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Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, guided by the Gaming Act and supported by a dedicated professional staff, will protect the interest of the public by ensuring the integrity of legalized gaming through the strict enforcement of the law and regulations, the licensing of qualified individuals and entities, and fulfilling the objectives of legalized gaming in the Commonwealth to deliver a significant source of revenue, assist the horse racing industry, provide broad economic opportunities and enhance tourism.

303 Walnut Street
Strawberry Square
Commonwealth Tower, Fifth Floor
Harrisburgh, Pennsylvania 17101
United States

Mailing Address
PO Box 69060
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17106-9060
United States

Main Phone:
(717) 346-8300
(717) 346-8350


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Denise J. Smyler
R. Douglas Sherman
Chief Counsel
Obra S Kernodle IV
Cyrus Pitre
Chief Enforcement Counsel
Sean Logan
Elizabeth Lanza
Director of the Office of Compulsive and Problem Gambling
T. Mark Mustio
Paul Mauro
Director of the Bureau of Investigations and Enforcement
Kevin F. O'Toole
Executive Director
Christopher Schroder
Director of Casino Compliance
Mozelle E. Daniels
Director of Diversity and Special Counsel to the Executive Director
Paul Resch
Director of Gaming Operations
Linda S. Lloyd
Director of Hearings and Appeals
Kevin Kile
Director of Sports Wagering Operations
Claire B. Yantis
Administrative Director
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Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board News
Sports wagering and iGaming getting a boost in Pennsylvania in 2023
10 Oct 2022
According to Gaming Control Board report there will be additional retail and online sports wagering locations and sites along with 10 additional online casino-type game sites. read more »

Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board releases August 2022 gaming revenue report
26 Sep 2022
The combined total revenue generated from all forms of gaming along with fantasy contests during August 2022 was $425,390,202, an increase of 4.24% compared to revenue generated in August 2021. read more »

PA Gaming Control Board renews license for Rivers Casino Pittsburgh
21 Sep 2022
The Board determined that Holdings Acquisition fulfilled the obligations under its approved operator’s license and therefore qualified to have its license renewed for an additional five-year period. read more »