Our Leadership

Meet the Board of Directors of Quarryville

Board of Directors

Bruce G. Peters

Chairman of the Board

Mr. Peters is retired from ICI Americas, Inc. where he served as the VP of Finance and CFO. He is a graduate of the University of Delaware and is a Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Peters has been a board member since 1994 and has served as Vice Chairman since 2004 and as Chairman sin…

Mr. Peters is retired from ICI Americas, Inc. where he served as the VP of Finance and CFO. He is a graduate of the University of Delaware and is a Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Peters has been a board member since 1994 and has served as Vice Chairman since 2004 and as Chairman since 2008. He currently resides in Quarryville, PA with his wife, Mary Kay. They have two grown children and six grandchildren.

Guy L. Richardson

Vice-Chairman of the Board

Dr. Richardson is the current President of Reformed Theological Seminary at the Jackson, Mississippi Campus. Prior to this appointment he was the interim pastor at Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Newark, DE, Assistant Pastor at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Montgomery, AL, and Ass…

Dr. Richardson is the current President of Reformed Theological Seminary at the Jackson, Mississippi Campus. Prior to this appointment he was the interim pastor at Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Newark, DE, Assistant Pastor at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Montgomery, AL, and Assistant Pastor at First Presbyterian Church in Augusta, GA. Dr. Richardson is a licensed counselor. He is a graduate of Reformed Theological Seminary, Georgia State University, and Auburn University where he received his Doctorate in Education. Dr. Richardson has been a board member since 2005. He and his wife have two grown daughters.

Charles R. Hartzell

Board Secretary

Dr. Hartzell was the Director of the Nemours Research Programs for the Nemours Foundation of Jacksonville, FL. Concurrently he was the Head of the Neuromuscular Research Laboratories at the Nemours/A. I. DuPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, DE, where he had also served as Direc…

Dr. Hartzell was the Director of the Nemours Research Programs for the Nemours Foundation of Jacksonville, FL. Concurrently he was the Head of the Neuromuscular Research Laboratories at the Nemours/A. I. DuPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, DE, where he had also served as Director of Research. He is a graduate of Geneva Collage and Indiana University where he received his PhD in Biochemistry. He has published more than 90 refereed papers. Following retirement, he recently earned a Master of Divinity from Union Presbyterian Seminary. In his spare time, he has served his church as an elder and Sunday school teacher and coordinator. He has also served on a number of boards of other healthcare related entities. He and his wife, Peg, have two children and four grandchildren and make their home in Delaware and the Poconos in Pennsylvania. Dr. Hartzell has been a board member since 2011.

Robert B. Hayward, Jr.

President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Hayward is the President and CEO of Quarryville Presbyterian Retirement Community. A graduate of Lafayette College, Mr. Hayward began his career in banking focusing primarily on credit, financial transactions, corporate lending, mergers and acquisitions. He also founded Hayward an…

Mr. Hayward is the President and CEO of Quarryville Presbyterian Retirement Community. A graduate of Lafayette College, Mr. Hayward began his career in banking focusing primarily on credit, financial transactions, corporate lending, mergers and acquisitions. He also founded Hayward and Associates, a company formed to assist small to mid-size businesses with CFO support. He has been a board member since 1993 and President since 2004. Since becoming President, Mr. Hayward has received his Certification for Aging Services Professionals (CASP). He is a ruling elder at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Lancaster, PA. Mr. Hayward enjoys golf, tennis, squash, and Adirondack boating and hiking with his wife, Barbara, and their five children.

Bruce R. Fiol

Ordained Minister, retired

Born in Mussoorie, India to missionary parents, Rev. Fiol is an ordained minister and is the retired Senior Pastor of the Marco Presbyterian Church (PCA), Marco Island, FL. After attending Wheaton and Covenant Colleges, he earned his Master of Divinity Degree at Covenant Theological S…

Born in Mussoorie, India to missionary parents, Rev. Fiol is an ordained minister and is the retired Senior Pastor of the Marco Presbyterian Church (PCA), Marco Island, FL. After attending Wheaton and Covenant Colleges, he earned his Master of Divinity Degree at Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri. From 1966 to 1983, he and his wife, Judith, served as missionaries in India where he taught at the Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Dehra Dun. Both enjoy traveling and have also served as “pastoral associates” for Mission to the World in Columbia, South America and Mexico each for five years. They especially enjoy attending and being spiritually invigorated at the Ligonier National Conference in Orlando, FL each winter. He and his wife have raised four children and have 15 grandchildren. They hope to invest in this next generation of covenant children during their retirement years. Mr. Fiol has been a board member since 1997.

