Barron Collier Companies, Naples, FL (Lead director)
Bergey’s Inc, Franconia, PA (Chair)
Not for Profit:
Calvary Church of Souderton – Elder’s and Adult teacher
The Center, Souderton, PA
Lancaster Bible College, Lancaster, PA – (Chair)
Eden Bridge Foundation, Lancaster, PA
Three Springs Ministries, Morris, PA
Crown Financial Ministries, Knoxville, TN
CrossWorld Ministries, Kansas City, MO
North American Meat Institute, Washington, DC – Chair Family Business Group
Harleysville Savings Bank, Harleysville, PA
Highland Lake Bible Conference, Highland Lake, NY
Furman Foods, Northumberland, PA
A Duda and Company, Oviedo, FL
Delaware Valley Wholesale Flowers, Sewell, NJ
Profit Sharing Council of America, Washington, DC - Officer
American Meat Institute, Washington, DC – Past Chair and Executive Committee
North Penn United Way, Lansdale, PA – Former President
Peddler’s Village, Lahaska, PA
Philip A. Clemens
Philip A. Clemens is the Retired Chairman/Family Ambassador of The Clemens Family Corporation.
Mr. Clemens has spent his entire working career with the family business. He began working in the legacy business, Hatfield Quality Meats, on a part time basis while going to school. He began his full-time career in 1967 while attending Peirce College. His career has allowed him to work in all areas of the business. He began on the clean-up crew and worked his way to be the CEO of the Company. In 2015 he retired as Chairman and now serves as a family ambassador to family businesses throughout the US. The Corporation has annual sales in excess of $1 billion, employs over 3,500 team members, and markets products all over the US with a concentration in the northeast part of the US.
Mr. Clemens is active in his community and other organizations. He serves on many non-profit boards and several family owned businesses. He is a national speaker on family business issues and has a passion to teach leadership skills to next generations.
Mr. Clemens received the American Meat Institute’s Industry Advancement Award, the highest award given in the meat industry; the Knowlton Award for innovation in the meat industry; Meat Industry Hall of Fame; Edward C. Jones Community Service Award; Pride of Peirce for outstand alumni of Peirce College; Pillar of the Community from Harleysville Senior Center; Hall of Fame Executive Award from Elizabethtown College; Excellence in Leadership from the Christian Economic Forum; and honorary doctorates from Lancaster Bible College and Elizabethtown College.
Mr. Clemens has been married to Linda for 45 years and has 3 adult children. He also has 7 grandsons.