Closures & Information:

The Lower Merion Township Building is restricted to public access and will be available for a limited appointment only basis. Please click here for a department directory. The Transfer Station is opened with regular hours but masks and social distancing are required. Clean up Weekend is back on July 11th and July 12th Fill out your Census today at!

Ray A. Courtney

Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

North Ardmore and Wynnewood -Ward 5

Address: 75 E. Lancaster Avenue
Ardmore, PA 19003

Office: 484-413-2245

E-mail: Click here to leave an email message for  Commissioner Courtney. Please include your name, address, and phone number in your message.

  • Chair, Intergovernmental Relations Committee 
  • Vice Co-Chair, Economic Revitalization Committee
  • Vice Co-Chair, Parks & Recreation Committee
  • Chair, Ad Hoc Environmental Initiatives Committee
  • Member, Ad Hoc Stormwater Management and Ad Hoc Zoning Committee


  Commissioner Ray A. Courtney, March 2019
Term Expires January 2020


Ray Courtney was appointed Commissioner of Ward 5 on February 27th, 2019, to fill the seat vacated by former Commissioner Cheryl Gelber until the term expires in January 2020. 

Ray is a member of the founding team at CIONIC, a company building precision bionics for people with mobility impairments. Prior to joining CIONIC, Ray has worked in the software industry for almost 20 years at Oracle, Google, and Jawbone building high performance engineering teams that develop highly scalable internet applications. He has also served on the Technical Advisory Board for the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) and as a volunteer for his local chapters of the CCFA.  

In 2001, Ray graduated from Harvard University with a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science. While attending Harvard, he served as an Officer of the Phillips Brooks House Association.

Ray belongs to both the North Ardmore Civic Association and the Wynnewood Civic Association where he is also a Board member. Ray lives in Wynnewood with his wife, Christyn, and their two children, Jonathan and Caroline.