Leading us in the right direction

Big Brothers Big Sisters has a compassionate and dedicated group of individuals on our side that are willing to do whatever it takes to help change children’s lives for the better.

Big Brothers Big Sisters Leadership

Executive Director

 

Susan Krause Dunning
Executive Director 
Susan, a former Big Sister, joined as Executive Director in November of 2005. She brings with her 25 years of experience from the corporate world where she spent 13 years in HR Management. Sue’s expertise includes organizational learning and development, training, performance management, health and 401k plans.An education major from West Chester University, Sue holds a BA in HR Management. Sue completed graduate studies in Banking and Finance at University of Delaware and in Human Resource Management from Villanova University. In 2003 Sue attained her Senior Professional Human Resource (SPHR) certification from the Society of Human Resource Management.

 

Board of Directors

Brian Lovett, CPA, JD
President
, Big Brothers Big Sisters Mercer County
Partner, WithumSmith+Brown
New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
American Bar Association

Debbie Runyon
Vice President
, Big Brothers Big Sisters Mercer County
Vice President & Business Development Officer, Customers Bank
Mid-Jersey Chamber of Commerce
Hamilton Township Economic Development Advisory Commission
Former President, Big Brothers Big Sisters/MC
Big Sister

Stephen N. Klein, CPA
Secretary,
Big Brothers Big Sisters Mercer County
Partner, Klatzkin & Company LLP
New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Bruce Gorman, Jr.
Treasurer
, Big Brothers Big Sisters Mercer County
Associate, Blank Rome LLP
Big Brother

Edward L. Benson, Jr.
Health Care Compliance Officer, US Consumer Companies, Johnson and Johnson
Board Member, Johnson & Johnson’s African American Leadership Council
Member, Johnson & Johnson’s Minority Conference Task Force

Mark Cannon
Associate Director, R&D Operations, Johnson and Johnson
Recipient of Global Standards of Leadership Award 2006, 2008, 2010 and 2011
Certified Green Belt in Six Sigma
Big Brother

Cliff Cramer
Director, Program in Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Management, Columbia University
Former Managing Director, J.P. Morgan and Merrill Lynch
and Vice President, Corporate Planning and Development, Merck & Co., Inc.
Former President, Big Brothers Big Sisters/MC
Big Brother

Kimby Heil
Teacher, Foundation Collegiate Academy

Thomas Irwin
GBU Counsel, Solvay Chemicals, Inc.
Former President, Big Brothers Big Sisters/MC

Jesse Kooker, MPH
Head of Global Biometrics, Galderma
Awarded Bronze Star for Meritorious military service
Former Little Brother

Peter Krasnoff
Owner, Krasnoff Capital Management
Founder, Gift a Flight
Former Big Brother

Edward J. McNeill
President, McNeill Group, Inc
Owner, NJ Athletic Club, Lawrenceville, NJ
Founder, University Athletic Management, Rider University
University Athletics Golf Tournament

Richard Oring
President, New Century Financial Group
Former President, Kiwanis Club of Yardley

Michael P. Petrane
Partner, Assurance Services, Ernst & Young
Villanova University Alumni Association

Christopher Pyne
Shareholder-Stark & Stark
Former President, Big Brothers Big Sisters/MC

Amada Sandoval
Director, Princeton University’s Women’s Center

Ester Tanez
President and Founder, ESTIR, Inc. Insurance
Committee Co-Chair, Membership & Convention with Prof. Ins. Agents of NJ
Board member, Professional Insurance Agents of NJ
Committee member, Supreme Court Unauthorized Practice of Law
Coach, Small Business Development Center
Past President, BNI Right Track

Leon Williams
Field Service Supervisor – State Dept of Human Services
ARC Mercer Executive Vice President of CWA Local 1040 Union
Board of Directors, Martin House Community for Justice Foundation
Angel’s Wings volunteer
Junior Trustee Mount Zion AME Church
Big Brother

Contact

BBBS Mercer
535 East Franklin Street
Trenton, NJ 08610
609-656-1000
1-877-336-8828 for clothing donation pickups