Meet Our Leaders

Get to know our Advisory Board.


Members of TALI’s Advisory Board provide guidance and support to ensure that our efforts are in line with the strategic mission.

Robert O. Agbede


Vice Chairman
Hatch Chester

Bill Bates


Adjunct Professor
Carnegie Mellon University

Former Pittsburgh Chapter President & Founder
National Organization of Minority Architects

Esther Bush


President and CEO
Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh

Dr. Latika D. Davis-Jones


Senior Director of Behavioral Health
Gateway Health

2019 Cohort Member

Marlon Ferguson


Regional Director/SWPA
Office of U.S. Senator Bob Casey

2019 Cohort Member

David Finegold


President
Chatham University

Rhonda Fischer


Chief Operating Officer
Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University

William Generett, Jr., ESQ.


Senior Vice President, Office of Civic Engagement and External Relations
Duquesne University

Dan Groves


Vice President, Culture and Engagement
Koppers, Inc.

Dr. Chris Howard


President
Robert Morris University

Steffanie Jasper


SVP, Senior Operational Risk Officer for Technology, Security and HR
PNC

2019 Cohort Member

Dr. Margaret Larkins-Pettigrew


SVP/Chief Clinical Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer
Highmark Health and Allegheny Health Network

Mark Lewis


President and CEO
Poise Foundation

Myah Moore Irick


Senior Vice President and Private Wealth Manager
The Irick Group

Aradhna M. Oliphant


President and CEO
Leadership Pittsburgh

Sabrina Saunders


President and CEO
Vibrant Pittsburgh

Dr. Edie Shapira


Board Chair
Pittsburgh Foundation

Dr. Walter Smith


Psychologist

Andrea Stanford


Vice President, Pittsburgh Regional Manager
BNY Mellon

James E. Taylor, Ph.D.


Chief Diversity, Inclusion & Learning Officer
UMPC

Doris Carson Williams


President & CEO
African American Chamber of Commerce of Western PA

Get to Know Us

Meet the executives that provide advice and guidance on  TALI's strategic direction.