Board of Directors
David Acton , Vice Chairman
An arbitrator and mediator for the past 25 years, Mr. Acton specializes in the resolution of a wide range of commercial, construction, and disputes. He served for two years as an officer on active sea duty in the U.S. Navy (1955-1957), between attending Yale University (B.A. in English in 1955) and the University of Pennsylvania Law School (J.D. in 1960). Mr. Acton’s board service, past and present, includes the Museum of the American Revolution, the Chilton Company, the Merion Cricket Club, and the Alumni Society of the Episcopal Academy. He served for fifteen years as Secretary (President) of the Yale Class of 1955. Recently, the Military Order of Foreign Wars of the United States, founded in 1894, named him Commander to the PA Commandery. The mission of the Order is to support the leadership capabilities of young veterans, the training of Armed Forces and leadership, and to make younger generations aware of the rich history and deeds of the military in the founding of our Country.