About Us

Draw the Lines PA is a statewide civic education and engagement initiative.  It is led by three regional steering committees, which work with DTL‘s parent organization, the Committee of Seventy.  Seventy is a Philadelphia-based good-government group.

  • DTL‘s Eastern Steering Committee

    A former governor and a Philly stalwart take the reins of a group as varied as the region it represents.

    Photo of DTL Eastern Steering Committee Co-chairs Sharmain Matlock-Turner and former PA Gov. Mark Schweiker.
    Sharmain Matlock-Turner co-chairs DTL's Eastern Steering Committee along with former PA Gov. Mark Schweiker.
  • DTL‘s Central Steering Committee

    A former state senator and a faith leader chair a group with members from Altoona, Reading and points in between.

    Photo: Mike Brubaker co-chairs Draw the Lines PA's Central Region Steering Committee along with the Rev. Sandra Strauss.
    Mike Brubaker co-chairs Draw the Lines PA's Central Region Steering Committee along with the Rev. Sandra Strauss.
  • DTL‘s Western Steering Committee

    A former judge and a former U.S. attorney lead a group full of civic and educational leaders.

    Photo: Maureen Lawly-Green co-chairs DTL's Western Steering Committee along with Frederick Thieman.
    Maureen Lawly-Green co-chairs DTL's Western Steering Committee along with Frederick Thieman.