The Propel Schools Foundation recently appointed four officers and welcomed two new members.
Stewart B. Barmen, Esq., community member and family law attorney will serve again as the President of the Board.
Linda Acheson Pool, community member, has served on the board for two years and will take on the role of the Vice President.
Thomas N. Canfield, community member, will again serve as the Treasurer.
Brendan W. Surma, community member and active Propel volunteer will function as the Secretary.
Jeremy Resnick, Executive Director of the Propel Schools Foundation and Co-Founder of Propel Schools is looking forward to working with and seeing all that these members will accomplish in their new roles.
Two new members, Heidi Bartholomew, Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Pittsburgh and Donald Huber, President of Allegheny Plywood have also joined the board this year. They will work alongside current members:
William J. Axtman, Partner, Jones Day
Roland J. Coston-Criswell, President of Coston-Criswell Enterprise
Joshua Cotherman- President, Algorithym
Ilana Diamond – Managing Director, AlphaLab Gear
Ann Dugan – Senior Managing Director, Family Office Exchange
Jamie Egan – Senior Vice President, Parker/Hunter Asset Management
David Fair – Founder and Principal, D2 Manufacturing and Business Solutions LLC
Marcia C. Kelson – Partner, Jones Day
Patrick J. Kenny – Director of Marketing, PPG Industries, Inc.
Patricia Cepko Polansky – Director, Technology for Consultants Alliance, LLC
Stephen G. Robinson – Managing General Partner, Pittsburgh Equity Partners
Kiron Skinner, PhD – Director, International Relations and Politics Program, Carnegie Mellon University