Mayor John Dorin


A graduate of Temple University, also attended Ursinus College, the University of Scranton and the Williamsport Area Community College

Thirty year retired member of management of GTE Products Corporation. Past Treasurer/Manager of the GTE Sylvania Lycoming Area Federal Credit Union and retired from Jersey Shore Steel Company as Materials Manager

Mayor of Borough of Montoursville and Municipal Official for over 30 years

Past President of PA State Association of Boroughs and Past Chairman of the Legislative Action Committee. Past Chairman of the Recreation Committee of PSAB. Member of PSAB Policy & Resolutions Steering Committee

Past President of the PA Association of Mayors and member of its Executive Board. Currently Legislative Chairman for the PA Association of Mayors and serves as a Lobbyist for the Association

Member of PA State Mayors Association

Member of the Strategic Action Steering Committee of PSAB

Currently President of Lycoming/Sullivan Counties Boroughs Association

Past Chairman of the Bloomsburg University Trustees, Past Chairman of the Bloomsburg University Foundation, Past Chairman of New Opportunities and Past member of the Advancement and Steering Committees and representative on Entrepreneurial Ventures LTD

Current member of the New Opportunities and Legislative Committee of the Bloomsburg University Foundation

Member of the Arson Drug Fund Board Past Executive Board Member of the General John Burrows Historical Society

Past Chairman of the West Branch Joint Municipal Purchasing Consortium

Past member of the Pennsylvania Hazardous Waste Facilities Planning Advisory Committee

Past President of the North Central Pennsylvania Purchasing Association and a current member of the National Association of Purchasing Management

Past member of the Board of the Lycoming Valley Association of the Deaf, Inc.

Past Interim District Chairman of the Susquehanna Council of Boy Scouts and Past Chairman of Troop 27, Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. Past Chairman of Catholic Scouting in the Lycoming District and received the St. George Medal, the highest Catholic Scouting Award. Currently serving as Merit Badge Counselor, Susquehanna Council, Boy Scouts of America

Past President of the Men’s Society of Our Lady of Lourdes Church, serves as an Usher, Commentator and Eucharistic Minister

An Army Veteran and member of the Eugene Grafius American Legion Post 104, Montoursville

Past Chairman of LTAP, the Pennsylvania Local Technical Assistance Program, representing a national initiative to transfer transportation technology to Municipal government with the support of Penn State and PennDOT

Past Instructor for Continuing Education at Penn College

American Red Cross volunteer blood donor

Member of Flight 800 Memorial Construction Committee

Honorary Chairman of Montoursville Borough Sesquicentennial Committee, celebrating the Borough’s 150th Anniversary

Founder Montoursville Holiday House Decorating Contest, currently in its 20th season. Awards presented include “Mayor’s Trophy”

Past Member Citizens Advisory Board (CAB) PennDOT, District 3

Spearheading Pedestrian Safety Project in the Community as part of a Safe Walkable Community Program

Initiated a Special Crosswalk Project in Montoursville to include a light sequencing system imbedded in the pavement on each side of the crosswalk which will enhance the presence of pedestrians. Project is PennDOT funded and is the first in Pennsylvania

Originator of the Streetscape Project in the 300 block of Broad Street and was successful in securing $40,000 from the private sector as the Borough’s share for the project

Member of the Brownfield Assessment Steering Council of Lycoming

Member of the greater Williamsport Alliance

Past Chairman of PSAB Legislative Action Committee

Third Degree Member of the Knights of Columbus Council #14329

President of the Robert C. Edwards Foundation, established by PSAB

Recipient of the PSAB Board of Directors Award

Recipient of the PSAB Distinguished Service Award

Recipient of the 2012 Governor’s Award for Local Government Excellence

Recipient of 1998 Outstanding Mayor Award presented by The Association of Mayors of the Boroughs of Pennsylvania

Recipient of 1998 American Hometown Leadership Award co-sponsored by The National Center for Small Communities and WalMart

Recipient of the 1989 Grit Publishing Group’s Meritorious Community Service Award

Recipient of the 2010 Anthony Defillippi Award for outstanding achievement in Government Affairs

Member of the Montoursville and Williamsport Chamber of Commerce

Originator of the Montoursville Welcome Wagon Association

Member of Montoursville Rotary

Past President of the Montoursville Area Kiwanis Club

Member of the Lycoming County Energy Plan Advisory Committee

Member of the Extraction Planning Information Council (EPIC) of the PA State Association of Boroughs

Member of Lycoming County Corridor Plan Steering Council

Member of the Lycoming County Community Natural Gas Task Force

Married to the former Ann Marie Marciniak; three children, James (deceased), Cynthia Dorin Layton and Michelle Dorin and one grandson Nicholas