Robert N. Gilbert, President/Director

Robert "Bob" Gilbert has been a practicing attorney for 42 years, specializing in bankruptcy law and commercial litigation.

He has been an adjunct professor of business law and was a former advisor to the Caribbean Law Institute concerning proposed bankruptcy law reforms among its member countries in the Caribbean basin.

He was selected as The Best Lawyers in America 2022 and 2024 Lawyer of the Year for Debtor-Creditor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law for West Palm Beach area.

Bob is a Professional Pickleball Registry certified pickleball coach and plays regularly.

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Martha O. Gilbert, Secretary/Director

Martha Gilbert is a registered Landscape Architect with over 36 years of experience in residential and commercial land development and wetland mitigation design.

As President of McNeal Consulting, Inc., she provided her multi-faceted expertise in the siting of electrical facilities such as transmission lines and substations, and the development and implementation of public outreach programs for these potentially controversial siting situations.

Martha is a Professional Pickleball Registry certified pickleball coach and plays regularly.

Gregg B. Wolfe, Director

Gregg has enjoyed a 43-year career as a highly-respected court reporter; 35 years as an Official Court Reporter with the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and 40 years as CEO and owner of Kaplan Leaman & Wolfe, where he is responsible for the continued growth and success of the company.

He has reported on numerous high-profile court cases, all types of civil and criminal trials, as well as Multi-District Litigation Cases.

Gregg has had a passion for pickleball for the past few years and has attained several medals while playing in tournaments. As long as the weather cooperates, he plays seven days a week to consistently attempt to improve his game.

In addition, Gregg is one of the investors in the largest indoor pickleball tournament, namely the Atlantic City Pickleball Open.

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Trish DePhillips, Treasurer/Director

Trish is committed to helping those in need and making a difference in their lives. Her life journey reflects her enduring dedication to various roles in which she has positively impacted families, children, and young adults. As a Guardian Ad Litem (GAL) in Connecticut for over 10 years, Trish’s work provided a stable, informed, support base for children in need. Continuing her mission, Trish has recently trained for and is taking on a role as a doula. As a doula, she will provide crucial support to underserved expectant mothers during pregnancy and childbirth.

She is an avid pickleball player and has competed in multiple tournaments winning Gold, Silver and Bronze over the past few years. She is currently on the Advisory Board of Governors for The PGA National Members Club and chairs the PGA pickleball task force committee whose mission is bringing knowledge of the game and creating an inclusive, fun environment for the PGA pickleball community.