The Forbes Funds Advisory Board

The Forbes Funds Advisory Board

The Forbes Funds Advisory Board is comprised of dedicated volunteers who are outstanding community leaders in our region drawn from nonprofit organizations, foundations, entrepreneurs, and corporations. Each Advisory Committee Member holds a three-year term and may be re-appointed.

  • Heather Arnet, CEO, Women and Girls Foundation
  • Sam Banerjee, Crossway Yield Partners
  • Henry J. Beukema, Executive Director, McCune Foundation
  • Susan Brownlee, Executive Director, Fine Foundation
  • Esther L. Bush, CEO, Urban League of Pittsburgh
  • John Camillus, Donald R. Beall Professor of Strategic Management, University of Pittsburgh, Katz School of Business
  • Michael Capsambelis, Product Management, Google
  • Marc K. Cherna, Director, Allegheny County, Department of Human Services
  • Estelle Comay, J.D., Marcus & Shapira
  • Michele Rone Cooper, Executive Director, McAuley Ministries
  • Luci Dabney, Executive Director, PACE
  • Jenna Date, Founder & Principal, Jenna Date Design
  • Karen Wolk Feinstein, President & CEO, Jewish Healthcare Foundation
  • Kevin P. Kearns, Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh, GSPIA
  • Ellen G. Kight, Community Member
  • Aradhna Oliphant, President & CEO, Leadership Pittsburgh
  • Phillip Pappas, Community Member
  • Robert B. Pease, Community Member
  • Margaret M. Petruska, Senior Director, Heinz Endowments
  • Brandi Phillips, CEO, Allegheny Health Choices
  • Walter Smith, Clinical Director, Allegheny County, Department of Human Services
  • Jane Werner, Executive Director, Children's Museum of Pittsburgh