Meet the ICN Team
Dave has over 41 years of experience in the behavioral health field. He is the Case Management Director at Central Behavioral Health which serves the Norristown and Abington Regions of Montgomery County Pennsylvania. The Case Management Department provides support to children, transitional age youth, adults and older adults. He is the current board president of the Interagency Council of Norristown and board member with the National Association of Case Management.
ICN Board President
Jim has over 20 years of experience in the health and human service field. He is the Administrator of the Office of Integrative Services for the Health and Human Service Department of Montgomery County. Prior to this, he worked at the Early Learning Resource Center, formerly the CCIS, helping low income families obtain child care services. He is the board Vice President of the Interagency Council of Norristown and a chair on the Montgomery County Multi-Faith Coalition, a multi-sectoral coalition acting as a convener of faith based organizations, community service providers, and local government to collaborate and share resources for the betterment of the residents we serve.
ICN Board Vice President
Elizabeth serves as the Administrator for the Office of Community Connections, which is one of nine program offices under the newly restructured Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services. Elizabeth holds a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from the Philadelphia College of Ostepathic Medicine and an undergraduate degree in psychology from Albright College. Elizabeth has been an ICN board member since 2017.
ICN Board Secretary
Susan Edgren is the Director of Health and Wellness for Montco SAAC. She has worked in the social work/human service field for most of her career advocating for senior adults, children, and the homeless. Susan earned a B.A. in Sociology from Susquehanna University and an Master’s Degree in Human Service Administration from Villanova University. Susan lives with her husband and one of her two daughters, two dogs and a cockatiel. She enjoys gardening, bird watching and leading her Girl Scout Troops.
ICN Board Treasurer
Inga Akincilar, M.Ed., M.A., aPHR, is an organizational development professional with focus on adult learning, educational program development/management, and language/culture training for global workforces. She is actively involved with non-profit organizations in Montgomery County and served as a member of the Methacton School District Diversity Committee.
Owner of Tall Gal Media, Jess has called Philly home for almost four years. Taking her love for entertainment, media, and all things pretty, Jess started Tall Gal Media to feed her creative energies. In her every day life, Jess holds a bachelors degree in international business, a masters degree in public health, and works for a large medical center in public affairs. While she loves serving her city, Jess was craving an artistic outlet, especially when COVID hit. That need for a creative space led to the creation of Tall Gal Media, a content creation company specializing in social media content development, video production, and podcast hosting.
ICN Creative Consultant
Carla is currently the Program Director of The Well, a safehouse for survivors of human trafficking. She creates and maintains programming for residents along with managing the house facility and staff so that participants can obtain the tools and resources for healing in a safe and supportive environment. Carla is the Executive Director of the Montgomery County Anti-trafficking Coalition, a Laurel House board member and serves on the Cabrini College Domestic Violence Advisory Board. When she’s not working she enjoys spending time with her family, preferably at a warm southern beach, and if she can’t get to the beach, you can likely find her warming up with a blanket and a good book.