Allegheny County & Western Pennsylvania Association of Township Commissioners (AC&WPATC)



Joint Fall Conference of Boroughs, Townships and Authorities

The 2022 Fall Conference will be held October 21-23 at the Erie Bayfront.

Educational Topics for this year’s event include (tentative): 

  • Conservatorship/Blight
  • Use of ARP Funds
  • Regionalization of Police and/or Fire
  • Grant Opportunities

Click here to view the full educational agenda.

Registrant Information – Deadline October 7

  • Conference Registration – includes educational sessions, networking events and entertainment 
      • Full Conference (Friday and Saturday) – $200
      • One Day (Saturday Only) – $100
  • Meal Plans 
      • 2 Night Meal Plan (includes 5 meals)  – $250 per person
      • 1 Night Meal Plan (includes 3 meals) – $140 per person  
  • Entertainment – Conference Entertainment will be provided on the evening of Friday, October 21 with an enhanced banquet meal. Additional networking opportunities will be provided on Saturday, October 22 with a “meet and greet” with fellow attendees and vendors at the conclusion of the educational sessions.

Click here to register online 

Supporter information – Deadline October 7: 

  • Presenting Sponsorships
      • Gold, Silver and Bronze Options available; all include various levels signage and logo recognition 
      • Please call our office to discuss sponsorships – 412-261-2521
  • Advertising
      • Full Page – 5” x 8” – $300
      • Half Page – 5” x 4” – $200
      • Business Card – 3.5″ x 2″ – $100
  • Exhibiting
      • Exhibiting takes place on Saturday, October 22
      • 8a.m. – 3p.m (accessible at 6a.m. to set up)
      • Cost – $350
  • Hospitality/Entertainment 
      • Hospitality is held in a common area each evening of the conference. Entertainment will also be provided the evening of Friday, October 21 and a “meet and greet” with attendees and vendors will be held on Saturday, October 22 after the conclusion of the educational sessions.
      • Cost – $250

Click here to purchase Support Options 

The 2021 Fall Conference was held October 15-17 at the Erie Bayfront Convention Center. Nearly 100 local government officials, 10 speakers and 15 exhibitors. Click here to view the event photo album.

AC&WPATC Board of Directors


  • President Sam Juliano of North Versailles
  • 1st Vice President Todd Miller of Crescent Township
  • Treasurer Jim Boyle of Shaler Township
  • Secretary Rick Stoneburner of East Deer Township
  • Corresponding Secretary Jason Davidek of ALOM
  • Solicitor Emily Mueller, Esq.
  • Solicitor Harlan S. Stone, Esq.

Members of the Board:

  • Eric Bengel of Harrison Township
  • Sarah Poweska of Ross Township
  • Gwen Rodi of South Fayette Township
  • Carolyn Schweiger of the Town of McCandless
  • George Thompson of North Versailles Township
  • Mark Wells of Wilkins Township 
  • Richard Withee of Crescent Township

Past Presidents

  • Anthony Taliani of East Deer
  • Dave Zarnick of Butler