PPA Leadership & Staff

The Pennsylvania Petroleum Association (PPA) is a not-for-profit trade association representing independent petroleum marketers at both the wholesale and retail levels, as well as firms supplying petroleum products and other related services. Browse the directory below to learn more about the board of directors and staff that work diligently day in and day out to make this operation a success.


Bruce W. Spiridonoff


Tevis Energy, Westminster, MD

Steve Oehlert

Vice President

Oehlert Bros, Inc., Royersford, PA

Jim Barber


Barber Oil Company, Ebensburg, PA

Michael McCarthy

Past President/EMA Director

Shipley Energy, York, PA

Ted Harris

Executive Vice President/Secretary

PPA, Middletown, PA



James A. Barton

Jack Rich, Inc., Frackville, PA

Amy Highhouse

Highhouse Energy, Honesdale, PA

Jason Flohr

Edris Oil Service, Inc., York, PA

Mike Hinds

Hinds Oil Company, Inc., Montrose, PA

Tim Redshaw

Countywide Petroleum, Pittsburgh, PA

Tom Studebaker

Star Group, LP, Tullytown, PA

Andy Bradigan

Bradigan's Inc., Kittaning, PA

Chris Walton

Clyde S. Walton, Inc., Lansdale, PA

Jesse McNeely

Reitz Oil Company, Lancaster, PA

Steve Ohl

R.F. Ohl, Lehighton, PA


Ted Harris

Executive Vice President/Secretary


Don Mumma

Director of Training & Workforce Development

Jessica Reeder

Program Administrator & Membership Support


Alan Mercurio

Lead Technical Trainer



John Kulik

Contract Lobbyist

Arlene Martin


Robert Bassman

General Counsel

Bassman, Mitchell, Alfano & Leiter, Chartered,

Mark Morgan

Federal Regulatory Counsel

Energy Marketers of America,