ended a 6 year term as the Board President for Habitat for Humanity of Salem County and continues to serve on their financial committee. He also serves as a Board of Trustees for the Memorial Hospital of Salem County. In 2016, Kevin was selected as a 40 under 40 recipient by SNJ Business People. 

  • Jared Gruccio | Gruccio Financial

    Jared is a financial advisor with a mission to build a reputable financial practice and establish a brand that represents strength and honesty.  He is founder of StockSkinny.com, an e-newsletter and website dedicated to educating our community about Financial Literacy.  Jared earned a bachelors degree in Business Administration/Accounting from Wagner College where he excelled as a division-1 baseball player.  Jared can be seen around Vineland usually in a white button dress shirt, dining at one of his favorite local restaurants, or walking his 7 year old boxer, and company mascot, Slugger.


    Dolores Hoffman | Pancoast Funeral Home

    Dolores is a business owner in Vineland. She started her career in banking before becoming part owner of Pancoast Funeral Home in 2001.  She earned an accounting degree and is currently the office manager for the funeral home. At present, Dolores sits on the business and facilities committee at Cumberland Christian School. In her spare time, she’s a freelance writer for South Jersey Mom Magazine and Northeast Woman Magazine.  She is passionate about poetry and sees the role it can play in this profession. “It has the ability to lift your spirits in the darkest of times.”  Dolores considers it a privilege to work in an industry that helps so many people within her community.  


    Marya Mazzeo | Members 1st of NJ Federal Credit Union

    Marya is a marketing and business development specialist working at Members 1st of NJ FCU, where she's been employed for over ten years. She is very thankful to be with this credit union.  In addition to work, Marya enjoys spending time with friends and family. Her family at home consists of her husband and their two dogs, who they consider their children. 



    Erin Mendez | Liberty Point Advisors

    Erin is a Partner and Financial Advisor at Liberty Point Advisors, with over 15 years’ experience.  Erin works closely with clients to provide high-quality, meaningful and goal oriented financial advice and guidance through all stages of life. Built on the motto: Life, Liberty, and Legacy - she helps guide clients through the financial ups and downs of life; allowing clients to further their resources to live the life they seek, give back to their communities and leave a lasting impact for generations to come. When not helping clients, Erin is attending numerous soccer, softball, piano, and dance events with her two young girls and husband.


    Peter A. Kaprielyan | Inspira Health Foundation

    Peter is Senior Vice President and Chief Development Officer for Inspira Health Foundation, responsible for all fundraising activities for Inspira Health.  Inspira Health is a major health system representing four acute care hospitals and more than 6,500 employees serving the healthcare needs of the greater Cumberland, Salem and Gloucester County region.


    Lilly Kejzman | Kejzman Hospitality & Realty

    Lilly is a lifelong resident of the Vineland area. Her years in hospitality, & real estate property management, have given her a wealth of business experience. Lilly also believes in giving back to the community.  She volunteers countless hours and energy to a variety of organizations.  She previously served on the GVCC Board of Directors from 2003-2009.  Currently, Lilly is a Director on the Century Savings Bank Board, and she is an active member of the Board of Cumberland County Educational Foundation where she has served for over 20 years, and was Chairperson from 2009-2011 and 2015-2016.  On any given day, Lilly can be spotted power walking throughout Vineland.


         David Scales, Jr. | State Farm Scales Team


    Steve Testa | Romano, Hearing, Testa & Knorr, CPAs

    Serves as Treasurer

    Steve is a Certified Public Accountant, Registered Municipal Accountant and a Public School Accountant of the State of New Jersey.  He is a Shareholder and Director of Romano, Hearing, Testa & Knorr, CPAs.  Steve has over 38 years' experience in providing accounting, auditing and consulting services for governmental entities, not-for-profit entities and commercial business enterprises.

    Steve is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the New Jersey State Society of CPAs and the Registered Municipal Accountants Association of New Jersey.  He has served on the board of a private regional school, a local YMCA, on the pastoral council and finance committee of a religious organization and as the treasurer of several local non-profit organizations.  He is currently the treasurer of the Greater Vineland Chamber of Commerce and a local non-profit organization and is also an active volunteer with a local community theater group.  He has participated as a lecturer in a series of Not-For-Profit seminars presented by the Neighborhood Leadership Institute and hosted by Cumberland County College for a variety of organizations.

  • Michael Toscano | Mints Insurance

    Michael is the Operations Manager at Mints Insurance Agency for the last 6 years. With 20 years’ experience in Banking and Finance, he brings a fresh perspective and years of valuable insight into Mints, working on their ever-changing marketing and operations strategies.  Mike is an active member in the community, serving on several non-profit committees and coaching multiple sports teams for his 2 sons.  He is a proud alumni of Leadership Cumberland County 2016.

  • Lisa Vargas | First National Bank of Elmer



    Erik Young | First Harvest Credit Union

    Erik has been in the banking industry for 15+ years, with the past 5+ being in the credit union world, and is currently the Regional Sales Leader at First Harvest Credit Union (formerly South Jersey Federal Credit Union).  Having received his BA in History, with a goal to become a High School History teacher, Erik remained in the banking industry because it allowed him to continue educating and helping others from a financial aspect.  Erik is married with 4 children and spends his free time helping to coach little league baseball and continues to play sports to this day.