Executive Committee


Harry Hartman

Publisher · Gettysburg Times

(717) 253-9403 · hhartman@gettysburgtimes.com

Harry Hartman has served as the publisher of the Gettysburg Times since 2013 and loves life in Gettysburg and Adams County. Prior to that, he worked as the publisher for several Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont newspapers for the Sample News Group. Harry has enjoyed his years of service on the PNA Board of Directors and will miss the many friends he has made when his time on the board comes to an end.

Harry is a lifelong baseball card collector with over 3 million cards in his collection. He enjoys reading military nonfiction books on the French and Indian War. He and his family spent a week this summer at Nemacolin Woodlands and also traveled to Florida and Newport, Rhode Island, where his daughter spent time on her summer military assignments.

Harry is married and resides in Gettysburg with his wife, Jennifer, and younger daughter, Rita. His older daughter, Pauline, is a cadet at the United States Coast Guard Academy in New London, Connecticut.


Jennifer Bertetto

President & CEO · Trib Total Media, Inc.

(724) 779-7160 · jbertetto@tribweb.com

Jennifer Bertetto has been the President and CEO of Trib Total Media since 2015 and has been employed by the company since 1998. Under her leadership, the Trib has been named the “Best Overall Newspaper” by the Keystone Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists for four of the last five years. The Trib is also a three-time Emmy winner and the recipient of a national Edward R. Murrow award for best feature.

In her spare time, Jenn enjoys spending time with her husband of 24 years, Keith, and their five cats. She is currently reading The Advantage by Patrick Lencioni and Scooter the Therapy Cat by Betsy Kennon. She is an exercise enthusiast and has worked out seven days a week for over 13 years without missing one day.


Bob Geiger

Vice President of Sales · PennLive/The Patriot-News

(717) 255-4162 · rgeiger@pennlive.com

Bob Geiger has 32 years’ experience in media sales and management working primarily in major metro and midsize community markets. He believes in a servant leadership approach and has focused on developing leaders and teams to reach their full potential.

Bob has held leadership roles with responsibility for sales strategy and execution, training and staff development, including at the Tampa Tribune (vice president, advertising), Gannett Southeast Markets (group sales director), Daytona Beach News-Journal (director, advertising) and The Philadelphia Inquirer (senior vice president, sales).

He has been married for 32 years to Tammy, with whom he has two sons, Brandon and Brian. Bob is also a singer/songwriter who has released two albums of original music.


Bill Cotter

President & CEO · Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association

717-703-3076 · billc@pa-news.org

William Cotter is president and CEO of the Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association. He leads the organization’s efforts to support our membership through legislative advocacy, expert resources, and industrywide training. Bill’s passion and enthusiasm for the news media industry spans a 35-year career of advertising and sales leadership experiences with Pennsylvania-member organizations.

Bill earned a B.S. degree in communications from Clarion University and is happily married to Jeanne for 36 years. They have three children and four grandchildren. In his free time, Bill likes to work in the garden, golf, fish, and root for his Pittsburgh sports teams.


Diane Brinser

Vice President, Finance

717-703-3064 · dianeb@pa-news.org

Diane Brinser is vice president of finance for PNA, PNA Foundation and MANSI Media. She completes all the tasks that lead up to the preparation of the monthly financial reports. In addition, Diane processes payroll and performs internal human resources responsibilities.

Diane earned a B.S. degree in business education from Shippensburg University. In her free time, she enjoys watching her children participate in their various sports and musical activities.


Brad Bailey

General Manager · Press Enterprise (Bloomsburg)
(570) 387-1234, ext. 1609 brad.bailey@pressenterprise.net

Sharon Sorg

Publisher · The Herald (Sharon)
(724) 981-6100 ext. 231 ssorg@sharonherald.com

Christie Gardner

Ridgway Record, Daily Press
& Kane Republican