Board of Directors

Meet the board of the Penn Hills Community Development Corporation.

Shawn Kerestus, President

Shawn is the president of the Penn Hills Community Development Corporation.

Term expires: December 31, 2021

Ciaolinn Ertel, Vice President

Ciaolinn is a systems engineer, professional photographer, retired air traffic controller, and a commercial pilot. She is also a board member of the Steel-City Stonewall Democrats, and Thomas Merton Center.  Parent to two lovely adult children, 2 canine fur babies, and 1 feline fur baby.  Passions are photography, violin, and animals.

Term Expires: December 31, 2020

Rebecca Zimmerman, Secretary

Bio coming soon.

Term Expires: December 31, 2021

Ray Luncher, Treasurer

Bio coming soon.

Term Expires: December 31, 2021

Jim Beck

Bio coming soon.

Term Expires: December 31, 2022

Felix Catlin

Bio coming soon.

Term Expires: December 31, 2020

Kathy Kacza

Kathleen is Director of Operations at Compassionate Care Hospice and past President and Vice President of the PHCDC. She is serving out her term on the board as a community liaison and membership advocate endevoring to mirror the diversity found in our community.

Term Expires: December 31, 2022

Jean Meyer

Jean is a retired teacher who, during her forty years of teaching, earned a Masters degree in Special Education and taught every subject except higher math and physics. She is primarily responsible for the planning of our quarterly membership meetings. A PHCDC member for over 10 years, Jean believes in Penn Hills and has dedicated herself to its improvement.

Term Expires: December 31, 2020

Alan Waldron

Alan is a software designer and developer at Build in Motion. He is in charge of the PHCDC website and marketing initiatives, and also manages the PHCDC's relationship with the Allegheny Conference and their Strengthening Communities Partnership.

Term Expires: December 31, 2022