Our Board

Urban Innovation21 is a consortium of local anchor institutions, government, corporations, non-profit organizations and charitable foundations. Our board of directors is comprised of C-Suite executives that represent their respective organizations. The members of the Urban Innovation21 public-private not only provide governance over the organization but also provide financial support.

Rick Adams

Assistant Vice President
Center for Learning,Community College of Allegheny County

Scott Izzo

Richard King Mellon Foundation

Bridget Mancosh

Senior Vice President for Finance and Operations Point Park University

Jeffrey Anderson

Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
Hill House Association

Scott Lammie

CFO UPMC Health Plan and Senior VP UPMC Insurance Services Division

Matthew Mohn

Partner Reed Smith

Mary Beth Ford

Executive Director of Corporate Relations
Duquesne University

Tom Link

Director, Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh

Bob Starzynski

Director of Business Development
Innovation Works

Robert Hurley

Allegheny County Department of Economic Development

Michael Matesic

Chief Executive Officer
Idea Foundry

Dan Taylor

Vice President
PNC Bank