Board of Directors

Catalyst Connection Board of Directors

Officers and Executive Committee Members

David L. Bonvenuto President – Oberg Industries, Inc. Chairperson

David Sweet President – Mecco Marking and Traceability Vice Chairperson

Nicolas Glorieux Partner – Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP Treasurer

George D. Dickos Partner – K&L Gates Secretary

Craig S. Heryford Partner – Gordon & Rees Secretary Emeritus


Lori Albright President Stellar Precision Components, Ltd.

Rebecca Bagley Vice Chancellor for Economic Partnerships University of Pittsburgh

Vicki Barbur Independent Consultant

Lawrence P. Barger Director, Pittsburgh Manufacturing & Distribution Group BDO USA, LLP

Gregory Boyer Senior Vice President – Corporate Banking S&T Bank

Peter Ferraro Principal CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Linda Froehlich Owner Ace Wire Spring & Form Co., Inc.

Patrick Gerity, PhD Independent Consultant

Ben Kessing Director of Manufacturing/Site Leader – Pittsburgh Haemonetics

Thomas E. Polacek Chief Operating Officer JWF Industries

Jason Rigone Executive Director Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation

Joel C. Ross President and Chief Executive Officer Universal Electric Corporation

David Ruppersberger President Pittsburgh Regional Alliance

Nadine Tripodi Owner and President Butler Technologies, Inc.

Judy Wojanis President Wojanis Supply Co., Inc.