Board Members

The Economic Growth Connection of Westmoreland (EGC) is a private, non-profit economic development corporation formed in January 2000. The EGC is membership based and governed by a board of directors.

EGCW Board Members



Chad Amond Walter J. Moorhead
Product Evaluation Systems, Inc.
Don Clair
Magellan Health
David Omatick
FirstEnergy – West Penn Power
Peter Cooper
Cooper Trading Inc.
Michael Pauly
Ventana USA
Bruce Corna
R.B.J. Partners
Nick Pfugh
Kennametal Inc.
Jason Corna
Edgewater Realty
Dr. Gennaro Piraino, Jr. 
Superintendent Franklin Regional School District
Dr. Mary Finger
Seton Hill University
Paul Puleo
Diocese of Greensburg
Lisa Frederick
Unity Printing
Jason Rigone
Westmoreland County Industrial Development Corporation
Dr. Robert Gregerson
University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg
Randy Roadman
Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County
Kevin Jansma
PNC Bank
Jim Sammarone
Citizens Bank
Kristen Kaib
Community Bank
Mark Smail
Smail Auto Group
Marcy J. Karasek
Somerset Trust Company
Dr. Kevin Snider
Penn State University New Kensington
Ed Kilkeary, Sr.
L.J. Aviation
John Sphon
Excela Health
John Kline
Mid Penn Bank
Dr. Tuesday Stanley
Westmoreland  College
Nancy Kukovich
Adelphoi Education, Inc.
Scott A. Tarabek
Elliott Group
Ralph Liberatore
Three Rivers Orthopaedic & Spine Products Inc.
Fr. Paul Taylor
Saint Vincent College
Dr. Robert Mayfield
Stacey Winfield
S&T Bank
Kyle Metsger
Agile Space Industries

Executive Committee

Chairman Kevin Jansma
Vice Chairman Peter Cooper
Secretary Michael Pauly
Treasurer Jason Rigone
At Large Member Marcy Karasek
At Large Member John Sphon
At Large Member Tuesday Stanley
*President & CEO James L. Smith
*Assistant Secretary Kyle Martin
*Assistant Secretary Tina Petroy


James J. Conte
Phone: 724-539-3511
Fax: 724-539-3527

1004 Ligonier Street
Latrobe, PA  15650