Bickel Named Township Manager

Dear Fellow Residents and Businesses,

On behalf of the Board of Commissioners of South Whitehall Township we are pleased to announce the appointment of Renee Bickel as Township Manager.

Renee joined South Whitehall Township in May of 2011 as the part-time HR Manager; transitioning to the full-time HR Manager in January 2013.  In October of 2015 Renee was named the Assistant Township Manager.  Prior to joining South Whitehall Township Renee led HR Departments in manufacturing, health care and HR consulting services.  Renee has a B.S. Degree in Business Administration from Gwynedd-Mercy College, SHRM-SCP designation from Society of Human Resource Management and her SPHR from HRCI.   Renee currently serves on the Board of the Pennsylvania Municipal Health Insurance Cooperative (PMHIC).

Renee’s strong leadership qualities coupled with our capable and knowledgeable Staff will continue to provide the necessary framework for the high quality service our residents and businesses deserve.  This is an exciting time for South Whitehall Township with new projects and initiatives on the horizon, we look forward to working with Renee to help forge our way into the years to come as a strong, stable and fiscally sound Community.

Please join us in Welcoming Renee!


SWT Board of Commissioners