Frederick J. Stellato, a Member of Norris McLaughlin, P.A., has been elected Secretary of the 21-member ArtsQuest Board of Trustees, which oversees governance of the nonprofit organization. He is past Chairman of the Performing Arts Board and presently serves on the organization’s Strategic Planning Committee and its Governance Committee.
Stellato is a trial attorney who handles many types of civil and commercial litigation. He has tried approximately 75 cases to verdict, both jury and non-jury, in the areas of products liability, general liability, and professional liability, as well as commercial disputes. Stellato practiced in Philadelphia for 19 years before returning home to the Lehigh Valley to join the firm. He founded the F.C. Sonic Lehigh Valley, a minor league soccer team in the National Premier Soccer League, and served as its President and CEO from 2007 to 2011. Fred also has served on several other boards and committees for other non profit entities, including the Civic Theatre, the Pediatric Cancer Foundation of the Lehigh Valley, Big Brothers/ Big Sisters of the Lehigh Valley and Habitat for Humanity of the Lehigh Valley.