Variety Board Officers

Michael L. Schneck, Chair (Altair Management Partners)
Deborah L. Rice-Johnson, President (Highmark, Inc.)
Jessica A. Galardini, First Vice President (JRG Advisors)
Gerald F. MacCleary, VP of Development (Covestro LLC)
Todd M. Edmunds, VP of Development (Interphase Medical Equipment)
Joyce A. Bender, VP of Governance (Bender Consulting Services, Inc.)
Dominic M. Sgro, VP of Programs (AFSCME District Council 83)
Mark S. Brennan, Treasurer (Clearview Federal Credit Union)
Donald J. Vidic, Secretary (Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy)

Directors at Large

Mary Ann Eisenreich (Community Liaison)
Andrew Fisher (CIM Investment Management, Inc.)
Christine Kobus (Community Liaison)
Robert Kozel (Arsenal Resources)
Thomas Little (Highmark, Inc.)
Keith Loiselle (CDL Nuclear Technologies, Inc.)
Brian Martin, DMD (Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC)
Joseph Mycka (Federated Investors)
Mark Pittman, CFP (Pittman Priola & Associates)
Roy Powell, Esq. (Jones Day)
Barry Sebring (Sebring & Associates)
Brian Tarquinio (UBS Financial Services)
Jeffrey Troutman, CTP (PNC)
Larry Wargo (Community Liaison)
David Wessel (Power Pros)
Al Williams (Dollar Bank)
Charles LaVallee, Ex-Officio

Advisory Board Members

Todd Berkey (Edgar Snyder & Associates)
Rick Bloomingdale (PA AFL-CIO)
William Brooks (Pittsburgh Building & Construction Trades Council)
Andrea Carelli (PNC)
G. Nicholas Casey, Jr. (West Virginia Governor’s Office)
Joseph Cieply (Highmark, Inc.)
William Fera, MD (Deloitte)
Brendan Kenny (Altair Management Partners)
Joshua Kopp (PNC Bank)
Tyler Laughlin (Pa. Chamber of Commerce)
Robert Mill (Community Liaison)
Kurt Miller (Community Liaison)
Edmund Ricci, PhD, Ed. (University of Pittsburgh)
Scott Roller (Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy)
Rich Stanizzo, Jr. (Pittsburgh Building & Construction Trades Council)
Gary Truitt (Community Liaison)
Randy Vulakovich (Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC)


Charles LaVallee

Chief Executive Officer

Patti Ferraro

Office Manager & Executive Assistant

Lois Kirk

Finance Manager


Shayna MacCleary

Programs & Special Events Manager

Zach Marsh

Community Relations Manager

Carly Thornlow

Grants & Programs Manager