Arnold Mann has been a councilman since January 1992. He currently serves on the Finance Committee and as chairman of the Streets and Roads Committee. He is a member of the Planning Commission, the Collegeville-Trappe Sewer Authority and serves as joint-chair of the Collegeville-Trappe Public Works Committee. Previously he has served as Council President and on the Personnel, Business Liaison, and special committees to negotiate Police and Public Works contracts. He has been involved for many years with PA DOT in the resolution of Rt. 29 and Main Street/Perkiomen Bridge traffic problems.
Mr. Mann is a U. S. Navy veteran. He is a graduate of Drexel University and is retired after a 33-year career in manufacturing management.
Arnold is an active member of Trinity Reformed United Church of Christ. During his tenure on church council he served as President and Building Committee Chairman. Arnold and his wife Marty organized a youth group at Trinity and served as youth ministers for seven years.
Arnold and Marty have been Collegeville residents since November 1968. They raised four children and currently have ten grandchildren In addition to visits with the grandchildren, they enjoy traveling, gardening, bowling, and hosting an annual family picnic each summer.
Cathy has over 40 years’ experience in communications and PR, and has held executive level and management positions both in the U.S. and internationally with four pharmaceutical companies: AstraZeneca, Astra/Astra Merck, Merck, and CIBA-Geigy (now Novartis). Since 2007, Cathy has headed up her own pharmaceutical PR agency, Kernen Communications LLC.
Cathy is a 20-year Collegeville Borough resident. She previously served two terms as a Councilwoman in 2004-2005 and 1998-2000, and is a past member of the Central Perkiomen Valley Regional Planning Commission. She is President of the non-profit Collegeville Economic Development Corporation which works to promote local businesses and sponsors numerous Collegeville family-friendly events, including the Community Memorial Day Parade, Collegeville’s Colossal Yard Sale, the Holiday House Tour, Rubber Ducky Regatta, The Farmer & the Chef Food Tastings Dinner and summer Movies in the Park. Cathy also started and oversees Collegeville’s Farmers’ Market, which is now in its fourth year and features over 25 local farmers and vendors selling every Saturday morning from May through November in the DaVinci Pub parking lot.
Geoff has been involved in municipal government for since 1993. Prior to becoming the Collegeville Borough Manager, Geoff served as manager of Hatfield Borough for 5 years, Assistant Manager for the City of Garden City, Michigan for 4 years, and Assistant Public Works Director for the City of Clemson, South Carolina for 2 years.
Hugh Braun - Council Vice President
Hugh Braun began serving his first term on Council in 2012. He will be serving on the open space, and streets, roads and lighting committees.
Mr. Braun holds a B. S. Degree in education from West Chester University. He also holds a M.S. Degree in Curriculum and Supervision and a Principal K-12 certificate from Penn State University. Mr. Braun currently works as a Program Director and Summer Coordinator at the Vanguard School in Paoli, PA.
Mr. Braun was born and raised in Montgomery County and has served the community as a State Constable. He is a current member of the Fraternal Order of Constables. Mr. Braun is an avid sports fan and enjoys golf, curling and coaching his daughter's softball team.
Kathy Shillenn comes to the Borough of Collegeville from Lower Providence Township where she worked as an Administrative Assistant for the Public Works Department. Prior to that, Kathy lived in the Central Texas area for 15 years where she worked for the local school district.
Linda handles all the accounting and finances for the borough. Her accounting degree is from Temple University.
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Louise-Marie Tulio has been a councilwoman since September 2002 and is in her first term. She currently serves on the Personnel and Public Safety committees.
Ms. Tulio is a graduate of St. Bonaventure University with a B.A. in communications (91) and is employed by Pope John Paul Catholic High School.
Ms. Tulio has been a resident of Collegeville for 27 years and resides in the Locust Green neighborhood. She is a member of St. Eleanor parish where she is actively involved with the youth group, altar servers and is an Eucharistic Minister. She is also a member of the St. Bonaventure University Alumni Association recruiting perspective students and Bona Athletic Fund supporter of the SBU baseball team. Ms. Tulio enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, theater and sporting events.
Rod has been a member of Borough Council 2010. Rod serves on the Budget & Finance and Streets Committees. Rod previously served on the Borough Planning Commission.
Rowan's term began in January of 2006. Rowan holds a B.A. in Philosophy from Colby College, a J.D. from Boston College School of Law and an L.L.M. from the Beasley School of Law at Temple University. Rowan works for Keenan, Ciccitto & Associates on Main Street in Collegeville. Rowan was admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania in 2004 and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania in 2005. He is a member of the Montgomery County Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association and American Bar Association.
Rowan is an active member of the Collegeville Fire Company No. 1 and is also the financial secretary for the organization. Mr. Keenan grew up in Collegeville and plans on staying in his hometown.