Scott Greenwell, Executive Director
Scott began his career at Community Blood Bank in August of 2016 after previously holding senior management positions within the biomedical and healthcare communities. Scott attended Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri after winning an ROTC scholarship and graduated as the schools’ Distinguished Military Graduate. He is a certified Medical Technologist and as a Captain served as the Chief of the Walter Reed Blood Donor Center. Scott also did Biotechnology graduate work at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts successfully completing courses in Strategic Management, Biostatistics, Organizational Change, and Neurobiology to name just a few.
Diane Pirschel, MT (ASCP), Compliance/Quality Assurance Director
Diane began her career at Community Blood Bank in 1981 as a Medical Technologist after graduating from Edinboro University with a B.S. in Medical Technology. For nine years, Diane performed testing, did component preparation and even spent a year in the collection department screening and drawing donors. In 2000, she became the Compliance/Quality Assurance Director where she designs and develops an overall QA program, maintains training and inspections programs and development of all policies and procedures in response to regulatory changes.
Tracy Collier, Technical Director
Tracy began her career at Community Blood Bank as a Medical Technologist performing laboratory testing and component production and preparation. In 2015 she became Technical Director of the lab at the Community Blood Bank she now oversees all component production and preparation, while working with Recruitment and Hospital Services to maintain a safe and adequate blood supply. She has a B.S. in Medical Technology and is ASCP Certified.
Deanna Renaud, Director of Donor Services
Deanna began her career at Community Blood Bank as the Mobile Drive Coordinator for Erie County in 2006 where she worked directly with local groups and organizations to plan blood drives. She later became the Manager of Donor Recruitment where she oversaw the recruitment of blood donors to Community Blood Bank’s Erie Donor Center as well as the recruitment department, which consists of three mobile drive coordinators who are in charge of planning and coordinating all mobile drives across Northwest Pennsylvania & Western New York. Most recently, Deanna was promoted to Director of Donor Services, where she now oversees the recruitment, collections, and communication/marketing departments. Deanna graduated from Penn State Erie, The Behrend College with a B.A. in Communication & Media Studies.
Jennifer Stephany, Manager of Donor Collections
Jennifer began her career at Community Blood Bank in April of 2016, allowing her to achieve her personal goal of working for a non-profit organization that would give her the ability to help people. She currently manages the Collections Department, working directly with Phlebotomy staff on a daily basis. Jen has an Associates Degree in Radiologic Sciences and a Bachelors Degree in Health Science from Gannon University. She is also registered in Radiologic Technology & Magnetic Resonance Imaging.
Nicole Hornaman, Communications and Marketing Coordinator
Nicole began working at Community Blood Bank in October of 2015 as Communications and Marketing Assistant and became Communications and Marketing Coordinator in December of 2015 after graduating from Mercyhurst University with a B.A. in Communication, and a concentration in Strategic Communication. She now maintains all public relations, marketing, and communications for the blood bank. Nicole also oversees this website, the blog, and all social media for the blood bank.