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Board of Directors

Board President
Dr. Paul F. Doerksen 

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

Melissa Stephens Williamson

Chief Financial Officer / Chief Operating Officer
HM Health Solutions


Bronwyn Banerdt: Cellist, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Stephen Botos: VP, Sales and Marketing, Aerotech

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

Dr. Michael J. Warren: Assistant Principal, Pittsburgh King K-8

Christopher J. Wiker: Assistant Corporate Controller, Kennametal

Dr. Cheldon Williams: Associate Director of Bands and Director of Athletic Bands, West Virginia University School of Music


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