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Board President
Dr. Paul F. Doerksen 

Associate Professor of Music Education
Duquesne University, Mary Pappert School of Music

Devin Cygnar

Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
Northwest Bank

Vice President
Dr. Sarah Tambucci 

Director (Retired)
Arts Education Collaborative

Chris Wiker

Assistant Corporate Controller


Bronwyn Banerdt: Cellist, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Stephen Botos: VP, Sales and Marketing, Aerotech

Dr. Kymberly Cruz: Senior Program Officer, Arts Education, Pittsburgh Public Schools

Dr. James Doyle: Chief Operating Officer, Environmental Charter School

Lee Saville-Iksic: Executive Director, Pittsburgh Youth Chorus

Lizz Helmsen: Managing Director, Carter

Susan Marriott: Senior Legal Counsel at HSBC

Ted Ruscitti: Founder and President, On-Air Research

Melissa Stephens Williamson: SVP Finance & Operations, HM Health Solutions

Dr. James Swindal: Professor, Henry Koren, C.S.Sp Endowed Chair in Scholarly Excellence
McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts

Duquesne University

Thomas Walters: Managing Director, World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh 

Jodi Weisfield: Executive Director of Development, Katz Graduate School of Business and CBA at University of Pittsburgh

Christopher J. Wiker: Assurance Manager, PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP


 Dr. Natalie Ozeas: Professor of Music Education, Director of Graduate Studies,
Carnegie Mellon University