Board of Trustees 2018-2019

Margaret Armen '69

Chief Executive Officer
Micro Credit NOW, Virginia                                   

Sister Gilmary Bauer, RSM

Assistant Professor, Religious Studies
University of Detroit Mercy, Michigan 

Senator Michele Brooks

R - 50th Senatorial District
Pennsylvania Senate 

Sister Helen Marie Burns, RSM, PhD (Vice Chair, Mission)

Performing Catholic Identity
Trinity Health, Livonia, MI

Rosario (Russ) Caggiano

Director of Sales, Great Lakes Region
Microsoft 

Stephen Casey

President
Stephen Casey Architects                                                                                                                                                           

Sister JoAnne Courneen, RSM 

Sisters of Mercy
New York, Pennsylvania, Pacific West Community 

Dorothy A. Davis, Esq. '78 (Chair)

Member
Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC 

Bryan DiLucente (Treasurer)

Managing Director
LitCon Group, LLC 

William J. Gatti

President
Trek Development 

John K. Gisleson, Esq.

Partner
Morgan Lewis LLC

Jeanne Gleason '60                                                        

Former Board Chair, Carlow University
Community Leader                                                                                               

Deborah Rice Johnson '09

President
Highmark, Inc.                                                                                               

Larry Karnoff, Esq.

Principal
Larry Karnoff Consulting 

Holly Lorenz, RN, MSN

Chief Nurse Executive
UPMC 

Marcia Martin

Vice President
Gateway Health Plan 

Caitlin McLaughlin

Executive Vice President and Director of Talent and Total Rewards
The PNC Financial Services Group  

Mary C. McGinley, Esq. (Secretary)

Partner
Meyer, Unkovic and Scott, LLP 

James H. McTiernan

Area Vice President
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.

Suzanne K. Mellon, PhD

President
Carlow University 

Ana Maria Mieles

Director/Partner
Cohen & Grigsby, PC                                                    

Arlene Morris '74

Chief Executive Officer
Willow Advisors, LLC, South Carolina 

Thomas J. Nist

Senior Vice President, Senior Client Advisor
The Huntington National Bank          

Suzanne Paone, MBA, DHA, RHIA

President
Innovation Advising LLC

A. William Schenck, III (Vice Chair)

Vice Chairman
TriState Capital Bank 

Janet Simon, PhD '67

Executive Director / Superintendent (retired)
Western PA School for Blind Children 

Morton Stanfield '04

Vice President
Dollar Bank 

Nancy L. Stuever, EdD, RN '73

Chair, Graduate Nursing Programs (retired) 
Marian University, Wisconsin 

Anna Bamonte Torrance, Esq.

Secretary for External Affairs
Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh                                                                                               

Sister Julia Upton, RSM, PhD

Provost Emerita and Distinguished Professor Of Theology
St. Johns University, New York 

Guhan Venkatu

Group Vice President, Regional Analysis & Outreach
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

Sister Susan Welsh, RSM '70

President
Pittsburgh Mercy Health System                                                                                               

Representative Jake Wheatley, Jr.

D-19th Legislative District
Allegheny County 

George R. Whitmer

Executive Vice President
Public Finance
PNC Financial Services Group 

Lois A. Wholey, Esq.                                             

Director of Development
Pittsburgh Ballet Theater

Trustees Emeritae/ti


Michele R. Atkins '82

Former Board Chair, Carlow University
Consultant
Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA)             

Judith M. Davenport, DMD

Former Board Chair, Carlow University
Private Dental Practice (retired

Sister Anna Marie Goetz, RSM '62

Sisters of Mercy-Pittsburgh                                                                                               

Helen Hanna Casey

Former Board Chair, Carlow University
CEO, Howard Hanna Real Estate Services 

Paula J. Hasbach

Tax Director (retired
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 

Sister Patricia Mary Hespelein, RSM

Former Board Chair, Carlow University

Elsie H. Hillman ✝ 

Pittsburgh Philanthropist

Kevin P. Kearns, PhD

Professor, GSPIA
University of Pittsburgh 

Karen Dunn Kelley

Under Secretary of Commerce for Economic Affairs
and Acting Deputy Secretary of Commerce
U. S. Department of Commerce 

Eileen McConomy

Former Board Chair, Carlow University
Community Leader 

George L. Pry

Former Board Chair, Carlow University
Executive Vice President
Pittsburgh Technical College 

Theresa A. Scotti

Area President Emerita (retired) 
Gallagher Fiduciary Advisors 

Sister Jane Scully, RSM '39 ✝ 

Former President, Carlow University                                                                                               

Mary Ann Sestili, PhD '61

Health Sciences Consultant
Potomac, MD

Regina D. Stover

Senior Vice President (retired
BNY Mellon              

Sister Patricia Whalen, RSM

Registrar (retired) 
Mercyhurst University
Erie, PA 

David R. Williams

Executive Vice President (retired
H. J. Heinz Company 

Sister Judith Worden, RSM '61

Vice Principal (retired) 
Bishop Canevin High School 

Presidents Emeritae

Sister Grace Ann Geibel, RSM, PhD, ’61  
Mary E. Hines, PhD 
Sister Jane Scully, RSM, ’39 

 

 deceased