Welcome new staff and board April–September 2022

Oct 7, 2022Articles

Over the past several months, Literacy Pittsburgh has welcomed a number of new staff and board members dedicated to helping our students to achieve better lives through learning.

New Board Members

Dr. Keely Barona | Carlow University

Ellen Duffield | Highmark Wholecare

Kevin Kinross | Carey Group

Katie O’Connor | Buchanan Ingersoll Rooney

Dr. Katy Rittle | Duquesne Light Company 

New Staff Members

Nora Andrews | ISAC Service Coordinator

Katie Hynes | ELL Instructor

Brenda Loving | Director of Human Resources

Maya Metzger | Squirrel Hill Program Coordinator

Kristen Sidorovich | Instructor

Nikki Simpson | Enrollment Coordinator

Terra Teets | College and Career Readiness Instructor

Julie Wiancko | English Language Learning Instructor

Literacy Pittsburgh (formerly Greater Pittsburgh Literacy Council) helps create better lives through learning. Recognized as a national leader in adult and family literacy, Literacy Pittsburgh is the largest provider of adult basic education in Allegheny and Beaver Counties. Last year, Literacy Pittsburgh helped some 5,000 individuals acquire the skills needed to reach their fullest potential in life and participate productively in their communities. Literacy Pittsburgh provides free, personalized instruction in workforce readiness, high school diploma test preparation, digital literacy, English language learning, math, reading, and family literacy through one-to-one and small class instruction. Founded in 1982, it serves local adults through numerous neighborhood locations and its Downtown Pittsburgh Learning Center.       

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