Jacalyn MillsBoard Chairperson
Jacalyn Mills is an IV technician at Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia. She remains a passionate supporter of the agency her husband, the late James Mills, helped establish.
“His passion was unbelievable. He had a love for young people, for the underdog. He did not want to see them hurting or suffering. Mills could see the potential in a person and because of that he would take them in and help change their lives. It’s an honor to help continue his legacy.”
Melissa ParisBoard Secretary
Melissa J. Paris is an accounting and finance executive.
Sidney M. Grobman, D.O., J.D.Board Treasurer
Medical Legal Law
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“I have come to appreciate the hard work done by all the members of the various programs within PAAN. These services have proven to me to be needed and are done with a great deal of knowledge, experience and enthusiasm which has led to a tremendous amount of success for the community that we serve.”
Joel FeinBoard Member
Joel A. Fein MD, MPH is a Professor of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine at University of Pennsylvania and an attending physician in the Emergency Department at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
“I am thankful for the opportunity to work with an organization that demonstrates its strong commitment to youth and families each and every day. Everyone in this agency is passionate about supporting our neighborhoods, and has the skills to do it.”
George Mosee, Jr.Board Member
George D. Mosee, Jr., Esquire is the Deputy District Attorney in charge of the Juvenile Division of the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office.
“I am privileged to contribute to the perpetuation of the vision of James Mills, who founded the Philadelphia Anti-Drug/Anti-Violence Network to do just what the name connotes. PAAN’s work remains critical to making Philadelphia safe for all of its citizens.”