Mark E. Van Gilst

Ordained Minister, Retired

Pastor Mark Van Gilst is an ordained PCA minister of the Gospel and is the founding and current pastor at Cornerstone Presbyterian Church in Kemblesville, PA. Prior to this appointment, he was Associate Pastor at the Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Newark, DE and headmaster at the …

Pastor Mark Van Gilst is an ordained PCA minister of the Gospel and is the founding and current pastor at Cornerstone Presbyterian Church in Kemblesville, PA. Prior to this appointment, he was Associate Pastor at the Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Newark, DE and headmaster at the Wilmington Christian School in Hockessin, DE. He is a graduate of Calvin College in Grand Rapids, MI and has a master’s degree from Illinois State University. Mark and his wife, Lola, have four children and nine grandchildren. Pastor Van Gilst has been a board member since 2004.

Thomas M. Harr

Senior Pastor

Rev. Harr is currently Senior Pastor of Calvary Presbyterian Church in Allenwood, New Jersey. Following graduation from the University of Delaware with a BS in Finance, he began his career at Sunoco, Inc. in Philadelphia, PA where he worked for 14 years, most recently serving as the m…

Rev. Harr is currently Senior Pastor of Calvary Presbyterian Church in Allenwood, New Jersey. Following graduation from the University of Delaware with a BS in Finance, he began his career at Sunoco, Inc. in Philadelphia, PA where he worked for 14 years, most recently serving as the manager of Financial Planning and Performance Analysis. He has a master’s degree from Reformed Theological Seminary and was ordained and installed in July 2012 as Associate Pastor of Faith Presbyterian Church in Wilmington, Delaware. Tom served at Faith until October 2018 when he moved to his current role. He and his wife, Stacey, reside in Wall Township, New Jersey along with their five children. He has been a board member since October 2012.

David A. Schempp

Business Executive, retired

Mr. Schempp has been serving as Director of Strategic Initiatives for ICL AMERICA, Limited, since 2014. Prior to this appointment, he was Vice President of Sales and Marketing for HBD/Thermoid, Inc. and Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Fenner Dunlop Lightweight Conveyor Belti…

Mr. Schempp has been serving as Director of Strategic Initiatives for ICL AMERICA, Limited, since 2014. Prior to this appointment, he was Vice President of Sales and Marketing for HBD/Thermoid, Inc. and Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Fenner Dunlop Lightweight Conveyor Belting. Prior to this, he worked for Chemprene, Inc., for 28 years, serving as Vice President of Sales and Marketing and in an ownership capacity.

 

He is a graduate of Clarkson University and the Columbia University Graduate School of Business. He is married to Mimi and they reside in Charlotte, North Carolina, with their beloved Cairn Terrier, MacDougall. Mr. Schempp’s interests are photography, aviation, motorsports and history. Mr. Schempp and his wife, Mimi, are members of Sovereign Grace Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Charlotte, North Carolina. He has been a board member since June 2014 and is currently a member of the Audit and Finance Committee.

Jonathan A. Sneller

Physician

Dr. Sneller is a family physician currently practicing with Crossroads Family Medical Center in Ephrata, PA. In addition to his private practice, he is the Medical Director for the Ephrata School District. Dr. Sneller is a graduate of Covenant College and Kirksville College of Osteopa…

Dr. Sneller is a family physician currently practicing with Crossroads Family Medical Center in Ephrata, PA. In addition to his private practice, he is the Medical Director for the Ephrata School District. Dr. Sneller is a graduate of Covenant College and Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is a ruling elder at Harvest Presbyterian Church and currently serves as the Sunday School Superintendent. He and his wife make their home in Lancaster, PA. Dr. Sneller has been a board member since 2011.

Dr. Guy Webster

Physician

Dr. Webster is currently President of Webster Dermatology in Hockessin, DE and Clinical Professor of Dermatology at Jefferson Medical College. Prior to this, he was Vice Chairman of the Department of Dermatology and a professor at Jefferson Medical College. He received his BA, PhD and…

Dr. Webster is currently President of Webster Dermatology in Hockessin, DE and Clinical Professor of Dermatology at Jefferson Medical College. Prior to this, he was Vice Chairman of the Department of Dermatology and a professor at Jefferson Medical College. He received his BA, PhD and MD degrees from the University of PA and is a current member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the Society for Investigative Dermatology and the American Dermatologic Association. He and his wife, Cynthia, reside in Landenberg, PA. He has been a board member since October 2012.

Eric P. Youngdale

Director of Outreach - Good News Church (PCA)

Mr. Youngdale is currently Director of Outreach at Good News Church (PCA) in Hockessin, Delaware. A graduate of The University of Wisconsin with a BS in Chemical Engineering, and of Drexel University with an MBA in Marketing, he has had a variety of roles in manufacturing, sales, prod…

Mr. Youngdale is currently Director of Outreach at Good News Church (PCA) in Hockessin, Delaware. A graduate of The University of Wisconsin with a BS in Chemical Engineering, and of Drexel University with an MBA in Marketing, he has had a variety of roles in manufacturing, sales, product management and global marketing.

 

Mr. Youngdale has served as ruling elder at Good News Church (PCA) (formerly Berea Presbyterian Church) for over seven years. A native of Wisconsin, Mr.Youngdale resides in Newark, Delaware with his wife Carol, and they have two grown children.

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