Commissioner - First District
Edward P. Mascharka III
COUNTIES: Butler, Clarion, Crawford, Erie, Forest, Lawrence, Mercer, Venango, Warren
Edward P. Mascharka III was sworn in as Commissioner of the 1st District on June 29, 2010.
A lifelong outdoor, hunting and fishing enthusiast, Commissioner Mascharka is the President and CEO of Janitors Supply Company, Inc., a family business spanning all of Western Pennsylvania, Eastern Ohio, Western New York, Northern West Virginia, and Western Maryland. He is a graduate of Mercyhurst College in Erie with Bachelor of Science degrees in Business Administration and Computer Science.
Commissioner Mascharka is currently a member of the Presque Isle Advisory Board, and a committee member for Ducks Unlimited. He has served as a board member of the Erie Yacht Club, Bayfront East Side Task Force, and as a member of the Governor’s Advisory Council for Hunting, Fishing and Conservation. He is a member of many varied sportsman’s groups in conservation and fishing including S.O.N.S. of Lake Erie, Pennsylvania Charter Boat Association, Pennsylvania Steelhead Association, and Erie Sport Fishing Association.
Commissioner Mascharka and his wife Jane reside in Erie and have four children and six grandchildren.