LA ROCHE COLLEGE APPOINTS NEW MEMBERS TO THE COLLEGE’S BOARD OF TRUSTEES
PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania (October 24, 2011) — La Roche College announces the appointment of nine new members to the College’s distinguished Board of Trustees. The new members are as follows: Bradley J. Franc, Esquire, Houston Harbaugh, P.C., Pittsburgh, PA; Patrick J. DeCourcy of Gibsonia, PA, retired from ATI Allvac; Angela J. Longo, Executive Director, Lydia’s Place, Pittsburgh, PA; Karen D. Watson, Senior Consultant, Yanni Partners, Pittsburgh, PA; Evelyn D. Perrett, National Account Manager, PPG Industries, Pittsburgh, PA; James F. Getz, Jr., Vice President, Federated Investors, Jacksonville, FL; Peter Gonzalez, Principal, Blitz X Performance Instruments, McMurray, PA; Robert J. Howard, President, Crown Management Group, Crown, PA and Lee W. Baierl, President, Baierl Automotive, Inc., Wexford, PA.
Upon recommendation of the Executive Committee of the Board, the full Board votes on an individual’s appointment. There are 36 members of the Board of Trustees, excluding the trustees emeriti.
For more information, please contact Mary Beth Fetchko, Secretary of the Board, and General Counsel at 412.536.1047 or MaryBeth.Fetchko@laroche.edu.
About La Roche College: A private, Catholic, co-educational college north of Pittsburgh founded by the Sisters of Divine Providence in 1963, La Roche welcomes students of all religions, ethnic origins and talents. Undergraduates may choose from more than 50 majors, including the top 10 majors most in demand among today’s college students. La Roche combines a quality educational experience with clubs, athletics, social and community volunteer activities, spiritual well-being and more to prepare students for life in a constantly changing global society.