Gawthrop Greenwood partner Denise Antonelli is now a graduate of Leadership Chester County, a premier professional development program that trains individuals on community leadership and connects them with nonprofit boards. The program includes expert-led sessions in nonprofit board governance, local social conditions and services, and citizen leadership.
As President of the Board of Directors for ACT in Faith of Greater West Chester, Antonelli says she has drawn on her experiences with Leadership Chester County to support ACT in Faith’s mission. She is a lead organizer of ACT in Faith’s annual fundraising event, Chef’s Best, which raised more than $31,000 this year in support of the organization’s coalition of diverse faith communities that bridges gaps in social services.
A trusts and estates attorney with more than 25 years of experience representing a wide range of clients in Chester County, Antonelli focuses on helping Gawthrop Greenwood clients in estate and business succession planning, gift planning, charitable giving and appointment over long-term family trusts.