John Sentell

Director of Casino Compliance

Gerald Stoll

John Sentell, who has over 30 years of experience in law enforcement and over 10 years in casino regulation, was named the Acting Director for the Bureau of Casino Compliance in August 2018. The Compliance Bureau maintains a twenty four hour/ seven day a week onsite presence at all casinos and has in excess of 100 employees.

Mr. Sentell joined the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board in December 2006 after previous employment by the Penndel Borough and Northampton Township Police Departments. John spent time in the Patron Division before he was assigned to the Criminal Investigation Division of the Northampton Township Police Department, retiring as the Sergeant of Detectives. While assigned to the Criminal Investigations Division, he was responsible for all criminal investigations originating within Northampton Township. During his tenure with the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board he became involved with regulation of the casino industry and enforcement of the Gaming Act, most recently serving as Senior Supervisor for Casino Compliance.

John is married with two children.