Newsmakers: H.F. Lenz Co., Mowery and McConkey Insurance & Benefits

CPBJ Staff//September 16, 2022

Newsmakers: H.F. Lenz Co., Mowery and McConkey Insurance & Benefits

CPBJ Staff//September 16, 2022

Dakota Wolf, Josh Zelnis, Ronald W. Fresch, David Musser, Andrew Pilcicki and Tammy Spear

Architecture and engineering

Aaron Tompkins

Johnstown-based H.F. Lenz Co., which has an office in Manheim Township, named Aaron J. Tompkins commissioning group supervisor. He has provided commissioning services, retro-commissioning services, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Fundamental Commissioning and LEED-Commercial Interiors Fundamental and Enhanced Commissioning services for corporate, educational, health care and government facilities in the United States. Ronald W. Fresch was named field group supervisor. He has monitored and observed construction workmanship, materials and equipment; enforced applicable codes during construction; attended construction and coordination meetings; and reviewed vendor and contractor shop drawings.



Silver Spring Township-based Mowery named David Musser project manager in the special projects group. He will administer and manage smaller projects, oversee field employees and handle material orders and budgets.


Jacob Coover

Springettsbury Township-based McConkey Insurance & Benefits named Jacob Coover employee benefits consultant. He will manage relationships and the renewal process. Nicole Houck was named administrative coordinator. She will cover the reception desk, process mail and plan and coordinate companywide events. Dakota Wolf was named human resources coordinator. She is a licensed notary and will assist with human resources tasks. Katherine DeWald was named client service associate. She will learn how to resolve employee and employer benefit and claims issues and manage carrier relations. Josh Zelnis and Andrew Pilcicki were named business insurance executives. Tammy Spear and Emily Warner were named client service managers. Spear is licensed in property and casualty and life and health insurance. Warner is licensed in property and casualty insurance.


Pittsburgh-based Eckert Seamans named Bryce R. Beard an associate in the Harrisburg office. He will work in the energy, utilities and telecommunications practice groups. He will focus on administrative litigation predominately before the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission and represent pipeline, electric and natural gas distribution, electric and natural gas suppliers, water and wastewater, and transportation companies.


Junior League of Lancaster named Susan Bowser president. She is a social media and video production consultant with Susan T Bowser Media LLC. Hannah Funk was named president-elect, Brittany Winnick treasurer, Jess Rodriguez recording secretary, Laura McGarry parliamentarian, Elizabeth Reidenbach communications vice president, Carrie McCullough community impact vice president, Melissa Frill-Esterly fund development vice president, Kelly Gehman membership development vice president, Sarah Lesser nominating vice president, Karen Chesters placement vice president and Katie Keister sustainer board chair.

Self Storage

Manchester Township-based Investment Real Estate LLC named Amber Miller construction and facilities coordinator. She will be responsible for working with the online construction software, updating budgets and managing invoices. Glen Williams was named project manager. He will help determine project specifications, plan construction operations and schedule phases to meet deadlines.


-Compiled by Amy DiNunzio