This page is for…
- Visitors of Lancaster County, PA who would like to use Twitter to talk to people who live here
- Residents of Lancaster County, PA who want to find other Twitter users in the area
Lancaster County, PA Twitter Users
Who’s on the list
Everyone listed here lives in (or very near) Lancaster County and likes to talk about what’s going on in Lancaster. On the whole, we are a coffee- and beer-loving crowd that can be easily coaxed into spontaneous tweetups. If you’re from out of town and need a recommendation on what to do or where to go, these are good people to ask. (The people at the PA Dutch Visitors Bureau are helpful, too.) We’re also useful if you’re bored, or want to know what the weather’s like, or if you’d like to keep up with what’s going on in Lancaster when you’re away.
Please consider joining the Lancaster, PA Tweetups group on Facebook. If you wish to be added to this list, please complete the form at the bottom of this page.
NEW! Added October 18, 2009:
mikewolfe (Mike Wolfe) Lives: East Petersburg. Freelance Web design, development and programming.
gleness (Glen Stoltz) Lives: East Lancaster. New Yorker temporarily living in Lancaster, writer, investor in energy savings technology startup
caroldeckert (Carol Deckert) Lives: Lancaster. Networking Coach and owner/founder of RUNLancaster, a set of networking/netweaving groups which meet weekly.
PickleBar (Jessica Comp) Location: Downtown Lancaster city. The bar at Isaac’s Downtown, set in the heart of the city, supporter of other local goings-on, trying to make a small difference and be plugged in.
mktgbyDM (Diane Meyer) Lives: Hempfield Township. Business owner, marketing consultant specializing in branding efforts through promotional products and print media.
pcad_edu (Mary Stadden) Location: Downtown Lancaster city. Pennsylvania College of Art & Design is a central PA professional art college that offers BFA degrees in graphic design, illustration, fine arts, and photography.
kiwimarketing (Kae Kohl & Bede Fahey) Location: Lancaster city. A half-American/half-Kiwi SEO, web marketing and social media consulting group, teach classes on these subjects at Lancaster libraries and HACC.
bencraddock (Ben Craddock) Lives: Leola. “A civil engineer who likes people—go figure!”
cjdarlington (C.J. Darlington) Lives: Lititz. Debut novel, Thicker Than Blood, due out January 2010 from Tyndale House. Co-founder of the Christian entertainment site TitleTrakk.com and homeschooled through grades 1–12.
[updated:] MAC_CMT (Mary Cowley) Lives: Leola. Eclectic, music-loving single mom and certified medical transcriptionist transplanted four years ago from Maryland’s Eastern Shore.
goLancasterPA (Sarah Long) Location: Downtown Lancaster city. Official account of the Pennsylvania Dutch Convention & Visitors Bureau, which has two visitors centers—one off the Greenfield exit of Route 30, and one on the square in Lancaster city.
wtek (Wendy Edsall-Kerwin) Lives: Elizabethtown. Jewelry/metal artist.
thebestjeremy (Jeremy Bentley) Lives: Lancaster city. Graphic designer and music recording engineer.
WiseGrass (Paul Stoltzfus) Lives: Bird-in-Hand. Makes grass grow.
20orsomething (Susan Pogorzelski) Lives: Lancaster suburbs. Creative writer.
odonnellsteve (Steve O’Donnell) Lives: Lancaster Township. Patent attorney.
AdamChlan (Adam Chlan) Lives: downtown Lancaster city. Web designer.
icelander (Paul Rothrock) Lives: downtown Lancaster city. PHP developer.
HIRH (Hillary Rothrock) Lives: downtown Lancaster city. Mental health counselor.
chuckholt (Chuck Holt) Lives: Lancaster. Executive director of The Factory Youth Center in Paradise. Married, with five children. Interested in culture, particularly as it relates to Macs, teens, the Steelers, and/or coffee.
jacksvalentine (Nean Burkholder) Lives: Lititz. Writer and a stay-at-home mom.
lydbru (Lydia Brubaker) Lives: downtown Lancaster city. Theater person and barista.
wordcooper (Eric Cooper) Lives: Manheim Township. Works in Bird-in-Hand. IT/Web and writing.
PattiSpencer (Patti Spencer) Practices law in Lancaster, focusing on trusts, estates and fiduciary litigation.
cinexcellence (Joseph Demme) Lives: Lancaster. Video editor and student of film.
BBBellezza (Kimberlie Burkhart) Lives: Lancaster. Jewelry artist, with a stand at Building Character’s Arts Market and a shop on Etsy. By day, a paralegal.
RobinBurgoon (Robin Burgoon) Lives: Lancaster suburbs (Neffsville/Manheim Township). Stay-at-home mom, work-from-home online SAP trainer, tech writer.
esposimi (Mike Esposito) Lives: Lititz. Avid Max OSX user and former resident of Queens, NY.
unclechet (Chester Zink) Lives: west end Lancaster city. Gamer geek and general nerd. Into cooking, good food, and reading restaurant review sites.
dynamyk444 (Mike Miller) Lives: Lititz. Lancaster cable guy.
