Paul Stengle – Chief Executive Officer
Paul has served The Arc Alliance as CEO for 30 incredible years. His professional accomplishments are numerous and monumental. Paul’s work on closing state institutions and his role in reforming education for individuals with disabilities is foundational to his commitment to this community.
Paul’s volunteer and systemic involvement is vast; here is just a sampling of his accomplishments. A member of the Early Intervention Coalition; President of Parent-to-Parent; member of Representative O’Brien’s EI Stakeholders meetings; member of the Pennsylvania Waiting List Campaign; Founding member of Direct Care Partnership; Founding member of the Community Advocacy Coalition; Past Board member of the Pennsylvania Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities; past Vice President of the Montgomery County MR Providers Association; past President of The Arc Community Trust of Pennsylvania; past Board member of the Patrician Society; past Board member and Chairman of the Governmental Affairs Committee of the Pennsylvania Association of Rehab Facilities; and past Co-Chairperson of the Transition Team on Human Service Task Force of Mont. County. He is a member and past President of the PA Conference of Executives of The Arc. He was past Board member of DRN and helped create and is President of the Delaware Valley Guardian Association.
More significantly, Paul has lead The Arc Alliance from a small agency serving a few hundred individuals to a robust organization support over 2,500 individuals and their families. Paul’s commitment and drive remains strong as he expands services, fights for systemic improvements and advocates for the rights of individuals and families.
Paul’s commitment goes well beyond a professional perspective to a personal drive assisting individuals and families fight for the rights everyone deserves. His unwavering commitment to the developmentally disabled community sets Paul apart as a leader and force within the community.