Married for 29 years to Tracy, they have three children. The Derstine’s reside in Coopersburg and are members of Saint Joseph parish in Limeport.
Rod received his degree from Shippensburg University.
Rod worked for Farm & Home Oil Company for 25 years. Farm & Home was acquired by Buckeye Partners in 2008 and since that time he has served as Vice President of Marketing and Distribution for the Energy Services business segment.
Rod served as a Board of Director for the Pennsylvania Petroleum Association, as President, Vice President and Treasurer of the Better Home Heat Council of the Lehigh Valley. He also served as the Chairman of the St. Joseph Golf tournament for 12 years.