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Our Region’s Business features LPI: Building Pipeline of Regional Civic Leaders

Leadership Pittsburgh is building a pipeline of future civic leaders in our region through their Leadership Pittsburgh and Leadership Development Initiative. Program participants join the President and CEO of Leadership Pittsburgh, Aradhna Oliphant, to talk about the programs, its impact and how you can apply.


Special thank you to:

Bridget Daley, LDI XXIV


Buchanan Ingersoll and Rooney


Greg Jones, LP XXXIII

Executive Director

Economic Development South

Leadership Pittsburgh CEO to address Waynesburg University’s Class of 2017

Leadership Pittsburgh CEO to address Waynesburg University’s Class of 2017

Waynesburg University’s annual Baccalaureate and Commencement exercises will be held Sunday, April 30, on the campus of Waynesburg University. Rev. Dr. Daniel L. Migliore will serve as the Baccalaureate speaker, and Aradhna Oliphant will address the Class of 2017 as the Commencement speaker.

Both Oliphant and Migliore will be honored during the Commencement Ceremony with honorary degrees, Doctors of Humane Letters, for the ways in which their lives and personal missions relate to the mission of Waynesburg University.

The celebration will honor approximately 525 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students from the Waynesburg campus as well as the University’s additional centers in Cranberry, Monroeville and Southpointe.

Oliphant is delighted to share her commencement address with these future leaders of our region. To read more, please visit: http://www.waynesburg.edu/blog/leadership-pittsburgh-ceo-and-best-selling-author-to-address-class-of-2017

The Leader’s Brain

The Leader’s Brain

Great kickoff to the new partnership with CMU’s BrainHub at Leadership Pittsburgh’s Alumni Benefactor Appreciation event. Lots to learn about the Leader’s Brain from Dr. Tim Verstynen!

Leadership Pittsburgh Participants are UpPrize Finalists

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Leadership Pittsburgh Inc. is proud to have a number of graduates and current participants at the UpPrize Finalists Announcement this week. LP XXXIII participants, Leah Lizarondo, 412 Food Rescue and Greg Jones, Economic Development South, attended to represent their individual organizations which were both finalists in the Healthy Food category!

For more information on UpPrize and the finalists, please follow this link: http://triblive.com/local/allegheny/11950304-74/upprize-access-technology

(LPI alumni and participants pictured here: Lisa Birmingham, LP XXXIII, Lane Cigna, LP XXXII, Kate Dewey, LP VIII, Lauri Fink, LP XXVII, Rebecca Harris, LP XXVII, Vivien Li, LP XXXIII, Leah Lizarondo, LP XXXIII, Lafe Metz, LP XXXIII, Alka Patel, LDI VIII, LP XXXII, Jennie Zioncheck, LP XXXIII)

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2017 Champagne Luncheon Photos

Photography provided by: Rob Larson

Check out a few great photos from the 2017 Champagne Luncheon

Check out a few great photos from the 2017 Champagne Luncheon

Visit: http://triblive.com/lifestyles/fanfare/11761598-74/event-pittsburgh-2017 to take a look at some photos from the Pittsburgh Tribune Review’s coverage of the 2017 Champagne Luncheon

Before the ball drops…

Before the ball drops…

Please consider using one of the following ways to give to Leadership Pittsburgh Inc. by 11:59 PM on December 31st:

  • Making your donation online before the end of the year is the quickest way for us to put your tax-deductible dollars to work.
  • Mail a check to 650 Smithfield Street, Suite 1110, Pittsburgh, PA 15222.
  • Call 412-680-9363 with your credit card information
  • Donate via United Way by using our donor number, 1040147
  • Make a gift of stock by calling 412-680-9363.

Your charitable gift at the end of the year ensures a stronger pipeline of diverse and connected leadership for our region and its organizations.