Robert L. Wax, Esq., Named to Community Foundation’s Board of Governors

Robert L. Wax, Esq., Named to Community Foundation’s Board of Governors

Allentown, Pa., January 27, 2022—Lehigh Valley Community Foundation recently named Robert (Robby) L. Wax, Esq., to its Board of Governors. Wax is Senior Vice President and General Counsel at St. Luke’s University Health Network. He will serve on the Community Foundation’s Finance Committee. 

Wax represents St. Luke’s University Health Network in connection with various transactional matters, including physician practice acquisitions, joint ventures, employment agreements and real estate acquisitions, and for providing general advice concerning litigation matters, intellectual property issues and healthcare regulatory matters.

Wax joined St. Luke’s in 2004 following seven years in a large, multinational law firm based in Philadelphia, one year as a law clerk for the Honorable Herbert J. Hutton of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and three years as an adjunct professor at the Temple Law School, where he taught a class entitled, “Business Mergers & Acquisitions.”

Wax is a graduate of the Goizueta Business School of Emory University and received his law degree from The James E. Beasley School of Law of Temple University, summa cum laude, where he served as the Articles Editor for the Temple Law Review. He is a proud graduate of William Allen High School in Allentown, Pennsylvania.

The Board of Governors at Lehigh Valley Community Foundation provide administrative, programmatic, and fiscal oversight in support of the organization’s mission. Members of the Board serve as ambassadors, promoting the Community Foundation as a vehicle for philanthropy and a leader of community improvement.

About Lehigh Valley Community Foundation

For more than five decades, Lehigh Valley Community Foundation has helped donors with their charitable contributions with a simple, powerful, and highly personalized approach. LVCF is a philanthropic hub for the Lehigh Valley—who knows and navigates the landscape of the Lehigh Valley’s community needs to connect people who care to causes that matter.

With a diverse and respected Board of Governors, the Community Foundation is a tax-exempt 501(c)3 organization located in Allentown, Pennsylvania.  The Foundation is cause-neutral and supports all areas of community needs in the Lehigh Valley and beyond in compliance with the National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations. To learn more, visit: