At the Pennsylvania Land Trust Association’s quarterly board and policy meeting on June 13, the Association welcomed two new members to its board of directors: Christopher J. Beichner, president and CEO of Allegheny Land Trust, and Philip R. Wenger, president and CEO of Lancaster County Conservancy.

Beichner has more than 15 years of experience as an entrepreneur, non-profit executive, regional planner, and community and economic developer. He has led Allegheny Land Trust since 2012.


Before being hired as CEO of Lancaster County Conservancy in 2016, Wenger was a successful entrepreneur and served in a leadership capacity for numerous community organizations.

Learn more about the Association’s board of directors here.