Board of Directors

Officers 2020-2021


Michael L. Testa, Jr. LL.M
Testa, Heck, Scrocca & Testa, P.A.
Former Chairman, Vineland Downtown Improvement/Main Street Organization
Former President, Cumberland County Bar Association
Graduate, Villanova School of Law
LL.M Trial Advocacy Degree, Temple University’s Beasley School of Law
Trustee, New Jersey State Bar Association

Vice President

Katie Coltri
Former VRDC Ballet Mistress
Library Media Specialist, Retired Buena Regional School District


Dr. Maud Goodnight


Jill Lombardo Melchiore

Financial Advisor

Linda M. Cavallo, CPA

Legal Counsel

Michael L. Testa, Jr.



Kimberly Chapman

Artistic Director/Resident Choreographer
Former professional dancer, Eliot Feld Ballet
Juilliard Graduate
VRDC Alumni

Maxine Chapman

Founder/Director Emeritus
President of Regional Dance America/Northeast, 17 Years

Cumberland County’s Womens Hall of Fame 2018

Awarded City, State and Congressional Recognition for 40 years of presenting the Nutcracker Ballet in South Jersey

Kathy Farinaccio

Manager of Government Affairs South Jersey Comcast
Former Guild & Board of Directors Secretary


Jill N. Lombardo-Melchiore

Instructor, Cumberland County College
Consultant to nonprofits throughout Greater Philadelphia Region
Fairleigh Dickinson University, MPA (December 2013)
Fairleigh Dickinson University, BA
Leadership New jersey, Class of 2007
Community Foundation New Jersey Neighborhood Leadership Initiative Fellow, 2004
Community Foundation of South Jersey, Trustee
Cumberland Cape Atlantic YMCA Board Member
Cumberland County Human Services Advisory Council, Board Member

Dr. Sonia B. Spencer

Ph.D. Duke University
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
Rowan University
Associate Professor of French and Spanish: 1990 …

Chris Totora

Technical Director, Mandell Theater, Drexel University
MA Arts Administration, Rowan University
Freelance Designer/ Stage Director/ Technician

Chelsea Consalo

VRDC Alumni

Vice President, Consalo Family Farms
Director of Food Safety and Brand Management, The Freshwave Fruit & Produce
Ambassador, North American Blueberry Council
High Point University, B.S.B.A. Entrepreneurship, Finance, 2014

Dr. Maud Goodnight

Acting Executive Dean, Arts & Innovation Center, Title V Project Director,  Cumberland County College,  EdD, Rowan University, MA Hofstra University
Cellist, Bay Atlantic Symphony, Tapestry String Quartet


Kathy Barber
Ginger Chase
Mr. & Mrs. Augustus Consalo
Denise Consalo
Nicole Duane Horan
Mr. & Mrs. Maxim LeFevre
Donna McCormick *
Mary Ann Ricci
Jeff Riddle
Roberta Seran


Dr. Robert Austin
Marie Bayuk, Founder *
Philo Chapman, Jr,
Mr. & Mrs. David Crowell
Edward F. Duffy, Esq.
Joanne Gormley
Lila Motter

*Dancing in Heaven