Pittsburgh Technical Council

2020 Finalists

2020 Finalists

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2020 FINALISTS

CIO Finalists | CISO Finalists | Rising Star Finalists

CIO Choice Award Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

  • Christopher Kowalsky, Adjunct Professor of Information Technology Management; IT Management/Leadership Mentor; CIO, CISO, and Risk Management Coach, Carnegie Mellon University


CIO Finalists
Category: Government/Non-Profit (click link to read bios)

      • John Cassidy, Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh
      • Ryan Conover, Oncology Nursing Society (ONS)
      • Jeffrey Devlin, Port Authority of Allegheny County
      • Greg Dumont, Carlow University
      • Katherine Karolick, Allegheny County Airport Authority
      • Rich Wilkie, Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)


Category: Megabyte (click link to read bios)

      • Mangal Anandan, First Insight, Inc.
      • Ron Baxter, J.V. Manufacturing
      • Dena Ghilani, SESCO Enterprises
      • Jason James, Net Health
      • Cindy Lesker, Kurt J. Lesker Company
      • Richard Mackey, Intalere


Category: Gigabyte (click link to read bios)

      • Carlos Correa, PANTHERx Rare Pharmacy
      • Craig Dean, Orrick
      • Roger Lutz, Butler Health System
      • Michael Smetana, Michael Baker International


Category: Terabyte (click link to read bios)

      • Cisco Sanchez, FedEx Ground
      • Rick Smith, Wabtec Corporation


CISO Finalists
Category: Education/Non-Profit (click link to read bios)

      • Mary Ann Blair, Carnegie Mellon University
      • Robert Buckingham, Presbyterian SeniorCare Network
      • Jim Mahony, Robert Morris University


Category: Public Company (click link to read bios)

      • Jay Saludis, 84 Lumber
      • Ryan Shaw, Arconic
      • Justin Swanson, Careform



Rising Star Finalists
(click link to read bios)

    • Jim Bisti, MSA Safety 
    • Angela Foglia, Howmet Structure Systems
    • John Kotchey, Dollar Bank
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