Key Staff

Key Staff

Ryan Smith – Board President & Founder.

Ryan founded Inperium in January of 2016.  Inperium is the sole member of non-profit agencies that provide person-centric mental health, intellectual disability, co-occurring disorders services, health-related supports, and other related services.  Inperium was established to support and oversee affiliated companies to ensure quality services and continuity of care, and efficient use of public funding and resources.  The corporation is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of its Officers and independent members of the communities served by Inperium.

Since March of 2000, Ryan has also served as the President and CEO of Supportive Concepts for Families, Inc.  During    Read more…

William Curtin – Executive Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer.

Bill has extensive experience in executive management roles with companies delivering healthcare solutions. Successful in new business development, customer relations, personnel development, mergers and acquisitions, budgeting, strategic planning, managed care contract negotiations and regulatory compliance. A leader possessing a keen sense of judgment, a demonstrated initiative in exceeding financial goals, and a proven ability to mentor and coach personnel into a cohesive team capable of surpassing established objectives. Bill earned CEBS from University of Pennsylvania, and Master’s in Business Administration from University of Miami School of Business.

Jay Deppeler, M.Ed – Executive Vice President & Chief of Staff

Jay has been working in the forensic mental health field for the past 20 years.  After receiving a Master’s Degree in Counseling and Human Services from Lehigh University in 1997, Mr. Deppeler began his career treating adult and juvenile sex offenders in the Bucks County region.  In 2012, Mr. Deppeler completed a competitive and intensive week-long program at the Harvard Kennedy School of Executive Education entitled ‘Using Evidence to Improve Social Program Effectiveness’.   Read More…

Ed Harris – Affiliation & Integration Independent Contractor

Ed has a long successful history in the insurance industry affiliating many companies while growing his business substantially over several states.  He was responsible for the largest underwriting territory and through successful profitable growth programs represented 45% of his companies regional business.  Ed has extensive experience developing policies and processes for transition/consolidation of companies,  leadership in improving service disciplines, claims, marketing, and sales.

Rich Hunt – Board Vice President & Executive Vice President.

Rich has a wide range of experiences including 38 years in healthcare operations and finance. Rich holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Northern Illinois University and a Master’s in Business Administration from Pepperdine University and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Ryan Kraus – Executive Vice President &  Chief Financial Officer

Ryan is a Certified Public Accountant with extensive experience working with emerging companies in a variety of industries. He is a graduate of Harvard Business School’s executive management program, OPM and received his BS in Accounting from LaSalle University.  Ryan has served in executive management positions and provided strategic, operational and financial advisory services to a number of emerging growth companies in the greater Philadelphia region.

Dr. Vincent J. LaSorsa – Executive Vice President & Chief Program Officer

Dr. Vincent J. LaSorsa officially took the role of Executive Vice President / Chief Program Officer for Inperium, Inc. and Family of services in November 2017.  He maintains his position as President and CEO of The Children’s Home of Reading (CHOR), where he has successfully grown the organization to an over 15 million dollar multi-faceted regional, mental, behavioral and education agency.      Read More…

William Lenahan – General Counsel

Bill serves as General Counsel to Inperium and Inperium Management Services.  His legal career began by working five years as a staff attorney at the Department of Human Services, followed by five years as a supervising attorney, and over twenty-five years with Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC representing health care providers concentrating on reimbursement and sanction issues, license and certification actions, as well as contractual and transactional matters.

Fred  Lokuta– Executive Vice President & Chief Program Officer (Adult)

Fred developed a comprehensive understanding of Pennsylvania’s human services delivery system for people with intellectual disabilities and autism through more than 30 years’ experience with the Department of Human Services and Office of Developmental Programs

Fred’s career began as a Direct Support Worker and, as his career advanced, Fred experienced a diverse range of opportunities and experiences that culminated in his appointment as Deputy Secretary for the Office of Developmental Programs.   Read more…

Jennifer Tursi –  Director of Administrative Management / Asst. Secretary Board of Directors

Jennifer has been providing C-level executive support since 2000; she joined SCFF in 2013 as the Executive Assistant to the President & CEO. Jennifer serves as the Secretary of the Board of Directors for SCFF and its affiliates and was appointed to the Inperium Board as Assistant Secretary in January 2016.

Inperium Board members

Ryan Smith – Elected Director – President

Jay Deppeler – Elected Director – Vice President

Dr. Vincent J. LaSorsa – Elected Director

Rich Hunt – Elected Director – Treasurer

Ryan Kraus – Assistant Treasurer (non-voting)

Joseph Leone – Secretary (non-voting)

Jennifer Tursi – Assistant Secretary (non-voting)

Michael Herr – Elected Director

Dave Greif – Elected Director

Greg Chaffee – Elected Director

Cynthia Pachuta – Elected director

Fred Lokuta – Affiliate Director (SCFF)

W Lee Prussman – Affiliate Director (CHOR)

Stephanie Hunsberger – Affiliate Director (ACE)