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, 2017
Richard Landis Term Expires: December 31, 2021
Dick Shellenberger Term Expires: December 31, 2021
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.