Cadillac Mtn. 2016

Wendy Stephanko:  President/Webmaster

President Pocono Kite Symphony

Avid kiter – 20+ years

Enjoys both single & dual line flying (not always successfully but always has fun)

PKS Webmaster – 4 years

Kite Day In The Park – 2011 to current

Builder of the 2014 PKS Annual 5′ feather flag as well as her personal 5′ feather flag

Regular attendee of PKS meeting, workshops & functions



Joyce Quinn:  Vice President / Secretary / Workshop C0-Chairman

LVKS – Past President (2 years), Vice President, Secretary, and Workshop Chairman.

Spearheaded LVKS Displays and Kitebuilding at The Franklin Institute & The Lehigh Valley Mall

Longwood Gardens liaison and promoter (on-going)

Sciencefest – Bethlehem School District liaison and promoter (on-going)

Kite Builder – 1st place Smithsonian

PKS – Charter Member and 1st VP / Sec / Workshop Chairman

PKS/LVKS Active Kids Kitebuilding and lectures

PKS Workshop coordinator

PKS/LVKS Newsletter liaison to Publisher

Sky Festival Productions – under Roger Chewning.  Auction, Sales and Kids Kitebuilding – 12 years.

AKA Conventions – 14 years

Presenter –“Kids Kitebuilding Techniques and Classroom Presentation”

AKA “Kiting” magazine contributor

AKA Convention Volunteer

AKA Kite Making Competition Registration Committee


Andy Gelinas:  Treasurer / Workshop Co-Chairman

President Emeritus – Lehigh Valley Kite Society & Pocono Kite Symphony

Founder LVKS 1991: 5 times President, Vice President, and Secretary

Founder Pocono Kite Symphony 2008

Past President of PKS for 7 years

PKS/LVKS Active Kids Kitebuilding and Lectures

PKS Workshop coordinator

PKS Membership Chairman

Past AKA Region II Director and Convention attendee

Sport Kite Judge: Eastern League

Kite Building Competitor (Master Class) 3rd, 2nd, and 1st place winners.

Kite Festival European Traveler representing the USA (5 years)

Kite Festival Promoter

Shepherd:  MKS Retreat

Sky Festival Productions -Liaison- 16 yrs. Under Roger Chewning.

Festival Chairman, Operations Chairman, Sales Chairman, Auction Chairman and Kids Kite Building.

Kite Pin Collector



Assistant Webmaster