For nearly four decades, Ken Blanchard has been recognized as a premier thinker and writer on leadership. He has authored approximately three dozen books, including The One Minute Manager, Raving Fans, and Gung Ho! He is also a prominent speaker and business consultant. Since coming to a personal faith in Jesus Christ, Ken has come to recognize Jesus as the greatest leadership role model of all time. In 1999, Ken co-founded The Center for Faithwalk Leadership, now better known as Lead Like Jesus, whose mission is "to glorify God by inspiring and equipping people to Lead Like Jesus."
Marcia Newman has spent the past 15 years of her life journey surrounded by servant-leaders. Beginning with a five-year tenure at the Greenleaf Center for Servant Leadership, she has had the opportunity to represent nationally known speakers, as well as do her own consulting,training and presenting in over 40 institutions around the country.
J. Christopher Donahue
President, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Federated Investors, Inc.
Kim Tillotson Fleming
Albert J. Neupaver
President and Chief Executive Officer, Wabtec Corporation
Former CEO, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Ken E. Smith
Former President & CEO, H.P. Maynard & Company; Executive Coach/Entrepreneur
Doris Carson Williams
President and CEO, African American Chamber of Western Pennsylvania
Dr. Cynthia Zurchin
Principal, Pittsburgh Schaeffer Primary, Pittsburgh Public Schools
Graduates of the Masters in Education in Reading have a 100% pass rate on the Reading Specialist Praxis Exam.