Board

Chair

Stephen Lackey, Vice Chairman (Ret.), BNY Mellon Pittsburgh

Vice Chairs

Joseph P. Gartner, Tax Senior Manager, Deloitte
Saleem Ghubril,
Executive Director, The Pittsburgh Promise
Margaret C. Gleason,
Partner, Jones Day
Daniel Simpson,
Former U.S. Ambassador

Secretary & Treasurer

Joseph P. Gartner, Tax Senior Manager, Deloitte

Directors

Alan L. Ackerman, Esq., Alan L. Ackerman, Esq. P.C.
Ariel C. Armony, PhD, Vice Provost for Global Affairs, Director, University Center for International Studies, University of Pittsburgh
Catherine Augustine, Director, Pittsburgh Office; Senior Policy Researcher, RAND Corporation
Barbara E. Barnes, M.D., M.S., Vice President of Sponsored Programs, Research Support, and Continuing Medical Education, UPMC
William F. Benter, Chairman and International CEO, Acusis
Larry S. Blair, Esq., CPA, Attorney-at-Law, Metz Lewis LLC
Kathleen Buechel, Executive Director, The Benter Foundation
Jean-Pierre Collet,
President, Consular Association of Pittsburgh
Les Dutka,
Founder and former CEO, Echo International
The Honorable Rich Fitzgerald,
Chief Executive, Allegheny County
Patrick Forster,
Partner, Healthcare Industries, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Lynette Horrell, Managing Partner, Ernst & Young LLP
Frank Li, Founder and CEO, Kailasa Capital Management
Paul Overby, Honorary Consul, Federal Republic of Germany
The Honorable William Peduto,
Mayor, City of Pittsburgh
John T. Ryan III,
Chairman of the Board, MSA Safety, Inc.
Lourdes Sánchez Ridge, Esq., 
Partner, Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP
Patrick Wallace,
President, Covington Investment Advisors, Inc.
James S. Wolf,
Founding Shareholder and Advisor, Motion Engine, Inc.

Directors Emeriti

*Alan H. Finegold, Esq., Law Offices of Alan H. Finegold
F. Worth Hobbs, Former President, Alcoa Foundation
The Honorable Dick Thornburgh, Former Attorney General of the United States
James M. Walton, Chairman, The Heinz Endowments

*Past Chair