Current Board of Directors


Lyndora Patterson Tiller—President

Lyndora Patterson Tiller is a Senior Paralegal Specialist in the Litigation Practice Group at Independence Blue Cross, LLC, assisting attorneys in employment law, immigration, insurance and litigation matters. She received her paralegal certificate from Main Line Paralegal Institute and has over 20 years of legal experience. Lyndora is a member of Sigma Tau Delta, an International English Honor Society and her name appears in the edition of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges. Ms. Patterson Tiller has been a member of The Philadelphia Association of Paralegals since 2001. She is also a Notary Public for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Ms. Patterson Tiller currently serves as President on the  Board of Directors of The Philadelphia Association of Paralegals, as well as Chair of the Education Committee and Co-Chair of the Professional Development Committee. In addition, she sits on Delaware County Community College’s Paralegal Advisory Board.  

In previous years, Ms. Patterson Tiller was a member of PAP’s Litigation, Immigration, Medical Legal and Professional Development Committees. She also served as Board Advisor, Secretary, and Assistant Secretary to the Board of Directors, co- chaired the Education Committee and is a Past President. In 2010, Lyndora was honored with a special award for her two terms of service as PAP’s President from 2008-2009 "in grateful appreciation for her outstanding, significant contributions as President of The Philadelphia Association of Paralegals. " She served as an ex-officio member of the Board of Governors of the Philadelphia Bar Association from 2008-2009 and received an award for invaluable and dedicated service to the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Board of Governors. Ms. Patterson Tiller has been published in The Philadelphia Association of Paralegals’ newsletter, The Philadelphia Forum, and The Legal Intelligencer. She has also served as a panelist for paralegal events at Peirce College and Widener University.


Linda Lammendola—Vice President

Linda Lammendola is a paralegal at the law firm of White and Williams LLP concentrating in the areas of commercial insurance litigation and reinsurance matters.  She was previously a paralegal for over 20 years at the law firm of Christie, Pabarue, Mortensen and Young, now Christie and Young, PC.  Ms. Lammendola received her Bachelor and a Master of Liberal Arts degrees from Temple University.  She obtained her Pa.C.P distinction in July of 2010 from the Keystone Alliance of Paralegal Associations in the State of Pennsylvania. 

Ms. Lammendola is currently a Member of the Peirce College Advisory Board for Legal Studies and a former elected member of the Board of the Peirce College Alumni Association (May 2014 through May 2017).  Linda is currently a board member of The Philadelphia Association of Paralegals as Vice President and Primary Representative for Keystone Alliance.  Since April 2016, Linda is a member of the Women in eDiscovery Philadelphia Chapter.


Anna Marie Trantas—Secretary

Anna Marie Trantas is the senior paralegal at the family law firm of Berner Klaw & Watson. Prior to joining Berner Klaw & Watson in 2005, Anna Marie worked in the Municipal Court Unit of the Defender Association of Philadelphia and the Psychological Studies in Education Department at Temple University. She has been a member of the Paralegal Association of Philadelphia since 2008 and currently serves on the board as the secretary.

In 1999, Anna Marie graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Behavioral Science and a minor in English from Drew University. She completed Villanova University’s ABA-approved Paralegal Certificate Program in 2006. Anna Marie is also a notary public.

Anna Marie lives in South Philadelphia with her husband Steve and their son Daniel. She adores sharing time with family and friends, listening to music, speaking in different voices, taking photos, reading, writing, being near the water, exploring new places, and taking comfort in old ones.

 Debra Fox—Assistant Secretary

 Andrea Yannuzzi—Treasurer and Board Advisor

Andrea Yannuzzi is the 2019 Treasurer of The Philadelphia Association of Paralegals ("PAP"). She is currently employed as a Paralegal with Levy Baldante Finney & Rubenstein PC in the field of Plaintiff’s Personal Injury. Ms. Yannuzzi has over 20 years of paralegal experience. She received a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the University of Pittsburgh and her Paralegal Certificate from the Philadelphia Institute. Ms. Yannuzzi has been an active member of PAP since 2010 and is a member of the Pro Bono Committee.


Alyson D. Poppiti, DCP - Board Member

Alyson received her B.A. in Political Science from Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia and her paralegal certificate from Widener University School of Law, Legal Education Institute.  She is currently a corporate paralegal with Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP since 2005.  Prior to her work at Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP she worked at CT Corporation System for five years.  She is also the tennis captain of the 3.5 Sets in the City USTA tennis league team.  She has worked as the Head Hospitality Coordinator at Cornell’s Adult University coordinating all of the meals and events for the summer alumni program.  Due to the fact that her father, Howard K. Tuck, Ph.D. ran for U.S. Congress for the 1st Representative District of West Virginia in 1988 and 1990, she has always been very active in Republican politics.  She was the Regional Finance Representative on the Forbes’ 2000 Presidential Campaign.  Not only did she raise $50,000 for the Steve Forbes’ Presidential Campaign through telephone solicitations but she also coordinated phone banks in Sioux City, Iowa and Keene, New Hampshire.  She then was the Fundraising Coordinator for the Terry Spence for Governor Campaign (2000) and has assisted in coordinating the political campaigns of Congressman Michael N. Castle (1998), Mike Ramone for New Castle County President (2000), J. Dallas Winslow for State Senate (2002)   Paul Pomeroy for the 23rd Representative District (2004), and for Thomas Kovach, Esq. (2008, 2010) for 6th Representative District.  Alyson has held the following positions with the Delaware Paralegal Association:  Programs Director from 2006-2008, the Vice President of DPA from 2008-2010, President from 2011-2013 and from 2015-2016, and National Affairs Director in 2014. Alyson became a member of the Philadelphia Association of Paralegals in January 2017.


Past Boards

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2004 PAP Board of Directors
Front row, left to right: Barbara Nield, R.P., Secretary; Adena Rothberg, 2nd V.P.; Robert Hrouda, President; Judith Bardsley, 1st V.P.; Valerie Dolan, Treasurer
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