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  • About Pittsburgh Urban Christian School

Board of Directors

PUCS is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of parents, community leaders, and business professionals.  The Board meets bimonthly to provide accountability and guidance regarding vision, budget, and educational priorities.

The Board of Directors is responsible for establishing policies, approving budgets, overseeing the raising of scholarship and operating funds, managing staff contracts, finalizing class sizes, and the monitoring of the overall direction of the school. The PUCS Association approves board members. 

2023-24 Board of Directors

Jim Stout, Board President
Principal Consultant at Luminous Institute

Jay Gilmer, Vice President
Project Manager, City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Safety and Attorney; Former PUCS Parent

Elisabeth Moyer, Secretary
PUCS Parent

Ryan Teeter, Treasurer
Accounting Professor, University of Pittsburgh; PUCS Parent

Nicole Cerilli
BNY Mellon

Fairlight Lower
PUCS Parent

Sean Purcell
CCO; Former PUCS Parent

Joshmin Ray
Carnegie Mellon University, Former PUCS Teacher

Cynthia Vanholten-Dixon
BNY Mellon

David Woods
General Contractor, PUCS Parent, PUCS Alumnus