U_StickitGrpx (Chad Diller) Lives: West Hempfield Township. Owner of U-Stickit Graphics, which specializes in vinyl graphics for signs, vehicles, and interior wall decor.
bev562008 (Bev Newton) Lives: Neffsville. Retired military. Sometime movie extra.
beckami (Ami Becker) Lives: East Petersburg. Wife. Mother. Owner of Shiba Inus.
fancyshoe (Brent Hughes) Lives: Oxford, works: downtown Lancaster city. Flash/graphic designer with Nxtbook Media.
dotcomlarry (Larry Tomlinson) Lives: Lancaster suburbs. Missionary who works with Internet and media.
passionategreen (Sarah Bloom) Lives: Lancaster. Runs PassionateGreen.
Dianehere (Diane Moore) Lives: East Hempfield. Interested in conservative issues and local networking. Does web content writing on the side.
veraviolet (Michelle McGovern) Lives: Leola. Administrative staff for the Lancaster Symphony Orchestra.
kemics (Matt Groff) Lives: Marietta. IT consultant
caroldeckert (Carol Deckert) Lives: Centerville. Netweaving/networking coach.
justashcraft (Justin Ashcraft) Lives: Manheim. Blogger and music fan.
jurina (Al Jurina) Lives: downtown Lancaster city. Educator/technology coordinator and photographer.
GarrettFaber (Garrett Faber) Lives: downtown Lancaster city.
kateloving (Kate Loving Shenk) Lives: Lancaster, on the banks of the Conestoga River. Nurse, healer, and community organizer for single-payer universal healthcare legislation in Pennsylvania.
IJLIFE (Linda Espenshade) Lives: Lancaster suburbs. Freelance writer.
infolibrarian (Mardy McGaw) Lives: Hempfield. Classrooms for the Future coach at Conestoga Valley School District, member of the Discovery Educators Network, and student of the intersection of information technology and education.
karmapolice63 (Pete Crain) Lives: Willow Street & West Chester, PA. Guitar and music composition undergraduate student.
chetwill (Chet Williamson) Lives: Elizabethtown. Particularly terse writer-actor guy.
godesignunit (Nick Setthachayanon, Nida Setthachayanon, & Jeronimo Herrera) Offices: downtown Lancaster city. Together they are the Go Design Unit, a multidisciplinary design, branding, and advertising firm.
teamccloud (Jeff McCloud) Lives: Elizabethtown. Communications professional and family man.
AaronsBooks (Sam Dickinson) Location: Lititz. Owner of Lancaster County independent bookstore.
jasethegr81 (Jason Hean) Lives: Washington Boro. Marketing professional.
dougdan24 (Douglas Dandridge) Lives:Lancaster. Assistant director of technology at Hempfield School District.
emoui (Emily Fowler) Lives: Ephrata. RN, bookworm, animal lover.
sdillow (Scott Dillow) Lives: West Hempfield. Architect and partner at Risk Design Solutions, LLC.
HRPerformance (Debbie Rhoads) Lives: Lancaster. Fiancée of the aforementioned Bryan Crawford.
bawillders (Barbara Willders) Live in Lititz. Independant Consultant with Arbonne.
BestRoofer (Joe Heidler) Lives: Lancaster. Roofing contractor in the trade for 30 years.
figlancaster (Fig editorial team) Distributed: downtown Lancaster city. Print periodical featuring shopping, dining, and entertainment in Lancaster city.
hotzpizza (Hot-Z Pizza) Location: Columbia. The lowdown on specials and events.
HOPEtweets (Kevin Tordoff, of HOPE International) Location: Lancaster suburbs. Christian microfinance network partnering with the working poor in 14 countries.
kstadden (Ken Stadden) Lives: Mountville area. Blogger, writer, editor, and web developer, working with designer and brother Jeff Stadden at Stadden Design. Off hours, bicycle rider and defender of rusting ’88 Dodge Raiders everywhere.
waltgoshert (Walt Goshert) Lives: Ephrata area. Online business community builder for bythezip.com. Golf geek.
Lancasterpahote (Michelle Gonzalez) Lives: Lancaster suburbs. Represents Lancaster Hilton Garden Inn, Homewood Suites of Lancaster, Fairfield Inn by Marriott Lancaster, and Country Inn & Suites of Manheim.
kperrien (Kara Perrien) Lives: Millersville area. Stay-at-home mother of two, expecting a third, loves being crafty, digital scrapping and teaching home preschool.
PaDutchTravel (Wendy Aston) Lives: York County. Pennsylvania Dutch travel guide and authority on visiting and touring the area.
jjpk (Jason Klinger) Lives: Northwest Lancaster city. Director of publications at Franklin & Marshall College.
jeffmarsico (Jeff Marsico) Lives: Elizabethtown. Bank consultant, husband, confused father of two girls.
RedRoseSegTours (Bob Stauffer) Lives: New Holland. Fully-narrated, guided Segway tours of downtown Lancaster.
newstreetjohn (John Walker) Lives: Lancaster city. Marketing guy focused on digital.
danielklotz (that’s me) Lives: Lancaster city.
donnyspi (Don Spidell) Lives: Dauphin County, works in Lancaster city. Senior systems administrator at Nxtbook Media.
mamafitz (Beth Anne) Lives: Hershey—but she grew up in Lancaster County, so we’ll let her count as a Lancastrian.
hearsmusic (Amanda Stauffer) Lives: Harrisburg—but she was originally a Lancastrian. IT guru.
I keep this page as up-to-date and useful as possible. If you are willing to let me include you in this list of Lancaster County Twitter users, or if you have additions or changes, please complete the form below. I do ask that your Twitter account is complete with bio, location and photo/avatar, and also that we are following each other so that we can direct message each other. If your Twitter account becomes inactive, I reserve the right to remove you from this list.