Joseph E. "Skip" Brion

Joseph E. "Skip" Brion

Joseph E. "Skip" Brion was nominated to the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board by Gov. Tom Corbett on July 6, 2011, and was confirmed by unanimous vote of the state Senate on Oct. 18, 2011. He served as chairman of the PLCB from 2011 to February 2015. 

Skip is a graduate of St. Joseph's University and Villanova Law School, and is chairman of Buckley, Brion, McGuire, Morris & Sommer LLP, a law firm based in Chester County. He specializes in zoning and land use development, zoning litigation, municipal law, real estate and commercial litigation. He was named one of Pennsylvania's "Super Lawyers" by Philadelphia Magazine.

Skip also serves as secretary of the Delaware Valley Regional Finance Authority and is a member of the DNB First Advisory Board. Previously, he was chairman of the Republican Committee of Chester County and treasurer of the Republican Party of Pennsylvania. He is a former member of the board of directors for Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority and a former trustee of the Chester County Historical Society. Skip continues to be active in numerous charity organizations in Chester County including Friends Association for the Care and Protection of Children and the Chester County Art Association.

He and his wife, Glenda, live in East Bradford Township. They have two adult children, Kate and Scott, and two grandchildren, Ryan and Agnes.


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