The National Kidney Foundation of the Delaware Valley, Philadelphia, has elected Daranee Chewaproug to its board. She is an attending physician and the associate program director of the general nephrology training program at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia.

Alice Paul Institute, a nonprofit Mount Laurel organization that educates the public about the New Jersey suffragist Alice Stokes Paul, has named Judith Corona-Karpowicz to its board. She is director of admissions and advancement at Friends School, Mullica Hill.

Howard A. Trauger has been elected president of the Bond Club of Philadelphia, a group of professionals furthering the education of the city's investment-management community. He is president of Schuylkill Capital Management L.L.C.

Dianne Manges, former vice president of fixed income at Rorer Asset Management, has been named vice president. John Derdarian, vice president at Haverford Trust Co., has been named treasurer.

WSFS Financial Corp., the Wilmington parent company of WSFS Bank, has elected Francis B. Brake Jr. to its board. Brake is president and chief marketing officer of Epic Research L.L.C.

Nicholas DeBenedictis has been named president of the Pennsylvania Society. He is chief executive officer of Aqua America.

Stradley Ronon managing partner Jeffrey A. Lutsky has been elected as chair-elect of the Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA.

The Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians, a Philadelphia nonprofit economic-development organization, named the following board members:

   Natalie Barndt, a program officer with the Eisenhower Fellowships; Vincent Finn, a business-development executive in Philadelphia who is trade commissioner for life sciences and health-information technology with the Consulate General of Canada; Marc Goldich, a senior associate with the Philadelphia offices of Reed Smith L.L.C.; Lee Huang, senior vice president and principal of Econsult Solutions Inc.; Shirin Karsan, a visiting scholar at Drexel University's School of Biomedical Engineering, Science & Health Systems and founding director of weServe; Ade Lawal, president and owner of Express Employment Professionals in Philadelphia; Mary J. Mullany, partner at Ballard Spahr L.L.P.; Anuj Gupta, vice chair of Mount Airy USA; David Albert, partner at Cozen O'Connor; Patrick Eiding, president, Philadelphia Council AFL-CIO; Carmen A. Flosdorf, assistant vice president, Susquehanna Bank; Thomas Griffin, partner, Surin & Griffin P.C.; John P. Hilferty Jr., Medicare senior account executive, Independence Blue Cross; James F. Kenney, councilman at large, City of Philadelphia; Paul Maguire, principal, Maguire Hegarty L.L.C.; Anne O'Callaghan, president emeritus, Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians; David Oh, councilman at large, City of Philadelphia; Tarvinder Sembhi, principal, Baaj Group L.L.C., and John Touey, principal with Salveson Stetson Group Inc.

Gaetan J. Alfano, a name partner at Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti L.L.P., Philadelphia, has been named vice chair of the Pennsylvania Board of Law Examiners.

The City Avenue Special Services District has named the following officers to its board:

Bernie Prazenica, president and general manager of 6abc, chairman; Richard Gottlieb, senior vice president of Keystone Property Group, vice chairman; Michael Woodward, president of Woodward Properties Inc., treasurer, and Susan McKee, president of 165-171 Associates, secretary.

- Mike Zebe