Applicant Statement


Prohibition of Employment of Relatives


Applicants applying for a position with the Delaware River Port Authority (DRPA) and/or Port Authority Transit Corporation (PATCO) must carefully read definition of “relative” as set forth below and hereby certify that they are not related to any Commissioner, Officer or current employee of DRPA or PATCO as defined below.

“Relative” is defined herein as a spouse, parent, parent-in-law, child, brother, sister, aunt, uncle, niece, nephew, first cousin, grandparent, grandchild, son-in- law, daughter-in-law, brother-in-law, sister-in-law, stepparent, stepchild, stepsiblings, half siblings, whether related by blood, marriage or adoption, or any person residing within the same household of a Commissioner, Officer or employee or any other with whom the Commissioner, Officer or employee has a personal relationship.

 For the purposes of this policy the term “Commissioner” applies to all of the following:

  • Anyone serving as an ex officio or duly appointed an sworn Commissioner of the Delaware River Port Authority and
  • Anyone who has served as a Commissioner, ex officio Commissioner or alternate Commissioner within 10 (ten) years of a relative’s application for employment with the DRPA or PATCO.


                                            CURRENT COMMISSIONERS


 New Jersey  Pennsylvania
 Jeffrey L. Nash (Vice Chairman) Ryan N. Boyer (Chairman)
 E. Frank DiAntonio Eugene DePasquale
 Charles Fentress Joseph M. Torsella
 Albert F. Frattali Donna Powell
 Daniel Christy Gary Masino
Richard M. Sweeney Christopher A. Lewis
 Ricardo V. Taylor, Jr.  Joseph Martz
 Bruce D. Garganio  



John J. Dougherty



John T. Hanson, Chief Executive Officer, DRPA & President, PATCO

Raymond J. Santarelli, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary

James M. White, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer



 NJ: Archer & Greiner, P.C. PA: Duane Morris, LLP





Gerald P. McNamara                       Glenn Paulsen

Robert A. Mossman                         Anthony Pugliese                           

Michael H. Facemyer                      Clara Ruvolo

John T. Hanson                               Jacquelyn Love

Vincent DeVito                                 Walter Lacey

Denise Y. Mason                             Tamarisk L. Jones

Joan S. Davis                                David R. Kotok



Manuel N. Stamatakis                     Frank A. Salvatore              Michael J. Linton                  Bernadine J. Munley

Robert W. Bogle                             Robert P. Casey, Jr.             John M. Perzel                     Barbara Hafer

Edward G. Rendell                          G. Fred DiBona

Thomas A. Decker                           James Allen

Frank J. DiCicco                              John J. Dougherty                           

Maria Quinones Sanchez               Thomas W. Corbett             

John H. Estey                                   Joanna M. Cruz

David F. Simon                                James F. Cawley

William Sasso                                   Joann Bell

Walter D’Alessio                              Michelle Kichline

Andrew Reilly                                   Whitney R. White

Christopher Craig                            Marian Moskowitz

Rohan K. Hepkins                           Timothy A. Reese

John Lisko                                         Antonio Fiol-Silva

Elinor Haider                                     Carl E. Singley

Kenneth I. Trujillo                              Robin L. Wiessmann

Osagie Imasogie


                                   The DRPA is an equal employment opportunity employer.