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JA of Western Pennsylvania Board Members

James Nickel (Jim)   Chairman
Managing Director
Melvin Washington   Immediate Past Chairman
Chief Risk Officer
TriState Capital Bank
Sally Andreaco
Chief Operating Officer
The Wilson Group, LLC
Stephanie Apostolou
Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary
Joseph Bailey, Sr.
Stuart Blacklaw
Provost and Executive Vice President
Community College of Allegheny County
Diana Bellini
VP, Senior Relationship Strategist
PNC Wealth Management
Gene Boyer
Co-managing Partner
HB Development
David Broderick   Honorary Member
Inventory Manager
Nord-Lock, Inc.
Matthew Brouse
Burns White LLC
Raymond Bummer, Jr.
Gleason & Associates, PC
David Caliguiri
The Caliguiri Group
Ronald Celaschi
President & CEO
Clearview Federal Credit Union
James Coccagno
Executive VP – Core Carbon & Services Division
Calgon Carbon
Robert E. Cochran
#1 Cochran
Brian Cox
Atlantic Zone Controller
Siemens Industry, Inc. - Smart Infrastructure
Joseph Culos
SVP, Financial Solutions Executive
First Commonwealth Bank
Dan DeBone
Senior Government Relations Officer
Port Authority of Allegheny County
Ralph Deer
Vice President, Land Midstream
Equitrans Midstream Corporation
Gina Dickson
SVP Product Management & Marketing
Michael Downey
Avison Young
Steve Drahnak
Market President - Western PA
S&T Bank
James Droney
Business Development & Membership Consultant
University of Pittsburgh Innovation Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence
Mark A. Fleisner
Retired Senior Relationship Management Consultant
Highmark, Inc.
Gerald Fornwalt, Jr.
Director of Sales – Western PA
Shawn Fox
RDC, Inc.
Adam Gazarik
Audit & Assurance
Deloitte & Touche LLP
David Grupp
Head of National Key Account Sales
Direct Energy Business
Matt Hansen
Principal Architect
IKM Architecture
John R. Heggestad
Retired Director of Operations
Mine Safety Appliances
Sean Hoover
Carol Jackson
President and CEO
HarbisonWalker International
John Jankowski
Vice President & Treasurer
PPG Industries
Dr. Caroline Johns
Northgate School District
Rebekah Kcehowski
Jones Day
Kathryn Klaber
Managing Partner
The Klaber Group
Tim Knavish
Senior Vice President, Automotive Coatings
PPG Industries
John Krolicki
Vice President, Facilities and Support Services
UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside
Eric Laughlin
Vice President Human Resources
Foundation Radiology Group
Kathleen Lese
Executive Director-Employee Benefit Plan Services
Ernst & Young
Stanley Malyszka
Advertising Director
Pittsburgh Business Times
Edward J. Manko
Group Manager, Property Mngmt
Jones Lang LaSalle Americas
Chris McKnight
Director of Golf
Laurel Valley Golf Club
Gerald McLaughlin
Executive Managing Director
Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
Loretta Mosser
Supervisor, Billing & Revenue Operations
BNY Mellon
Raymond D. Newhouse
Retired Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
LANXESS Corporation
Adam Perlow
Executive Vice President
McKnight Realty Partners
Solon "Bud" Person
Executive Vice President
Federated Hermes
Robert A. Pudlo
Vice President, Operations Technology & Systems Support
FedEx Ground
Dr. Mary Ann Rafoth
Vice -Provost, Academic Affairs
Robert Morris University
Robert J. Schuler
Retired Executive VP – Highmark Blue Cross
Bob Tiskus
VP - Market Executive
M&T Bank
Amy Tingler
Regional Director of Operations
Frank Urabaniak
Senior Manager- Global Human Resources
Rozanna Thomas
Group Rental Manager
Enterprise Holdings
Peter Vaccaro
Executive Vice President- Wealth Management
PNC Bank
Jeff Weimer
Reed Smith
Gerald Thompson
EVP, Director of Public Relations
Jana Volante Walshak
Fox Rothschild LL
Jane Wieland
General Manager
Penstan HVAC Supply
Bruce Wilson
Vice President of Finance
William Withers
Vice President, Continuous Improvement
Citizens Bank
James Yard
Schneider Downs & Co., Inc.
Matthew J. Yokitis
Tax Managing Director

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