Councilman Bobby Henon represents the 6th Councilmanic District in Northeast Philadelphia, which includes the proud neighborhoods of Tacony, Mayfair, Holmesburg, Lexington Park, Holme Circle, Ashton, Bridesburg, Wissinoming, Port Richmond, East Torresdale, Castor Gardens, Oxford Circle, Rhawnhurst, Bells Corner, and Frankford.
Bobby is…READ MORE
Benjamin Herold, reporter
Ben is an education reporter based at WHYY/NewsWorks who also contributes regularly to the Notebook. His reporting appears here as part of a content-sharing partnership. After 10 years as a volunteer and freelancer, Ben joined the staff…
B.A., Middlebury College
M.S.W., University of Pennsylvania
Ph.D., Social Welfare, University of Pennsylvania
Certificate in Urban Studies, University of Pennsylvania
Faculty co-director, Cartographic Modeling Lab
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
Senior Fellow, Center for Public Health Initiatives
Dr. William R. Hite Jr., was named Superintendent of The School District of Philadelphia on June 29, 2012.
Dr. Hite’s professional experience includes serving at every level – teacher, principal, central office administrator and Superintendent. Prior to joining the District, Dr.…READ MORE
David Hollenberg has served as University Architect at the University of Pennsylvania since June 2006. Prior to this position, he worked from 1992 to 2006 for the National Park Service. Serving as Associate Regional Director for Design, Construction and Facility Management. From 1975-2002,…READ MORE
Feather O'Connor Houstoun is a senior adviser to the Wyncote Foundation on public media and journalism and is serving a four-year term on the Philadelphia School Reform Commission. She is a former president of the William Penn Foundation.
Houstoun has worked…READ MORE