Mr. Coleman is the President and General Manager of the Philadelphia Reserve Supply Company, a purchasing cooperative for independent lumber and building materials dealers. He is also the Executive Director of IDEAS – Independent Dealers Education Association Services, a non-profit association created specifically for the enrichment of independent building material dealers. Mr. Coleman joined his family’s business, Hamilton Building Supply, after graduating from Princeton High School in 1972 and worked alongside his father Jesse and two brothers for more than three decades. Over the years, he served in many capacities from the lumberyard to the accounting office, and retired as President in 2010.
Mr. Coleman’s family has strong ties with Deborah, having had family members treated at the Center, in addition to having been a patient himself. For almost 40 years, they have sponsored the Coleman-Deborah Golf Classic annual golf tournament in Princeton Junction, New Jersey to benefit the Deborah Hospital Foundation. Mr. Coleman has been married to his wife, Karen, for 42 years. They have three children – Kelly, Brian and Kate – and beautiful twin granddaughters. He enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, boating, and visiting their shore house whenever they can. Mr. Coleman was first elected to Deborah Hospital Foundation’s Board of Directors in 2017. As a board member, it is Mr. Coleman’s goal to inform and educate as many people as he can about the standard of excellence found at Deborah.