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2016 Board of Directors

Chuck Whitlow

Chuck Whitlow, President Chuck moved to Carroll Valley 21 years ago and has been active in the community for the past 10 years.  He recently stepped down as President of the Fairfield Recreation Association and is ready to apply his time and knowledge to serving his community through the CVCA.  He is happily married to Judi Whitlow. They have 3 grown sons and a six year old grandson. Chuck loves to attend sporting events for his favorite pro and college teams with his children and grandson.


George Fisanich

George Fisanich,  Board Member George retired from the US government, specifically from the Office of Naval Intelligence in 1980.  He and his wife Nancy moved from Beltsville, MD to Carroll Valley and have been active in several borough-related activities.  These include serving two terms on the council and many years on the Parks and Recreation Committee, where he is currently attempting to augment the exercise trail with several “exercise stations.”  George served a term as the CVCA treasurer, and a member of the American Legion Honor Guard. In addition, he is involved in the State of Pennsylvania’s Water Resource Study. He is an avid STEELER fan and is considered a “pretty good” gardener.  He and his wife have several grown children, and seven grandchildren.


 Jeni Jarrell, Vice President,


ronharris Mayor Ron Harris, Board Member  Ron was sworn in as Mayor in January 2010 and is serving his second 4 year term. He is Chairman of the Public Safety Committee, is a member of the Planning Commission, the Finance Committee and the July 4th Planning Group. He is also Chairman of the Fairfield Regional Emergency Management Agency (FREMA).  He has served as President of the CVCA and recently signed up to be a member of the Board again. You can read his column, “From the Desk of Mayor Ron ”.in the Emmitsburg Journal.  Ron is a professional photographer and videographer, and he photographs many of the Carroll Valley  events.


Kathy McCabe

Kathy McCabe, Board Member, Newsletter Editor / Website ‘Mistress’ Kathy is a successful small business owner of over 17 years (, an avid photographer and herbalist, and is happily married to Michael McCabe. Kathy’s passionate about photography, research and herbs.  Together, Kathy and Michael own The Hilltop Group, which specializes in secretarial services, consulting, photography, and arts, and Hilltop House Bed and Breakfast ( In addition she is an Avon Independent Sales Representative.  She is happy to serve on the Board of the Carroll Valley Citizens Association and to give back to the community she now calls home.


Marie Schwartz

Marie Schwartz marie@carrollvalleycitizens.orgMarie has been a member of the Carroll Valley community since 1976. Until 1991, she was only a part time member. After she retired in 1991, she moved from Silver Spring, Maryland and became a full time member. She served on the board of CVCA as secretary for 6 years back in the 1990’s and early 2000, and has participated in planning the July 4th Event since the beginning. She is now widowed, and has 2 grown sons and 3 grown grandsons. She likes to play bridge, knit, paint in watercolor, read and listening to music. Marie spends the winters in Destin, Florida, where the beaches are white sand and the water is emerald green. She is also active in the snowbird community in Florida.


Jale Dalton

Jalé Dalton, Board Member Jale has held many offices  in the CVCA  over the years. She has been very instrumental in serving the community through the association.  She has 2 beautiful grown children and 4 grandchildren, whom she enjoys bringing to the events.


Mary Walter

Mary Walter

 Mary Walter, Treasurer, Mary has been a vital part of Carroll Valley for over 40 years. She was the first ever elected Tax Collector for Carroll Valley and has served on the Elections Board for about 25 years. She’s been involved in the CVCA as an officer and boad member, and was also the Co-Chair of the 10th Anniversary Celebration of Carroll Valley’s founding, as well as being a vital part of numerous activities, organizations and functions for Adams County for much of her adult life.


Lisa Mumpower

Lisa Mumpower

Lisa Mumpower, Board Member,  Lisa has lived in Carroll Valley for almost 20 years with her husband Rodney and 2 children, Caileigh and Tyler. Lisa and Rodney are high school sweethearts and are originally from Petersburg, WV. Carroll Valley/Fairfield reminds them of their hometown. During her spare time, Lisa enjoys scrap booking, hanging out with friends and spending quality time with her family. Lisa works as an Associate Director of Regulatory Operations for a biotech company in Frederick, MD.



 Cheri Wojcik, Secretary,



Committees & Committee Members

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In Memory:


Susan Dalton: We mourn the loss of Susan Dalton, the Carroll Valley Citizens Association’s Treasurer.  She was a vital part of our community and our assoc
iation and she will be greatly missed. (Obituary, Gettysburg Times, Washington Post, Monahan Funeral Home)