Allentown, PA (January 21, 2015) – Frederick J. Stellato, a Member of Norris McLaughlin, P.A., has been elected to the ArtsQuest Board of Trustees. Stellato is also a member of the ArtsQuest Strategic Planning Committee, and completed his two-year term as chair of the ArtsQuest Performing Arts Board at the end of 2014.
“Having been a member of the Search Committee which nominated Kassie Hilgert as the new ArtsQuest President, I am especially pleased to continue to have the opportunity to work with Kassie during this exciting transition for ArtsQuest,” said Stellato.
Stellato is a trial attorney who handles many types of civil and commercial litigation matters. He has tried at least 65 cases to verdict, both jury and non-jury, in the areas of products liability, general liability, and professional liability, as well as commercial disputes. Stellato practiced in Philadelphia for 19 years before returning home to the Lehigh Valley to join the firm. He founded the F.C. Sonic Lehigh Valley, a minor league soccer team in the National Premier Soccer League, and served as its President and CEO from 2007 to 2011. He served as a Member of the Board of Directors of the Pediatric Cancer Foundation of the Lehigh Valley from 2007 to 2009. Stellato earned his J.D. from Georgetown University in 1982 and his B.A., cum laude, from Lehigh University in 1979.