Staff & Board

ARC Federal Credit Union is governed by a volunteer group of Board of Directors. These individuals dedicate countless hours in overseeing the operational soundness of your credit union. We’d like to thank these individuals and celebrate their commitment to ARC FCU and the entire credit union movement.

Board of Directors
Matt McConville
Jack Musser
Frank Wiley
Donna McEldowney
Steve McCloskey  
Steve McCloskey
Dick Haines
Amy Mearkle
Supervisory Committee
The Supervisory Committee is made up of volunteers who perform periodic reviews and audits to ensure credit union efficiency. Our Supervisory Committee members include:
Doug Field
Steve McCloskey
Justin Wiley
Brendan Moran
Anne Marie Longwill
Vic Gioiosa Jr.
Stephen Dalecki
Executive Vice-President
Timothy Graupensperger
Kristin Pincherri
Charlie Hackett
Angela Gochnour
Teller Manager
Kristin Pincherri
Teller Manager
Katie Fulton
Juniata Branch Manager
Card Coordinator

Board of Directors Information

Matthew J. McConville, Chairperson
Matt has served on the Board of Directors since 1998. He has served has Chairman of the Board, Vice-Chairman of the Asset Liability Committee, and Chairman of the Scholarship Committee. Matt is a Licensed Funeral Director and Licensed Insurance Agent. For the past 18 years, he has worked as the Operations Manager for Stevens Mortuary, Inc.

Jack Musser, Vice-Chairperson
Jack joined ARC's Board of Directors in 2014. He retired from Reliance Bank as Senior Vice President of Administration after 35 years of service. He currently serves as director of Idacon, Inc. Jack has also served on the boards of Greater Altoona Economic Development Corp., Housing Opportunities of Blair County, and Neighborhood Housing Program, Inc.

Francis R. Wiley, Treasurer
Frank has served on ARC’s Board of Directors since 2005. He is a Commercial Real Estate Agent and Appraiser for Howard Hanna/Johnston Realty and has served on the Board of Directors of the Sunrise Rotary Club, the Emergency Shelter, the Altoona City Planning Commission, and the Blair County Planning Commission. Frank believes in serving his community and wants to utilize his experience and talents to make it a better place to live and work, while assisting ARC in our involvement in the local community.

Donna M. McEldowney, Secretary
Donna has served on ARC's Board of Directors since 1996. She has served as Secretary since 1997. Donna has also served as the Chairperson of the Planning and Membership Committee and graduated from the Altoona School of Commerce. Donna had owned and operated Lucretia II Bridals by Donna for 25 years and now owns We Sell Your Furniture.

Dick Haines, Director
Dick has served on ARC's Board of Directors since 1996. He currently holds positions of Chairperson and Chairman of the Asset Liability Committee. Dick graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1966 and then from Pennsylvania State University with a Master of Regional Planning Degree in 1975. He has held the position of Planning Director with the Blair County Planning Commission.

Amy Mearkle, Director
Amy joined the Board of Directors in 2018. As Director of Marketing and Advertising for DelGrosso's Amusement Park and Marianna's Fundraisers, Amy believes in the saying "you make a living by what you get, and you make a life by what you give." She graduated from Elizabethtown College in 1998 with a degree in Communications. Before joining the DelGrosso Family of Companies in November of 2011, Amy worked as the morning/noon anchor for WTAJ-TV. Amy has a love for public service and believes in paying it forward. She is active in a number of non-profit organizations including serving on the board of the Blair County Chamber of Commerce, Allegheny Lutheran Social Ministries, and on an advisory board for the Greater Altoona Career and Technology School. Amy also volunteers as a mistress of Ceremonies for numerous events around the region.

Steve McCloskey, Director
Steve joined the Board of Directors in 2018.  He is the Project Manager for McCloskey Builders.  Prior to that, Steve was the Business Relationship Manager, Credit Analyst, Mortgage Underwriter and Loan Origination System Administrator for Reliance Bank.  He was also a Portfolio Representative for Freddie Mac.  Steve graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting.  He is also a graduate of the Blair Chamber Leadership Blair County and has served on the Board of the American Red Cross.