Who We Are

Meet Our Development Team

David W. LyonsDavid F. Lyons, CFRE, Vice President for Development. David joined Good Shepherd in May 2007 after nine years at KidsPeace as vice president of charitable giving and national director of major gifts. As vice president, he oversees all fund raising for Good Shepherd, including major and planned giving, direct mail and sponsorships. A certified fund-raising executive and development professional since 1979, he has held key positions with Cancer Care, the American Cancer Society and Felician College. He is a graduate of Kean College of New Jersey with a B.A. in elementary education and lives with his wife, Dr. Pamela Shields in Lower Macungie. You can reach David at 610-776-3557 or email him at dlyons@gsrh.org.



Jeannette EdwardsJeannette Edwards, Senior Planned Giving Officer. Jeannette joins us with ten years of fundraising experience in key development positions at Muhlenberg College, Communities in Schools of the Lehigh Valley, The Trexler Game Preserve and Mayfair Festival of the Arts. Prior to her fundraising career, she served in the local banking community. She is a graduate of Muhlenberg College with a B.A. in business administration & social science and lives with her husband, Guy, and two children in Upper Macungie. You can reach Jeannette at 610-776-3386 or email her at jedwards@gsrh.org.




Carol CarpenterCarol Carpenter, CFRE, Senior Major Gifts Officer. Carol comes to Good Shepherd with a wealth of fund-raising experience in capital campaigns, and in major and planned giving services to nonprofit organizations. She was a senior consultant for Farr Healey Consulting LLC. Prior to that Carol worked for the United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley where she played a key role with donors in the Tocqueville Society and the Women’s Leadership Initiative. She also served as director of corporate relations at Lehigh University. Carol holds a B.S. in mathematics from Moravian College. She and her husband Dale have four grown children and live in Lower Macungie. You can reach Carol at 610-778-1044 or email her at ccarpenter@gsrh.org.



Andrew BlockAndrew Block, MPA, Development Director. Andrew joined Good Shepherd in November 2007 after serving on the staff of Congressman Charlie Dent in several key positions for six and a half years. He is an alumnus of Parkland High School and Penn State and holds a Master’s in Public Administration from Kutztown University. He and his wife, Dr. Christine Block, a family practice physician, live in Upper Macungie and have two children. You can reach Andrew at 610-776-8311 or email him at ablock@gsrh.org.




Dianne SpenglerDianne Spengler, Corporate Foundation Relations Specialist. Dianne joined Good Shepherd in March 2017 with 14 years of non-profit experience. Throughout her career, Dianne held key positions at Sacred Heart Hospital, her most recent being an events specialist for the Foundation Department. She also worked in marketing and public relations for several years. Prior to her development career, Dianne served in the local insurance community. She lives with her family in Upper Macungie. You can reach Dianne at 610-776-3559 or email her at dspengler@gsrh.org.



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