The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Board of Advisors guides the college on matters concerning the educational and economic needs of the communities served by Pitt- Johnstown. The Board elicits and maintains public support for the institution and shall counsel the administrative officials of the college in the discharge of their respective functions.
Members of the Pitt-Johnstown Board of Advisors represent city and community leaders and Pitt-Johnstown alumni.
Thomas M. Kurtz '77, Chair
President and CEO, Windber Research Institute
Jodie Saylor Novak '84, Vice Chair
CEO, Conemaugh Health System
Richard A. Burkert
President & CEO, Johnstown Area Heritage Association
Verna M. Carter
Retired, ReMax Team Realtors
Jonna Contacos-Sawyer '83
President/Consulting Principal, HR Consultants, Inc.
Lana V. Custer '65
James C. Dewar
Retired, Owner and President, Dewar’s Car World
M. Mitchell Fetterolf '78
Vice President, Fetterolf Group, Inc.
The Honorable Linda Rovder-Fleming
Judge, Court of Common Pleas of Cambria County
Sean C. Isgan '82
President, CME Engineering
The Honorable David C. Klementik, Esq.
Judge, Court of Common Pleas of Somerset County
President and CEO, Laurel Holdings, Inc.
Ernest J. Mantini, DMD '79
Gary A. Minchau, DMD '69
Mark E. Pasquerilla
President, Pasquerilla Enterprises
Manager/Owner, Architectural Interiors
Daniel T. Perkins '74
President and CEO, MTS Technologies, Inc.
Jeffrey S. Philibin '88
Branch Manager, PrimeLending
Howard M. Picking III
Retired, CEO of Miller-Picking Company
Carl R. Sax '58
Retired, CFO of Kuchera Defense Systems
Edward J. Sheehan, Jr
President and CEO, Concurrent Technologies Corporation
Donato B. Zucco, PhD '59
Retired, Crown American
Ex Officio Members
Betty G. Black
Melvin Wingard, Richland Township
Gilbert E. Caroff, Esq. '52
The Honorable Bryan Barbin
E. Jeanne Gleason
The Honorable John N. Wozniak ‘78
Robert W. Hartnett, MD '56
The Honorable Frank Burns '99
Gerald R. Mock
George D. Zamias '53
Year indicates Pitt-Johnstown graduation class