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May 10, 2018

La Roche College Board of Trustees Appoints New Member

PITTSBURGH, May 10, 2018 – John E. Napolitano recently joined the La Roche University Board of Trustees. 

Mr. Napolitano is the co-founder of The Lann Companies, a real estate management consultant firm. Since its creation in 1991, the firm has successfully integrated its investment analysis, leasing, property management, construction management and asset management services to provide cost-effective solutions to building owners. Currently The Lann Companies oversees a portfolio of five buildings with a value exceeding $40 million.

Mr. Napolitano’s interest in real estate began at the age of 10 as he helped his father build homes. Since then he has held numerous positions in the real estate industry and served four years in the United States Air Force. Mr. Napolitano’s career took off when he relocated to Washington, D.C., where he became a trusted leader in commercial real estate management. He earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration and management from La Roche University in 1981.

About La Roche University: A private liberal arts college in the North Hills of Pittsburgh, La Roche University offers more than 50 undergraduate majors, six graduate degree programs and one doctoral program, with particular strengths in education, business, criminal justice, psychology, and health and medical sciences as well as interior design and graphic design. This residential college provides a vibrant campus community for more than 1,500 men and women enjoying 30-plus student organizations and an exciting NCAA Div. III athletics program. Founded by the Sisters of Divine Providence in 1963, La Roche University embraces its Catholic heritage while welcoming people of all faiths and backgrounds. With a legacy of social justice and a commitment to international exchange, La Roche University educates students to be lifelong learners and achievers in an increasingly diverse and global society.