2017 Officers & Board of Trustees
John Davidson – President
John Davidson serves as Vice President of the SPBA and is dedicated to the growth and success of Somers Point. In 2011 he joined TD bank in Somers Point where he serves as Branch Manager. Prior to his involvement in the banking industry, John had more than 25 years of experience in retail management, with five of those years managing the Big Lots in Somers Point. In addition to SPBA, John participates as a member of the Somers Point Historical Society. He has served active duty in the Army and considers himself an expert on customer service, leadership and managing under pressure. John currently resides in Linwood with his wife, Patty, and their family.
Donna Albano – Vice President
Stockton University – Associate Professor of Hospitality & Tourism Management Studies. More Bio coming soon!
Jane M. Alvarez – Treasurer
Jane M Alvarez has served on the SPBA Board for several years as Treasurer. She has been in banking for 19 years, with fifteen of those years with Sun National Bank (now Sturdy Savings) working her way up the ladder from Teller to Branch Manager. Jane is a resident of Absecon with her husband Paul.
Lois Hirschman Gregory – Secretary
Lois Hirschman Gregory has a Masters Degree in Instructional Technology and was a teacher in Philadelphia until her retirement from that career. After moving to Somers Point, Lois began assisting her husband, Walter Gregory, with many business tasks at Gregory’s Restaurant & Bar. She has served as secretary of the SPBA for multiple years and also serves as secretary for the Somers Point Arts Commission and is a member of the Somers Point Historical Preservation Commission. She resides in Somers Point with her husband.
Community Relations & Projects
Walt Gregory – Owner, Gregory’s Restaurant & Bar
Greg Sykora – Owner, ERCO Ceiling, Blinds & Floors
Bob McAllister – Owner, Comfort Now by Bob McAllister
Cindy Meli – Regional Administrator, AtlantiCare
Karina Anthony – Associate member
Past President – Michael Bray, Passion Vines Wine & Spirit Company
All Officers and Board Members of SPBA are volunteers. SPBA has no paid employees.