The Association is managed by a Board of Directors who approve all statewide activity including legislation. MBDA thanks our officers and directors for their commitment. They are not paid employees, but give generously of their time to benefit all industry members. We appreciate all that you do. 


At their October 22, 2023 meeting, MBDA directors unanimously elected a slate of officers to serve for our current fiscal year, July 1, 2023, to June 30, 2024.  Their contact information can be found on-line at   

President: Frank Pistella, Pistella Beer Dist., Pittsburgh

1st Vice President: Chris Miller, Wilkinsburg Bev., Pittsburgh

2nd Vice President: Tim Zettlemoyer, Lionville Bev., Exton

3rd Vice President: Nick Wendowski, Stone’s Beer Co., Philadelphia

Secretary: Michelle Dangelo Arnoni, Brentwood Dist., West Mifflin

Treasurer: Bill Bucher, Keller’s Beer, Selinsgrove


At their October 22nd meeting, MBDA policy board representatives elected the following district vice presidents and directors to serve for the current fiscal year.  Their contact information can be found on-line at   

District #1 – Philadelphia County: 

Vice President:  Nick Wendowski, Stone’s Beer Co., Philadelphia 

Director:  Frank Palladinetti, Bell Bev., Philadelphia

District #2 – Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Susquehanna, Wayne & Wyoming Counties:

Vice President:  Ron Sherwood, Susquehanna Bev., Hallstead

Director: Jeff Schmidt, Party Bev., Conyngham

Director & Past President:  David Shipula, Hanover Twp.

District #3 – Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon & York Counties:

Vice President:  Jim Yaple, Westy Beer Dist., Camp Hill

Director:  Rick Calla, Rise Street Bev., Halifax

Director:  Brandon Dintiman, Breski Bev. Dists., Harrisburg

Director:  Neal Fulkerson, Root Beer Dist., Mount Joy

Director:  Brian Musser, 7 Cuz Beer Store, Lebanon

Director:  Crystal Poulin, Route 15 Bev. Express, Dillsburg

District #4 – Allegheny, Beaver, Fayette, Greene, Washington & Westmoreland Counties

Vice President:  Steve Kleon, Save-Mor Beer & Pop, Pittsburgh

Director:  Mike Baker, East Street Dist., Pittsburgh

Director:  Mike DeBone, Beverage Warehouse, Greensburg

Director:  Ryan Federbusch, Beer Express, Pittsburgh

Director:  Ralph Hill, Beer Minimum, Pittsburgh

Director:  Chris Miller, Wilkinsburg Bev., Pittsburgh

Director:  Dipesh Patel, Carrick Beer 4 Less, Pittsburgh

Director:  Frank Pistella, Pistella Beer Dist., Pittsburgh

District #5 – Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Centre, Fulton, Huntingdon, Mifflin & Somerset Counties 

Vice President:  Arun Patel, Beer Belly’s Bev., State College

Director:  Rich Francke, Beer Belly’s Bev., State College

Director:  Linda Russo, Lucky’s Beer Dist., Altoona

District #6 – Columbia, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder & Union Counties

Vice President:  Bill Bucher, Keller’s Beer, Selinsgrove

Director:  Joe DeSantis, DeSantis Dists., Trevorton

Alternate Director: Justin Portzline, Keller’s Beer, Selinsgrove

District #7 – Armstrong, Butler, Cameron, Clarion, Clearfield, Elk, Forest, Indiana & Jefferson Counties

Vice President:  Ryan Jack, Shelocta Beer Outlet, Shelocta

Director:  Joe DiMaio, Shannock Valley Beer, Yatesboro

District #8 – Crawford, Erie, Lawrence, McKean, Mercer, Venango & Warren Counties

Vice President:  Pete Sirianni, Beer & Pop Discount, Erie

Director:  Mike Kondak, Edinboro Bev. Dists., Edinboro

Director:  Scott Saber, Penn Beer Co., Erie

District #9 – Berks, Carbon, Lehigh, Northampton & Schuylkill Counties

Vice President & Past President:  Mark Tanczos, Tanczos Bevs., Bethlehem

Director:  Amanda Cortezzo, Jerry Simcoe Bev Dists., Walnutport

Director:  Tom Derr, West Lawn Bev., West Lawn

Director:  Skip Link, Link Bevs., Coopersburg

Alternate Director:  Paul Wisnieski, Harmony Bev., Blakeslee

District #10 – Delaware & Montgomery Counties

Vice President:  David Piermani, A. Piermani & Son, Conshohocken

Director:  Brian Mutschler, Brewers Outlet, Chadds Ford

District #11 – Bucks & Chester Counties

Vice President:  Tim Zettlemoyer, Lionville Bev., Exton

Director:  Brie LaRosa, Beer-A-Rama, Levittown

Director:  Curtis Mason, Oxford Bev., Oxford

Director:  Bob Spaziani, Spaz Bev., West Chester

Alternate Director:  Russell Burda, Lionville Bev., Exton

District #12:  Bradford, Clinton, Lycoming, Potter, Sullivan & Tioga Counties

Vice President:  Tim Martin, Blossburg Bev., Blossburg

Director:  Nate Flynn, Flynn Bev., Towanda

DIRECTOR VACANCIES Director vacancies exist in the following districts:  #1, #2, #7, #10.  MBDA members who are interested in serving should contact our executive office with questions or for more details.