Heather Shafter: Client Partner

As a Client Partner with BRODY Professional Development, Heather builds collaborative partnerships with our clients, supporting their organization’s growth and development goals. Her degree in Adult and Organizational Development provides an unique understanding of the challenges that organizations face in developing talent to achieve business objectives. In her free time she enjoys exercise, good food, nature, and learning new things.


Suzanne P. Harkinson: Operations Support

Suzanne brings to BRODY 30 years of customer service experience in banking and insurance. In business, the devil is in the details and Suzanne digs deep. Her follow-up skills ensure the job gets done and gets done well! Whatever challenge surfaces, she is up to the task. When not at BRODY, she’s always there for family and friends.


Miryam S. Roddy: Director, Corporate Communications

Miryam Roddy has been with BRODY for more than 20 years, and her main mission continues to be ensuring client and company success.

When she’s not providing clients with solutions, connecting with members of the media, coordinating BRODY’s diversity certifications, writing/editing marketing copy, coordinating media requests, or writing social media posts.  She has a Bachelor’s degree in Communications with concentrations in Russian Studies and Psychology from Muhlenberg College.

Miryam is a trustee on the Board of Directors of the Huntingdon Valley Library, where she serves as Secretary. Miryam also chairs the Strategic Planning Committee and is an active member of the Fundraising Committee. Miryam also finds time to lead Girl Scout Senior Troop 754


Justin Sloan: Operations Support


Laura Gabor: Accounting Support

Laura provides accounting support and helps with processing accounts receivables and payables, contracts, and other supplier relations. She has superior skills in establishing processes needed for smooth operations. Laura handles all of these details in a friendly and engaging manner. She is the proud mother of a young son and daughter and enjoys sneaking to the gym for regular workouts.


Jan Goltz

When you receive a package of BRODY training materials, you can thank Jan for getting them to you on time (usually early), correctly packaged and in good condition. A true team player, she helps with countless details behind the scenes. Prior to joining BRODY, Jan was a school music teacher and director of musical productions. She fosters this passion today as a member of a community choir.


Cindy Loewenstern

Cindy joined the BRODY team in 1991, and has witnessed the growth of BRODY over three decades. She is a true numbers person and handles BRODY billing and payroll processes. Cindy ensures that every “T” is crossed and “I” is dotted. Incredibly attentive to detail, Cindy uses this skill in playing mahjong.


Paula Riley

Paula is the newest member on the BRODY team and serves as our communications consultant. She supports our strategic marketing initiatives and communication efforts. Paula also is an adjunct professor teaching business and communication courses at local universities.


Christine Farino

Christine comes to BRODY with a wealth of experience and over 15 years of strategic business development. She also has a Business degree with a dual emphasis in Entrepreneurship and Marketing. Christine understands the dynamics and skills needed to help organizations reach their maximum potential. Her friendly and professional demeanor makes every partnership smooth and successful. In her free time, Christine loves writing music, singing, sports, cooking and traveling.