• 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. 

2020-21 Board of Directors

Don Belt, Board President

Chief Investment Officer, Hefren-Tillotson

Katie Love, Secretary

Chatham Financial; PUCS Parent

Kyle Balliet

Financial Advisor, Shorebridge Wealth Management; PUCS Alumnus

Matthieu Croce

Manager Internal Audit, USAA

Jay Gilmer

Project manager, City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Safety and attorney; Former PUCS parent

Lee Scott

Director of Staff Services, Coalition for Christian Outreach

David Stehouwer

Teacher, Environmental Charter School; Former PUCS Teacher

Charity Wahrenberger

Nonprofit Leader

Cynthia M. Wallace, EdD

Executive Pastor, Bible Center Church; Executive Director, The Oasis Project

Randy Woods

Retired contractor, owner of rental properties and innkeeper; Former PUCS parent and current PUCS grandparent

Anita Woolley

Associate Professor, Carnegie Mellon University; PUCS Parent