Board of Directors

Franco Harris,Chair
Member of the NFL Hall of Fame
Owner, Super Bakery Inc.
Anne Lewis,Vice Chair
Board Chair
Oxford Development Company
Kiya Tomlin,Treasurer
Founder & Custom Designer
Uptown Sweats by Kiya Tomlin
Debra Kline Demchak,Secretary
Community Leader
Maxwell King,Executive Committee
President & CEO
The Pittsburgh Foundation
Mark Laskow,Executive Committee
Managing Director
Greycourt & Co., Inc.
Chester R. Babst III
Babst Calland
Laurie Barkman
Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer
Burns White LLC
William Benter
Founder & Chairman
Joshua Devine
Fourth Economy Consulting
Anthony Hamlet, Ed.D.
Pittsburgh Public Schools
Kirk Johnson
Senior Vice President
Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
Thomas Lang
COO Treasury Management
PNC Financial Services
Pamela Little-Poole 
Community Leader
William Peduto
City of Pittsburgh
Jackie Perlow
Equal Justice Works Fellow
Education Law Center
Blake Ruttenberg
Executive Vice President
American Textile Company
Candi Castleberry Singleton
Vice President, Intersectionality, Culture, and Diversity
James Spencer
President & CEO
Ian Stewart
Former CEO of Treasury Services, BNY Mellon
Former Chairman, BNY Mellon Pennsylvania
James E. Taylor, Ph.D.
Chief Diversity, Inclusion, and Learning Officer
Vanessa Thompson
Project Lead, Strategic Initiatives & Outreach
Trying Together
Demetri N. Zervoudis
Senior Vice President
Saleem Ghubril
Executive Director
The Pittsburgh Promise
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