Board of Supervisors


  • 7 p.m.
  • Second, Fourth and Fifth Monday of each month
  • Municipal Office
    97 N. Penryn Road
    Manheim, PA 17545

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Penn Township is governed by a five-member Board of Supervisors who are elected by the voters of the township for four- or six-year terms. Current members are:

  • Ben Bruckhart, Chairman
    Term Expires: December 31, 2019
  • Jill Groff, Vice Chairman
    Term Expires: December 31, 2019
  • Ronald H. Krause, Treasurer
    Term Expires: December 31, 2023
  • Richard Landis
    Term Expires: December 31, 2021
  • Gary Stevens
    Term Expires: December 31, 2019

About the Board

The Board of Supervisors serves as the township’s legislative body. They are responsible for setting policy, enacting local ordinances, adopting the budget, and levying taxes. Under their direction, the township maintains a professional staff to carry out township business.

The day-to-day operations of the township are administered by the township manager. Several citizen boards and commissions are appointed by the Board of Supervisors to assist in the delivery of municipal services.

Staff and Consultants

  • Township Manager – Mark Hiester
  • Secretary – Mark Hiester
  • Township Solicitor – Josele Cleary, Esquire, Morgan, Hallgren, Crosswell, and Kane, P.C.
  • Township Engineer – Brent E. Lied, P.E., Becker Engineering, LLC.