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Past Board Members

Joshua Smith


Board Member (2018-Current)

Joshua is originally from the Lancaster area and has lived in the Carlisle area for the last five years.  After obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science/Communications and a Masters of Business Administration from Alvernia University, along with a Masters in Public Administration from Shippensburg University, he worked for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania serving in various agencies, including the State Employees’ Retirement System and the PA Department of Transportation.  Along with professional endeavors and serving on CYP’s Board of Directors, Josh is involved as a Division Director with Toastmasters International, serving as a Board Member of the Shalom House, and serving on the Asset Development Committee for The Foundation of Enhancing Communities in Harrisburg, PA.  In his spare time, Joshua enjoys traveling, reading, hiking outdoors, playing board and video games, and volunteering.

To contact Joshua, email him at Board@carlisleyp.org

Greg Donnelly


Sports Director (2018-Current)
Secretary (2016-2018)

Greg served on the Board of Directors as Secretary thru December 2018. He currently serves as our Sports Director and is a member of the Outreach committee. Greg is a graduate of West Virginia University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering. He works for Dewberry Engineers, Inc. in Mechanicsburg as a Structural Engineer. In his spare time, Greg enjoys playing sports, volunteering, and spending time with friends and family. 

Joshua Gouker


Treasurer (2017-2018)
Joshua Gouker is a Branch Manager with Members 1st FCU. He has been with the credit union in some form since 2009. Before that he worked for other financial institutions in the area for a total of 4 years. Prior to that he was a legal aide and then Certified Paralegal with Purcell, Krug and Haller in Harrisburg in their Real Estate department. Joshua has a passion for reading and writing; he writes his own blog which you can check on his LinkedIn page. He is also part of the TWO time defending Carlisle Ice Art Fest Chili Cook-off team “Four Crowns Chili”.

Amanda Wasko


Board Member (2018-2019)
President (2016-2018)
Amanda served as the 2016 & 2017 President of Carlisle Young Professionals. She is currently a member of the Social Committee. She is a graduate of The College of New Jersey with a degree in International Business and minors in Spanish and French. Amanda works at the Department of Transportation. She previously worked at the Department of Agriculture and oversaw the distribution of food to schools and food banks across Pennsylvania. Outside of CYP, Amanda serves on the Executive Board as secretary for the American Commodity Distribution Association (ACDA).

Scott Henry


Board Member (2016-2019)
Vice President (2017-2018)

Scott is originally from Lancaster, PA. He served as the Vice President in 2017 and as a Board Member in 2018. He graduated Magna Cum Lauda from Shippensburg University in 2012 with his Bachelor of Science in Business Administrations in Accounting. He also obtained his Masters in Business Administration from Shippensburg University in 2013. He is currently a practicing Certified Public Accountant with Brown Shultz Sheridan and Fritz, CPAs specializing in Governmental and Construction Audits. He currently lives with his wife in Carlisle, PA and enjoys watching sports and playing golf in his free time.

Christian Boegel

Board Member
Christian has been a member of Carlisle Young Professionals since 2014. He is currently the Marketing Chair, and serves on the Outreach Committee, as well as the Board of Directors. He is a graduate of the University of Maine, and is a Real Estate Agent at Howard Hanna Real Estate in Carlisle.

Amanda Eshenour

General Counsel
Amanda is a Carlisle area native. She attended Alvernia College in Reading, PA. A few years after obtaining her Bachelor’s Degree in Secondary Education Citizenship, she attended the Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University. While in Law School, she interned at the Children’s Advocacy Clinic, PHEAA and Martin & Seibert, L.C. In 2012, Amanda took and passed the Pennsylvania Bar. After law school, she worked as Corporate Counsel for The Beistle Company, a Shippensburg manufacturer. In May 2015, she joined the legal team at Hershey Entertainment & Resorts as a staff attorney. Amanda’s primary responsibility is to manage the Company’s general liability claims and litigation. In her free time, Amanda enjoys playing sports, watching movies, reading, traveling, and playing board games.

Meagan Smith

Leadership Cumberland Fellow
Meagan is the Volunteer Coordinator for Project SHARE of Carlisle and currently coordinates an average of 3,400 volunteers a year. As a Fellow of Leadership Cumberland, Meagan is serving Carlisle Young Professionals as a board member for her tenure of the class of 2018. Meagan earned an Associate degree in Social Services from Harrisburg Area Community College in 2014. In her spare time, she likes spending time with her family, gardening and painting.