Board of Directors

President - Patricia Nyce

Patricia Nyce currently serves as President of the advisory board of Greater Philadelphia Choral Society. She previously was President of the New Jersey MasterChorale in Haddonfield for five years. Her professional career began in mortgage banking, insurance and real estate sales – culminating in commercial and residential property management. She has been a member of the AGO Philadelphia Chapter for twenty years, and frequently works as a supply organist for various churches in the Delaware Valley. She is fortunate to be able to volunteer her time as a Penn State Master Gardener giving presentations for various organizations and designing gardens for clients, as well as enlisting her time at Longwood Gardens working with the Design Studio team.

Vice President - Sandra Wolf

Sandra Wolf currently serves as the Vice President of the advisory board of Greater Philadelphia Choral Society.  She has had the privilege of singing with the New Jersey Master Chorale for over 20 years and various other community and church choirs.  Her professional career includes VP of Compliance and Government for a large Pharmaceutical Management Company, and Vice President of Compliance and Medicare for Aetna Health Plans and Millennium Network Management Group.  Currently she provides consultation services for large unions and employer sponsored health groups.  She enjoys spending time with her family and attending classical performances in NYC, Philadelphia, and Washington.

Treasurer - Karin LaBarge

Karin is a graduate of Central Michigan University (B.S., math and music), the University of New Orleans (M.A., economics and finance), and the University of California, Berkeley (Ph.D., financial economics). Her professional work history includes assistant professorships in finance at the University of New Orleans and Rutgers University, Camden, and financial planning, portfolio analysis, and investment research positions at Vanguard. Since retiring in 2014, she has served Interfaith Caregivers as treasurer and is currently financial secretary for the Memorial Gift Board of Haddonfield’s Lutheran Church of Our Savior. She enjoys traveling and singing in local choirs.

Secretary - Emilie Oberstaedt

A graduate of Bucknell University (B.S.B.A.) and Seton Hall University Law School (J.D.), Emilie’s work history includes programming with The Prudential Insurance Company, clerking in U.S. District Court  (D.N.J.), practicing law, and serving as an Account Representative with West Publishing Company.  In 1996, Emilie left work to stay at home full time with her growing family.  Wife of Mark Oberstaedt and mother to their three adult children, Emilie has enjoyed volunteering over the years in Cherry Hill School District PTAs, Music Boosters, and her neighborhood swim club, as well as singing in area choirs.