Inspiring Success Awards Ceremony and Young Professionals Luncheon | Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania

JA Inspiring Success Awards Ceremony and Young Professionals Luncheon

When: February 7th, 2020; 12-1:30 pm  
Where: Westin Hotel and Convention Center Pittsburgh

This event is hosted by the JA Young Professionals Board and recognizes young professionals in the region for their contributions within a Non-Profit, Healthcare, Information Technology, Business and Finance, Construction/Real Estate, and Engineering/ Science/Production career field. The Richard S. Caliguiri Good Samaritan Award will be presented to a young professional that exemplifies extraordinary leadership in the community. 

Nominees are reviewed and selected by a distinguished selection committee before the event. 
For more information or any questions regarding the event, please contact Adam Cagle.
Congratulations to the 2020 finalists and award winners! The winners will be announced 

Richard S. Caliguiri


  • Jamilah Ducar- University of Pittsburgh Community Engagement
  • Nicholas Ricci- Patrick Lanigan Funeral Home
  • James Bendel- Crazy Horse Coffee/ PARCO dba. Integrity Slickline Services



  • Maggie Giel- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh

  • Felicia Robinson- A Peace of Mind

  • Sharnay Hearn Davis- Duquesne University Center for Catholic Faith & Culture



  • Mpande Mwape - UPMC Passavant

  • Alayna Astuto - Waynesburg University

Business and Finance


  • Serina Green - Signature Financial Planning

  • Justin Binion- Wells Fargo

  • Nelson Cooper- PNC Financial Services Group

Real Estate & Construction:


  • Shawn Smith- Smith Construction Company Management

  • Jackie Von Thun - Realty ONE Group Gold Standard

  • Julie Sebock- Clear Choice Enterprises

Science/ Engineering/ Production & Technology:


  • Christina Kramer- Range Resources

  • Eric Felix- National Robotics

  • Nikolas Sappie- Right Hand Technology Group


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