Ann’s Choice Community Relations Committee
Barbara Bisgaier, Chair
Ms. Bisgaier, chair of the Ann’s Choice Community Relations Committee (CRC), a member of the Maris Grove CRC and community Boards, retired from her position as Managing Director of Public Financial Management, Inc. with more than 40 years of experience in local government and public finance. She is a member of the Board of Directors of National Senior Campuses and serves as chair of the NSC Audit Committee, as vice chair of the NSC Budget and Finance Committee and as a member of the NSC Strategic and Long-term Planning Committee. She also serves on the Board of Directors of WHYY, Philadelphia’s public radio and television stations where she is a member of the Executive Committee, Chair of the Governance Committee and a member of the Finance Committee. She also serves as a member of the Finance Committee of ECRI, a nationally recognized patient safety organization. Ms. Bisgaier is a graduate of Mount Holyoke College and received a master of city and regional planning degree from Rutgers University.
Judge Colins was appointed to the National Senior Campuses, Inc Board of Directors effective April 1, 2018. In October of 2010, she became a member of the PA/NJ regional community boards of Ann’s Choice, Maris Grove, Seabrook Village, and Cedar Crest Village. In 2016 she was appointed to the Lantern Hill Board of Directors. Additionally, she has served as a member of the Governance and Internal Affairs and the Diversity, Inclusion and Corporate Social Responsibility Advisory Committees of NSC. Judge Colins is law trained. She serves as a Senior Trial Judge in Philadelphia Pennsylvania. She also served as the Chairman and a founding member of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board. Judge Colins has taught Trial Advocacy and Gaming and Casino Law at numerous law schools and universities. She has lectured and taught at American Bar Association and International Association of Gaming Attorneys and Regulators conferences throughout the country as well as continuing legal education programs.
Howard Bishow, Director Living in Community
Mr. Bishow, Director Living in Community at Ann’s Choice, is a retired senior vice president of the New York Times. He has served on the Board of Directors for the Red Cross of Greater New York; the Board of Directors of the West Side YMCA in New York City; the Board of Directors of the New York Newspaper Guild; member of the Board of Advisors to the Cornell University Labor School; and chair of the Board of Directors for Clinton House (an outreach program for teens). Mr. Bishow has been a member of the AARP’s Florida Leadership Council. He has served as chair of the AARP Florida Training Operations and as a community coordinator. Before moving to Ann’s Choice, he was also a member of the Florida State Long Term Care Ombudsman Council. Mr. Bishow is a veteran of the Korean War.