Board of Visitors

Invested in our success

GSPIA's Board of Visitors are distinguished in their fields and reflect the diverse career paths for our alumni. From federal to local governments, nonprofits to NGOs, the private sector to higher education, the Board of Visitors brings their expertise and insight to our strategic planning process. Each member provides both diversity and expertise relevant to all facets of the school.

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GSPIA Board of Visitors

Alison Bonebrake Esquea (MPA '99)
Vice President of Federal Affairs, Cambia Health Solutions

Sundaa Bridgett-Jones (MPIA '95)
Senior Associate Director, The Rockefeller Foundation

Betty Cruz (MPA ‘11)
President & CEO, World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh

Dan Flaherty (MPIA '99)
Bureau of Intelligence and Research, U.S. Department of State

Amy Forest (MPIA '85)
Program Officer, U.S. Department of State

Tony Fratto (BA Economics '88)
Managing Partner, Hamilton Place Strategies

Ellen D. Glover (MURP '78 - Board Chair)
Executive Vice President and Group Leader, ICF International, Retired

Andrew R. Hoehn (MPIA '86)
Senior Vice President for Research and Analysis, RAND Corporation

Robin Klaus (MPIA '67)
Former CEO, Club One; Chair, Planet Fitness; Former Chair, American Sports Institute

Nitin Madhav (MPIA '92, MPH '94)
Program Development Officer for Afghanistan, U.S. Agency for International Development 

Evelyn McGill (MPA '82)
Executive Director, Virginia Workers' Compensation Commission in Richmond 

Brandon Mendoza (MPA ‘11)
Executive Director, NAIOP Pittsburgh

Shelby Oakley (MPA '01)
Director of the Contracting and National Security Acquisitions team, Government Accountability Office

John Rogers (MPIA '85)
Senior Advisor and Board Leader

Beth Rossman (MPA '87)
Vice President, Global Government Relations — Aerospace, Honeywell, Retired

Kannu Sahni (MPPM ‘13)
Vice President of Community Affairs, Highmark Health and Allegheny Health Network

Christopher Shorter (MPA '04)
City Administrator, City of Baltimore  

Ken Zapinski (MPA '93)
Director of Research & Public Policy, Pittsburgh Works Together