All PA MATC sessions include online course assignments and interactive discussions, plus online presentations by qualified instructors. Professional profiles of the instructors are below. To contact any of the instructors, please send an email to In the subject line, please reference the course title. 


linda burkley, apr
communications Instructor

Linda has a strong background in local government, having developed communication strategies for over ten candidates at local and state levels. In addition, she was the Chief Executive Officer...


daniel connelly
finance Instructor

Mr. Connelly has over 15 years of financial consulting experience at the federal, state, and local government levels. Prior to joining Econsult Solutions as a Senior Advisor...

Josh Hausman, Instructor

Josh Hausman
Labor Relations Instructor

Josh is passionate about representing private and public employers in a wide variety of labor and employment matters, including grievance arbitrations, employee discipline, collective bargaining, and interest arbitrations...

Nancy Hess, Instructor

Nancy Hess
Labor Relations Instructor

Nancy J. Hess has been designing and developing human resource systems for organizations for over 25 years, including city, county and other municipal governments, authorities, state associations and businesses.

Dave Maday, Instructor

Dave Maday
Technology Instructor

Dave Maday is the President and Owner of The Spot Media Group, LLC, where he is dedicated to helping businesses and organizations create brands that are consistent, engaging and relevant.


Timothea kirchner
labor relations Instructor

After a twenty- year leadership role in the Lancaster, Pennsylvania School District and various Boards of Directors, Timothea “Timi” Kirchner was recruited by the County of Lancaster to serve as its Chief Executive Officer...


John Mizerak
Planning Instructor

Mr. Mizerak has worked for 21+ years with local governments in Pennsylvania and around the country providing a wide variety of services related to strategic planning and economic development. 

James Price, Instructor

James Price
TechnologY Instructor

Mr. Price is a policy professional with a demonstrated ability to educate and lead, and a proven commitment to work for the public good.

Greg Primm, Instructor

Greg Primm
Finance Instructor

Mr. Primm is currently the Township Manager of Allegheny Township, Leechburg, Pennsylvania. As the Chief Executive Officer, he manages a $3.3 million operation...

Tony Subbio, Instructor

Tony Subbio
Planning Instructor

Mr. Subbio has 13 years of professional experience in emergency management, with special expertise in emergency planning at the state, region, and county levels.

Dave Sweigert, Instructor

Dave Sweigert
Technology Instructor

David Sweigert currently serves as the Director of Infrastructure Technology of Derry Township School District. Mr. Sweigert has worked in public education for over 23 years. 


Jessica Michael
Labor Relations Instructor

Ms. Michael practices exclusively in the labor and employment field, counseling clients on matters including discrimination and harassment claims, the Family Medical Leave Act and Americans with Disabilities Act...


Brooke Queenan Planning Instructor

Brooke Queenan is a Senior Research Analyst at Econsult Solutions, Inc. At ESI, Brooke is involved in a variety of economic development and public policy projects.

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Kellie Dubay

Kellie DuBay is an environmental scientist and public outreach specialist with over 20 years of professional experience supporting stormwater management programs.


Tiff waskowicz labor relations instructor

Ms. Waskowicz represents both public and private employers in matters relating to labor relations, collective bargaining negotiations, labor arbitrations, personnel and human resources consultation...